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Clear the Runway: John Ashbery’s Collected French Translations Land November 19, 2014: This weekend The Guardian directed our attention to a new collection of John Ashbery’s French translations entitled Collected French Translations: Poetry. It’s a deceptively modest title [...] by

New Museum’s 2015 Triennial to Publish Book of Poetry November 19, 2014: In conjunction with its 2015 Triennial, called “Surround Audience,” the New Museum has announced its plans to publish a poetry book alongside the exhibition, edited by the writer Brian [...] by

Brooklyn Magazine Talks to Four Brooklyn Small Presses November 18, 2014: Brooklyn Magazine presents four small presses that deserve your attention! While writer Nicole Disser acknowledges standbys like Ugly Duckling Presse and newcomers like Molasses Books, the focus here [...] by

An Interview with Fred Moten: 2014 National Book Award Finalist November 18, 2014: 2014 National Book Award Finalist, Fred Moten, takes a moment to speak with Sandra Lim about his collection that received this year’s nomination, The Feel Trio, at the National Book Foundation. [...] by

Greet a New Day with Omnidawn Publishing November 18, 2014: How many of your favorite books are published by Omnidawn? We can think of several. From now until the end of the year, Omnidawn is raising funds in order to continue publishing more of the great [...] by

Sotheby’s to Auction Significant Collection of Sylvia Plath Material November 17, 2014: Poets & Writers points us to a Sotheby’s auction for Sylvia Plath fans: With an estimated value of 150,000—250,000 USD, the lot up for bid as part of the Fine Books & Manuscripts, [...] by

Salute Your: Small Press Traffic! November 17, 2014: Small Press Traffic has been a living, breathing eco-system of radical poets and writers in the Bay Area for the past FORTY YEARS! FORTY! That’s right. What other radiant literary circle [...] by

The Dodge Poetry Festival: Thumbs Up from Montclair High School Students November 17, 2014: Montclair High School students gave even more than two thumbs up to their overall experience at the Dodge Poetry Festival, sponsored by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation. The four-day festival, which [...] by

Walt Whitman & the Bohemia of Nineteenth-Century New York City November 17, 2014: At Vox, an interview with the author of Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America’s First Bohemians, Justin Martin. Writes Brandon Ambrosino: At 39, Whitman was unemployed, broke, and living with [...] by

The Guardian Reviews Simon Armitage’s Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989-2014 November 14, 2014: Check it out! The Guardian sheds some sunny light on Simon Armitage’s newest collection of selected poems spanning from 1989-2014. “How did it get so late?” wonders Simon Armitage in Paper [...] by