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  • Featured Blogger
    By Paolo Javier

    Nov 9 Work all the time—manic depression but learn to use yourself: when up, drive in—when down assume the clerk--there's plenty of room for both....

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The New York Times's Michiko Kakutani reviews Patti Smith's new memoir, M Train. Kakutani writes: "Whereas Ms. Smith’s haunting 2010 memoir, 'Just Kids,' centered...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Electric Lit and Jezebel both report that Patti Smith's best-selling memoir, Just Kids, is to be adapted by Showtime into a television miniseries! From...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    In advance of Patti Smith's visit to Chicago as part of the Chicago Humanities Festival, which includes a pair of performances at the Old...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Good Monday to you! We thought we'd start out the week with some good and groovy news. According to Contact Music, Patti Smith will...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Robert Archambeau

    Stubborn Poetries: Poetic Facticity and the Avant-Garde, by Peter Quartermain. University of Alabama Press. $39.95. Among Friends: Engendering the Social Site of Poetry, edited by Anne...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Above your copy of her memoir, Just Kids. It's okay-- us too!-- because Patti Smith is STILL making art and making statements that totally...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Open Culture just posted two mesmerizing videos of Patti Smith reciting Allen Ginsberg's “Footnote to Howl.” In one rendition, Smith is backed by Philip...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    We are thrilled about the recently discovered lost etchings of William Blake. Now, Jacket2 has reminded us that Patti Smith performed  "In My Blakean Year" on December 9, 2010,...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    In our culture of fame worship, there's nothing more exciting than when two celebrities meet—and this doesn't exclude us poetry fanboys and fangirls. A...

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