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      From PoetryNowSeptember 2018

      Meena Alexander meditates on her transnational upbringing and interrogates the question of one’s origins. Produced by Katie Klocksin.

    • Detail of "A Walk in the Woods" by Sara Katz
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      Poems to read as the leaves change and the weather gets colder.

    • PEN Flyer for 1982 reading in support of victims of Lebanon War.
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From This Issue September 2018
  • poem
    By Keith S. Wilson

    I’m striving to be a better astronaut

  • poem
    By Ange Mlinko

    It is eighty degrees in December.

  • poem
    By Franz Wright

    Father trellis of my voice (or noose) abruptly vanished — 

Podcasts
From Poem TalkSeptember 2018

Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Sawako Nakayasu, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, and Donato Mancini.

  • From The Poetry Magazine PodcastSeptember 2018

    The editors discuss Ange Mlinko’s poem “Don Giovanni” from the September 2018 issue of Poetry.

  • From PoetryNowSeptember 2018

    Meena Alexander meditates on her transnational upbringing and interrogates the question of one’s origins. Produced by Katie Klocksin.

  • From VSSeptember 2018

    Poet and translator Emily Jungmin Yoon comes through the studio for a deep dive into her work translating contemporary and modern Korean poetry, her...

  • From Poetry Off the ShelfSeptember 2018

    During the current nationwide prison strike, we look back at Etheridge Knight's influential poems he wrote while incarcerated.

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Exploring Latino/a American poetry and culture.

Featured Biographies
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    Phillip B. Williams was born in Chicago, Illinois and earned his MFA from Washington University, where he was  a Chancellor's Graduate fellow....

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    Ada Limón is the author of Lucky Wreck (2006), This Big Fake World (2006), Sharks in the Rivers (2010), and Bright Dead Things...

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