agendaangle-downangle-leftangleRightarrow-downarrowRightbarscalendarcaret-downcartchildrenhighlightlearningResourceslistmapMarkeropenBookp1pinpoetry-magazineprintquoteLeftquoteRightslideshowtagAudiotagVideoteenstrash-o
Skip to Content

Harriet

A literary blog about poetry and related news
Showing 1 to 10 of 12 Blog Posts
  • Featured Blogger
    By Oli Hazzard

    This morning I came across a passage in an essay (Frederick Ahl’s “Ars Est Cameleer Artem,” in On Puns, edited by Jonathan Culler) which describes a scene in Cicero’s On...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Poet Mary Jo Bang shares her current reading list, the subject of her forthcoming poetry collection, and the new collections that she anticipates reading in the future: What are you...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Joe Brainard The Poetry Foundation’s online archive of poetry is ever expanding. Here’s a look at some recent additions you may have missed over the last few months: Orlando White, who...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Elizabeth Metzger of the Boston Review has seen Mary Jo Bang's The Last Two Seconds and the future looks grim. Metzger writes: "Her seventh collection of poems, The Last Two...

  • Poetry News
    By Michael Slosek

    Mary Jo Bang navigates the Bauhaus's photo archives to bring us this stunning new poem, "Two Nudes," for PoetryNow. The poem begins: I was working in a bookstore and as an...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    For PN Review 216, Mary Jo Bang considers Faber & Faber's new publication: Sylvia Plath: Drawings, edited by Frieda Hughes. We are right to be interested in an artist’s early work....

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Let's start the week out with this great video posted at the LA Review of Books of Mary Jo Bang. She talks about early poetry influences and the direction her...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Check out this post from the Center for the art of Translation, called "Two Voices: Mary Jo Bang and Graham Foust." From the introduction: Translator and poet Graham Foust began this...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Be sure to check out the audio recording of Mary Jo Bang reading H.D.'s "Helen," at Slate. Bang also provides an introduction to the poem, discussing the different implications of...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    ! The Poetry Society of America proudly presents the opening lines of Mary Jo Bang's translation of Dante's Inferno! Here, the narrator becomes lost in a forest and comes upon a...

About Harriet

The Poetry Foundation's blog for poetry and related news.

More about Harriet