New from Apt. 9 Press, and now available for pre-order, is Justin Million’s Ejecta: The Uncollected KEYBOARDS! Poems. Read about the book (and about KEYBOARDS!) here. The book launches in Ottawa at VerseFest on Saturday, March 28, at 1pm in the In/Words and Blue Mondays Showcase. Pre-orders will ship in early April, and further launchesContinue reading “Justin Million | Ejecta: The Uncollected KEYBOARDS! Poems”
Nelson Ball died on Friday August 16, 2019. Apt. 9 had the great privilege of publishing three chapbooks by Nelson, including Small Waterways (winner of the bpNichol Chapbook Award) and most recently, A Letter to Amanda Bernstein and a Checklist of Weed/Flower Press. A Letter to Amanda Bernstein was only published in June, and hasContinue reading “Nelson Ball (1942-2019)”
Apt. 9 Press is proud to announce the publication of Nelson Ball’s A Letter to Amanda Bernstein and a Checklist of Weed/Flower Press, Ball’s third chapbook with Apt. 9. This non-fiction account of Ball’s work as publisher of the legendary Weed/Flower Press is a vital contribution to the ongoing documentation of Ball’s small press work.Continue reading “New: Nelson Ball, “A Letter to Amanda Bernstein and a Checklist of Weed/Flower Press””
Finally available for purchase is the dos-a-dos broadside Apt. 9 published in the Fall, featuring a poem each by jesslyn delia smith and Jeff Blackman. Read more about it here, and purchase it at Etsy here .
Apt. 9 is very excited to announce the publication of Elisha May Rubacha’s too much nothing. Rubacha is the editor and publisher of Peterborough’s bird, buried press and her contributions to the arts scene in her city recently put her on the shortlist for Peterborough’s Outstanding Emerging Artist Award. Apt. 9 loves to publish people who spendContinue reading “Now Available: too much nothing by Elisha May Rubacha”
Now available for purchase online, Gil McElroy’s Sum: Word Maps.
New from Apt. 9 Press, Gil McElroy’s Sum: Word Maps. Available next Saturday (November 18) at Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market in Toronto, Ottawa’s Small Press Book Fair on November 25, and online through our website thereafter. More details to follow.
New from Apt. 9 Press, derek beaulieu’s “a readymade dictionary.“! Available for purchase this weekend at the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair (June 24, 12:00-5:00pm, Jack Purcell), and online thereafter.
Now available from Apt. 9 Press, Phil Hall’s An Egregore:
It was very kind of Ben Ladouceur to ask me some questions about Apt. 9 and small press things, and to let me ramble on in my answers. Thanks Ben, and thanks Open Book for publishing it! The Same Aspirations Persist: An Interview with Cameron Anstee, editor of Apt. 9 Press “In 2016, three ofContinue reading “Interview, Open Book”