Exodus 23 by Amanda Earl

Poem title: Exodus 23 Poet: Amanda Earl Poem: This is a visual poem displaying the biblical text from Exodus 23. The text is not legible, but displayed in the shape of a laced corset, with the text written in red and black, crossing itself back and forth.  End of Poem.  Credits: Copyright © Amanda Earl Previously published as part of Earl’s talk, “The Vispo Bible: One Woman Recreates the Bible as Visual Poetry” presented as part of Kanada Koncrete Material Poetries in the Digital Age, University of Ottawa, May 4-6, 2018.  http://amandaearl.com/vispo/bible.mp4  Amanda Earl (she/her) is a pansexual polyamorous feminist Canadian cis-gendered writer, editor, visual poet and publisher living in Ottawa. Earl is the managing editor of Bywords.ca and the fallen angel of AngelHousePress. Her poetry book, Kiki, came out with Chaudiere Books in 2014 and is now available through Invisible Publishing. In 2015 she began to to translate the Bible into visual poems and this project is called the Vispo Bible, which has resulted in 9 chapbooks and leaflets as well as numerous publications in online and print magazines, exhibits and talks. Earl’s goals for life and creativity are love, whimsy, exploration and connection with kindred misfits. Connect with Amanda on Twitter @KikiFolle. More info on the project is available here: http://eleanorincognito.blogspot.com/2020/05/where-can-you-find-work-from-vispo.html. https://linktr.ee/amandaearl