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  • Featured Blogger
    By Evie Shockley

    “It was not natural.  And she was the first.”  With these words, June Jordan opens her incisive and deeply moving essay on poet Phillis...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Emily Berry's new poetry collection, Stranger, Baby (Faber & Faber), roots around in the writer's subconscious in order to paint a complex portrait of...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At the Guardian, Nicholas Lezard reviews iteration numero uno of the re-vamped Penguin Modern Poets Series: a collection featuring work by Anne Carson, Emily...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Amy King

    [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,...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the June 2015 issue share some books that...

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    By Jericho Brown

    [A version of this talk was given at AWP in Minneapolis on April 10th, 2015 as part of the Neglected American Masters panel with...

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    By francine j. harris

    You walk among the stars and are subject to the stars. You turn a corner and the air seems to turn with you, to...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    Emily Berry I had a nightmare last night, probably because I am currently reading The Shining (the nightmare also featured cross-dressing as a means...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    Margaret Walker, accomplished poet and onetime Chicagoan, died fifteen years ago this month. Walker has been an important influence on many poets working...

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