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‘Dear Bozo': Creeley’s Letters to Allen Ginsberg January 13, 2014: A wonderful addition to the world made manifest by the good editors at University of California Press is The Selected Letters of Robert Creeley, edited by Rod Smith, Peter Baker, and Kaplan Harris. [...] by

OmniVerse Becomes ZombieVerse! January 3, 2014: The editors over at OmniVerse are bringing out the (living)dead for this month’s issue that “features works revived from lost and out-of-print publications, curated by RJ Ingram.” [...] by

Creeley Broadside from Cuneiform Press? Yes, Please! October 25, 2013: We’ve been stoked by the Creeley / Dorn connection this month, what with the portfolio of Creeley letters in this month’s issue of Poetry. So we were thrilled to see the good folks at [...] by

By the Letter: Creeley, Eigner, Dorn, & Zukofsky October 23, 2013: The four letters by Robert Creeley in our October 2013 issue trace some of his evolving feelings toward poetry (and Poetry) over the course of the fifties and sixties. These letters to Larry Eigner, [...] by

We Can’t Wait for 2014: Selected Letters of Robert Creeley is on the Way! July 29, 2013: We’re already saving up for The Selected Letters of Robert Creeley, edited by Rod Smith, Peter Baker, and Kaplan Harris, to-be-published by UC Press. It’s due in January 2014, to be [...] by

From Jacket2: A Brief History of the Buffalo Poetics Program June 10, 2013: Jacket 2 presents this stellar feature about the history of the Buffalo Poetics Program. The constellated survey includes a collection of links to articles about the program such as a Selected [...] by

Happy Birthday, Bob! May 21, 2013: We’d be remiss to leave off without giving birthday wishes to Robert Creeley, who would have been 87 today. We have poems galore here to celebrate, and other accoutrement. Thanks also to Chris [...] by

The Poet’s Ear (Part 4) April 24, 2013: In my last post I used Robert Creeley’s “I Know a Man” to illustrate the basic principle behind torque: that of twisting or swerving away from an expected cadential trajectory. Creeley’s [...] by

The Poet’s Ear (Part 3) April 22, 2013: The word cadence comes up repeatedly when people are talking about the poet’s ear. With respect to poetry, it denotes “rhythm, rhythmical construction, measure” or in Samuel Johnson’s words, [...] by

Code Unknown: The Golden Rule April 15, 2013: All art is collaboration. You collaborate with your culture, your language, your reading …. When Bernadette Mayer says of her writing “It’s as if the language wants to say this,” she [...] by