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Three Dimensions
Jody Gladding on translation, the sources of language, and how beetles can speak of longing.
By Jen Bervin

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Journeys
Meena Alexander on writing, postcolonialism, and why she never joined the circus.
By Jeannie Vanasco

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Widening the Conversation
Edward Hirsch holds forth on his Poet’s Glossary.
By Annie Finch

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Epic World
Ruth Lilly Prize Winner Nathaniel Mackey speaks about his poetry of process.
By Joseph Donahue

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Lowercaseness
Susan Cheever on E. E. Cummings and the state of biography.
By Claire Luchette

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‘Are We All Monsters?’
Philip Schultz’s The Wherewithal grapples with the Holocaust, poverty, Vietnam, and then some.
By Jacob Silverman

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Singing Whitman
Daniel Redman chants Leaves of Grass to tell the story of queer history.
By Emily Warn

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Inheritance
Tess Taylor on Thomas Jefferson, her family tree, and why literary history is full of omissions.
By Stacey Lynn Brown

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'Finding a Window'
Nikky Finney on the South, Condoleezza Rice, and why curiosity trumps rage.
By Kimberly Reyes

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Unsettling Emily Dickinson
The co-editor of The Gorgeous Nothings talks about the challenges of editing the iconic poet.
By The Editors

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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