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‘The Ranks of Mediocrity Run Deep:’ Julien Poirier at City Lights Blog December 12, 2014: On a nightly basis, residents in Oakland, Berkeley, and beyond have been protesting a wave of violence inflicted by police officers on young, African-American men. At the City Lights Publishers blog, [...] by

Warscapes Introduces Readers to Nathaniel Farrell December 12, 2014: Nathaniel Farrell’s newest full-length book is a book-length poem! Newcomer appeared this year from Ugly Duckling Presse. At Warscapes, poetry editor Noam Scheindlin provides a insightful [...] by

Time Out New York Recommends 10 Chapbooks! December 12, 2014: Time Out New York adores chapbooks, who knew. The weekly finds them to be “pocket-sized gems” “favored by poets” that often offer “exceptional lesser-known writing [...] by

‘Ave Maria': Frank O’Hara at the Movies December 11, 2014: According to Locus Solus, there’s a nice reference to the Frank O’Hara poem, “Ave Maria,” in A.O. Scott’s article about kissing at the movies. The article appears in [...] by

A Portrait of Nathaniel Mackey by Chris Vitiello at Indy Week December 11, 2014: Nathaniel Mackey has been teaching at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina for the last five years. This year, he received the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, awarded by the Poetry Foundation, for his [...] by

At Aperture: Poets on Photographs December 11, 2014: The Paris Review Daily points us to Aperture magazine’s winter issue, which features four poets discussing their favorite photographs in a piece called “Collectors: The Poets.” The piece [...] by

Get Your Blake On December 11, 2014: According to Hyperallergic, 21 engravings from a series by William Blake about the Biblical figure of Job are now on view at the Museum of Biblical Art in Manhattan. Here’s a glance: One of the [...] by

The New York Times Reviews Erin Belieu’s Newest Collection: Slant Six December 10, 2014: Slant Six, Erin Belieu’s newest collection of poems, arrived in bookstores this season. At The New York Times, Dwight Garner takes a look at Belieu’s most recent accomplishment, which he [...] by

Joseph Mosconi’s Fright Catalog Movie Will Blow Your Mind, Sayeth VICE December 10, 2014: Over at VICE, writer Kim Kelly came across the movie for Joseph Mosconi’s book Fright Catalog (Insert Blanc Press 2013). Kelly was blown away: “It was so mesmerizing, and so wholly [...] by

‘A language organically unpredictable, yet always internally balanced': Will Alexander at the New Directions blog, Now That it’s Now December 10, 2014: New Directions published Will Alexander’s adventurous book, The Sri Lankan Loxodrome, in 2009. At New Directions’s blog, Now That it’s Now, Elizabeth Bryant interviews Alexander [...] by