And, Not Content with Circumscription, Spreads. : Magazine : A Public Space

And, Not Content with Circumscription, Spreads.

Poetry Thomas Hummel

though I may not recognize the places I have / seen it, it is still an ornament, an ornament / known well; I know its name, I traced / those lines, and feel easy now about it.

Log in to read the rest.

If you are a subscriber but do not currently have online access, please contact us to link your subscription at

Not a subscriber?

Not yet a subscriber? Join us now, and become a part of the conversation.

No. 08

No. 08


​Thomas Hummel has published or has work forthcoming in 1913: A Journal of Forms, The Canary, Colorado Review, The Modern Review, VOLT, and elsewhere. He works for the Estate of Jackson Mac Low and the Nature Theater of Oklahoma and lives in New York City.


A Public Space is an independent nonprofit publisher of an eponymous award-winning literary, arts, and culture magazine, and APS Books. Under the direction of founding editor Brigid Hughes since 2006, it has been our mission to seek out overlooked and unclassifiable work, and to publish writing from beyond established confines. Subscribe today, and join the conversation. More


A one-year subscription to A Public Space includes three issues of the magazine as well as access to the online archive and membership in a dynamic community of readers and writers.

For Just


Subscribe Today

A Public Space
323 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Privacy Policy

General Information
Subscription Help