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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

At VICE: Blake Butler Cowers Before Dorothea Lasky’s Thunderbird October 3, 2012: Blake Butler puts Dorothea Lasky in a VICE grip and doesn’t know whether to kneel or cover his ears. No, really! It’s a review of Thunderbird (ahem—we hear the hardcovers are sold out)! [...] by

Take a Color Workshop with Dorothea Lasky October 2, 2012: From Brooklyn Poets: Our fall workshop with Dorothea Lasky. If you like what the fall does with color, well, you’ll really like this workshop. 5 weeks, Nov 4 to Dec 2, Sundays 2-5 PM. Classes will [...] by

Spenser Davis Reviews Thunderbird September 21, 2012: Over at The Rumpus, Spenser Davis reviews Dorothea Lasky’s new collection Thunderbird. Here he talks about a particular favorite, and it’s “biting commentary.” Oh, an [...] by

Watch a Video for Dorothea Lasky’s “Why Go In Cars” September 18, 2012: Poet Zachary Pace made this video for Dorothea Lasky’s poem “Why Go in Cars” from her forthcoming (and currently on sale) collection, Thunderbird. http://youtu.be/pODVfrvrOd8 by

Dorothea Lasky’s Thunderbird Alights on the Desk of Publisher’s Weekly August 21, 2012: Publisher’s Weekly has reviewed Dorothea Lasky’s newest book, Thunderbird (Wave 2012); and guess what, they’re fans (P.S. this is available now, despite its Oct release date!). Even [...] by