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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    No wonder Terence Koh's work is so good: he's got great taste in books! For The New York Times's on-going series "My Bookshelf, Myself"...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At BOMB, Andrew Durbin looks at John Cage's Diary: How to Improve the World (You Will Only Make Matters Worse), now out in full...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Orlando White

    The white space is just as important as the text in a poem, whether it’s the counter that shapes an O or S, a...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Amazing: "One of the minor ironies of the postwar avant-garde is that an artist so resolutely against personal expression and the myth of the...

  • Featured Blogger
    By George Quasha

    art is (Speaking Portraits), Vol. II When for art is/poetry is/music is I first began asking poets, artists and musicians to say on camera...

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    By E. Tracy Grinnell

    with Rachel Bers “That is, a line is not an arrow, it’s its events”  – Alice Notley ETG: About a year ago, Rachel Bers and I began...

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    By George Quasha

    About twelve years ago it entered my mind that no matter how much I thought about what I do—poetry, art, music—I had never arrived...

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    By George Quasha

    For many years I’ve been interested in difficulty; I suppose in the present context it could be called the poetics of difficulty. I...

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    By George Quasha

    The basic question behind what I think of as root poetics sounds simple: what is language doing—for the poet, for humans at large,...

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    By E. Tracy Grinnell

    I was delighted, if a bit apprehensive, when invited to blog for Harriet during Poetry Month this April. I don’t really think of myself...

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