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Harriet

A literary blog about poetry and related news
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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Over the weekend we were saddened to hear of the death of Donald Hall, a former poet laureate and a central presence in American...

    Donald Hall
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Yesterday, the Toronto Star reported on the death of Canadian poet David McFadden at the age of 77. In 2008, McFadden was nominated for...

    David McFadden at Griffin Poetry Prize
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The New York Times marked Bobbie Louise Hawkins's death with a tribute recognizing her legacy in prose and poetry. The only daughter of a...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    We are saddened to announce that poet and translator Sam Hamill, founding editor of Copper Canyon Press, passed away on the evening of April...

    Sam Hamill
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    This week we lost the poet J.D. McClatchy, who died at the age of 72 in Manhattan. A number of obituaries have been circulating....

    J. D. McClatchy
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    On April 10, the poetry community lost poet and co-publisher of Black Radish Books, Marthe Reed. She died "suddenly and tragically, just before she was scheduled...

    Marthe Reed
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At the end of last week, we heard the saddening news that poet, visionary musician, and artist Cecil Taylor had passed away at the...

    Cecil Taylor
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The New York Times remembers 'Grand Dame of Cowboy Poetry' Elizabeth Ebert, who passed away recently at the age of 93. As Carson Vaughan...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    This morning, a note went out to Columbia School of the Arts—where Lucie Brock-Broido has long been the Poetry Concentration Director—announcing that the beloved poet and teacher...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Raymond Danowski, a voracious reader and holder of the largest private collection of 20th-century poetry in English, has died, reports the New York Times....

    Raymond Danowski
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