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Joyelle McSweeney Sees Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Rise From Inky Ash March 24, 2017: Mexico’s Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651–1695) is having a moment, thanks to Ugly Duckling Presse’s Señal Series, which has published both Enigmas, twenty quartets written for a group [...] by

Fraudulent Forms of Nature: A Review of Joyelle McSweeney’s The Necropastoral March 20, 2017: At Entropy, Laura Ellen Joyce reviews Joyelle McSweeney’s chapbook, The Necropastoral (Spork Press). “By revealing the necropastoral”–described by Joyce as an uncovering of [...] by

Action Books Curates Folio of Essays in Response to Poetry of Kim Hyesoon June 24, 2016: At the Asian American Writers’ Workshop blog The Margins, Action Books’s Joyelle McSweeney and Johannes Göransson have collected essays by several writers on Kim Hyesoon’s poetry [...] by

Los Angeles Review of Books Considers the Plays of Joyelle McSweeney February 15, 2016: At Los Angeles Review of Books, Matthew Buckley Smith provides an insightful look into the dramatic and poetic works of Joyelle McSweeney, beginning with thoughts on horror films and how such films [...] by

A Look Into Forrest Gander’s 7 Novels by 7 Poets November 23, 2015: If you thought poets were only good for writing poems, Forrest Gander is here to disabuse you of that notion! Over at LitHub, Gander runs down his list of “Seven Great Novels Written by [...] by

Johannes Göransson of Action Books Interviewed at Jacket2 October 22, 2015: Earlier in the week we posted this interview with Mia You and Johannes Göransson, who discussed translation, context, sensationalism, and oh so much more. To enhance your understanding of Action [...] by

Notes for National Corpse Month, Part Six April 30, 2015: I became the corpse, because—and then, it floats away again. —Alice Notley, In the Pines recall, translucent and disposable, the remaining corpses. —Roberto Tejada, Lost Continent And one day [...] by

Joyelle McSweeney Reviews the Virtuosic Uche Nduka December 16, 2014: Boston Review has radical proximity at heart today, with Joyelle McSweeney writing “The Flame in the Grate,” a piece on Uche Nduka’s surrealism. McSweeney covers four books: if only [...] by

This Is Not a Book Review November 7, 2014: Wild Grass on the Riverbank (Action Books, 2015) by Hiromi Ito is the newest book of translation by Jeffrey Angles, following his previous translation of Ito’s work, a collection of poems published [...] by

Fanzine Interviews Joyelle McSweeney September 19, 2014: Fanzine interviews Joyelle McSweeney about her recent book, Salamandrine: 8 Gothics (Tarpaulin Sky 2013). We do love it when McSweeney talks about motherhood (and the dark arts): JM: …It [...] by