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New to the Archive October 28, 2015: The Poetry Foundation’s online archive of poetry is ever expanding. Here’s a look at some recent additions you may have missed over the last few months: Orlando White, who will be joining us as [...] by

Jenny Zhang & Monica McClure Look for the Decolonized Joke February 6, 2015: So good: At the Asian American Writers’ Workshop blog, The Margins, poets Jenny Zhang and Monica McClure volley over email about “how contemporary comedians both toe the line and [...] by

NPR’s 2015 Poetry Preview Has Got the Right Stuff January 22, 2015: Craig Morgan Teicher writes for NPR about the books he’s looking forward to in 2015, writing that “perhaps now we need poetry even more than ‘more than ever.'” This is a great [...] by

Monica McClure & Sasha Fletcher Talk at Fanzine November 5, 2014: At Fanzine, Sasha Fletcher and Monica McClure talk together about recent chapbook contents, their lives, their art! We’re into this sharpening… [SF:] …Mood Swing changed me, bb. I [...] by

In the Theater of the Urban: Melissa Broder’s Scarecrone August 6, 2014: Monica McClure reviews Melissa Broder’s Scarecrone (Publishing Genius Press 2014) for Emily Books! McClure places herself, and her reading, in the determinate Los Angeles future: “Now [...] by

100 YRS OF SELFIE POETICS: On Monica McClure and Edith Södergran April 7, 2014: 1. Who is the girl that gives it away, that petocha “with a little purse like a puta for cigarettes and change”? How is a lyric poem like a girl who stages for the public a private moment? Who [...] by

cento for love April 3, 2014: written for a performance with Dohee Lee and Simon Pettet on March 28, 2014 Poetry is not for the passive. It is, as Mayakovsky knew, at its very heart tendentious. Even the love poem agitates the [...] by

Poets in New York Daily News Feature Respond to Backlash January 6, 2014: One to watch at Montevidayo: The poets featured in the New York Daily News profile we pointed to have responded to some of the criticism that was leveled their way upon publication (much of the rub [...] by

New York Daily News Profiles ‘Young women poets’ December 20, 2013: Well, this happened! Apparently, “women have a way with words.” Or so says The New York Daily News, which features today a full-page, full-color feature on New York City’s [...] by

Please Check Out the World and Work of Monica McClure June 21, 2013: A fantastic interview with poet Monica McClure can be read at Paperbag’s blog (“this blog is an assignment”). McClure talks about Texas, personal narrative, the distinct challenges [...] by