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The Offing Previewed at JacketCopy March 12, 2015: As we mentioned last week, a new literary magazine, The Offing, will launch in Los Angeles. We’re now happy to offer, via Jacket Copy, a quite useful sneak preview, plus a convo with the [...] by

What Does It Mean to Bear Witness? Carol Muske-Dukes Observes Four Poets at Work March 9, 2015: Jacket Copy hosts Carol Muske-Dukes’s recent article about Tom Sleigh, Marilyn Hacker, Deborah Landau, and Cecilia Woloch: four poets who, like Claudia Rankine, witness and critique four very [...] by

The 35th Annual L.A. Times Book Prize Finalists Announced March 5, 2015: The L.A. Times announced the finalists for the 35th annual L.A. Times Book Prizes yesterday. Killer lineup we have here! Poetry Gillian Conoley, “Peace” (Omnidawn) Katie Ford, “Blood Lyrics: [...] by

Jacket Copy Reviews Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation March 5, 2015: Brett Fletcher Lauer and Lynn Melnick’s anthology Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation (Viking, 2015) is here! At Jacket Copy, David L. Ulin reviews the [...] by

And the 2015 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award Goes to…. Angie Estes! February 27, 2015: Each year, Claremont Graduate University presents one outstanding, mid-career poet with the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award: a $100,000 prize for a newly published, exceptional collection of poetry. This [...] by

US Postal Service to Release a Maya Angelou Forever Stamp February 26, 2015: There’s more than a few reasons we can think of to lead us to say “Maya Angelou Forever!” The latest is a slightly more tangible one: we’re talking about the US Postal [...] by

At Jacket Copy, Lynell George Unravels Langston Hughes’s Letters February 9, 2015: Yet another critic is singing the praises of Knopf’s newly published edition of Langston Hughes’s letters. Last week, we mentioned that NYTimes recently got hip to the collected letters. [...] by

Little Free Libraries Are Unlikely Outlaws February 5, 2015: Yet apparently they are law-breakers. Who knew? According to our friends at Jacket Copy, residents in Los Angeles and Shreveport, Louisiana have received citations explaining that the homemade [...] by

Draft: The Journal of Process Emerges February 4, 2015: This just in from Jacket Copy: a journal called Draft: The Journal of Process is hitting its stride. Draft is edited by Mark Polanzak, Rachel Yoder, and Lisa Ciccarello, was founded in 2011, and just [...] by

What’s Killing the Creative Class: Scott Timberg Explains January 26, 2015: Scott Timberg, the author of Culture Clash, explains what’s killing the creative class in his new book and at Jacket Copy. Reviewing the book, Andrew Keen writes that Timberg’s argument [...] by