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NYT Introduces Alex Butler: ‘A Poet Who Works in 3-D’ July 18, 2014: Check out NYT’s profile of literary newcomer, Alex Butler. Butler recently read from her Circling the Same, her newly published 80-page poem, at Creature of Comfort, a Manhattan lifestyle [...] by

More Pricks and More Kicks: Beckett’s ‘Echo’s Bones’ July 7, 2014: At the New York Times, Dwight Garner takes a stab at reviewing the much belated appearance of Samuel Beckett’s 1933 story, “Echo’s Bones,” which Beckett intended to include as [...] by

For Those Who Look Yonder: NYT Reviews Robert Frost’s Letters Vol. 1 June 24, 2014: Yes, few things are as illusive as that man, that mystery: Robert Frost. William Logan recounts, in this fresh-published review of Letters: Volume 1, “He disliked fancy metaphor or decoration [...] by

Charles Wright to Become Next Poet Laureate of the United States June 12, 2014: It’s been decided, Charles Wright has been named the next U.S. poet laureate. The New York Times reports: The Library of Congress is to announce on Thursday that the next poet laureate will be [...] by

$3 Million Gifted for Yale’s First Chair in Poetry June 2, 2014: The New York Times’s Arts Beat reports that Frederick Iseman, Yale alum and the founder and chief executive of private equity firm CI Capital Partners, has given $5 million to the school, [...] by

Tadeusz Rozewicz, Noted Polish Poet, Passes Away at 92 May 23, 2014: The New York Times recently posted an obituary for Tadeusz Rozewicz, an outspoken champion of poetry after Auschwitz, who passed away peacefully at home in Wroclaw, Poland, at the age of 92. [...] by

Justin Kaplan, Biographer of Whitman and Twain, Dies at 88 March 5, 2014: The New York Times reported yesterday on the passing of literary biographer Justin Kaplan, “a Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer renowned for his lives of Mark Twain, Walt Whitman and Lincoln [...] by

Black Ocean Profiled in the New York Times March 4, 2014: Yesterday the ArtsBeat section of the New York Times gave us the ins and outs of Black Ocean Books, with poetry editor Carrie Olivia Adams. Their conversation delves into Black Ocean’s [...] by

A Second Look at Robert Frost February 5, 2014: It’s getting mighty frosty over at the New York Times today. Yeah, we went there! Jennifer Schuessler takes a look at the life of Robert Frost in light of the forthcoming publication of the [...] by

Remembering W.D. Snodgrass February 4, 2014: Over the weekend, William McDonald posted a remembrance of W.D. Snodgrass at the New York Times. McDonald reflected on his days as a journalism student at Syracuse University and his first [...] by