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OTTAWA TONIGHT

"The simplicity and grace of the design of this small title is quite striking … these are poems that proclaim a victory through perseverance, survival and a refusal to not exist loudly and joyously…" @robmclennanblog https://t.co/76WRTqUnVm KIRBYJAN 9TH@treeseries OTTAWA pic.twitter.com/PsdnwaAmTE — knifeforkbook (@knifeforkbook) December 21, 2017 She's bringing it. #bonafide KIRBY@itsakirby OTTAWA @treeseries JAN 9TH8PM@BSBOttawaw/ […]

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MONTREAL

  We love you.  knife | fork | book PICTURED: k | f | b MONTREAL 2017 FALL CHAPBOOK LAUNCH featuring DAVID BRADFORD CALL OUT ELIANNA LEV SEX MADE ME DALE SMITH SONS LAUREN TURNER WE’RE NOT GONG TO DO BETTER NEXT TIME Hosted by KIRBY SHE’S HAVING A DORIS DAY at MONASTIRAKI (Thanks BILLY […]

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“It just makes me happy!”

View this post on Instagram September read 3/16, and 87/103 in my #readin2017 queue: Jonathan Garfinkel – Bociany (Storks). Purchased during the @knifeforkbook customer appreciation sale! Close-up of #poetry shelf 2 (Bi to La). Also of note: this is the fifth consecutive read/review featuring writers with a first name beginning with "J!" Not at all […]

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Peep show

Best last minute pinhole viewer courtesy of the extra-ordinary @itsakirby @knifeforkbook!#eclipse #sliver #dorisdayfornight pic.twitter.com/smYJNYWl95 — David Seymour (@seymour_robot) August 21, 2017 Her ‘sliver’s’ showing. *kisses* Kb

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Blusty & Doris

View this post on Instagram It's time for another edition of "Blusty on Books!" Today, we are featuring two shots of @itsakirby's "She's Having A Doris Day" which I purchased at the @knifeforkbook customer appreciation sale, and have recently completed (now that Blusty deigned to return it to me, of course). #cat #Blusty #blustyonbooks #blustyadventures […]

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Featured Literary Event: Knife|Fork|Book at Monastiraki

Originally posted on Vallum: Contemporary Poetry:
Knife|Fork|Book at Monastiraki Reviewed by Kian Vaziri-Tehrani On Saturday June 25th, Monastiraki held the Knife|Fork|Book poetry chapbook launch of Jeff Kirby‘s She’s Having a Very Doris Day and Jonathan Garfinkel‘s Bociany (Storks) which featured readings by the two author along with poet David Bradford. Walking into Monastiraki (for the first time…

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All heart

  Montreal, near and dear, thank you for a glorious afternoon launch. Special thanks to BILLY MAVREAS at MONASTIRAKI for playing such a gracious host (lovelovelove you/your shop) and ELISABETH BELLIVEAU for making it so (that cake!) Also, my love to Montreal poets DAVID BRADFORD & JONATHAN GARFINKEL (she’s blessed indeed)—and to all those familiar […]

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Beautiful. Powerful. Gorgeous. Moving. Rich. Textured.

beautiful night powerful new work gorgeous books moving readings always a rich textured world of language and engagement. TY again. Congrats https://t.co/Y5OOJbKIF4 — RobertFredeKenter (@frede_kenter) June 22, 2017 NEXT STOP: MONTREAL SUN 25 JUN MONASTIRAKI 3PM

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Jonathan, David, & I

  THIS WEEK | KFB CHAPBOOK LAUNCH JONATHAN GARFINKEL BOCIANY (STORKS) KIRBY SHE’S HAVING A DORIS DAY (SECOND PRINTING) DAVID BRADFORD  NELL ZINK IS DAMN FREE, A STAR IS BORING, CALL OUT (OCT 17) WEDS 21 JUNE TORONTO KNIFE FORK BOOK 7PM SUN 25 JUNE MONTREAL MONASTIRAKI 3PM JONATHAN GARFINKEL’s multi-genre writing has been translated […]

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KFB TORONTO/MONTREAL LAUNCH

  WEDNESDAY JUNE 21ST  7PM  knife | fork | book (TORONTO) SUNDAY JUNE 25TH  3PM  MONASTIRAKI (MONTREAL)