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on the small press, part two: ‘the future is back’ April 21, 2014: The second in a series of posts featuring editors and publishers discussing their projects. First up: Noel Black and Mary Burger. [caption id="attachment_85287" align="alignright" width="300"] Shoplifter's Honor, cover design by Noel Black. 2004[/caption] —Noel Black Angry Dog Press started in 1998, I think. It was the imprint under which [...] by

cento for love April 3, 2014: written for a performance with Dohee Lee and Simon Pettet on March 28, 2014 Poetry is not for the passive. It is, as Mayakovsky knew, at its very heart tendentious. Even the love poem agitates the beloved to fall in love with the poet. Like the first time I ever heard “Crazy in Love” is the only time I’ll ever understand. Once [...] by

Our Favorite Material at This Year’s Whitney Biennial Is Paper February 28, 2014: Paper: the substance upon which we might read the work of Semiotext(e) poets Dodie Bellamy, Eileen Myles, Ariana Reines, and Etel Adnan! The New York Times' Carol Vogel shows us the way to the Whitney. PAPER is a star of this Biennial, with dozens of books and printed material. “Now that we have access to more archival material, we are [...] by

n+1 Publishes Radical Writers’ Lists of Books That Changed Their Lives January 28, 2014: n+1's fifth small book, No Regrets: Three Discussions, hit the digital bookshelves this month as an e-book published by Emily Books. To expand on a few of the explorations therein, Emily Books invited writers featured in the book to post lists of books that have influenced them the most. And now we know what we're asking for for Christmas this [...] by

Reading List: December 2013 December 11, 2013: [caption id="attachment_78346" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Installation by Luzinterruptus[/caption] The Reading List is a new feature of the Editors’ Blog this year. Each month we ask Poetry’s contributors to share a book—or several—that held their interest recently. Here are some recommendations from the poets and writers in our [...] by

Holding Hands With Eileen Myles + Seven Queer Poets’ Poems You Should Read November 18, 2013: The Advocate has a great feature up today. "7 Queer Poets You Should Know" comes on the heels of Richard Blanco's newest book publication (For All of Us, One Today, released this week). While Blanco consciously steered away from controversy in “One Today” [at the inauguration] (“My selection was enough of a statement,” he [...] 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, Leigh Stein, Ariana Reines, Dorothea Lasky, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Eileen Myles, and many many more. From their intro: It isn’t far-fetched to say [...] by

I Love Poets: An Interview with Chris Kraus (Part II) July 31, 2013: This is the second part of an email exchange I recently  conducted with Chris Kraus. Read part one here. [caption id="attachment_71464" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Daniel Marlos[/caption] NT: Earlier in our interview, you wrote, "It's the kind of writing that could no longer happen, because solitude, post-connectivity, is no [...] by

Responses & [Non]Non-Comforts Re: the ConPo / Affect Debate July 31, 2013: For those of you desiring to keep up with the most recent incarnation of debate/discussion around Conceptual writing--started anew with Cal Bedient's piece on affect at the Boston Review, "Against Conceptualism,"--we've gathered up some good reading material. All the following (in no particular order) include direct responses, preceding [...] by

Siglio Press’s Lisa Pearson in Conversation with The Believer May 20, 2013: The Believer Logger posted this great conversation between Nicolle Elizabeth, one of its staffers, and Lisa Pearson, the founder and publisher of Siglio Press. (Perhaps you recognize the name "Siglio" from "In Gray There is Multiplicity: Snapshots from It Is Almost That / A Collection of Image+Text work by Women Artists & Writers," Eileen [...] by