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September 2009

Samuel Menashe, Dan Beachy-Quick, Belle Randall, Randall Jarrell, Don Paterson, Liz Waldner, and more.

September 2009

Cover art: Cathie Bleck, "Transformations," 2009.

POEMS

Dan Beachy-Quick

Liz Waldner

Atsuro Riley

Lucia Perillo

Kelle Groom

Katia Kapovich

David Harsent

Sandra McPherson

THE VIEW FROM HERE

Mary Schmich

  • Poetry, Daily
  • Brenda Starr makes way for Rumi, Neruda, and Merwin.

Dennis Jacobs

Douglas Wolk

  • The Chisel
  • How poetry can break open pop criticism.

Fernando Perez

Lin Hixson

William T. Vollmann

  • Show Me a Howe

PROSE

Michael Hofmann

Ange Mlinko

Michael Robbins

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Etienne Ndayishimiye

David Shook

Henry Gould

Ange Mlinko

Michael Marcinkowski

Robert Archambeau

Ina Loewenberg

Tom Sleigh

Michael Hudson

C. K. Williams

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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