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Bringing John Wieners Back: Revisiting 707 Scott Street April 2, 2013: In 2001 I printed a small book, Negative Capability in the Verse of John Wieners, an outtake from my thesis for the Poetics Program at New College of California. I wanted it to look like a [...] by

Olson, Wieners, Lansing, Eigner, and Corman at Jacket2 December 28, 2012: Jacket2 sent up this little holiday treat, “Mass: raw poetry from the commonwealth of Massachusetts,” and we’d be remiss not to point to it here. Edited by Jim Dunn and Kevin [...] by

Looking at The Selected Correspondence of John Wieners and Charles Olson November 14, 2012: Isola di Rifiuti is at it again—we just reposted John Latta’s thinking on Denise Riley, George Stanley, and Joanne Kyger—and we’d like to point you today to a post on John Wieners and [...] by

Keston Sutherland on the Destitute Lyric of John Wieners September 17, 2012: UK Poet and professor Keston Sutherland offers a rich consideration of John Wieners for the newest issue of World Picture: “No poet in English was ever so destitute of a world as John [...] by

Letters from Lost & Found August 31, 2012: All those poets’ papers, folders, and manuscripts filed by the foot in college and university libraries all over the US, now have an avenue of escape and rebirth with the publication of a [...] by

John Wieners’s 707 Scott Street Available for Free! August 27, 2012: This isn’t new news but it’s good news and follows on the heels of this news (item). Green Integer has been kind enough to post John Wieners’s 707 Scott Street journal online as a [...] by

John Wieners reading in San Francisco, March 25, 1990 August 13, 2012: File under “must see”: John Wieners reading in San Francisco. video by Kush / Cloud House. thanks to Kush and Bill Berkson for making this available. 50 minutes, introduced by Robert [...] by

Eileen Myles on relationships and refusing to align with Greek statues December 3, 2010: Antonio Gonzalez’s Lambda Literary interview with Eileen Myles covers a lot of ground—race, class, gender, sexuality, politeness, sentimentality, professionalization—but the discussions all [...] by

A few minor items to add to a clamor December 18, 2009: I had hoped to get a couple more entries up by now, but it’s a particularly cunning germ season in our abode at the moment and I am in fact trying to dash this off before taking my daughter to see [...] by