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A Rob Halpern Performance in Ann Arbor September 28, 2015: At the Michigan Daily, a report from the field: Last Saturday, Rob Halpern read from his newest book, Common Place (Ugly Duckling Presse 2015), at Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor; and Cosmo Pappas [...] by

The Translation Process of Pizarnik’s Diana’s Tree August 28, 2015: Last fall, the publication of Yvette Siegert’s translation of Argentine poet Alejandra Pizarnik’s “canonical poetry collection” Diana’s Tree (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2014, [...] by

Boston Review’s Summer Reads Include Costume En Face, More July 28, 2015: Boston Review has posted a handful of micro-reviews for their Summer Poetry Reads, looking at Gentlessness, by Dan Beachy-Quick (Tupelo Press); They Don’t Kill You Because They’re Hungry, They [...] by

Rob Halpern on the Hypertrophic Novels of Taylor Brady May 5, 2015: Fortune favored us this weekend, and as Rob Halpern read from his brand-new book, Common Place, for Ugly Duckling’s quiet Cellar Series on Saturday evening, we were reminded also of [...] by

A Maxwell’s Candor Is the Brightest Shield and Peeping Mot: Notes and an Interview April 29, 2015: A Maxwell’s Candor Is the Brightest Shield is a beautiful book. As with all Ugly Duckling Presse publications it sits well in the hand and has a just right physicality. It also has stylish black [...] by

Shoot, If That Ain’t Too Pretty April 17, 2015: CUNY Chapbook Festival March 31-April 2, 2015 I always try to spend at least a bit of time at the CUNY Chapbook Festival, an annual few-day event staged at the Graduate Center’s main building on [...] by

Steven Zultanski’s Very ‘Post-Internet Poetry’ in The New Yorker March 10, 2015: Kenny Goldsmith has done the world a favor by bringing to The New Yorker’s attention Steven Zultanski’s new book, Bribery (Ugly Duckling Presse 2014) in the context of [...] by

Poets & Translators Tribute Tomaž Šalamun at Artforum March 4, 2015: Artist and friend Abraham Adams leads a tribute to Tomaž Šalamun (1941–2014) for Artforum. Chosen ones include Matvei Yankelevich, Ariana Reines, Purdey Lord Kreiden and Michael Thomas Taren, and [...] by

Gratefully, Passion: A Review of Purdey Lord Kreiden’s Children of the Bad Hour February 25, 2015: Poet Purdey Lord Kreiden, French heir-apparent to the transfigured decadence throne, if she wants it, has been reading in New York for the past week with a new chapbook, Children of the Bad Hour [...] by

Trisha Low Considers the Male Confessional January 26, 2015: At Lemon Hound: Trisha Low reviews not one, but two books for us; and in the interest of parallelism, Harriet is friends with Trisha Low. “I guess there are certain things that one is obligated [...] by