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  • From Poetry Magazine
    By D. A. Powell

    For our May 2018 playlist, we asked contributor D.A. Powell to curate a selection of music for us.

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Divedapper's official poetry correspondent, Kaveh Akbar, spends a moment on "the scene" with San Francisco-based poet D.A. Powell. Their conversation begins by ruminating on Litquake and otherwise confining social obligations...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Andy Emitt's Spin Magazine feature "Celebrating Pop Poetics: 25 Poets Who Draw Inspiration From Music Icons," presents a list of contemporary poets who slay like rock stars, pop stars, and...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    Installation by Pilar Albarracín The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the July/August issue share some books that held their interest. Traci Brimhall As...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Congratulations are in order for D.A. Powell, whose Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys is the winner of this year's National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry. To quote...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Head over to Goodreads and enter to win a copy of D.A. Powell's Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys. Go!

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Well, let him tell you! Head on over to Drunken Boat to see what D.A. Powell's been reading these days. A couple samples: If contemporary life seems at times troubling,...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Stephen Burt writes about sex in the poetry of D.A. Powell for the Boston Review (guess he's done musing on the adept fictions of @TweenHobo). Powell's newest book, Useless Landscape,...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Amber Tamblyn

    PREVIOUSLY, ON IOWA PART ONE… Back To The Lecture At Hand.... It was Saturday night and poets Derrick Brown, Beau Sia and I were performing at The Mill in Iowa City during...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At the Paris Review Daily, D. A. Powell's got a Robert Hayden poem stuck in his head. And what a poem it is! Powell recalls reading Hayden's "Summertime and the...

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