7/24/2017

Can Poetry Change Your Life? by Louis Menand (The New Yorker) “Poetry has never been more vital nor diverse”: BBC announces four-day spoken-word extravaganza by Simon O'Hagan (Radio Times) Reading a Dysfunctional World: Why Merwin’s The Lice is needed now more than ever by Adrienne Raphel  (Poetry Foundation) The Asians Dying by W. S. Merwin  …

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7/22/2017

Marking the Death of John Coltrane, Through the Poetry of Amiri Baraka (WBGO.org) Druidic Difference: Savoring the rich poetic gifts of summer. By Annie Finch  (Poetry Foundation) Bleecker Street, Summer By Derek Walcott  (Poetry Foundation) A Collection of Poetry Interviews Is a Work of Poetry Itself (Hyperallergic) A Voice for the Voiceless, reviews by Charles …

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7/20/2017

Under Armour Tells Its Women Athletes’ Stories Through Poetry in Artful New Ads (Adweek) Can Political Poetry Matter? (The Weekly Standard) Bay Area this weekend: 20th Annual Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival St. Louis Youth Poetry Slam Team Is Competing in an International Competition (Riverfront Times) Poetry Set to Music program to …

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