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Posts Tagged ‘Basil Bunting’

Allen Ginsberg Project Answers Questions on Bunting’s Lectures August 16, 2016: Don’t know much about Basil Bunting? On the Allen Ginsberg Project blog, read a discussion between a student and Professor Ginsberg, or listen to an audio file of this conversation here (with [...] by

The New Yorker Recalls Basil Bunting and the Now-Prescient ‘Briggflatts’ August 3, 2016: At Page-Turner, Christopher Spaide picks up Basil Bunting, noting the publication of his famous “Briggflatts” in Poetry, January 1966. “[I]t was a sensation: a spectacular second [...] by

‘To Show Me How It Was Done’: On the Fiftieth Anniversary of Briggflatts January 19, 2016: Fifty years ago this month, Poetry published Basil Bunting’s Briggflatts. In honor of the occasion, Tom Pickard wrote this recollection of Bunting, Briggflatts, and the Morden Tower. You can [...] by

Barry Schwabsky Reviews Wong May at Hyperallergic January 19, 2015: In the newest installment of “Weekend Reads” at Hyperallergic Barry Schwabsky reviews Wong May’s most recent collection of poems, Picasso’s Tears: Poems 1978-2013. The [...] by

Poetry Against the War March 18, 2014: The poems in our March 2014 issue come from poets who will be featured at the Split This Rock Poetry Festival in Washington, D.C. at the end of this month. Among the poets taking up the theme of [...] by

The Inward Ear: Reading Basil Bunting’s ‘Briggflatts’ September 20, 2013: [Note: From time to time Poetry will feature online exclusives by contributors. This third installment comes from Nate Klug. You can read past exclusives here.] When I was nineteen, I had a [...] by