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Unpublished Ezra Pound Poem for Sale August 27, 2015: Next week an “apparently unpublished” letter and poem by Ezra Pound arrive on the auction block at Lyon & Turnbull. Ezra Pound wrote the letter to Mrs. Isabel Konody (later known as [...] by

Newly Translated Letter From Ezra Pound Clarifies Imagist Movement July 1, 2015: Jared Spears presents and dissects a heretofore untranslated 1928 letter from Ezra Pound to French scholar and critic René Taupin: The letter was prompted by Taupin’s analysis of Imagism, the [...] by

Being Happy With The Ordinary, part 1 April 2, 2015: Because I wanted there to be a book by David Brazil, having read his poems and chapbooks with interest, as well as the magazine Try, edited with Sara Larsen, and participated in a year-long reading [...] by

Good News! Sweet Restorations at the Woodberry Poetry Room December 2, 2014: Wow! What’s not to like about this?! A powerful, brand-new technology called IRENE will help listeners at the Woodberry Poetry Room finally hear “The Cantos” as read by Ezra Pound, [...] by

Thousand Times Broken: Gillian Conoley on the Works of Henri Michaux November 18, 2014: Henri Michaux (1899–1984) was a Belgian writer and artist (later a French citizen) of startling originality. Associated with the surrealists, he charted an independent path into the unknown, [...] by

Boo! John Berryman on Halloween at Academy of American Poets October 24, 2014: John Berryman’s 100! Even if he’s dead. There’s much revelry in celebration of the centenary of Berryman’s birth, including at FSG (Berryman’s publisher) and of course, [...] by

Nick Cave Likes Poetry, Is a ‘Berryman Nut’ September 16, 2014: Suh-weet! Who knew?! The dashing ranconteur behind Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and a plethora of other musical incarnations LOVES poetry. Especially, John Berryman. Nick Cave is best known for his [...] by

Oh, Evolve?! Electronic Publication Ferries Poetry into the Future with John Ashbery September 15, 2014: Whatever you do, don’t look back! Poetry has been slow to the e-book boom, and for good reason. When John Ashbery looked at the first four electronic editions of his poetry he observed that [...] by

‘Magnetic Lines/of the Moment': Barry Schwabsky Introduces Arthur Sze August 6, 2014: Today, we recommend that you hit the slopes with a hop and a skip and head to Hyperallergic, where Barry Schwabsky introduces readers to the writing of Arthur Sze, one of his favorite poets. For [...] by

Modernists Aplenty! NYT Reviews Kevin Birmingham’s Recent Book on Ulysses June 25, 2014: There are so many reasons to get your Modernist on: the latest of which is Kevin Birmingham’s most recently published, and possibly dangerous book, The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James [...] by