Poetry Off the Shelf

By Poetry Foundation

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Description

Producer Curtis Fox explores the diverse world of contemporary American poetry with readings by poets, interviews with critics, and short poetry documentaries. Nothing is off limits, and nobody is taken too seriously.

Episode Date
Goooooaaaalllll!
<p>Poems about soccer, aka football, aka the beautiful game, in time for the World Cup.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e0NuwQigHYg:1t6o1j4R684:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e0NuwQigHYg:1t6o1j4R684:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e0NuwQigHYg:1t6o1j4R684:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=e0NuwQigHYg:1t6o1j4R684:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/e0NuwQigHYg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 19, 2018
Poetry Live to Tape
<p>When poets used tape recorders to compose not for the page, but for the audio environment.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tG9axSh1N5A:gpSc-lIlLpk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tG9axSh1N5A:gpSc-lIlLpk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tG9axSh1N5A:gpSc-lIlLpk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=tG9axSh1N5A:gpSc-lIlLpk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/tG9axSh1N5A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 05, 2018
Prosey Poems
<p>Maureen McLane on semi-autobiographical epic poems, narrative melodrama, and the dissociation of sensibility.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=iF4Q-MmisYI:i0AiD5CdbOE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=iF4Q-MmisYI:i0AiD5CdbOE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=iF4Q-MmisYI:i0AiD5CdbOE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=iF4Q-MmisYI:i0AiD5CdbOE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/iF4Q-MmisYI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 22, 2018
Burning for Justice
<p>Exploring the work of the 2018 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize winner Mart&iacute;n Espada.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVIambJ9IGE:DLw1rSH_Mnk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVIambJ9IGE:DLw1rSH_Mnk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVIambJ9IGE:DLw1rSH_Mnk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rVIambJ9IGE:DLw1rSH_Mnk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rVIambJ9IGE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 08, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 6: New Waves
<p>The legacy of second-wave feminism through the lens of anthologies, and the ongoing pursuit of equality and inclusion.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L-Ci7kwsl2M:OU7JC4v_Npw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L-Ci7kwsl2M:OU7JC4v_Npw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L-Ci7kwsl2M:OU7JC4v_Npw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=L-Ci7kwsl2M:OU7JC4v_Npw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/L-Ci7kwsl2M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 25, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 5: Poetry Gives Birth
<p>How women poets made birth, motherhood, and parenting central preoccupations of contemporary poetry, just as it is in life.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kI233hVy6CE:a8QVz4C0wEw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kI233hVy6CE:a8QVz4C0wEw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kI233hVy6CE:a8QVz4C0wEw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kI233hVy6CE:a8QVz4C0wEw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kI233hVy6CE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 10, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 4 : A Place of Permission
<p>In the &#39;70s, poetry workshops run by women, for women, sprang up in cities around the country. They mirrored what was happening in the women&rsquo;s movement, and they became communities unto themselves.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VnZZq21b2xI:M-bRqXaaS58:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VnZZq21b2xI:M-bRqXaaS58:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VnZZq21b2xI:M-bRqXaaS58:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=VnZZq21b2xI:M-bRqXaaS58:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/VnZZq21b2xI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 03, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 3: Shattering the Blue Velvet Chair
<p>Our series dedicated to the women&#39;s movement continues with the changing cultural roles of the 1970s, when women poets refused to be marginalized or tokenized, and public poetry readings and writing workshops for women spread across the U.S.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sTVrYe1ejeE:qe74NL_Bj_Y:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sTVrYe1ejeE:qe74NL_Bj_Y:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sTVrYe1ejeE:qe74NL_Bj_Y:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=sTVrYe1ejeE:qe74NL_Bj_Y:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/sTVrYe1ejeE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 20, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 2: Books that Broke Down Barriers
<p>The second episode of our special series exploring poetry and the women&#39;s movement looks at several books in the 1960s and &#39;70s that fought for a place for women.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RUbOQNDJWbI:NPrJhJ-zibA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RUbOQNDJWbI:NPrJhJ-zibA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RUbOQNDJWbI:NPrJhJ-zibA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=RUbOQNDJWbI:NPrJhJ-zibA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/RUbOQNDJWbI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 13, 2018
A Change of World, Episode 1: The Wilderness
<p>The first episode in a special series on the women&rsquo;s movement</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b5Ljgej6gbw:phNTUZhzmzM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b5Ljgej6gbw:phNTUZhzmzM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b5Ljgej6gbw:phNTUZhzmzM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=b5Ljgej6gbw:phNTUZhzmzM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/b5Ljgej6gbw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 06, 2018
The Poet's Revenge
<p>Shelley&#39;s famous poem &ldquo;Ozymandias&rdquo; is germane 200 years after its publication.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C-BfInbaNTQ:VO3INYRP7GY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C-BfInbaNTQ:VO3INYRP7GY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C-BfInbaNTQ:VO3INYRP7GY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=C-BfInbaNTQ:VO3INYRP7GY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/C-BfInbaNTQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 27, 2018
