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Special Issue of Evening Will Come Focuses on 70th Anniversary of Hiroshima & Nagasaki Bombings August 6, 2015: A crucial new issue of Evening Will Come is out, compiled and edited by Brandon Shimoda in remembrance of the 70th anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (August 6 and 9). Shimoda writes in his own [...] by

Rhetorics as Raw Material: On the Complex Work of Daniel Borzutzky June 29, 2015: At Jacket2, Kristin Dykstra writes about both the translation and creative work of Daniel Borzutzky, and how the two modes interrelate as she reads across his oeuvre, focusing on Borzutzky’s 2015 [...] by

Notes for National Corpse Month, Part Six April 30, 2015: I became the corpse, because—and then, it floats away again. —Alice Notley, In the Pines recall, translucent and disposable, the remaining corpses. —Roberto Tejada, Lost Continent And one day [...] by

Notes for National Corpse Month, Part One April 2, 2015: I’ve been in love with a corpse. —Etel Adnan, The Arab Apocalypse When I grow up I want to be an old woman. That’s the first thing I thought. I was told: to be an angel, you must be without [...] by

Daniel Borzutzky Shines Out of Darkness Into Video November 14, 2014: At Chicago’s WTTW culture blog, Chicago Tonight, poet, Duras fan, and translator Daniel Borzutzky reads his own work! For a videocamera! For us! Culture reporter Dan Andries writes in advance [...] by

Reading List: May 2014 May 20, 2014: The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the May issue share a book—or several—that held their interest recently. Daniel Borzutzky Cecilia [...] by

Listening to Juana Molina and Making a Mixtape November 11, 2013: In a different life I would have been the person who produces soundtracks for movies. I love music, but more importantly I like thinking about what songs go together, however disparate they may seem [...] by

What Is Urgent Poetry? 5 Poets Respond September 12, 2013: Again and again you come across terms that define the poetry of this or that poet. For my own work, they often say, “hers is an urgent poetry.” I’m trying to find out if there exists a [...] by

PEN Announces 2013 Translation Fund Winners July 23, 2013: For the tenth year PEN’s Translation Fund has selected a handful of its Advisory Board’s favorite works for funding. Per their site: This year, as in the past, the PEN/Heim Translation [...] by

Daniel Borzutzky Is ‘Demolished by’ Sergej Timofejev in Russian Poetry Section of New Fence February 27, 2013: Daniel Borzutzky writes on the new issue of Fence (Winter 2012-13) for Montevidayo–specifically, a dossier of Russian poetry, and more specifically, “The Doll Incident,” by Sergej [...] by