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New to the Archive May 25, 2012: We’re shoring up a whole bunch of goodness this week as we dip into the online archive to see what’s new. First up, we have two from the tome—from Ron Silliman’s The Alphabet, parts I and XII [...] by

New to the Archive May 1, 2012: You may not know this but you’re sitting on a treasure trove of poetry! Yes, so much so that sometimes it feels like you need a map to navigate all the goodness. So going forward, Harriet will [...] by

@harriet_poetry January 10, 2012: Guess who’s taking over for Dorothea Lasky on Harriet‘s Twitter feed? C’mon, GUESS! No. Not Bacarri Rambo. It’s Eric Baus! #CheckItOut. by

The Poetry Foundation’s most-read articles of 2011 December 19, 2011: 10. “Haiku Economics” by Stephen T. Ziliak I’m an economist. Yet poetry is my first stop on the way to invention—discovery of metaphors. No matter the audience, a model is a metaphor. [...] by

Harriet Reading Series Part II: Kenneth Goldsmith’s “Career in Poetry” November 28, 2011: Photo courtesy of Lawrence Schwartzwald Friday, December 16th at 7pm, poet, DJ, essayist, rabble-rouser and Ubuweb Roi Kenneth Goldsmith will present “My Career in Poetry or: How I Learned to Stop [...] by

Jim Behrle, Ron Silliman, minor league baseball, and monkeys riding border collies September 21, 2011: Read all about it here in a little thing we like to call “Yo-Yos with Celery.” A taste: Ron: I am quite amazed by who reads my blog. And the kind of readership it gets. I get, for [...] by

Shark attacks, urban uprisings, floods, giant robots, and the black automaton invade Chicago September 6, 2011: Douglas Kearney–poet, performer, librettist, Cave Canem fellow, author of Fear, Some and The Black Automaton–will be reading here at the Poetry Foundation on September 23 at 7pm as part [...] by

Sylvia Plath is Miss Popularity September 1, 2011: As the school year begins, we’re taking stock here at poetryfoundation.org, gathering together our most-read poems, articles, blog posts, and podcasts to put on display for this here Harriet [...] by

Most popular poem of the summer? August 31, 2011: On our site, anyway, the most popular poem of the summer–by FAR– is this 1952 gem from ee cummings, “[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in].” i carry your heart with me(i [...] by

Nikki Giovanni praises poetry and Nancy Pelosi April 18, 2011: Nikki Giovanni will at the Harold Washington Library in Chicago next Saturday in celebration of National Poetry Month. She took a few minutes to talk about her favorite books, poems, and people. What [...] by