The Poetics of Mass Murder
<p>Poems responding to past gun violence, mass murders, and school shootings.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGAAg7auaTw:hXc2Qd0WD9Y:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGAAg7auaTw:hXc2Qd0WD9Y:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGAAg7auaTw:hXc2Qd0WD9Y:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NGAAg7auaTw:hXc2Qd0WD9Y:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NGAAg7auaTw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 20, 2018
Three Ways of Looking at a Rose
<p>For Valentines&#39;s Day, three poems exploring the most common symbol in love poetry.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jQ401Ld4MSU:UWWgEyHgrjQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jQ401Ld4MSU:UWWgEyHgrjQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jQ401Ld4MSU:UWWgEyHgrjQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=jQ401Ld4MSU:UWWgEyHgrjQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/jQ401Ld4MSU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 13, 2018
The Poet and the Riot
<p>After Martin Luther King&#39;s assassination 50 years ago, Gwendolyn Brooks wrote a poem about the power of riots.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vg6ErsIdqak:zC6cqQnQAxE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vg6ErsIdqak:zC6cqQnQAxE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vg6ErsIdqak:zC6cqQnQAxE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Vg6ErsIdqak:zC6cqQnQAxE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Vg6ErsIdqak" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 06, 2018
Drinking Poetry
<p>Jeff Gordinier and Rosie Schapp discuss poetry over a few cocktails.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LNyI-ydBmp0:abbVT4ylcMs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LNyI-ydBmp0:abbVT4ylcMs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LNyI-ydBmp0:abbVT4ylcMs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=LNyI-ydBmp0:abbVT4ylcMs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/LNyI-ydBmp0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 09, 2018
Some Poems of Transcendent Surrender
<p>Spencer Reece discusses classic and contemporary religious poems for this time of year.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zmQgBlfSSjc:PECoMSlpuxE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zmQgBlfSSjc:PECoMSlpuxE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zmQgBlfSSjc:PECoMSlpuxE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zmQgBlfSSjc:PECoMSlpuxE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zmQgBlfSSjc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 26, 2017
The New Woman of Her Day
<p>Millay&#39;s legacy, upon the centennial of her first book, <em>Renascence and Other Poems </em>(1917).</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w5Bzrkg3Ax8:S-c40WuwyfI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w5Bzrkg3Ax8:S-c40WuwyfI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w5Bzrkg3Ax8:S-c40WuwyfI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=w5Bzrkg3Ax8:S-c40WuwyfI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/w5Bzrkg3Ax8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 12, 2017
The Poet is Distracted
<p>Distraction may actually be at the heart of poetry.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yN88SwAf66k:63LOO8Gvo4w:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yN88SwAf66k:63LOO8Gvo4w:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yN88SwAf66k:63LOO8Gvo4w:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=yN88SwAf66k:63LOO8Gvo4w:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/yN88SwAf66k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 28, 2017
Poems that Knock it out of the Park
<p>Poems about baseball, in time for the World Series.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=U1Kt2wSH_24:XOw-AZuWbC8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=U1Kt2wSH_24:XOw-AZuWbC8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=U1Kt2wSH_24:XOw-AZuWbC8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=U1Kt2wSH_24:XOw-AZuWbC8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/U1Kt2wSH_24" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 01, 2017
From Sickness into Poetry
<p>Meaghan O&#39;Rourke discusses how the experience of illness has informed her poetry.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VaMihagC9S8:eIt3Meefq6U:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VaMihagC9S8:eIt3Meefq6U:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VaMihagC9S8:eIt3Meefq6U:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=VaMihagC9S8:eIt3Meefq6U:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/VaMihagC9S8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 10, 2017
Who Reads Poetry
<p><em>Poetry</em> magazine publishes a selection of their &lsquo;View from Here&rsquo; essays in a new book, <em>Who Reads Poetry.</em></p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=vm0T1MDQRbo:sWQT-r-7Qsk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=vm0T1MDQRbo:sWQT-r-7Qsk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=vm0T1MDQRbo:sWQT-r-7Qsk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=vm0T1MDQRbo:sWQT-r-7Qsk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/vm0T1MDQRbo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 26, 2017
The Late Great John Ashbery
<p>Ashbery&#39;s poems can be a new way of seeing and experiencing things, a &quot;daydream from which there&#39;s no obvious exit,&quot; an ode to neglected emotions or the insignificant, an inside joke you may or may not be in on, and a reordering of the world and ourselves.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1UmTwNo9L3I:wE_5xXVW0I4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1UmTwNo9L3I:wE_5xXVW0I4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1UmTwNo9L3I:wE_5xXVW0I4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=1UmTwNo9L3I:wE_5xXVW0I4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/1UmTwNo9L3I" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 12, 2017
Teaching Poetry in Times Like These
<p>Our back-to-school episode covers alternative approaches to poetry, including student choice.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZxBZRWimVKk:fnsiU2ymrHM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZxBZRWimVKk:fnsiU2ymrHM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZxBZRWimVKk:fnsiU2ymrHM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ZxBZRWimVKk:fnsiU2ymrHM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ZxBZRWimVKk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 29, 2017
“It's the Language, Stupid.”
