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Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets (Part 1) August 25, 2015: “When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.” —Audre Lorde While I am very much a fan of recovery [...] by

Time Signatures: Stefania Heim at Poetry International July 13, 2015: Poet and Boston Review poetry editor Stefania Heim recently took a turn as guest curator for Poetry International, where she considers time as apprehended in language and translation, and [...] by

Talking With Rae Armantrout About Itself July 8, 2015: Rae Armantrout is interviewed at Literary Hub! The poet talks with Adam Fitzgerald about her newest book, Itself (Wesleyan), and its relationship to philosophy, science, and the words, um, [...] by

Lisa Russ Spaar Visits the Potent Minimalism of Rae Armantrout & Ye Chun May 12, 2015: At the Los Angeles Review of Books, Lisa Russ Spaar looks back at the second books of Rae Armantrout and Ye Chun. Spaar had us at Tuumba: “I was pleased to find that the University of Virginia [...] by

Ilya Kaminsky on Rae Armantrout’s Channeling of Voices March 10, 2014: Ilya Kaminsky writes about Rae Armantrout for the Boston Review blog today. Kaminsky makes the distinction between the poet as “bard and storyteller—one who who sings” and other sorts, [...] by

Reading List: December 2013 December 11, 2013: The Reading List is a new feature of the Editors’ Blog this year. Each month we ask Poetry’s contributors to share a book—or several—that held their interest recently. Here are some [...] by

PennSound Presents: ‘First Readings’ November 26, 2013: PennSound presents a new series called First Readings. It’s all about the experience of initially encountering a new and unfamiliar poem. First up: Jennifer Ashton reads Rae Armantrout’s [...] by

Catherine Wagner & Rae Armantrout Talk Shop August 12, 2013: Catherine Wagner interviewed Rae Armantrout for Poetryeater: “Whatever their surface differences in sensibility, Wagner’s curiousity and vim for the watch-fine mechanics of Armantrout’s [...] by

Lemon Hound Announces First Poetry Contest, Judge None Other Than Rae Armantrout July 1, 2013: Well if the headline didn’t get you, the body copy might. We’ve long been fans of Lemon Hound, so this is great news. Should provide for some interesting results, too: LEMON HOUND wants [...] by

Just Saying: On Rae Armantrout’s Latest Book April 18, 2013: 1. I opened Just Saying for the first time to the second poem, “Instead.” I was immediately struck by the first section, which reads: To each his own severance package. The Inca hacked large [...] by