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By Diana Arterian

There is a distinct and emerging trend within the poetry world that one might traditionally call “poetry of witness,” but bears an ethics I think of as a “counter-monument poetics.”

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    Hyperallergic's Sarah Rose Sharp takes a close look at Women of Resistance, recently published by OR Books. "When I picked up Women of Resistance: Poems...

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    Jesse Lichtenstein writes for the September issue of The Atlantic about the young generation of poets blowing the door off its hinges: "Emerging poets...

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    We all know poets don't work alone, but sometimes we need a little help making connections to discover exactly which poets were contemporaries and...

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    On Friday, we learned of the loss of poet and editor Bill Corbett. A longtime fixture on the Boston poetry scene, Corbett was also...

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