<p>Matthew Zapruder discusses the role of language and meaning in poetry and his book of criticism, <em>Why Poetry</em>.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hdvYWCfzb7U:y52QQ2CNoX0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hdvYWCfzb7U:y52QQ2CNoX0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hdvYWCfzb7U:y52QQ2CNoX0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=hdvYWCfzb7U:y52QQ2CNoX0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/hdvYWCfzb7U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 15, 2017
<p>Fatimah Asghar on telling the stories that need to be told, in poetry and on television.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SNEJ_jD63Uc:k2tH1xx2lMQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SNEJ_jD63Uc:k2tH1xx2lMQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SNEJ_jD63Uc:k2tH1xx2lMQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=SNEJ_jD63Uc:k2tH1xx2lMQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/SNEJ_jD63Uc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2017
50 Years of The Lice
<p>A deep look into W.S. Merwin&#39;s influential book, which speaks to our moment 50 years after its publication.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rMhfp_cx2bI:Dv2y1PkgXkk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rMhfp_cx2bI:Dv2y1PkgXkk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rMhfp_cx2bI:Dv2y1PkgXkk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rMhfp_cx2bI:Dv2y1PkgXkk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rMhfp_cx2bI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 05, 2017
The New Young People's Poet Laureate
<p>Margarita Engle on the subject of her poetry, and her message to young readers.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oX-qrEu8ZDo:59NVBXRvAKg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oX-qrEu8ZDo:59NVBXRvAKg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oX-qrEu8ZDo:59NVBXRvAKg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=oX-qrEu8ZDo:59NVBXRvAKg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/oX-qrEu8ZDo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 20, 2017
The Poetry and Music of Joy Harjo
<p>This year&#39;s Lilly Prize winner discusses the intersection of poetry and music, as well as the women&#39;s rights and Indigenous rights movements that much her poetry is borne out of.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dN5sY2NAwuE:W7c75y0iLc0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dN5sY2NAwuE:W7c75y0iLc0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dN5sY2NAwuE:W7c75y0iLc0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=dN5sY2NAwuE:W7c75y0iLc0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/dN5sY2NAwuE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 06, 2017
The Radical Perception of Larry Eigner
<p>An appreciation of an underrecognized poet&#39;s vision, lyricism, fragments, and humor</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WVJtxecPL4o:zPOe_sksUPw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WVJtxecPL4o:zPOe_sksUPw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WVJtxecPL4o:zPOe_sksUPw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=WVJtxecPL4o:zPOe_sksUPw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/WVJtxecPL4o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 16, 2017
The Pulse of American Poetry
<p>A new anthology collects poems addressing our current political climate.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0ErEnXP-a9c:a-h-sHGi770:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0ErEnXP-a9c:a-h-sHGi770:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0ErEnXP-a9c:a-h-sHGi770:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=0ErEnXP-a9c:a-h-sHGi770:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/0ErEnXP-a9c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 02, 2017
The Poetry of Everyday Life
<p>How we use poetry to find meaning and to bring disparate aspects of life together.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CM0tA-S2uDw:awZyuh9QCzo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CM0tA-S2uDw:awZyuh9QCzo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CM0tA-S2uDw:awZyuh9QCzo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CM0tA-S2uDw:awZyuh9QCzo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CM0tA-S2uDw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2017
The Achievements of Derek Walcott
<p>Remembering the Nobel Laureate&#39;s poetry upon his death, and the commitment to the arts and humanties</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IUfDupI72u0:CGuuCJBBcME:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IUfDupI72u0:CGuuCJBBcME:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IUfDupI72u0:CGuuCJBBcME:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=IUfDupI72u0:CGuuCJBBcME:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/IUfDupI72u0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 22, 2017
Lowell as Teacher
<p>Robert Lowell&rsquo;s former students look back on their poetry classes with an American master.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z6UMnh1IeFA:3FEneCNqWos:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z6UMnh1IeFA:3FEneCNqWos:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z6UMnh1IeFA:3FEneCNqWos:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Z6UMnh1IeFA:3FEneCNqWos:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Z6UMnh1IeFA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 07, 2017
Walt Whitman's Divided America
<p>As one of the U.S.&#39;s greatest patriots and most trenchant critics of his time, Whitman never lost hope in his country.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y1WnjPtEcO4:GLcsIVErY4o:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y1WnjPtEcO4:GLcsIVErY4o:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y1WnjPtEcO4:GLcsIVErY4o:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=y1WnjPtEcO4:GLcsIVErY4o:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/y1WnjPtEcO4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 21, 2017
Is your sweetheart edible?
