Silver Birch Press NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology (122 pages, December 2013 release)
Edited by: Melanie Villines
Cover Art: Guy Budziak, filmnoirwoodcuts.com
Silver Birch Press is excited to announce the December 2013 release of the NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology — a unique collection of erasure poems based on the writings of a range of noir authors, including James M. Cain, Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, Patricia Highsmith, Walter Mosley, Robert B. Parker, and Cornell Woolrich.
The 122-page anthology features the work of 46 writers from around the world: Jeffrey C. Alfier / Beth Ayer / Jenni B. Baker / David Barker / Kathy Burkett / Candace Butler / Freda Butler / Kim Cooper / Subhankar Das / Andrea Dickens / Barbara Eknoian / Chris Forhan / Laura Hartenberger / Paul Hawkins / Deborah Herman / Sandra Herman / Mathias Jansson / Jax NTP / Rosemarie Keenan / Wm. Todd King/ Joseph Lisowski / Renee Mallett / Adrian Manning/ Karen Margolis / Catfish McDaris / Marcia Meara / james w. moore / Sarah Nichols / Winston Plowes / David S. Pointer / D.A. Pratt / David Rachels / Jonne Rhodes / Van Roberts / Daniel Romo / Tere Sievers / Gerald So / Sherry Steiner / Caitlin Stern / Scott Stoller / Thomas R. Thomas / Mary Umans / Melanie Villines / Mercedes Webb-Pullman / Richard Wink / Joanie Hieger Fritz Zosike
The Silver Birch Press NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology features cover art by renowned woodcut artist Guy Budziak, who specializes in woodcuts based on film noir images. Edited by Melanie Villines, contributing editors for the collection include accomplished poets who specialize in noir writing and erasure poetry: Jenni B. Baker, Catfish McDaris, james w. moore, andGerald So.
For fans of mystery, crime, and hardboiled fiction, as well as film noir, the Silver Birch Press NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology is an interesting, unique, and inexpensive holiday gift. The book, which retails for $12, is currently available for $10.80 at Amazon.com.