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A Critical Review of Helen Vendler’s Newest Essay Collection July 24, 2015: Poetry critic Helen Vendler has been taken down a peg or two with this piece in The Spectator. Daniel Swift looks at Vendler’s newest book of collected essays, The Ocean, the Bird and the [...] by

Write a Poem for Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana! May 6, 2015: She may be royalty but there’s one thing that the royal baby doesn’t have: a poem! Carol Ann Duffy, the U.K. Poet Laureate, has again declined to write a commemorative poem for the royal [...] by

Ashbery Interviewed at the Spectator February 4, 2013: No, that’s not the Spectator once owned by Nate Archibald (ahem–poets can watch TV, too!). Over at the UK’s Spectator, JP O’Malley transcribes into interview form his two-hour [...] by