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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Chicago is celebrating two grand anniversaries this year: 1) Gwendolyn Brooks's centennial and 2) Pablo Picasso's iconic sculpture in Daly Plaza turns the big five-oh. Our friends at DNAinfo remind...

    Pablo Picasso sculpture in Daly Plaza, Chicago
  • Featured Blogger
    By David Lau

    1 Boots Riley Under signs of the ruthless gangsterism of American politics, we made it to 2017, the centennial of the Russian Revolution. 1917, a land of lost left-wing dinosaurs, is...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At Circumference: Poetry in Translation, three poems by Luis Chaves, translated and introduced by Julia Guez and Samantha Zighelboim. "Every Sunday for the last twenty-four months," they write, "our task...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Jerome Rothenberg has dug up some translations he began a few years ago of Les Quatre Petites Filles, "the second of the two full-length plays Picasso wrote in the 1940s."...

  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    For the first fifty-seven years of Poetry’s history, the table of contents served as the cover of every issue. In October of 1969, Virgil Burnett changed all that. Under his...

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