This week, the Los Angeles-based publisher Les Figues Press announced the Kathy Acker Fellowship, a part-time, nine-month fellowship for “an emerging writer/artist, literary editor, or arts curator/organizer” operating in Acker’s tradition of “innovative, exceptional text-based practices.” The fellow will write for the Les Figues blog, work on Les Figues publications and help organize two events about the intersection of language, art and social change.

Here’s a write-up in the LA Times.