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Guggenheim Posts 1973 Interview With John Ashbery & Reading of ‘Soonest Mended’ January 31, 2014: Findings, The Guggenheim Museum blog where “staff members share surprising finds from the museum’s vast trove of records,” has posted an interview with John Ashbery from 1973, conducted [...] by

Special Delivery: The Guardian Reviews Airmail July 15, 2013: Incoming! It’s the letters of Robert Bly and Tomas Tranströmer! This weekend The Guardian reviewed Airmail: The Letters of Robert Bly and Tomas Tranströmer, edited by Thomas R. Smith and [...] by

Successful Poets Who Kept Their ‘Other’ Jobs August 14, 2012: While many of us dream of becoming full-time writers, the fact is, several of the most successful poets in recent history have remained at their day jobs. Here are some examples from [...] by

“But translating a poem is like covering a song” March 12, 2012: David Orr at the New York Times Sunday Book Review has a great article on translating the poetry of Nobel laureate Tomas Tranströmer. As always, the question of a translator’s fidelity to the [...] by