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By jayy dodd

The Trans Day of Resilience, celebrated today, November 20th, though young in its political mobility, is an urgently visible resistance to mortality-laced rhetoric around Trans life. This effort, nationally organized by Forward Together, curates and commissions work from Trans and...

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Each month we invite a different blogger to discuss poetics and craft, influence and trends, and the writing life of a poet.

  • By Vincent Katz

    Last week, poets, publishers, and friends gathered at the Poetry Project in New York City to pay tribute to Joanne Kyger, who passed this...

  • By Vincent Katz

    I like how poetry comes over the transom—that’s how it happens to me, and I imagine it’s not dissimilar for a lot of people....

  • By Jill Magi

    Our poetry friends have tremendous influence on us—on what we read, how we write, who we write for, and for some of us, how...

  • By Jill Magi

    This summer into early fall I received three gifts: a chapbook from Eléna Rivera, a chapbook from Brenda Iijima, and an anthology edited by...

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Harriet is the literary blog for the Poetry Foundation. It is dedicated to featuring diverse and innovative thinking in areas of poetry and poetics, and serves as a portal to the latest poetry-related news.

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