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Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets (Part 2) August 26, 2015: [Editor’s Note: Part 1 of “Call and Response: The Gifts of Women Poets” can be found here.] On Carolyn Kizer Carolyn Kizer was my poetry mentor, great friend and goddess. Here is an [...] by

Heather McHugh’s MacArthur Went to Care for Caregivers August 20, 2015: Wow: In 2009, poet Heather McHugh was awarded a $500,000 MacArthur Foundation fellowship, reports The Daily Kos, “and had no idea what to do with the money.” Upon recognizing that [...] by

Heather McHugh’s CAREGIFTED Program Offers Respite to Long-Term Full-Time Caregivers September 14, 2012: Check out this wonderful program organized by poet Heather McHugh. From the website: CAREGIFTED was established by poet Heather McHugh to benefit long-term (decade or more) full-time caregivers of [...] by

“The” “age” “of” “genius” September 25, 2009: In a recent Slate article, Ron Rosenbaum explores uses and abuses of the word “genius,” suggesting: Maybe genius has been, if not democratized, more widely and thinly distributed, rather than [...] by