VENICE @ CROSS-CULTURAL POETICS
ROSSELLI ROUNDTABLE AL TEATRO PALLADIUM
ROSSELLI ROUNDTABLE AL TEATRO PALLADIUM

Poetitaly: ‘Esili’ Dopo il successo di Poetitaly al Corviale, lunedì 23 febbraio inizia POETITALY al PALLADIUM con ESILI Mariella Mehr, Mariangela Gualtieri, Gian Maria Annovi e Laura Pugno In scena la poesia con i nuovi appuntamenti di Poetitaly: cinque date dal 23 febbraio all’8 giugno 2015 Nell’ambito della ricca programmazione di RAP-Roma Action Poetry. La […]

VENICE @ CROSS-CULTURAL POETICS
VENICE @ CROSS-CULTURAL POETICS

Last month I had the pleasure and honor of speaking at length with Leonard Schwartz, poet, professor at Evergreen College, and host of the pathbreaking radio program Cross-Cultural Poetics, about Killing the Moonlight: Modernism in Venice. PennSound, the online archive hosted by the University of Pennsylvania, now has these radio programs posted, ready to be […]

GOLD REVOLUTION
GOLD REVOLUTION

Gold revolution performance di Francesca Grilli 3 falchi, 14 testi sulla rivoluzione, 7 poeti — 3 falcons, 14 texts on revolution, 7 poets poesie di/poems by: Laura Cingolani, Sara Davidovics, Fabio Lapiana, Marco Giovenale, Tommaso Ottonieri Jonida Prifti, Jennifer Scappettone Testi a cura di/Texts curated by Stefania Tutino e Laura Cingolani All’interno della biblioteca dell’Accademia […]

PENNSOUND ITALIANA!
PENNSOUND ITALIANA!

I am very excited to say that I’ve been working hard over the past months on a big project for PennSound: curating a new section of the archive devoted to contemporary Italian poetry. Stay tuned for our initial launch! Sono molto felice di annunciare che negli ultimi mesi ho lavorato (con l’aiuto dei miei colleghi […]

ROSSELLI & LIMINALITY TO THE AVANT-GARDE @ LANA TURNER
ROSSELLI & LIMINALITY TO THE AVANT-GARDE @ LANA TURNER

Sandra Simonds and Cathy Wagner respond to my translations of Amelia Rosselli in Locomotrix (footnotes and all!)—in a brilliant conversation about what it means to be marginal within the avant-garde—as part of Lana Turner‘s excellent issue #7. The issue also includes several of my translations from Document (1966-1973). Check it out—and buy the hard copy! […]

writingactivism: Rachel Levitsky introducing Jennifer Scappetone for The Pratt MFA in Writing Activisms Lecture and Reading series… “Part of my desire to write this book was my need to kill the avant garde… ” Jennifer explained. Souvenir of November. writingactivism: Rachel Levitsky introducing Jennifer Scappetone for The Pratt MFA in Writing Activisms Lecture and Reading […]

NEOSUPREMATIST WEBTEXTS @ DUSIE
NEOSUPREMATIST WEBTEXTS @ DUSIE

Marthe Reed has curated a new issue of Dusie devoted to “Ecopoethos: Writing and Art.” I’ve got a broadside of Neosuprematist Webtexts (my 2009 collaboration with spiders, lenses, and light) in the mix alongside work by Marcella Durand, Lily Hoang, Jen Hofer, Angie Hume, Brenda Iijima, Bhanu Kapil, Sueyeun Juliette Lee, Michelle Naka Pierce, Deborah […]

KILLING THE MOONLIGHT IN CHICAGO
KILLING THE MOONLIGHT IN CHICAGO

        Please join me for a discussion of Killing the Moonlight: Modernism in Venice, which is hot off the presses from Columbia University Press, with the remarkable scholars of modernism Maud Ellmann and Rebecca West. The event will take place at Chicago’s legendary Seminary Co-op Bookstore this Monday, 11/10/14, at 6 pm. I’ll […]

PLACES FOR POETRY AT SIBILA
PLACES FOR POETRY AT SIBILA

Obrigada a Régis Bonvicino for including me in the interview sessions with contemporary poets hosted by the Brazilian journal Sibila. The series includes phenomenal writers from all over: Nanni Balestrini, Liliane Giraudon, Josely Vianna Baptista, Maggie O’Sullivan, and on and on… Sibila‘s premise: Contemporary places for poetry There are plenty of moments in our current life […]

November BLTSalon
November BLTSalon

from bltsalonthebomb: Sun., Nov. 2nd @ 7P Brooklyn, NY Co-curated by Jennifer Scappettone, woot! with Amber Atiya Corina Copp  Brenda Coultas  Tonya Foster Julie Ezelle Patton Jennifer Scappettone Maria Stabio Mónica de la Torre W/ guidance & ukelele from Irish Cushing Hosted by Montana. BYOB. Please contact bltsalonthebomb for address.

WRITING ACTIVISMS
WRITING ACTIVISMS

I’m so delighted to be speaking and reading at Pratt’s pioneering new MFA program in writing in early November about pre-Pandoran fantasy and forms of vengeful obsolescence from modernism forward. By way of writingactivism: Electric Moonlight and Undead Tides: Woman, Decadence, and Modernism Wednesday, Nov. 5th 7:15-8:15 Engineering 307, 3rd Floor Engineering Bldg.    

LIGATURES: AUTHORS & ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION
LIGATURES: AUTHORS & ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION

Ligatures: Authors and Artists in Conversation celebrates the literary and visual arts and the interection between the two. You can expect to learn more about these four phenomenal artists and their work as poets, translators, performers, and scholars, but this event also celebrates you and your questions. Through conversation with the audience and one another, […]


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