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Brenda Hillman Named Newest Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets January 13, 2016: The Associated Press reports that Brenda Hillman has been named chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. The academy told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Hillman will serve for six years as [...] by

Two Celebrations of Richard O. Moore October 2, 2015: As Garrett Caples writes in to the City Lights blog, there are two events this month that are be-there-or-be-square terrain for the East Bay poetry crowd: on Saturday, October 25, from 8 p.m. to 12 [...] by

Notes for National Corpse Month, Part Four April 16, 2015: During the plague, my tour-book described, this cemetery (the only one within the city walls) was so full of bodies that when they dug, they couldn’t find enough soil to bury new corpses. The [...] by

Brenda Hillman and Anne Carson Win the 2014 Griffin Poetry Prize June 6, 2014: Yesterday we were thrilled to hear the good news that Brenda Hillman’s Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire and Anne Carson’s Red Doc> were the winners of the 2014 Griffin Poetry Prize. [...] by

April Sure Was a Busy Month! May 5, 2014: We’re back! While we were out of the newsroom a few things happened—here’s a brief run-down! Jackqueline Frost’s debut book of poems, The Antidote (Compline, 2013) is now [...] by

Brenda Hillman and Robert Hass Rock Michael Krasny’s Forum January 30, 2014: If you missed it yesterday morning, poets and partners Brenda Hillman and Robert Hass made an excellent appearance on KQED’s morning talk show, Forum, hosted by Michael Krasny. Topics of [...] by

My Poetry Picks for 2013 December 13, 2013: These are 5 books published in 2013 I am especially happy to have in the world—”and you can, too!” (à la Stephen Colbert): Urban Tumbleweed: Notes from a Tanka Diary, by Harryette [...] by

New Books by Brenda Hillman and Geoffrey G. O’Brien in Review at Huffington Post December 11, 2013: Dean Rader of the Huffington Post reviews Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire (by Brenda Hillman) and People on Sunday (by Geoffrey G. O’Brien). […] At first, it would appear that People [...] 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

At The Rumpus: Brenda Hillman in Conversation October 4, 2013: Thank goodness she isn’t just our hero: the team at The Rumpus says so, too! Peek yonder, at this recently posted transcript from The Rumpus Book Club’s Q+A with Brenda Hillman. Sarah: I [...] by