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Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets (Part 1) August 25, 2015: “When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.” —Audre Lorde While I am very much a fan of recovery [...] by

Donald Revell on Barbara Guest’s ‘The Location of Things’ September 5, 2014: At the Omnidawn blog, Donald Revell revisits the work of Barbara Guest–and the “exceptionalism,” in particular, that he finds there. “Wherever the eye alights, the accent [...] by

Stars, Poetry—Part II: Cancer, Leo, and Virgo May 22, 2014: This is my second meditation on a personal wheel of poetic influence, grouped by modalities. (See here for my first one). What Are the Modalities of the Zodiac? Here’s a Review: Cardinal signs [...] by

Assistant Tragedies continued (part 2 of 2) April 29, 2014: I’ve thought often about the value I find in poems that elicit panic in me when I read them (Pleiades, “Poems and Panic”). And, related to that, is the panic of a new idea that presses me [...] by

New to the Internet: Brenda Hillman in Conversation with Hadley Haden Guest at Kelsey Street October 16, 2013: Wow! We just discovered Kelsey Street Press’s well-comprehensive and completely delectable podcasts. Woo-wee! How did THIS ONE fall under our radar? There’s a recording of Kathleen Fraser [...] by

Peter Riley’s Thorough Read of Three New York School Collecteds July 1, 2013: Peter Riley has given seriously comprehensive looks to the New York School–or three brilliant aspects of it–for the UK’s Fortnightly Review. Riley looks at the recent Collecteds of [...] by

Eric Baus on Barbara Guest’s ‘Saving Tallow’ June 18, 2013: Eric Baus writes about Barbara Guest for the Lost Roads Press blog, LINES, recalling her early poem “Saving Tallow”: Barbara Guest’s poem “Saving Tallow” from her book The Blue [...] by

Writing Poetry about Art April 12, 2013: I’m a member of the tribe who likes to write poetry about art. The first moment of ekphrastic poetry we have comes from Homer when he halts the battle action in The Illiad to describe the stunning [...] by

Hadley Guest and Kathleen Fraser talk about Barbara Guest May 21, 2012: Our friends at Jacket2 have a fabtabulous conversation between Hadley Guest and Kathleen Fraser on all things Barbara Guest. Make the jump to check it out. by

Poetry in 1960 Live from the Future! December 6, 2010: Kelly Writers House at University of Pennsylvania will be streaming their symposium “Poetry in 1960” live at 6pm EST tonight, Monday, December 6th. Hosted by Writers House faculty [...] by