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  • Featured Blogger
    By Andrew Zawacki

    “Mama’s got a lover,” sang Lou Reed, in a track by that name from his 1986 album Mistrial, A painter I am told She’s getting out of real estate For the art scene...

  • Open Door
    By Andrew Epstein

    Almost immediately after the world learned the dismaying news that Lou Reed had died on Sunday at 71, the obituaries and tributes started to pour in—sharp assessments of his career,...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Looks like someone's making poetry out of Andy Warhol's a: A Novel, which is not so much a novel in the first place as it is a "nearly word-for-word transcription...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    For the first fifty-seven years of Poetry’s history, the table of contents served as the cover of every issue. In October of 1969, Virgil Burnett changed all that. Under his...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    Diving into the Poetry magazine archives, we came across this minimal ad for Rabindranath Tagore’s Sheaves: Poems and Songs on the back of the February 1933 issue: New poems by India’s...

  • By Harriet Staff

    Over at Lambda Literary, Megan Volpert talks Andy Warhol with Charles Jensen and describes the process of writing her recently published Sonics in Warholia. Here's a taste: Like Warhol himself, the book...

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