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Coach House Authors Discuss ‘What A Poem Can Do’ March 7, 2013: [caption id="attachment_62364" align="alignright" width="500"] Matthew Henderson[/caption] Over at the new-to-us Puritan Magazine, Coach House authors Matthew Henderson and Matthew Tierney discuss everything from reading tours of their most recent books (The Lease and Probably Inevitable, respectively) to the relationship between lyric and [...] by

Does Matthew Tierney Pull Off Scientific Poetry? The National Post Thinks So October 3, 2012: According to National Post writer Michael Lista, a movement of scientists-turned-poets tends to sacrifice readability for clever references, sentencing their readers, no matter how eager, to hours of Wikipedia searches. But Lista points to Tierney as an example of a former physicist whose poems don't overreach themselves: They succeed [...] by