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Paul Krugman on Poetry October 29, 2013: Paul Krugman writes about poetry and Tom Standage’s book Writing on the Wall: Social Media—The First 2000 Years in the Op-Ed section of New York Times. A non-economics, non-policy post; I [...] by

Ntozake Shange Profiled in This Weekend’s New York Times October 28, 2013: Ntozake Shange talks to the New York Times about her battle to continue to write after a series of strokes and the onset of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Author of the verse [...] by

Announcing: The Emily Dickinson Archive October 24, 2013: As we mentioned in January of this year, 2013, “Amherst College [has] digitized and published all their manuscript holdings of poems, letters, and whatnot by the Belle of Amherst herself Emily [...] by

Back to Kewl: Day 1 at the School for Poetic Computation August 14, 2013: Ever heard the words “strange, magical and impractical” used to describe computer programming? New York’s new School for Poetic Computation aims to change all that. As reported by [...] by

The New York Times Profiles Anne Carson as ‘Someone from Another World’ March 15, 2013: The New York Times has profiled Anne Carson, with a piece titled “The Inscrutable Brilliance of Anne Carson,” and check out that photo; she’s looming. But it’s more than a [...] by

New York Times Profiles East Harlem’s Jesus ‘Papoleto’ Melendez February 13, 2013: The New York Times City Room blog takes a close look at the life of Nuyorican Poets movement founder Jesus “Papoleto” Melendez, whose life in the East Harlem is steadily becoming unmanageable, [...] by

NYT Books Reviews C.K. Williams and Cynthia Cruz January 3, 2013: Over at the New York Times books section, Dana Jennings is getting positively morbid with a dual review of C.K. Williams’s Writers Writing Dying and Cynthia Cruz’s The Glimmering Room. [...] by

Code Coda April 25, 2011: The letter to the New York Times Book Review that Ange Mlinko mentions in her post caught my eye too, but for different reasons. “Give me code cracking any day” wrote the letter writer, Allen [...] by

Poetry may find its way back to New York’s subways after all March 29, 2011: The New York Times‘ City Room reports that the MTA has begun talks with the Poetry Society of America to bring back Poetry in Motion. The program ended in 2008 and was replaced with Train of [...] by

“Poet,” the fashionable look for Spring 2011 March 17, 2011: (Photograph of Terrance Hayes by David Armstrong from the NYT style magazine) Could it really be? Or is it just that poetry (and poets) have become such curiosities in American culture that those [...] by