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Dwight Garner Reviews Patricia Lockwood’s Priestdaddy May 4, 2017: Dwight Garner contributed a fabulous, thoughtful review of Patricia Lockwood’s memoir Priestdaddy to the New York Times’s “Books” section yesterday. We’ve posted a [...] by

‘Beautiful and Devastating’: Dwight Garner Reviews Molly McCully Brown’s Poetry Debut March 15, 2017: Molly McCully Brown’s debut collection of poetry, The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded, invites readers into the alarming history of an actual place, a state-funded [...] by

Paul Muldoon’s New Selected Poems Reviewed at the New York Times November 23, 2016: Would you like a second helping of Muldoon? You got it. Up at the New York Times, Dwight Garner reviews Paul Muldoon’s Selected Poems 1968-2014. Garner begins by first taking a dive into his [...] by

‘Ms. Olds Renders the Personal Universal’: Dwight Garner Reviews Sharon Olds’s Odes September 27, 2016: Dwight Garner assesses Sharon Olds (“Laureate of Sexuality”) and her latest book, Odes: “As a writer, she’s always gotten an illicit thrill from pushing boundaries, whether [...] by

‘Even the spirits get a say’: A Look Into James Merrill’s Ouija Poems August 30, 2016: At the New York Times, there’s more high praise for Langdon Hammer’s 2015 biography of James Merrill, which Dwight Garner deems “among the best literary biographies of the [...] by

NYT Reviews New Rita Dove Collected June 2, 2016: Dwight Garner reviews Rita Dove’s soaring Collected Poems: 1974–2004 at the New York Times. “She’s funny; she’s after experience; her opinions are fresh,” Garner writes. More: [...] by

Harmony Holiday’s Open Letter to Critics of Amiri Baraka February 2, 2016: Tiny shards of text material from the latest issue of the Chicago Review (59:03) are being published online; and standing out among them at the moment is this open letter from Harmony Holiday, [...] by

At New York Times Dwight Garner Reviews New Clive James Collection January 15, 2016: When Clive James learned that he had terminal leukemia, in 2010, he began a “vivifying late-career tear,” as Dwight Garner writes in his New York Times review of James’s most recent [...] by

At New York Times, a ‘Friendly Song’ About Carlos Drummond de Andrade July 7, 2015: Dwight Garner reviews the latest attempt at compiling aspects of Carlos Drummond de Andrade’s astonishing, kaleidoscopic career. Multitudinous Heart brings together a selection of his poems as [...] by

FSG Celebrates John Berryman Centennial With Four New Books October 15, 2014: The New York Times pays heed to the centennial of John Berryman’s birth, for not to “would be to shuck a very large obligation indeed.” For the occasion, Farrar, Straus and Giroux [...] by