<p>The late Carolyn Kizer on the erotic side of love</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zocBQPF-6Yg:Sy8H5RdMk14:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zocBQPF-6Yg:Sy8H5RdMk14:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zocBQPF-6Yg:Sy8H5RdMk14:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zocBQPF-6Yg:Sy8H5RdMk14:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zocBQPF-6Yg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 08, 2017
Poetry Stars in a Movie
<p>Ron Padgett on having his poems appear in Jim Jarmusch&#39;s film <em>Paterson</em>.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Wr7lBvj1JNQ:aASIlc_9Fsg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Wr7lBvj1JNQ:aASIlc_9Fsg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Wr7lBvj1JNQ:aASIlc_9Fsg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Wr7lBvj1JNQ:aASIlc_9Fsg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Wr7lBvj1JNQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 24, 2017
The Poets We Lost in 2016
<p>Listening to some of the poets who died this year</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UMJEkYX1Ypw:7ZrhVoZaznI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UMJEkYX1Ypw:7ZrhVoZaznI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UMJEkYX1Ypw:7ZrhVoZaznI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UMJEkYX1Ypw:7ZrhVoZaznI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UMJEkYX1Ypw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 20, 2016
More Poetry in the Aftermath
<p>Two additional poets react to the U.S. presidential election</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JegAbHi0tHY:AgWpTPKGnQY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JegAbHi0tHY:AgWpTPKGnQY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JegAbHi0tHY:AgWpTPKGnQY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=JegAbHi0tHY:AgWpTPKGnQY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/JegAbHi0tHY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 07, 2016
Poetry in the Aftermath
<p>Responses to last week&#39;s U.S. presidential election</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ekcU8GFfw04:D8XP1ZvblJE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ekcU8GFfw04:D8XP1ZvblJE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ekcU8GFfw04:D8XP1ZvblJE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ekcU8GFfw04:D8XP1ZvblJE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ekcU8GFfw04" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 15, 2016
Addiction Poetry
<p>What poetry has to say about substance abuse, and how some poems can help.&nbsp;</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Al6KepygocE:J1m6n4S-GQc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Al6KepygocE:J1m6n4S-GQc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Al6KepygocE:J1m6n4S-GQc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Al6KepygocE:J1m6n4S-GQc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Al6KepygocE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 01, 2016
Death and Donald Revell
<p>Making peace with the&nbsp;grief and release of death</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Zb1B0HkmfdA:Nyyv5W0JxCA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Zb1B0HkmfdA:Nyyv5W0JxCA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Zb1B0HkmfdA:Nyyv5W0JxCA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Zb1B0HkmfdA:Nyyv5W0JxCA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Zb1B0HkmfdA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 18, 2016
A Misunderstood Chestnut
<p>The different ways of reading a classic American poem</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2MIP6-uEgdo:cqGqN77RJp8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2MIP6-uEgdo:cqGqN77RJp8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2MIP6-uEgdo:cqGqN77RJp8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=2MIP6-uEgdo:cqGqN77RJp8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/2MIP6-uEgdo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 04, 2016
11 Years of Poetry Out Loud
<p>Over three&nbsp;million high school students&nbsp;have participated in this&nbsp;recitation contest.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3gdAoN0X-78:FbkSCet3Ivg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3gdAoN0X-78:FbkSCet3Ivg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3gdAoN0X-78:FbkSCet3Ivg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3gdAoN0X-78:FbkSCet3Ivg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3gdAoN0X-78" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 20, 2016
Poetry as Play
<p>Giving children the permission to be free.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BnIrP4I0n_g:kVQcy7j34hA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BnIrP4I0n_g:kVQcy7j34hA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BnIrP4I0n_g:kVQcy7j34hA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BnIrP4I0n_g:kVQcy7j34hA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BnIrP4I0n_g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 06, 2016
Mothers of Boys
<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: sans-serif, Arial, Verdana, 'Trebuchet MS'; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal;">The many successes of Cave Canem.</span></p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AiAgxTPLzU:LNZRlNXL2rc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AiAgxTPLzU:LNZRlNXL2rc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AiAgxTPLzU:LNZRlNXL2rc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8AiAgxTPLzU:LNZRlNXL2rc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8AiAgxTPLzU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 22, 2016
A First Book 50 Years Later
<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: sans-serif, Arial, Verdana, 'Trebuchet MS'; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal;">Looking at Seamus Heaney&#39;s debut, <em>Death of a Naturalist</em></span></p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DwQ2M0MJ-5I:9duaz7TZmTc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DwQ2M0MJ-5I:9duaz7TZmTc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DwQ2M0MJ-5I:9duaz7TZmTc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=DwQ2M0MJ-5I:9duaz7TZmTc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/DwQ2M0MJ-5I" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 09, 2016
Middle Passage
<p>Robert Hayden&#39;s harrowing narrative poem on the slave trade</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j95ePmn-tJc:kECUJ4qQcG0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j95ePmn-tJc:kECUJ4qQcG0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j95ePmn-tJc:kECUJ4qQcG0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=j95ePmn-tJc:kECUJ4qQcG0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/j95ePmn-tJc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 04, 2016
Extreme Exposure
