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KOLEWE SUTHERLAND LUKASHEVSKY

THIS SAT | #KFBFWW View this post on Instagram A new KFB chapbook launching this sat feb 2. 2:30 – 4:30. @knifeforkbook A post shared by alex lukashevsky (@mr.jo.bangles) on Jan 30, 2019 at 2:47pm PST “Come join.” 2 FEB 3PM* #KFBFWW KFB CHAPBOOK LAUNCH R. KOLEWE SILENCE, THEN  w/KATE SUTHERLAND  BEASTS OF THE SEA + SPECIAL MUSICAL GUEST ALEX […]

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Poets. The heart. The energy. The soul of KFB. NOW ENTERING OUR 5TH YEAR knife | fork | book Poetry. Well-served. Announcing… | ˈfəːtʌɪl | : KFB SUBSCRIPTION SERIES of New + Inventive Ideas | ˈfəːtʌɪl | fertile • producing many new and inventive ideas: her fertile imagination. [OED] Welcome to | ˈfəːtʌɪl | KFB is intensely interested in the new, new forms, ephemera, […]

KFB PRESS

With a passion for simple design and good work, knife | fork | book has been publishing poetry chapbooks since 2017. “Our aim,” says KFB’s publisher Kirby, “is to serve the book,” tending to the beauty of the book in hand. In 2019, KFB launched a second imprint, What Queer Reading [wQr], edited by Fan […]

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KIRBY “BEDTIME POEMS”

19 |03 MARK STRAND The Buried Melancholy of the Poet from ALMOST INVISIBLE (Knopf, 2012) 20 |03 NORMA COLE Still Today from FATE NEWS (Omnidawn, 2018) 21|03 ROXANNA BENNETT Intake Questionnaire from UNMEANINGABLE (Gordon Hill Press, 2019) Take 2 22|03 CARL PHILLIPS Overheard, Under A Dark Enchantment from PALE COLORS IN A TALL FIELD (FSG, […]

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The Absence of Zero

LISTENING SERIES | NEW WORKS “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 […]

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“May you be free of suffering.”

Homecoming. Poet ROXANNA BENNETT returns to KFB with her second full-length collection, UNMEANINGABLE, part of the launch debut of the new Gordon Hill Press. Bennett’s KFB chapbook, Unseen Garden was recently nominated for the bpNichol Chapbook Award, here more grandly realized in what poet Hoa Nguyen describes as “An astonishing collection.” KFB created a numbered […]

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KFB MOVING TO AYP KENSINGTON MARKET LOCATION CLOSED

IT’S OFFICIAL. KFB IS MOVING TO ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE 180 Shaw Street. Mezzanine Level. Toronto. A cafe. Serving Poetry. 7/24. Fully accessible. Our new home. This will be our last week in Kensington Market at The Dark Side Studio, our final reading this FRIDAY the 13TH celebrating JAY MillAr’s I Could Have Pretended To Be Better […]

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KFB | KFB FRIDAYS JAY MillAr I Could Have Pretended to Be Better Than You (Anvil Press) w/ R. KOLEWE KATE SUTHERLAND SHANNON BRAMER JENNIFER LOVEGROVE SEASON OPENER FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 13TH DOORS 630 POETRY 7 Jay MillAr is the author of several books, including Timely Irreverence, Mycological Studies, the small blue, esp: accumulation sonnets and Other Poems. […]

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KFB SUMMER BUNDLE 5-PACK ON SALE

Our KFB 5-pack. Perfect Summer Reading. KHASHAYAR MOHAMMADI DEAR KESTREL KATE SUTHERLAND BEASTS OF THE SEA R. KOLEWE SILENCE, THEN PRATHNA LOR 7, 2 CODY CAETANO PLEASURE DOME POEMS Reg. $69 SALE $49 (+ shipping) ONLINE ONLY at ShopKFB

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POET-IN-STORE

Wonderful afternoon talking poetry with poet R. KOLEWE in store today. His recommendations included SONIA DI PLACIDO Flesh (Guernica) CONCETTA PRINCIPE This Real (Pedlar) STEPHEN COLLIS Once in Blockadia (Talon) DOMINIQUE RUSSELL Instruction for Dreamers CHRISTINE STEWART Treaty 6 Deixis (Talon) MARK TRUSCOTT Branches (Book*hug). We recommend R. KOLEWE silence, then (knife | fork | […]