2017 Titles

Our second annual set of four books, Paul Vangelisti’s Toodle-oo, Robert Crosson’s The Price of Lemons: or Some of the Worst Movies Ever Made, Corrado Costa’s The Dodo or the School for Night, and Gillian Conoley’s Preparing One’s Consciousness for the Avatar, may be ordered in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico as a set for $35 through this website. Orders from Europe & […]

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The latest in a series of collaborations between poet Paul Vangelisti and artist William Xerra. In this bilingual edition, Xerra uses Vangelisti’s corrected typescripts as backgrounds for the collages dispersed throughout the pages of the original and translated texts. In this way the labyrinth of history embodied in Vangelisti’s poem and in the remarkable translation […]

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Magra Books Debut at PRB

Magra Books held its initial event on Sunday, January 29, at 4pm., at the Poetic Research Bureau (951 Chung King Rd., Los Angeles), to celebrate the inaugural season of titles as a new independent publisher. Magra Books authors read from their books: Martha Ronk, The Unfamiliar Familiar, and Dennis Phillips, Desert Sequence. Part of the presentation […]

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