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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

Poetry Postcards and Postcards from Poets! October 18, 2012: Check out what arrived at this humble Harrieter’s desk this morning! Five issues of the Hoot Review, a literary magazine in the form of a postcard. According to their website, the Hoot Review [...] by

Exciting and Simple: Lew Welch, William Carlos Williams, and Gertrude Stein August 6, 2012: City Lights Books has just reissued Lew Welch’s Collected Poems, Ring of Bone, with a cover photo of Lew taken in 1965 by his old friend the photographer “Steamboat” Jim Hatch. City [...] by

A Correspondence with Alice Toklas June 27, 2012: Bruce Kellner traded congenial letters with Alice Toklas, Gertrude Stein’s partner, until shortly before her death in 1967. In an essay published in the Turtle Point Press Magazine, Kellner [...] by

A Gertrude Stein Internet Party June 26, 2012: Seems like Gertrude Stein is all over the interwebs these days, what with the new edition of her Stanzas in Meditation, and concern over her activities during WWII, and with the concern over the [...] by

The Hidden Secrets of Stein’s Stanzas June 21, 2012: Christopher Schmidt at the Boston Review takes on the new, fixed-up edition of Gertrude Stein’s Stanzas from Yale University Press. This notoriously difficult poem, Schmidt says, is ripe for closer [...] by