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Yvette Siegert Wins 2017 Best Translated Book Award in Poetry for Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness May 8, 2017: The 10th annual Best Translated Book Awards have been announced! Congratulations go out to Yvette Siegert for her translation of Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness (New [...] by

Rosmarie Waldrop Wins 2016 L.A. Times Book Prize for Poetry April 25, 2017: This weekend, Rosmarie Waldrop won the 2016 L.A. Times Book Prize for Poetry! “The awards were presented Friday night at USC, hosted by comedian Tig Notaro, just before the opening of the [...] by

Conversations With 2016 NBCC Finalists on Awards Ceremony Eve March 16, 2017: Tonight in New York City, the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Awards ceremony will be held at The New School! Finalists in Poetry include Robert Pinsky, Tyehimba Jess, Ishion Hutchinson, Monica [...] by

Eliot Weinberger’s Commitment to the Eclectic December 16, 2016: “What do we look for when we read for pleasure? To see ourselves through the eyes of another?” asks David S. Wallace in “Unfamiliar Tongues: Eliot Weinberger’s Travels in the [...] by

Looking at Kelly Schirmann & Bernadette Mayer November 14, 2016: In the November issue of the Brooklyn Rail, Bernadette Mayer’s Works & Days (New Directions, 2016) is reviewed alongside Kelly Schirmann’s Popular Music (Black Ocean, 2016). [...] by

Sounds Her Depths: Reviewing Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness: Poems 1962–1972 October 18, 2016: Jon Curley reviews Extracting the Stone of Madness: Poems 1962–1972 (New Directions, 2016) by Alejandra Pizarnik, translated by Yvette Siegert, for Hyperallergic. About her, he writes: A translator [...] by

Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness Reviewed at LARB June 27, 2016: At LARB, Lowry Pressly reviews Extracting the Stone of Madness: Poems 1962-1972 by Alejandra Pizarnik (New Directions, 2016), noting that it was during the years of “inner turmoil, personal [...] by

The Obsessions Remain: A Review of Rosmarie Waldrop’s Selected Poems, Gap Gardening April 6, 2016: Eric Dean Wilson writes about Gap Gardening, a new selected poems by Rosmarie Waldrop, for Music & Literature. “This volume, edited by Nikolai Duffy alongside the poet herself, offers [...] by

Johannes Göransson Reviews Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness at Boston Review February 25, 2016: Today at Boston Review, Johannes Göransson walks us through Alejandra Pizarnik’s Extracting the Stone of Madness: Poems 1962–1972, translated by Yvette Siegert and published by New [...] by

John Keene’s Syllabus for ‘Temples for the Future: 20th and 21st Century Black Literary Avant-Gardes’ February 22, 2016: The New Directions blog has published John Keene’s syllabus for his Fall 2010 course at Northwestern University, “‘Temples for the Future’: 20th and 21st Century Black [...] by