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The Believer Logger & Dorothea Lasky’s Creativity Room January 16, 2014: The Believer Poets’ Bookshelves series has struck gold this time (or should we say, Bakelite!). Just up are lovely photographs of Dorothea Lasky’s creativity room and shelving. Color [...] by

In Awe! Dorothea Lasky at Huffington Post January 3, 2014: They’ve done it again! We’re in awe after reading Travis Nichols’s superb interview with poet and trailblazer, Dorothea Lasky, just published at Huffington Post. There are almost 60 [...] by

Holy Smokes, it’s Dorothea Lasky! October 28, 2013: Yep, that’s right: we flashed the signal. This time, here she is at The Learning Network: Teaching and Writing with the New York Times’s “Poetry Pairing” column, with her poem [...] by

Flavorwire Gives Us 23 People to Make Us Care About Poetry August 1, 2013: As if, dear Harriet reader, you didn’t already, here are 23 (more!) people to make us care about poetry, thanks to our friends at Flavorwire. The people include the likes of Michael Robbins, [...] by

Follow These Weird Tweets! May 10, 2013: NYU Local lists its favorite “weird tweets” by NYU creative writing professors and wouldn’t you know it: A few of our faves are Harriet regulars. Yes, “The Weirdest Tweets [...] by

Dorothea Lasky / Thunderbird / Wave Books / 2012 April 23, 2013: Thunderbird is a fairly seamless collection of lyrics / integrated around recurring themes and values. Beginning perhaps twenty years ago / the I-poem came under attack – for being egotistic / for [...] by

Dorothea Lasky Talks About Thunderbird and I, Violet (!) at BOMBLOG November 29, 2012: Dorothea Lasky talks about Thunderbird at BOMBLOG! There’s not much better. “The flavor of sensate mortality is thick on these pages,” writes Jonathan Aprea. “…[F]lip [...] by

At Austinist: Dorothea Lasky Talks Persona, Confessionalism, Democracy of 7-Eleven, ++ November 6, 2012: An interview with Thunderbird author Dorothea Lasky has just been published at Austinist. Lasky talks about, among other things, how 7-Eleven is “a more democratic space than a Whole [...] by

Poetry Education or Educating the Poet October 23, 2012: Over at the Rumpus, David Biespiel is being inundated. “All of a sudden my inbox is filling up with links from friends to two essays related to poetry that have almost everything and nothing in [...] by

Dorothea Lasky on Using Poetry to Teach the True Importance of Language in Early Education Classes October 16, 2012: Check out this essay by Dorothea Lasky, “What Poetry Teaches Us About the Power of Persuasion,” in The Atlantic, in which Lasky writes about the importance of teaching poetry to students [...] by