Billy Mills, whose recent collection The City Itself we published this month is reading at the Prague Microfestival May 18 – 21 at Skautský Institut, along with Michal Ajvaz | Thomas Antonic | Louis Armand | Sean Bonney | Mary Caponegro | Daniela Cascella | Vladimir Đurišić | Michael Fischer | Thor Garcia | Sophie Malleret | Joshua Mensch | Billy Mills | Ken Nash | Roland Reichen | Phil Shoenfelt | Božena Správcová | Olga Stehlíková | Catherine Walsh.
Prague Microfestival (PMF) is an annual festival of the arts, combining contemporary writing with art, film, and performance. Their website is here.
Billy is also reading/launchingThe City Itself at the SoundEye Festival in Cork, Ireland July 6 – 9. Founded in 1997, SoundEye is an annual festival of poetry dedicated to the exploration of innovative writing. With a focus on the legacies of modernism, translation, and the relationship between writing, performance and the visual arts, the festival features a range of Irish and international readers. SoundEye is organised by Trevor Joyce, James Cummins, Sarah Hayden, Fergal Gaynor and Rachel Warriner. Soundeye Festival website.