Does poetry make us human?
By Ben Lerner
We were taught at an early age that we are all poets simply by virtue of being human. Our ability to write ...
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It is impossible to conceive of post-modern poetry without Robert Creeley. And poetry -- in whatever iteration it is in right now -- has not been the same since Creeley died in 2005.
An unironic ramble through New York City
At this point New Yorkers know Brooklyn’s reputation as the land of literary magazines, or as the Guardian called it, “a writers’ mecca.”
The thing I both love and hate the most about writing is that I only discover what I'm capable or incapable of doing in the act of composition.
Since there was a dearth of poets from the Midwest and South in our last poetry post, we’d like to like to call attention to ten emerging poets from...
A Dog Day's Reading List
The Poetry Foundation
Five small press poetry books hot as the sun
by Justin Taylor
Nobody knows exactly how many books of...
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