Get Into Trouble


“…think of it as a turbulence machine.” Mónica de la Torre

“Anna Moschovakis is a great abstract poet in the sense that she explores how formal procedures and found vocabularies and grammatical structures delimit what we can express at a given historical moment. But what makes her an indispensable writer is how she is able—and through her we are able—to experience questions of logical and linguistic relation as intensely lived, as sites not only of critical reflection, but of love. This book completes what I consider an essential poetic trilogy. It has expanded my sense of how I, you, they, we might address one another in the present tense of art.”Ben Lerner

“Deeply engaging […] Moschovakis sets philosophy, etymology, and memory in motion to show that “There are many ways to follow a thought.” Publishers Weekly




knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market

Doors open at 6:30PM

Anna Moschovakis is the author, most recently, of They and We Will Get Into Trouble for This (Coffee House Press) and translator of Bresson on Bresson (NYRB Classics). She is an editor with Ugly Duckling Presse in Brooklyn and a founding member of Bushel Collective in Delhi, NY. She teaches in the MFA programs at Pratt Institute and Bard College (Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts).


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2016 GOLDIE Award Winner and 2016 Toronto Book Award Finalist 

Marnie Woodrow’s Heyday made my toes curl with glee in anticipation of the wild recklessness of young love. A love, a novel, so vibrant, so fresh it sparkles. Joyous.  – k | f | b

See/hear/meet MARNIE WOODROW read from her early collection, In the Spice House, set in Kensington Market, to celebrate the opening of knife | fork | book on October 6th.  Doors open at 6:30PM

Photo: KIRBY

Thursdays in October



October 6th | MARNIE WOODROW 


October 20th  December 15th |  JIM NASON 

October 27th | HOA NGUYEN 


OPENING NIGHT: 10/62016 Toronto Book Award Finalist and Goldie Award winning novelist MARNIE WOODROW reads from her early collection of shorts, In the Spice House, set in Kensington Market.  10/13THE POWER OF PORTRAITURE opens, curated by TOM MAUNDER of GALLERY 1007  12/15 (Note date change) – Poet JIM NASON reads from his new collection Touch Anywhere To Begin (Signature Editions) and 10/27 TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH of the highly anticipated new collection by HOA NGUYEN, VIOLET ENERGY INGOTS (Wave Books).

knife | fork | book
at Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market

Doors open at 6:30PM (check here for any updates)
Photo credits: 1,2,3 Jeff Kirby. Hoa Nguyen, PBS Newshour.