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Reading List: February 2013 February 27, 2013: [caption id="attachment_62019" align="alignright" width="500"] A young Joan Mitchell reading. Courtesy of the Joan Mitchell Foundation.[/caption] The Reading List is a new feature of the Editors’ Blog this year. Each month we ask Poetry’s recent contributors to share a book—or several—that they’ve been poring over. Here are some [...] by

Lisa Russ Spaar Points to the Moon July 18, 2012: Of all the poetic inspirations in nature, one of the most universal lies 384,400 kilometers from the Earth's surface. On The Chronicle of Higher Education website, poet Lisa Russ Spaar shares excerpts from her favorite moon-inspired poetry, including "Buck Moon" by Nathaniel Perry and "Citronella" by Charles Wright. Spaar [...] by

The New Inquiry Interviews Lisa Russ Spaar July 3, 2012: As part of their ongoing series, “Five Questions with ____________,” The New Inquiry spoke with poet and University of Virginia professor Lisa Russ Spaar. In addition to comments on bad habits and Southern summers, Spaar defined a “bad education:” For me, whether the subject or task at hand is historical, culinary, athletic, [...] by