Adam Kirsch

Adam Kirsch
Adam Kirsch’s The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry (2008) is published by W.W. Norton. His second collection of poems is Invasions (Ivan R. Dee, 2008).

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    Poems from Dorothea Grossman, Gisela Kraft, Carlo Betocchi, and Dan Gerber. Plus Adam Kirsch explains what gets lost in translation.
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    Poems from Carolyn Forché, Thomas Lynch, Alicia Ostriker, and Jessica Jopp; plus Adam Kirsch considers what rap can teach poetry.

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Adam Kirsch

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Adam Kirsch’s The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry (2008) is published by W.W. Norton. His second collection of poems is Invasions (Ivan R. Dee, 2008).

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