Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.
1. Online journal and independent publisher NAP began an online program called How to be Sincere in Your Poetry Workshop, directed by poet Roberto Montes, via their free online experimental university. Classes are in their third week, but there’s time to catch up.
3. Digital artist David (Jhave) Johnston talked to poet, translator and researcher John Cayley about the effects of Google on language and poetics.
4. Desert Heat, trio of Steve Gunn, John Truscinski and Cian Nugent, released Cat Mask at Huggie Temple, a 12-minute hypnotic blend of folk, psych, and beyond. Last July, Gunn talked to Gary Canino for BOMB.