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LGBT Poetry Showcase at the Miami Book Fair November 24, 2015: “Poetry is having a moment in Miami,” writes Craig Stanley at NBC News. And the Miami Book Fair’s showcase of contemporary LGBT poets is only intensifying that moment. Stanley [...] by

Pen Poetry Series Features Duriel E. Harris November 20, 2015: This week the Pen Poetry Series brings its readers/listeners a special treat. Dawn Lundy Martin has selected four audio poems by Duriel E. Harris. Lundy Martin introduces the four audio-rich pieces, [...] by

Aaron Kunin Points to the Aesthetic Ground September 29, 2015: “Would Vanessa Place Be a Better Poet If She Had Better Opinions?” asks Aaron Kunin at Nonsite. Kunin posits that Place’s work might just be “poorly written,” [...] by

Dawn Lundy Martin to Guest Edit PEN Poetry Series! September 24, 2015: This just in: Dawn Lundy Martin will be guest editing PEN Poetry Series, starting in October. Yesterday, they posted a new poem by Martin, from “Good Stock”–check it out here. [...] by

The Metacognitive Dawn Lundy Martin Talks to the Library of Congress July 13, 2015: The Library of Congress has published an interview with Dawn Lundy Martin! In “Why Do We Speak a False Language?” Anya Creightney talks with Martin about the black female body, teaching, [...] by

(Soma)tic Reading Enhancements INSTALLMENT #2 June 25, 2015: A thousand different readers of a poem make a thousand different poems. The creativity in the reading percolates through the same membrane as the writing. (Soma)tic reading enhancements like [...] by

From Whitman To Walmart June 8, 2015: for Timothy McNair and for The Mongrel Coalition Against Gringpo “Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation and that is an act of political warfare.” –Audre Lorde [...] by

Kenneth Goldsmith Says He Is an Outlaw June 1, 2015: To be a black man in the United States of America is to be in a constant state of war and I am tired, I’m just so tired of the war. White people want me to be dangerous, scary or sexy, they never [...] by

Canvases Pale: A Minstrelsy So Easily Absorbed May 22, 2015: And so I would like to make it clear that I am going to talk about race. Again. I would like to make it clear that my writing about race, like myself, is a collection of incomplete moments in time. [...] by

CAConrad’s Sexiest Poetry Award Goes to Six New Titles December 3, 2014: CAConrad has announced the annual SEXIEST POETRY AWARD! This year’s honor goes to six books, instead of one title. They are more than deserving. “The six titles below are books that will [...] by