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4/14 : to release The Static Herd, Beth Steidle read at McNally Jackson in NYC.

4/12 : The Vacation by Rosaire Appel on Sleepingfish.

4/12 : Calamari kin Brandon Hobson & Elizabeth Mikesch chat on The Beliver Logger.

4/8 : Deep Ellum reviewed in Heavy Feather.

4/5 : posted issues 4 & 5 of City Moon.

4/3 : Travel Notes reviewed in LA Review of Books & also in Full Stop & Fiction Advocate.

4/3 : Deep Ellum is now available digitally as dbook.

4/1 : Stanley Crawford's Travel Notes is now availabe. And the opening excerpt is up on Sleepingfish.

3/27 : Blake Butler on Niceties & witches in Vice.

3/26 : issues 2 & 3 of City Moon posted in the archives.

3/20 : Dennis Cooper shows Niceties some love.

3/20 : review of Deep Ellum in Electric Literature. And also in Metrosphere.

3/19 : next on Sleepingfish ∞ ... all of 3rd bed issue 4  embedded in its entirety.

3/6 : the first two chapters of Brandon's Hobson Deep Ellum are up on Sleepingfish ∞.

3/6 : Sleepingfish 12 is now available as dbook (PDF). As is Niceties.

3/5 : Gary Lutz—on juicy pips of language and the failed state of grammar—in BOMB.

3/4 : Brandon Hobson interviewed in Vol. 1 Brooklyn.

3/4 : Deep Ellum is #1 of 10 must-read books for March on Flavorwire.

3/3 : Deep Ellum by Brandon Hobson is now available.

3/1 : The Becoming reviewed in decomP.

2/28 : "Shifts" by Elizabeth Mikesch in Columbia.

2/26—3/1 : Calamari Press was at AWP in Seattle.

2/23 : "Toomsuba" (from Niceties) in Spork

2/21 : Deep Ellum reviewed in Atticus Review & also 'previewed' in Electric Literature.

2/19 : Derek White & Cooper Renner in conversation on Word Riot.

2/18 : Elizabeth Mikesch interviewed at Heavy Feather.

2/17 : issue 1 of Process News (a.k.a. City Moon), a newspaper published 1973-85 by David Ohle & Roger Martin, is up on Sleepingfish ∞.

2/11 : Niceties reviewed on KGB Bar Lit.

2/6 : The indefinitely ongoing (13th) issue ∞ of Sleepingfish is seeded w/ chapter 0 of 'SSES" 'SSES" "SSEY' by Chaulky.

2/2 : Niceties gets play in HTMLGiant.

2/1 : Niceties is now available.

2/1 : Sneak peek at the forthcoming Travel Notes by Stanley Crawford.

1/13 : from now until end of January—buy a copy of Sleepingfish 12 & get any other Calamari publication of your choice free (just specify in paypal message).

1/12/14 : Cover & blurbs for Deep Ellum.

12/19/13 : Trailer & blurbs for Niceties.

12/13 : Ohle's Motorman reviewed in Revista Ñ.

12/6 : The Becoming & Niceties reviewed in Bookmunch.

11/19 : Peter Markus is teaching his online fiction workshop this winter. Contact us for details.

11/7 : Write-up of Sleepingfish & other lit journals in Poets & Writers.

10/31 : Ark Codex pages featured in new Map Literary.

10/24 : Peter Markus in action on PBS NewsHour.

10/21 : Sneak peek at the covers for the forthcoming Deep Ellum & Niceties.

10/18 : More online samplings from Sleepingfish 12 by Elizabeth Mikesch, Daisy Atterbury & Rosaire Appel.

10/13 : excerpt from The Becoming in 3:AM Magazine.

10/11 : Official Calamari Press 10-year anniversary (that we documented here).

10/10 : From Sleepingfish 12, works by Scott Bradfield and Gary Lutz posted online. More to come.

9/27 : Chiara Barzini discusses her Sister Stop Breathing in The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review.

9/24 : Texts from Ark Codex folio 0:1 up on Keyhole.

9/22 : Calamari Press was at the Brooklyn Book Festival.

9/10 : Brandon Hobson interviews Scott Bradfield on The Believer Logger.

9/4 : Blake Butler interviews Gary Lutz for Vice. Butler also profiled in Al Jazeera.

