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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Brad Leithauser writes for The New Yorker about the art of reading a poem backward: Reading a poem backward is a distinctive experience, during which...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    Paul Blackburn, from the POETRY magazine archive We're pleased to welcome a new series to the Editors' Blog this year. Each month we will...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Over at the New Yorker, Brad Leithauser reminds us of the value of memorizing poems. We like memorizing poems. Right now we're working on...

  • Open Door
    By Travis Nichols

    Who: Richard Blanco What: President Obama's Second Inauguration When: January 21st, 2013 Where: The National Mall, Washington, D.C. *** “Knock knock.” “Who's there?” “Inaugural poem!” That's the approach I settled...

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