<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: sans-serif, Arial, Verdana, 'Trebuchet MS'; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal;">Two poets who are applying new uses of language to approach social issues</span></p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I4a6ZXDojbE:Wh-ymt-ynlk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I4a6ZXDojbE:Wh-ymt-ynlk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I4a6ZXDojbE:Wh-ymt-ynlk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=I4a6ZXDojbE:Wh-ymt-ynlk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/I4a6ZXDojbE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2016
The Achievement of Geoffrey Hill
<p>Yezzi looks into Geoffrey&nbsp;Hill&#39;s poetry upon Hill&#39;s death</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GvrpxuN0lRU:O23dPmnFbfw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GvrpxuN0lRU:O23dPmnFbfw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GvrpxuN0lRU:O23dPmnFbfw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=GvrpxuN0lRU:O23dPmnFbfw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/GvrpxuN0lRU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 12, 2016
Everyone Always Gets Lost
<p>Gay Pride in the shadow of the Orlando nightclub shooting</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v9HOLTiVMYQ:ULfLFOEt_CM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v9HOLTiVMYQ:ULfLFOEt_CM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v9HOLTiVMYQ:ULfLFOEt_CM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=v9HOLTiVMYQ:ULfLFOEt_CM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/v9HOLTiVMYQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 28, 2016
Fathers Never Die
<p>The poignancy of Father&#39;s Day, for those who have lost their fathers</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B2pG9s6I2bE:kBwCTrDA8wE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B2pG9s6I2bE:kBwCTrDA8wE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B2pG9s6I2bE:kBwCTrDA8wE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=B2pG9s6I2bE:kBwCTrDA8wE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/B2pG9s6I2bE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 15, 2016
The Inner Life in the Age of Social Media
<p>Making money from poetry, and opting to be forgotten</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2zVgnN5dXc:9UOvUzeRrk8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2zVgnN5dXc:9UOvUzeRrk8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2zVgnN5dXc:9UOvUzeRrk8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=a2zVgnN5dXc:9UOvUzeRrk8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/a2zVgnN5dXc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 01, 2016
The Uses of Anger
<p>Audre Lorde then and now</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pUk5Yx4dL-E:z8V0mJKxfQw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pUk5Yx4dL-E:z8V0mJKxfQw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pUk5Yx4dL-E:z8V0mJKxfQw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=pUk5Yx4dL-E:z8V0mJKxfQw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/pUk5Yx4dL-E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 17, 2016
The New Motherhood Poem
<p>Recent approaches to poetry, from the perspective of mothers</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fijZHfgDuVk:hek9hs8RwFY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fijZHfgDuVk:hek9hs8RwFY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fijZHfgDuVk:hek9hs8RwFY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fijZHfgDuVk:hek9hs8RwFY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fijZHfgDuVk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 03, 2016
Who Are They Anyway?
<p>Old and new poems about unnamed lovers</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZyyF59yRF94:VVELxM6kCD0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZyyF59yRF94:VVELxM6kCD0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZyyF59yRF94:VVELxM6kCD0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ZyyF59yRF94:VVELxM6kCD0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ZyyF59yRF94" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2016
Poetry and PTSD
<p>The skeptical, clear-eyed poetry of Alan Dugan</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4-PuFZHxKj0:wqCFNwGw8ek:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4-PuFZHxKj0:wqCFNwGw8ek:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4-PuFZHxKj0:wqCFNwGw8ek:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=4-PuFZHxKj0:wqCFNwGw8ek:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/4-PuFZHxKj0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 04, 2016
<p>Poems to mark a new, fragile season</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoSSohuBvqA:ka3LQHFDcvA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoSSohuBvqA:ka3LQHFDcvA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoSSohuBvqA:ka3LQHFDcvA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BoSSohuBvqA:ka3LQHFDcvA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BoSSohuBvqA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 22, 2016
50 Years of Ariel
The legacy of Plath&#39;s posthumous classic<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5UeRSL02wsg:hG-OvOAXSsE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5UeRSL02wsg:hG-OvOAXSsE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5UeRSL02wsg:hG-OvOAXSsE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=5UeRSL02wsg:hG-OvOAXSsE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/5UeRSL02wsg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 08, 2016
The Language of Violence
Danez Smith and Brian Russell examine how we label acts of violence, and the power of poetry to connect the political with the deeply personal.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AGn2SXpm0G8:G0VTen_cQCI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AGn2SXpm0G8:G0VTen_cQCI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AGn2SXpm0G8:G0VTen_cQCI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AGn2SXpm0G8:G0VTen_cQCI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AGn2SXpm0G8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 24, 2016
Excuse Me While I Offend You
<p>All about flarf.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ccHHejQhcN4:UfUrsLIqGXc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ccHHejQhcN4:UfUrsLIqGXc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ccHHejQhcN4:UfUrsLIqGXc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ccHHejQhcN4:UfUrsLIqGXc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ccHHejQhcN4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 10, 2016
The Problem of Love
On two recent, complicated love poems<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WrvQgE7cpP8:4_EWbl6eTI8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WrvQgE7cpP8:4_EWbl6eTI8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WrvQgE7cpP8:4_EWbl6eTI8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=WrvQgE7cpP8:4_EWbl6eTI8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/WrvQgE7cpP8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 10, 2016
A Radical Poet's Radical Poet
