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Toronto’s Town Crier Celebrates Hoa Nguyen and Dale Smith January 13, 2014: Just in time for Hoa Nguyen's reading on January 19th at Plasticene Poetry at Pauper's Pub, The Town Crier's Jess Taylor brings the spotlight to legendary Nguyen and legendary Skanky Possum teammate, Dale Smith. Here's our favorite part: More than anything, Nguyen and Smith encourage writers to participate in community and to embrace the [...] by

Dale Smith Considers the Voice of Diane Di Prima for the LA Review of Books January 29, 2013: Dale Smith begins his lengthy essay on Diane Di Prima with an acknowledgement of this "78-year-old Beat legend"s recent serious health problems--including Parkinson's disease, as well as efforts by numerous individuals and institutions to raise funds for her continued treatment. But Smith's interest in Di Prima goes beyond these important but [...] by

Special Issue of American Book Review Focuses on Arab-American Literature January 11, 2013: We'd highly recommend this special issue, just out, of American Book Review, edited by Philip Metres, with a focus on Arab-American literature. Among a truckful of good reads are reviews by Dale Smith on Farid Matuk's This Isa Nice Neighborhood, Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky on Ghassan Zaqtan and Fady Joudah's Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me; [...] by