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Harriet

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

    The Guardian celebrates two "amateur sleuths" who are receiving credit for pinpointing the exact site where William Blake was buried; and the headstone was unveiled yesterday to mark the 191st anniversary of...

    William Blake
  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The New York Times has distinguished some magnificent poetry in their "Best Art Books of 2017" feature. For instance, Holland Cotter was wild about Chris Kraus's After Kathy Acker, and a...

    Blindman journal,  covers
  • Featured Blogger
    By Vincent Katz

    I can’t quite remember what brought up William Blake, or the poem known as “Jerusalem.” But suddenly, I was brought back to the Hubert Parry anthem setting of this poem....

    William Blake, Jerusalem, Plate 75, And Rahab Babylon the Great…, 1804-1820
  • Featured Blogger
    By George Quasha

    Rare early photo of Franz Kamin creating a performance-installation Mind-degradable Manifesto I’ve always wondered what it would feel like to issue a manifesto like in the good old days, but...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Mia You

    Gucci S/S 2017 Ready-to-Wear show in Milan. Is poetry the hot new soundtrack for fashion? Earlier this year, during New York Fashion Week, designer Tracy Reese asked four poets–Aja Monet,...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At Hyperallergic, Matt Turner sheds some light on Etel Adnan's latest collection of poetry, Night (Nightboat Books 2016). Turner finds Night to be "in equal measure a series of meditations...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    UK's Metro reports on the discovery of Radiohead lyrics in a copy of Blake's Songs of Innocence and Experience, allegedly donated to an Oxfam store. Hm... Radiohead might have taken...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Ever wonder how an unknown, unread, eccentric engraver and visionary (rumored to have been insane) became the great William Blake? Over at The New York Review of Books, Richard Holmes...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The Blake Society has good news, announcing today that "the sale of Blake’s Cottage was completed by the lawyers and the building is now held in trust for the nation...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Scott Timberg, the author of Culture Clash, explains what's killing the creative class in his new book and at Jacket Copy. Reviewing the book, Andrew Keen writes that Timberg's argument...

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