MUSIC SERIES: CALL FOR WORK

Are you a musician? Have you ever had an idea for a book? Maybe even a manuscript in process? Well, here’s your chance! Starting in 2016, we’ll be publishing a series of books by musicians about music, broadly defined. So send us your poetry, visual art, poetics, crime novels, criticism, journals, history, smut, photographs, scores, […]

WOOD TYPE, BOOKS, and OTHER LETTERPRESS EQUIPMENT

  I’ve been cleaning up the shop, sorting type, and taking inventory in anticipation of the new year and various projects on the horizon. Some type (wood and metal), books, and other letterpress equipment must go in order to clear space for the present. I’ll continue posting to eBay over the next couple of days. Thanks […]

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S JAWS, NOSTALGIA, AND THE INFLUENCE OF DESIGN

Watergate, Patty Hearst, and the Fall of Saigon were on everyone’s mind that summer. The hangover from the sixties was pounding. Cynicism, skepticism, and the existential reimagining of the media’s fidelity to politics were among the most pervasive elements in the air when Steven Spielberg’s Jaws hit the streets in 1975. It was a time […]

COMING UP

Forthcoming titles from Cuneiform Press include Jon-Michael Franks’s How’s Everything Going? Not Good (co-published with Ohio Edit); Thread Talks (co-published with Granary Books); and a yet-to-be-titled book about The Kitchen by Rhys Chatham. Stay tuned! 

KEEP THE CHANGE

My new collaboration with Deborah Poe is now available from Great Fainting Spells! Copies are available here for just nine bucks. We read together in Austin on Tuesday November 24th for the Fun Party Reading Series. Hope to see y’all there!

CHIEN CHATEAU

Don’t miss out on your chance to get the first concert poster printed and designed at Cuneiform Press! The “Chien Chateau” (aka Dog House) poster was printed to commemorate performances by Justin Fallen, Longriver, and Travis Champ. Edition limited to 100 copies. Printed in six colors (the metallics and fluorescents don’t really reproduce online, but take […]

LETTERPRESS BROADSIDE WORKSHOP

  Want to print your own poetry broadside on a letterpress? Here’s your opportunity! Register for my weekend workshop at the brand new Austin Book Arts Center October 3-4,2015. There class is limited to six students, so you’ll get plenty of hands-on instruction. Register here.

HORSE LESS PRESS INTERVIEW

Howdy folks! Jen Tynes of Horse Less Press was kind enough to sit down with me and Deborah Poe to ask a handful of intriguing questions about our collaboration, Keep the Change, forthcoming from Great Fainting Spells this fall. Check it out here. Much obliged! Kyle