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Jimmy Carter and Jacqueline Woodson Talk Shop at the New York Times July 24, 2015: What better way to segue into the weekend than with an insightful convo between two great writers and public figures, former president Jimmy Carter and current Young People’s Poet Laureate [...] by

Chicken Scratch December 5, 2013:   “Land is connected intimately to bodies, bones, and ghosts. A place, inhabited in a body and psychology, and in their symbols, waits to hear its own voice and to experience a [...] by

Work. Part Two April 12, 2013: To follow up on my previous post, I’ve gathered some thoughts on work from a few of my favorite poets living here in New York, all of whom happen to have interesting and demanding full-time [...] 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

Ninjas now the best hope for New York’s subway literature January 27, 2011: In the midst of all the various debates on how to reach the public with poetry, the sticker graffiti community has been unusually quiet, preferring to leave forays into literature to the academics. [...] by