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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Worker Writers is an institute founded by acclaimed poet and 2010 Guggenheim Fellow Mark Nowak, whose primary mission is to "create a space for...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At VIDA (an organization dedicated to promoting women in literary arts) Erika Jo Brown and Kevin Prufer, University of Houston PhD Candidate and Professor,...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    "Float" by Tauba Auerbach, 2011 The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the March 2015 issue...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    For the tenth year PEN's Translation Fund has selected a handful of its Advisory Board's favorite works for funding. Per their site: This year, as...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Idra Novey

    John Felstiner said translation is like a window. It lets some fresh air in and allows some stale air to drift out. Here are...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Over at ABOUTAWORD, Kevin Prufer offers up his thoughts on sentimentality and complexity, which come from an essay he wrote for this print symposium....

  • By Harriet Staff

    Kevin Prufer compares D.A. Powell to Ralph Waldo Emerson in the Cincinnatti Review: Powell does not aim to be merely a confessional poet; rather, beyond...

  • Poetry News
    By Poetry Foundation

    In Burma, poems still have the power to commit a "crime against public tranquility." Saw Wei was arrested on January 2, 2008, after his poem...

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