EP79circlecarpus
Aimee Herman


Hover your cursor over the embedded chapbook and press “Click to Read” to view the chapbook full size. It may take several seconds for the chapbook to load. For readers who want to keep a digital copy of this chapbook or who are reading on iPads, feel free to download this PDF.
“Bodies consist of cities. Territories. Stained glass church knees. Thigh pews. Cupboards of neck. Magnetic mouths rotating exit signs… The only way to read this is to lick every page and catalogue the ink stains.”
 
AN EXCERPT FROM EP 79
 
see more readings from carpus here.
 
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
 
AIMEE HERMAN is a queer performance artist, poet, and writing/literature teacher at Bronx Community College. Aimee has been widely published in journals and anthologies including Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, as well as two full-length books of poetry, meant to wake up feeling and to go without blinking, and the chapbook rooted (Dancing Girl Press). In addition to writing, Aimee is the host/curator of Queer Art Organics, a monthly series in NYC featuring LGBTQ writers/performers, and facilitates a regular creative writing workshop at Brooklyn Public Library.


EXPLORE OUR COMPLETE LIST OF BOOKS IN THE GROUNDLOOP SERIES:

  • ep50VOGELGROUNDLOOP50
  • ep55JohnsonGLcover copy
  • ep58friedlandgl
  • ep62DentzGLcover1
  • ep63ShawGLcover
  • ep66Reedercover
  • ep67Terefcover
  • ep70dammcover
  • ep79hermancover
  • ep82PARKgl
  • ep85Fridmancover
  • ep87Knightscover
  • ep89Partridge Cover
  • ep91cover

FORTHCOMING

Ideal Suggestions: Essays in Divinatory Poetics by Selah Saterstrom

BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION




2016 OPEN BOOK CONTEST RESULTS

Essay Press is pleased to announce the two winners of the 2016 Essay Press Open Book Contest judged by Carla Harryman: Litany for the Long Moment by Mary-Kim Arnold and Of Sphere by Karla Kelsey, which will be published in Fall 2017.