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All Stevens, All the Time: Michael Hofmann Reads Paul Mariani’s New Wallace Stevens Biography September 22, 2016: If Paul Mariani’s new Wallace Stevens biography is as engaging as Michael Hofmann’s latest LRB review of it, we suspect we have a bestseller on our hands: The Soft Machine drummer, Robert [...] by

February 2015: Reading List February 10, 2015: The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the February 2015 issue share some books that held their interest. John Barr For years now, I recently [...] by

Listen to the Michael Hofmann Effect July 17, 2013: “I have to admit I felt stricken by them,” recalls James Lasdun of his first encounters with Michael Hofmann’s poetry. “I could see at once that they were amazingly good, but [...] by

“What Must Be Said” April 10, 2012: True or false: 1. Major daily newspapers no longer publish poetry. 2. Poems are not about anything. 3. Nobel laureates in literature politely remove themselves from the public forum immediately after [...] by