Acts of Love
Drawings by Norm | Poems by Alan
This small chapbook of 18 drawings and 18 poems was
published by Elephant Printing in September 2003.
The drawings were made on June 27, 2003 by
Oakland artist Norm Rosenberger.
To match the instantaneity and spareness
of the drawings, Oakland poet Alan Gullette
wrote the poems in one session on August 4, 2003.
20pp., saddle-stapled chapbook
Limited edition of 225 copies
Cover art by Norm Rosenberger.
Book Design ~ Alan Gullette
Printing ~ Michael Perkin
Models ~ Cynthia and Dave
About the Artist and Author
’s artwork has appeared in many previous Elephant Printing publications, including two collaborations with poet Monique Peterson – Chameleon Effect
(1994) and Long in a Field of Mustard
(1998) – and the anthologies Goat Song
(2001) and Mountains and Alleys
(1997). His artwork has been exhibited in various galleries in the San Francisco Bay Area.
has published two chapbooks of poetry: Another Eucharist
(Elephant Printing, 1995), with artwork by Michael Perkin, and From a Safe Distance
(Anamnesis Press, 2000). A third, Reviving a Dead Priest
, is in press. His poetry and short prose has appeared in two dozen small press, amateur and scholastic publications and on several websites.
Available for US$6 postpaid within the U.S.
(inquire if elsewhere)
Make checks payable to:
P.O. Box 27205
Oakland, CA 94602-7205
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