Dwang issue three. Previously unpublished poetry, prose, art.
Contributors: Will Self, R. Crumb, Billy Childish, Fred Voss, Ntozake Shange, Jase Daniels, Kevin Williamson, Charles Plymell, Salena Godden, Geoff Hattersley, Ronald Baatz, K.M. Dersley, Adrian Manning, Gerald Nicosia, Douglas Blazek, Jenni Fagan, K.V. Skene, David Barker, Steve Ely, Joseph Ridgwell, Hosho McCreesh, Ian Seed, Tim Wells, Richard Krech, Paul Harrison. Also, a chapter from an erotic novel by Johnny Goldcunt, translated by Sabine D'Estree.
Special section: As Close As It Gets by US poet Fred Voss. Includes new poems, a critical essay by Alan Dent (editor of The Penniless Press) and an in-depth, exclusive interview with Mr. Voss by Jules Smith, author of Art, Survival and So Forth: The Poetry of Charles Bukowski (Wrecking Ball Press, 2000). Also 'comments' from, amongst others, the likes of Gerald Locklin, Joan Jobe Smith and Martin Bax of the legendary Ambit.
General information: 104 pages. Large format, approx. 7"/175mm wide x 250mm/10" tall. Handbound at the Tangerine Press workshop, using acid-free papers and boards, conservation glue, hemp cord; distinctive Tangerine logo stamped onto the front cover in orange ink (numbered copies) and black ink (lettered copies); 3-colour title page. There are 74 numbered and 26 lettered copies available for sale. Body text set in Baskerville Old Face.
All 100 copies have been signed by the poet Fred Voss.
74 numbered/signed copies: Fully bound in Colorado Pearl cloth covered boards; 3-page 'stepped' 160gsm Canson Mi-Tientes front endpapers--the page colours being Burst Orange, Terracotta and Apple Green; 160gsm Canson Mi-Tientes Burst Orange back endpapers; 85gsm Off-White Fabriano Bio Prima archival quality acid-free text paper.
26 lettered/signed copies: Quarter bound with Colorado Pearl cloth spine and Japanese Moriki Kozo paper covered boards--the paper colour changes with each letter (colours include: Burnt Orange, Brown, Golden Rod, Hot Orange, Royal Blue, Sky Blue, Purple); 3-page 'stepped' 160gsm Canson Mi-Tientes front endpapers--the page colours being Burst Orange, Terracotta and Apple Green; 160gsm Canson Mi-Tientes Burst Orange back endpapers; 100gsm Heritage Book White archival quality, Fourdrinier made, acid-free text paper.
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