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A lyric tribute to the celebrated American poet, who passed in early January.
New books from Juan Felipe Herrera, Caroline Knox, Susie Timmons, and more.
The poet Charles Simić is the ultimate ideological skeptic.
What do Joy Division and German far-left revolutionaries have in common?
Once upon a time, a poet named Sterling Brown wrote a poem called “Ma Rainey.”
Massachusetts 54th Regiment Memorial, Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph: Wikipedia
Poet-teachers discuss teaching poetry
I first came across Alice Notley’s “The Anthology” by accident. I was searching the Poetry
One of the great pleasures of continuing to live, to read, and to teach is the way certain poems
Poetry from Claudia Rankine, Mark Doty, Les Murray, Sarah Howe, and more.
Review of new poetry from Emily Wilson and Joanna Klink
New poetry from Simone Muench, Cecily Parks, Barbara Chase-Riboud, Rick Barot, and Deborah Landau
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Robin Dembroff, Dee Payton
Joseph J. Fischel
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