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Posts Tagged ‘Gertrude Stein’

City Lights Releases Corrected Centennial Edition of Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons May 7, 2014: Rejoice, cake fans: City Lights has just released a centennial edition of Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons! In honor of the occasion, poet and author Michelle Tea, biographer Renate Stendhal, [...] by

Self-evidence with Difficulty April 9, 2014: For many years I’ve been interested in difficulty; I suppose in the present context it could be called the poetics of difficulty. I remember at age 14 carrying around the hardback Collected Poems [...] by

Mac Low, Cage, Root Poetics April 3, 2014: The basic question behind what I think of as root poetics sounds simple: what is language doing—for the poet, for humans at large, for the world—in fact, for itself? What is it doing there on the [...] by

Hyperallergic is all Gertrude Stein all the Time Time Time Time February 3, 2014: This weekend’s Hyperallergic wraps up this previous weekend’s marathon reading of Gertrude Stein’s The Making of Americans, hosted by Triple Canopy. Morten Høi Jensen reports on [...] by

Whacked Out: A Case for the Advocacy of the Unlisted January 8, 2014: [Note: Each month we feature a guest post from a contributor to Poetry’s current issue. Amy King’s “Wings of Desire” appears in the January 2014 issue. Previous posts in this series can be [...] by

What’s Cooking, July 4th? July 3, 2013: Not sure? One good place to look is this “Poets’ Recipes” spotlight at the Academy of American Poets. The spotlight includes a few handy recipes including Chocolate Peanut Butter [...] by

Couple Good’uns for Gertrude Stein July 2, 2013: From Electric Lit to the Paris Review Daily, behold “the worst rejection letter ever,” from publisher Arthur C. Fifield to Gertrude Stein in 1912. Speaking of Stein, did you see this [...] by

Beer Is A Beer Is A Beer Is A Beer Is A Beer June 27, 2013: At the end of a long day of blogging, the Harriet Staff likes to kick back with a few ice cold craft brews. Since we’re in Chicago, there’s no shortage breweries to hit the spot, from a [...] by

Jared Nielsen Programs Gertrude Stein’s a rose is a rose is a rose is a rose is a rose… (You Get the Picture) January 9, 2013: Thanks to Post Position for sending up this gritty ditty by Jared Nielsen, based on a Gertrude Stein fragment. Jared Nielsen, thanks to his schooling in Modern and Contemporary American Poetry, his [...] by

Editorial Piedra Cuervo in Baja Engages with Gertrude Stein, Lyn Hejinian, Kathy Acker & Juliana Spahr January 4, 2013: Our Spanish is perpetually rusty, but we’ve been paying attention to work published by younger writers in Tijuana and Baja California, because it is wildly innovative and socially astute. [...] by