Lola Ridge's poetry of social protest<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aO6SGvIdHu8:0-Z3jCL86Ts:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aO6SGvIdHu8:0-Z3jCL86Ts:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aO6SGvIdHu8:0-Z3jCL86Ts:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=aO6SGvIdHu8:0-Z3jCL86Ts:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/aO6SGvIdHu8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 27, 2016
<span>Hannah Gamble and Roger Reeves talk about girlhood and growing up in the Pentecostal Church.&nbsp;</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ppEPE4rcGv0:Ptoc80I37C0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ppEPE4rcGv0:Ptoc80I37C0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ppEPE4rcGv0:Ptoc80I37C0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ppEPE4rcGv0:Ptoc80I37C0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ppEPE4rcGv0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 13, 2016
Poets We've Lost
Remembering and celebrating some of the poets who died in 2015<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Uemqipo3nj0:5VG7G78F3ZE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Uemqipo3nj0:5VG7G78F3ZE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Uemqipo3nj0:5VG7G78F3ZE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Uemqipo3nj0:5VG7G78F3ZE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Uemqipo3nj0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 23, 2015
Explicit Lyrics
Erika L. S&aacute;nchez and Jacob Saenz talk about sex in music and poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=meD2F5EZqmE:BBh4821BcA8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=meD2F5EZqmE:BBh4821BcA8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=meD2F5EZqmE:BBh4821BcA8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=meD2F5EZqmE:BBh4821BcA8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/meD2F5EZqmE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 25, 2015
All Artists Are Dogs
James Merrill envisions the figure of the artist through the ears of a dog<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wpTG4Xy754k:YYCtjG7DepM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wpTG4Xy754k:YYCtjG7DepM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wpTG4Xy754k:YYCtjG7DepM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=wpTG4Xy754k:YYCtjG7DepM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/wpTG4Xy754k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 11, 2015
Social Media, Race, and Disney Princesses
Franny Choi and Saeed Jones blend poetry and culture.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6D5CzpHd5E:o5KmmO7UJTY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6D5CzpHd5E:o5KmmO7UJTY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6D5CzpHd5E:o5KmmO7UJTY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=t6D5CzpHd5E:o5KmmO7UJTY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/t6D5CzpHd5E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 28, 2015
A Very Short, Very Famous Poem
Looking back at Robert Creeley's&nbsp;&ldquo;I Know a Man&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eGJB4R4uo5k:Kdccy2bd3Tc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eGJB4R4uo5k:Kdccy2bd3Tc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eGJB4R4uo5k:Kdccy2bd3Tc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=eGJB4R4uo5k:Kdccy2bd3Tc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/eGJB4R4uo5k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 07, 2015
A Great Poet of Love and War
Yehuda Amichai's poetry in translation, 15 years after death<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BGt3sT4DD5E:PZBNj5_HPZw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BGt3sT4DD5E:PZBNj5_HPZw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BGt3sT4DD5E:PZBNj5_HPZw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BGt3sT4DD5E:PZBNj5_HPZw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BGt3sT4DD5E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 23, 2015
The Poet and the Riot
<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aaWaT0F06_k:J-bXZgjZZ1M:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aaWaT0F06_k:J-bXZgjZZ1M:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=aaWaT0F06_k:J-bXZgjZZ1M:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=aaWaT0F06_k:J-bXZgjZZ1M:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/aaWaT0F06_k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 09, 2015
Ten Years Later
The devastation of Hurricane Katrina remembered in poems<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=REvpqxSWLsQ:giOTC2hh_Cs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=REvpqxSWLsQ:giOTC2hh_Cs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=REvpqxSWLsQ:giOTC2hh_Cs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=REvpqxSWLsQ:giOTC2hh_Cs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/REvpqxSWLsQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 24, 2015
Making the Case for Poetry
Inviting classroom fun through songs and speeches<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-ejX7cwbF7Q:I1k9O61AXLI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-ejX7cwbF7Q:I1k9O61AXLI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-ejX7cwbF7Q:I1k9O61AXLI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-ejX7cwbF7Q:I1k9O61AXLI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-ejX7cwbF7Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 12, 2015
For Love of Russia
<span>Poems by Anna Akhmatova set to music by Iris DeMent</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I3EdkhvajGs:Zjlf5je4n44:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I3EdkhvajGs:Zjlf5je4n44:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I3EdkhvajGs:Zjlf5je4n44:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=I3EdkhvajGs:Zjlf5je4n44:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/I3EdkhvajGs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 29, 2015
The Poetry Inside of Words
A look at Paul Celan's later poems<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-NWEMUXvPVc:dYtnp5IapG8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-NWEMUXvPVc:dYtnp5IapG8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-NWEMUXvPVc:dYtnp5IapG8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-NWEMUXvPVc:dYtnp5IapG8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-NWEMUXvPVc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 15, 2015
Red, White, and Gray
Two diverging views of the 4th of July<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SIWDWoJ8E-w:v9lD7X-MWmw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SIWDWoJ8E-w:v9lD7X-MWmw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SIWDWoJ8E-w:v9lD7X-MWmw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=SIWDWoJ8E-w:v9lD7X-MWmw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/SIWDWoJ8E-w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 01, 2015
Poems to Read at Gay and Lesbian Weddings
