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

Harriet

A literary blog about poetry and related news
Showing 1 to 10 of 11 Blog Posts
  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    The Reading List is a feature of Poetry’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the December 2017 issue share some recommendations. Cynthia Arrieu-King I’ve returned several times to “Longest Month” by Oki...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The National Poetry Series is a literary awards program that sponsors the publication of five books of poetry each year, as you may or may not know. And the awards for...

    National Poetry Series website
  • Featured Blogger
    By Christopher Soto

    This week it was announced that President Trump is moving to end DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program that allows nearly 800,000 people protection from deportation and the...

    Book covers for Janine Josephs <em>Driving Without a License</em> and Marcelo Hernandez Castillo <em>Cenzontle</em>, two of the members of the Undocupoets Campaign, along with Christopher Soto and Javier Zamora.
  • Featured Blogger
    By Tyehimba Jess

    Recently, I called upon the mild mannered, ferociously enthusiastic cofounder of Cave Canem, Cornelius Eady. I was curious about his perspective on the last two decades of CC. He shared...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Tyehimba Jess

    This year marks the twentieth anniversary of Cave Canem, the organization that calls itself "a home for black poetry," the organization that, I would argue, has changed the face of...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Yesterday the Poetry Foundation and the WFMT Radio Network released Tyehimba Jess's "Sissiereta Jones," the first episode of the second season of PoetryNow. We're building off the the success of...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Ronaldo V. Wilson

    Sometimes, when the dark sky is very clear, I look up at the Big Dipper, and search for the North Star, though I never really know how to read the...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    What great news for Yale, Cornelius Eady, Cave Canem, and all the rest of us! Yesterday the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library announced they acquired the literary archive for...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Stephanie Young

    The fourth in a series of posts featuring editors and publishers discussing their projects. Today: Sammy Greenspan and Karen Randall. Sammy Greenspan I started the press for myself, lusting for some kind...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Roger Reeves

    In On Photography, Susan Sontag discusses Walter Benjamin’s ideal work of literary criticism. According to Sontag, for Benjamin, the ideal work of literary of criticism would be made up of...

About Harriet

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

More about Harriet