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From Peter O’Leary: Poetry of the 1970s, Days 4 & 5 June 25, 2008: Saturday June 14 of the 1970s conference began with a field trip. Conference participants were rounded up onto two huge tour busses to drive an hour from Orono to Waterville, home of Colby College, [...] by

From Peter O’Leary: Poetry of the 1970s, Day 3 June 24, 2008: Friday the 13th of the Poetry of the 1970s began much the same as the previous day: up early – the birds of Maine with their dawn chorus – searching for breakfast and then striding through the [...] by

From Peter O’Leary: Poetry of the 1970s, Day 2 June 20, 2008: Thursday, June 12 began with me waking up at 6am as the light slanted through the blinds in my gulag-like but nevertheless comfortable dorm room on campus. Despite staying up late, and despite being [...] by

From Peter O’Leary: Poetry of the 1970s, Day 1 June 19, 2008: Your guest blogger with Tom Raworth and Clark Coolidge, Orono, June 2008” The day before I left to attend the “Poetry of the 1970s” conference held every four years by the National Poetry [...] by

What are some creative ways to promote poetry? August 22, 2007: In the Spring issue of American Poet (put out by the Academy of American Poets) Lyn Hejinian gave an interesting answer to what is by now (especially around these offices) a rote question. She was [...] by