It’s Official!

. The Salt Lake Comic Con will feature a panel on Saturday, April 19, focusing on the Peculiar Pages offering Monsters & Mormons edited by Wm Morris and Theric Jepson. Theric will moderate and the panel includes four writers and two illustrators: Eric James Stone Hugo- and Nebula-award winning author of “That …

News on the Dorian project

. Peculiar Pages’ edition of Nephi Anderson’s Dorian will be published by the end of 2013. That’s right: this very year. To celebrate, please enjoy this list of essays contributed by scholars which will be included in our Peculiar Edition of this classic work: Mason Allred—Integrating the “Best Books”: Interwar …

Nephi Anderson at SASS

. Given the response to (though not the attendance at) the Nephi Anderon panel at this year’s annual conference of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study, our feeling that an Anderson resurgence is inevitable and not far off is fully cemented. Anderson’s hour is now. Or at least …

AML Conference

. If you’re in Utah this weekend, be sure to check out the following Peculiar Pages-related sessions of AML’s annual conference on Saturday, April 21: . 9am Tyler Chadwick, editor of Fire in the Pasture, presenting on “Situating Sonospophy: Deconstructing Alex Caldiero’s Poetarium.” Alex, of course, is both the subject of …

Tyler Chadwick launches new website to promote Fire in the Pasture
Plus: two upcoming events

. Fire in the Pasture editor Tyler Chadwick has launched http://fireinthepasture.org/ which,to be frank, puts this current incarnation of PeculiarPages.com to shame. It’s lovely and chokkefulle of poetry, analysis, poet info, et cetera. Highly recommended for your Mormon-poetry needs. Meanwhile, the Fire in the Pasture Facebook page (which I presume you’re already following) has …

Five days from now, in Salt Lake City

. On the 25th at Ken Sanders Rare Books (map), Fire in the Pasture‘s editor Tyler Chadwick will be leading readings from the book.  Among the poets likely to appear at this substantial event are E.S. Jenkins, Elizabeth Pinborough, Lisa Bickmore, Alan Mitchell, Alex Caldiero, Sunni Wilkinson, Danielle Dubrasky, Sarah Duffy, Marie Brian, Laura Nielson Baxter, (Paul Swenson*), …

Peculiar Pages at Sunstone West

. This Saturday at Claremont Graduate University, Sunstone West, a small tidier Sunstone Symposium, will feature panels about two Peculiar Pages book. (Note that times and participants are subject to clarification.) The first, Monsters & Mormons, accomplished with the help of A Motley Vision and the most fun currently available in print. Participating …

Mike Allred on Monsters & Mormons

. Mike, as I’m sure I don’t need to tell you, is one of modern comics’s great talents—possibly a genius—and, wait for it, he’s a Mormon. This is his spifftacular take on our latest tome. : : Isn’t it incredible that existence even exists?  So much is taken for granted, …

Fire in the Pasture Tumblr

. If you have not been following Fire in the Pasture editor Tyler Chadwick’s scintillating and scalpellating comments on the poems of his new book, you are truly missing out. The added value of his mini-essays  could well double the what you’re getting for your money. So pick up a copy of …