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A Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge with Poets House June 16, 2014: This year’s Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge—an annual benefit for New York City’s Poets House—nearly didn’t happen at all. The weather reports had been grim, “foretelling” (as [...] by

cento for love April 3, 2014: written for a performance with Dohee Lee and Simon Pettet on March 28, 2014 Poetry is not for the passive. It is, as Mayakovsky knew, at its very heart tendentious. Even the love poem agitates the [...] by

Legacy of Mayakovsky to Be ‘Rebooted’ in Moscow July 24, 2013: The Moscow News reports trouble around the 120th anniversary of poet Vladimir Mayakovsky, even amidst serious celebration: “The anniversary festivities began at 11 a.m., with a ceremonial [...] by