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John Yau on ‘Staying Up’ With Buffam’s A Pillow Book May 15, 2017: This weekend’s edition of Hyperallergic features John Yau’s review of Suzanne Buffam’s A Pillow Book, published by Canarium just last year. Yau describes Buffam’s latest [...] by

John Yau Reviews Ron Padgett’s Motor Maids Across the Continent May 10, 2017: Poet and critic John Yau groups Ron Padgett, William Carlos Williams, and Robert Smithson together, highlighting their shared love for “the American vernacular,” in his latest review [...] by

A Place of Sympathetic Imagination: Alan Felsenthal’s Lowly March 21, 2017: Alan Felsenthal’s debut poetry collection, Lowly (Ugly Duckling Presse), has received a thoughtful review from John Yau in Hyperallergic. Yau acknowledges Felsenthal’s largesse in the [...] by

John Yau on John Ashbery’s Recent Collages January 9, 2017: At Hyperallergic, John Yau guides readers through poet John Ashbery’s recent collages, on view until January 28th at Tibor de Nagy Gallery. Yau writes, “Made in the past couple of years, [...] by

By Several Hands: On Currently & Emotion & Nicholas Moore December 12, 2016: At the beginning of November, I read some poems alongside Tara Bergin and (appearing via recorded video) Don Mee Choi and Sawako Nakayasu at the Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh, to celebrate the [...] by

John Yau Reads Brandon Som’s The Tribute Horse August 30, 2016: In his marvelously titled review, “Foreign Sounds or Sounds Foreign,” John Yau reflects on sound and the experience of language, and their impact on poet Brandon Som’s work. The [...] by

John Yau Reviews John Koethe’s The Swimmer August 24, 2016: At Hyperallergic, John Yau covers John Koethe’s tenth book of poetry, The Swimmer. It is apparent, Yau writes, that Koethe’s study of philosophy has made him into a “philosopher [...] by

John Yau Reads Tim Dlugos, A Fast Life at Hyperallergic July 11, 2016: Tim Dlugos’s collected poems, A Fast Life, edited by David Trinidad and published by Nightboat Books, first appeared in 2011; this thorough, thoughtful compendium invites readers to return to [...] by

John Yau Reviews Gail Mazur’s New Poetry at Hyperallergic May 9, 2016: John Yau knew Gail and Michael Mazur while still an undergraduate at Bard College. When Michael Mazur died from congestive heart failure, Gail Mazur composed Forbidden City, and at Hyperallergic, Yau [...] by

‘So Much Depends…’: John Yau Reviews Painter Lois Dodd’s New Show at Alexandre Gallery March 15, 2016: In a recent Hyperallergic review, poet and art critic John Yau guides readers through painter Lois Dodd’s new show at Alexandre Gallery by way of William Carlos Williams’s poetry. [...] by