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Saturday, January 27, 2007

'Against The Wall' edited by Dave Lordan


Deadline - 30th April 2007

Against The Wall is a poetry project designed to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the occupation of Gaza and West Bank by the Israeli Defence Forces, and to raise awareness of the cultural boycott of Israel initiated by John Berger and 93 other international artists in December 2006.

Submissions are open to poems in any style and any length to writers who support this boycott, which you can read more about at Against The Wall will initially be an e-book, followed by a pamphlet or book. There will be associated readings- anyone who wishes organise an Against The Wall reading should go ahead and do so, just let us know. The launch of the e-book will take place in June 2006. Send submissions in the body of the e-mail to