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Opening A Place: Ben Lerner in the LRB
A poem suddenly appears...
Widen the Space
A Few Favorite Things: 2014 in Review
Beware, Tyrant: Reading Czeslaw Milosz's "You Who Wronged"
Bright Things: and a poem by Mary Ruefle
Witness, History and Rhapsodes: A Piling-Up: from Gjertrud Schnackenberg's The Throne of Labdacus
A Bit More Speaking: with Stephanie Bolster and Sadiqa de Meijer
A Bit of Speaking: Carolyn Forche's "Elegy"
The Slow Animal of Silence: Reading Emily Dickinson on the Winter Solstice
When the City Goes Dark: Xi Chuan's "Power Outage"
So Many Someones: Wislawa Szymborska's "The End and the Beginning"
Advance, Recede: On Pattern in Poetry
On Beauty, Truth and Moss
On Louise Gluck's "Summer Night"
On Louise Gluck's "Telescope"
On Light and Radishes
On Opening or Not Opening a Book