The book’s production editor, Jack Cooper, said, “‘Funhouse’
“Efrayim Levenson’s ‘Funhouse’
David Elsasser, founder of Parkside Poetry Collective, said, “In his new chapbook, ‘Funhouse’
“I have been addicted to writing poetic interpretations of instrumental music for about seven years now,” says Efrayim Levenson. “This project was a lot of fun! I hope Buckethead likes it.”
This is Efrayim Levenson’s second book project with Poets Wear Prada. In 2007, the Hoboken-based press released “Dances With Tears,” a walk along a path of spiritual discovery. The book, called "a blast of Hasidic bebop ecstasy" by Brooklyn poet, Craig Fishbane, includes the poem “& Ribbon,” which was nominated for a 2008 Pushcart Prize. Poetrymanz Press released his previous collection, “For My Relations,” in 2000.
Founded in 2006, Poets Wear Prada publishes beautifully designed, well-crafted books of poetry from Sinatra’s hometown, Hoboken, the birthplace of professional baseball.