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Suzanne Stein’s poetry publications and performance documents include The Kim GameTOUT VA BIEN, and Passenger Ship; her second full-length collection, New Sutras, is forthcoming this spring from Dogpark Press. With the poet Steve Benson, she is the author of Do Your Own Damn Laundry, which documents the 36 improvisational dialogues they performed together between 2011 and 2012. Essays and poems have appeared recently in The Best American Experimental Writing, Elderly, and Open Space; performance recordings are archived at PennSound.  Suzanne is also a publisher, editor, and curator. She was the founding editor, and for eight years editor-in-chief, of Open Space, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s hybrid art and language platform and publication. In 2010 she co-organized the Poetic Labor Project Labor Day conference. Her chapbook press TAXT was formed in 2005 to distribute the work of Bay Area writers and artists then under-represented in print. Once upon a time, she was the co-director and film curator of a little gallery called {four walls, in San Francisco.

2019 Events
Another North, Another South: Poetry from a Changing California