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Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets (Part 2) August 26, 2015: [Editor’s Note: Part 1 of “Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets” can be found here.] On Carolyn Kizer Carolyn Kizer was my poetry mentor, great friend and goddess. Here is an [...] by

Poets Personally Reflect on the Appointment of Juan Felipe Herrera as U.S. Poet Laureate July 6, 2015: At the Los Angeles Review of Books, poets Rigoberto González, Sandra Cisneros, Eduardo C. Corral, Francisco Aragón, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Tim Z. Hernandez, and Brenda Cárdenas reflect on the [...] by

David Tomas Martinez’s ‘Us vs Them’ on PoetryNow June 25, 2015: Today on PoetryNow David Tomas Martinez’s new poem “Us vs Them” brings us some Sputniks, the Black Panthers, both Nixon AND Reagan, with a healthy dose of Duck and Cover. The poem [...] by

Poetry > Prison August 15, 2013: NBC Latino recently profiled poet David Tomas Martinez and his interesting and unlikely road to writing: As a kid, I just thought I was American like everybody else, but as I grew older, I began to [...] by