yardmeter one : friday april third : seven-thirty pm

photo by jon pack

The first yardmeter editions event will feature photographer Jon Pack & poets Farrah Field & Mathias Svalina.

Farrah Field: Poetry

Farrah Field's first collection of poems, Rising, won the 2007 Levis Prize & will be out this April by Four Way Books. Her poems have appeared in many publications including The Mississippi Review, Margie, The Massachusetts Review, Pool, Typo, Harp & Altar, 42Opus, La Petite Zine, Sojourn, & are forthcoming in Pebble Lake Review, Another Chicago Magazine, Fulcrum, & The Pinch. She lives in Brooklyn & blogs at adultish.blogspot.com.

Read her poems
here, here, here, here, here & here

Buy here book here

Jon Pack: Photography

Jon Pack is a photographer of people, environments and people in their environments. His latest project involves taking photographs of former Olympic cities.

Two of his images:

See more of his work at www.jonpack.com.

Mathias Svalina: Poetry

Mathias Svalina is, with Zachary Schomburg, a co-editor of Octopus Magazine & Books. He is the author of three chapbooks & four collaboratively written chapbooks, most recently The Viral Lease from Small Anchor Press & Play from Cupboard Pamphlets. His first book, Destruction Myth, is forthcoming from the CSU Poetry Center in October.

Read his poems here, here, here, here & here