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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

Lorin Stein and The Paris Review: The personal is professional is literary is a party February 28, 2011: Because it’s a Fashion & Style piece, let’s get a few things out of the way in The New York Times’ profile of Paris Review editor Lorin Stein. Who makes his suits? Kirk Miller. [...] by

New York Times snow haiku seriously lacking in yetis January 25, 2011: The only thing worse than bad winter weather is that it’s all that anyone talks about for months. Well The New York Times has come to the rescue, or rather, its readers have, by providing [...] by

New Poetry Pairings at the New York Times June 24, 2010: The Poetry Foundation and American Life in Poetry have started a partnership with the New York Times Learning Network. Each week, they’ll pair a poem with content from the paper. This [...] by

In memoriam: William Safire, a gem of a wordsmith September 29, 2009: Was William Safire a poet? No. He was a Nixon speechwriter, a conservative pundit, a four-time novelist, and a funny, fastidious observer of English usage. But can we detect his influence, however [...] by