KFB POETRY LAB new news poet poetry reading very winter

The Absence of Zero


“Or waking in an empty house valuing solitude”

Starting Tuesday February 4, 7:00pm at knife | fork | book and continuing for one evening each of the next three weeks, R. KOLEWE will be reading through The Absence of Zero, a long poem about time, memory, loss, and the continuing mess of the long 20th century, which will be published in 2021 (Book*hug).

FOUR LIMITED EDITION The Absence of Zero BROADSIDES designed by the poet. [one on sale for each week of the event]


R. KOLEWE The Absence of Zero

Unabridged manuscript. Work in progress. Read in its entirety by the poet.

FEBRUARY TUES 4, 11, 18, WEDS 26 7PM

k | f | b MEZZANINE

Artscape Youngplace 180 Shaw Street

By Kirby

Poet. Book Fairy. Publisher knife | fork | book

One reply on “The Absence of Zero”

[…] A little over a year ago, KFB made a commitment to create settings to listen/hear a poet’s work in its entirety, whether workshopped as a work-in-progress, or a finished piece. Cover 2 Cover debuts here with a complete reading of poet, AARON TUCKER‘s long poem CATALOGUE D’OISEAUX, published by Book*hug Press, 2021, recorded 30 May 2021, in Kirby’s home, engineered by R. Kolewe. […]


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