Folder Magazine Presale + announcing John Ashbery's Litany!
Folder Magazine Presale + announcing John Ashbery's Litany!

This project has already launched.

Announcing!

FOLDER is accepting preorders for its first print volume!

FOLDER 1 will include all issues October 2015 to December 2016. It will be printed by McNaughton & Gunn in an edition of 700 and hand-numbered.

Contains issues from Walter Ancarrow, John Ashbery, T.M. De Vos, Robert Fernandez, Jeffrey Grunthaner, Jeremy Allan Hawkins, Paul Killebrew, Amy King, Justin Kuritzkes, Aditi Machado, Gillian McCain, Kit Schluter, Ethan Stebbins, Monica Youn, and a final unpublished material of Daisy Aldan's.

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Additionally!

On November 16, NYC's the Poetry Project will present the theatrical world premiere of John Ashbery's "Litany" in collaboration with FOLDER and performance group Small Theaters Around The Country in the sanctuary at St. Mark's Church in the East Village.

We are here previewing a few special items being prepared for that event:

A small number of signed copies of John Ashbery's new book Commotion of the Birds, out November 1.

Three broadsides with excerpts from "Litany" being prepared by three artist/printer teams:

Dara Cerv and NSFW Presse
Todd Colby and Richard O'Russa
                       or
Christine Hou and Damask Press.

There will be 40 copies of each design printed. We are making 5 of each available for preorder for $20!

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What is FOLDER?

FOLDER is a poetry journal which presents the work of one poet monthly.
All content will live in our online home in perpetuity as well as in one-time yearly print runs of 700 copies printed by McNaughton & Gunn and hand-numbered.

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What is a broadside?

As Wikipedia has it: "A broadside is a large sheet of paper printed on one side only. Historically, broadsides were posters, announcing events or proclamations, or simply advertisements. Today, broadside printing is done by many smaller printers and publishers as a fine art variant, with poems often being available as broadsides, intended to be framed and hung on the wall."

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Dara Cerv Sample  

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Todd Colby Sample

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Christine Hou Sample

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Thank you for joining us!
Please do share with friends you think would enjoy!
We look forward to being with you November 16.

 

 

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