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OUT NOW: A new novel with all the things you care about…

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Read about it here: https://brianpolk.org/2017/05/30/placement-of-character/

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Brian Polk is the author of the novel, Placement of Character. His first book, Turning Failure into Ideology, was self-published in 2007. He has contributed to The Onion A.V. Club, Westword, and birdy, and began publishing his zine The Yellow Rake in 2004, which has released 30 issues over its existence. In 2014, he co-founded Suspect Press, a quarterly literary publication that celebrated ten issues under his leadership. Since 2009, he has played drums in the band Joy Subtraction, which just released its second album Hate Will Keep Us Together on Denver’s Sailor Records. And recently, he started another band, Simulators. Follow him on twitter: @brianpolk1234.

 

Works:

Good Reasons to Panic!

Interview with Wax Trax co-founder, Duane Davis

Political Satire with The Greed First Institute

Review: World/Inferno Friendship Society in Chicago

 

Press links:

Release of the book, Best of the Yellow Rake

Review of the book, Best of the Yellow Rake

As editor of Suspect Press

Another as editor of Suspect Press

Another Suspect Press

Zine Wiki The Yellow Rake

Joy Subtraction Article

Joy Subtraction Interview

 

Other links:

Joy Subtraction on bandcamp

The Yellow Rake at blogspot