Celebrating queer love and same-sex marriage.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BliYvh3fIM4:SwtN1DBV160:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BliYvh3fIM4:SwtN1DBV160:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BliYvh3fIM4:SwtN1DBV160:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BliYvh3fIM4:SwtN1DBV160:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BliYvh3fIM4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2015
Fathers and Sons
Two very different poems for Father's Day<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1rWgVk8i6os:4IW4gA8Tk4Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1rWgVk8i6os:4IW4gA8Tk4Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1rWgVk8i6os:4IW4gA8Tk4Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=1rWgVk8i6os:4IW4gA8Tk4Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/1rWgVk8i6os" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 17, 2015
The Next Poet Laureate
The poetry and activism of Juan Felipe Herrera<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KGzIr0G6TYo:PuqilOkNUUU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KGzIr0G6TYo:PuqilOkNUUU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KGzIr0G6TYo:PuqilOkNUUU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=KGzIr0G6TYo:PuqilOkNUUU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/KGzIr0G6TYo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 10, 2015
Poetry for Young People
Talking with the new Young People's Poet Laureate, Jacqueline Woodson<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=twJt7kDxhOY:thV-n6RixZ0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=twJt7kDxhOY:thV-n6RixZ0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=twJt7kDxhOY:thV-n6RixZ0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=twJt7kDxhOY:thV-n6RixZ0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/twJt7kDxhOY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 03, 2015
Walking and Writing for Peace
A conflicted poem about a war protest.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TTKx7GKl9xo:q7RpEVaQ7M8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TTKx7GKl9xo:q7RpEVaQ7M8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TTKx7GKl9xo:q7RpEVaQ7M8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=TTKx7GKl9xo:q7RpEVaQ7M8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/TTKx7GKl9xo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 20, 2015
2015 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Alice Notley
The poet reads and discusses her work.<span></span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MWewY2LyMjQ:Vab1j_SvIQw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MWewY2LyMjQ:Vab1j_SvIQw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MWewY2LyMjQ:Vab1j_SvIQw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=MWewY2LyMjQ:Vab1j_SvIQw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/MWewY2LyMjQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 06, 2015
100 Years of Spoon River Anthology
An in-depth look at the characters and legacies of this best-selling collection.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=04oJ4q4iUI8:gRKu-eqmkrQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=04oJ4q4iUI8:gRKu-eqmkrQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=04oJ4q4iUI8:gRKu-eqmkrQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=04oJ4q4iUI8:gRKu-eqmkrQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/04oJ4q4iUI8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 22, 2015
“A Code with No Message”
<div><span style="color: #292929; font-family: 'Whitney A', 'Whitney B'; font-size: large;">Poet Laureate Charles Wright on writing and reading poems.</span></div> <div></div><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AW9P8UHHVB0:4DfhsEiVpSE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AW9P8UHHVB0:4DfhsEiVpSE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AW9P8UHHVB0:4DfhsEiVpSE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AW9P8UHHVB0:4DfhsEiVpSE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AW9P8UHHVB0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 08, 2015
Mom and Dad in Memoriam
<span>Contemporary poems about parents, including Ireland&rsquo;s new favorite poem</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=myaHL-Ogx-E:NMdSx6CKbds:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=myaHL-Ogx-E:NMdSx6CKbds:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=myaHL-Ogx-E:NMdSx6CKbds:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=myaHL-Ogx-E:NMdSx6CKbds:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/myaHL-Ogx-E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 25, 2015
The Snowed-in Life
<span>What does snow have to do with race?</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YPDKcCJGEI4:IM9-904et9c:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YPDKcCJGEI4:IM9-904et9c:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YPDKcCJGEI4:IM9-904et9c:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=YPDKcCJGEI4:IM9-904et9c:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/YPDKcCJGEI4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 11, 2015
Amiri Baraka is Back in the Building
<span>His poetry and legacy one year after his death</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BSToK4qteM0:sUe4WQYs9i4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BSToK4qteM0:sUe4WQYs9i4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BSToK4qteM0:sUe4WQYs9i4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BSToK4qteM0:sUe4WQYs9i4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BSToK4qteM0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 25, 2015
Calling All Love Poems
A new way to say&nbsp;&ldquo;I love you&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qDc62ReQirg:RcUphBiG2tM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qDc62ReQirg:RcUphBiG2tM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qDc62ReQirg:RcUphBiG2tM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qDc62ReQirg:RcUphBiG2tM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qDc62ReQirg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 11, 2015
Two Poets in Their Youth
<span>Rediscovering Rachel Sherwood</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVKKWe_mmEY:CeBrupBnrkM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVKKWe_mmEY:CeBrupBnrkM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rVKKWe_mmEY:CeBrupBnrkM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rVKKWe_mmEY:CeBrupBnrkM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rVKKWe_mmEY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 28, 2015
Pleasure and Death
<span>I</span><span>n his famous poem, Wallace Stevens</span><span>&nbsp;serves up ice cream at a funeral</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fkl9QfqBX3s:6fA_VGISEN0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fkl9QfqBX3s:6fA_VGISEN0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fkl9QfqBX3s:6fA_VGISEN0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fkl9QfqBX3s:6fA_VGISEN0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fkl9QfqBX3s" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 14, 2015
The Seeker
