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VERSO / season 3 premiere: "Font"

  • Mezrab 572 Veemkade Amsterdam, NH, 1019 BL Netherlands (map)

Roche aux Oiseaux from 7+8, 2669 straight ups in Fontainebleau by Bart van Raaij

Amsterdam's live literary journal returns on Sunday, 11 September for its third volume, "Obstacles". Every second Sunday through June, join us in maps and legends, elevations and anatomies, fallen objects and hindrances, the celestial charts and altering seabeds.

Our premiere edition, "Font", is edited by Versal founder Megan M. Garr and features visiting American poet Emily Carr, presenting poems from the minotaur that broke her heart.

Editorial by Megan M. Garr
Poetry Rock Anthem by Emily Carr
Art by Shailoh Philips
Film by Caroline Kamya
Interview with Caroline Kamya by Margarita Osipian

Doors open at 7pm. Entrance is 5 euros*. Cash and card accepted.

The Semaphore Bookstore will be open 7-10pm, featuring a range of local authors' books, second-hand treasures, and Versal.

VERSO / is a monthly literary journal of our city’s and our world’s best editors, writers, artists, and thinkers, in live-form poems, stories, essays, interviews, reviews, and more. Volume 3, "Obstacles", turns to topography in its many shapes and materials.

VERSO / is brought to you by Mezrab and the makers of Versal.

*60% of door funds are divided equally among the evening's contributors, 40% of door funds are used by Versal to produce VERSO / and its other projects.