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January 13th, 2016|

A Season In Hell: Winter Subscription Receive new Action Books titles: This Blue Novel by Valerie Mejer Caso trans. Michelle Gil-Montero Ashagalomancy by Abraham Smith Plus a pre-release copy of: Cheer Up, Femme Fatale by Kim Yideum  trans. Ji yoon [...]

Kim Yideum, Cheer Up, Femme Fatale

January 13th, 2016|

Poetry, Translation, Korean Literature Studies ISBN: 9780989804899 Release Date: February 2016 $12 "In Kim Yideum's elegant and grotesque poetry, objective cool, violence and despairing megalomania all rage with the crystal-clear bitterness of vulnerability. When you read her beautiful, terrifying poems, [...]

“Talking About What We Don’t Talk About”

September 1st, 2015|

At the Poetry Foundation, Amy King hosts a roundtable discussion on race and avant-garde poetry with Eunsong Kim, Action Books author Lucas de Lima, Hoa Nguyen, Héctor Ramírez, Metta Sáma, and Nikki Wallschlaeger. "Whether at the top or bottom rung [...]

Early reviews of Aase Berg’s Hackers

August 27th, 2015|

From Jönköpings Posten, by Björn Kohlström: Aase Berg is not only one of Sweden’s most readable poets, but also one of the most important. Since her first book, Hos Rådjur (1997) she has written hard, compressed poetry, full of alliteration [...]