8/27 : Thoughtful engagement with The History of Luminous Motion on Grid Politics.

8/27 ... add to the below list of Calamari forthcoming: Laura Ellen Joyce & Beth Steidle. Stay tuned.

8/25 : What to expect in 2014 from Calamari (so far) ... books by Elizabeth Mikesch, Stanley Crawford & Brandon Hobson.

8/25 : Got some more copies of (the otherwise out of print) ma(I)ze Tassel Retrazos available for $5 ... as long as they last.

8/23 : The Becoming primer for the perplexed.

8/21 : Derek White interviewed by Mark Thwaite for ReadySteadyBook.

8/21 : Gary Lutz's Partial List of People to Bleach has been re-issued in expanded paperback/hardcover by Future Tense.

8/15 : The Becoming has become.

8/10 :Weston Cutter reviews The History of Luminous Motion for Corduroy Books.

8/9 : Scott Bradfield's Book Notes on Largehearted Boy.

8/2 : The History of Luminous Motion reviewed in Strange Horizons.

8/1 (thru 9/1) : under the auspices & Trilce (& other erasures, homophonic translations, performance & list poems) are 40% thrur SPD's BEACH reading sale.

7/30 : Sleepinfish 12 & The History of Luminous Motion are now available thru Amazon.

7/25 : The Becoming is at the printer & should be available in a few weeks. Apologies for the delay for those who pre-ordered it.

7/25 : Ark Codex ±0 is now available thru Printed Matter.

7/18 : Sleepingfish 12 is back from the printer & available.

7/17 : The History of Luminous Motion by Scott Bradfield is now available directly & in dbook form.

7/16 : Ark Codex as muated goat—interview with Nance Van Winckel n Numéro Cinq.

6/13 : Norman Lock & Matt Bell read at Community Bookstore in Brooklyn.

6/12 : sneak peek at the cover for Sleepingfish 12 & art from The Becoming on 5cense.

6/12 : Motorman now available in Spanish (strangely, with a tomato soup can on the cover) through Periférica.

6/3 : 3 shorts by Chiara Barzini in Dazed & Confused.

5/31 : Gary Lutz, John Haskell, Ken Sparling, Robert Kloss & Amber Sparks at Unnameable books in Brooklyn.

5/28 : sneak peek of art created for Sleepingfish 12.

5/9 : Calamari Press is pleased to announce that we will be re-issuing The History of Luminous Motion by Scott Bradfield. Stay tuned ...

5/6 : Sleepingfish is closed for submissions (stay tuned for issue 12), but Calamari Press is now open to new book ideas.

4/11 : Calamari Press is now offering 'Chef's Selection' packages of 5 & 8.

4/1 : Excerpt from the forthcoming The Becoming in Tarpaulin Sky.

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The Static Herd by Beth Steidle

Travel Notes by Stanley Crawford

Deep Ellum by Brandon Hobson

Niceties by Elizabeth Mikesch

The Becoming

Sleepingfish 12

The History of Luminous Motion

[ complete catalog ]

The Static Herd
Beth Steidle

Travel Notes (From here—to there)
Stanley Crawford

Deep Ellum
Brandon Hobson

Niceties: Aural Ardor, Pardon Me
Elizabeth Mikesch

The Becoming

Sleepingfish 12

The History of Luminous Motion
Scott Bradfield

{ untitled : under the auspices }
sturnus vulgaris

Ark Codex ±0

Sister Stop Breathing
Chiara Barzini

Gary Lutz

A Mortal Affect
Vincent Standley

Boons & The Camp
David Ohle

Blake Butler

Derek White

David Ohle

Stories in the Worst Way
Gary Lutz

James Lewelling

The Hour Sets

Michael C. Boyko

Vaast Bin: n Ephemerisi

Michael Peters

Part of the World

Robert Lopez


The Revisionist

Miranda Mellis


Poste Restante

Derek White

Good, Brother

Peter Markus

The Night I Dropped Shakespeare On The Cat
John Olson


James Wagner

ma(I)ze Tassel Retrazos
by Derek White & Carlos M. Luis

Land of the Snow Men

George Belden (edited by Norman Lock)

The Singing Fish

Peter Markus

. . .

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The Blast
David Ohle

The Luminol Reels
Laura Ellen Joyce


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