Commemorating the life and poetry of William Stafford<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_cbKMLviTsQ:dI0HIVeIneg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_cbKMLviTsQ:dI0HIVeIneg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_cbKMLviTsQ:dI0HIVeIneg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=_cbKMLviTsQ:dI0HIVeIneg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/_cbKMLviTsQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 24, 2014
“No Forms but Twisted Forms”
<span>The lyric gift of Louise Gl&uuml;ck</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zEadR-V6BFY:GY_MJCvBv0Y:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zEadR-V6BFY:GY_MJCvBv0Y:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zEadR-V6BFY:GY_MJCvBv0Y:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zEadR-V6BFY:GY_MJCvBv0Y:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zEadR-V6BFY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 17, 2014
Poetry and Murder
<span>The art of contemplating the dark act</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PdNkZdn34KY:YbQ_bBzsIFM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PdNkZdn34KY:YbQ_bBzsIFM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PdNkZdn34KY:YbQ_bBzsIFM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=PdNkZdn34KY:YbQ_bBzsIFM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/PdNkZdn34KY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 19, 2014
Sound over Sense
<span>Dylan Thomas&rsquo;s bardic rhetoric.&nbsp;</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v88GHh-Y8oE:s0sKTBmcjKg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v88GHh-Y8oE:s0sKTBmcjKg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v88GHh-Y8oE:s0sKTBmcjKg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=v88GHh-Y8oE:s0sKTBmcjKg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/v88GHh-Y8oE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 29, 2014
For the Love of God
Reading&nbsp;<span>a classic George Herbert poem</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8OwWBnyygTc:8_0XfpuJqkw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8OwWBnyygTc:8_0XfpuJqkw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8OwWBnyygTc:8_0XfpuJqkw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8OwWBnyygTc:8_0XfpuJqkw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8OwWBnyygTc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 15, 2014
Poetry that Travels
<span>Meena Alexander&rsquo;s latest poems visit distant places</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2ILbrtEqPU:Wt6u4aAQVoU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2ILbrtEqPU:Wt6u4aAQVoU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a2ILbrtEqPU:Wt6u4aAQVoU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=a2ILbrtEqPU:Wt6u4aAQVoU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/a2ILbrtEqPU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 01, 2014
Poetry Was Never the Same
<span>The enduring horror of World War I &nbsp;</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lkdzlJx-9To:F2j81H5QhLo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lkdzlJx-9To:F2j81H5QhLo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lkdzlJx-9To:F2j81H5QhLo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=lkdzlJx-9To:F2j81H5QhLo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/lkdzlJx-9To" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 17, 2014
Poetry as Play
<span>Giving children the permission to be free</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NhQDf3yK6oo:wEYYGRnmJxo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NhQDf3yK6oo:wEYYGRnmJxo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NhQDf3yK6oo:wEYYGRnmJxo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NhQDf3yK6oo:wEYYGRnmJxo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NhQDf3yK6oo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 02, 2014
What does gender have to do with it?
A new anthology of trans and genderqueer poetry and poetics<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XSOnclNnRHo:wJbSidQqTDg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XSOnclNnRHo:wJbSidQqTDg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XSOnclNnRHo:wJbSidQqTDg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=XSOnclNnRHo:wJbSidQqTDg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/XSOnclNnRHo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 13, 2014
When Gunslingers Go Postmodern
<span>Cathy Park Hong&rsquo;s lively sonic landscapes lambaste the Wild West</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fNELukZFrWA:C783gLeiw1U:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fNELukZFrWA:C783gLeiw1U:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fNELukZFrWA:C783gLeiw1U:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fNELukZFrWA:C783gLeiw1U:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fNELukZFrWA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 29, 2014
The Poetry of Close Quarters
On Gwendolyn Brooks's&nbsp;&ldquo;kitchenette building&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7tZ8vAejYpM:4_mpHNyCW2I:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7tZ8vAejYpM:4_mpHNyCW2I:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7tZ8vAejYpM:4_mpHNyCW2I:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=7tZ8vAejYpM:4_mpHNyCW2I:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/7tZ8vAejYpM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 15, 2014
Self Invention in Exile
Lucille Clifton's defiance by distillation<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9g3kuHL99lU:E8hnc49SpJE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9g3kuHL99lU:E8hnc49SpJE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9g3kuHL99lU:E8hnc49SpJE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=9g3kuHL99lU:E8hnc49SpJE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/9g3kuHL99lU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 24, 2014
Eve's Revenge on God
<p>A debate about the meaning of a poem.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HUl7crFkFtU:Xbq74m4NJ0k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HUl7crFkFtU:Xbq74m4NJ0k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HUl7crFkFtU:Xbq74m4NJ0k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HUl7crFkFtU:Xbq74m4NJ0k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HUl7crFkFtU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 20, 2014
Reading Robert Duncan
<span>On the occasion of the first annual Pegasus Award for Poetry Criticism</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5v6b_M9l0_w:F5LEenEqCdQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5v6b_M9l0_w:F5LEenEqCdQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5v6b_M9l0_w:F5LEenEqCdQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=5v6b_M9l0_w:F5LEenEqCdQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/5v6b_M9l0_w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 03, 2014
Poetry Defined
<span>A new glossary makes a classic poem come alive</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WguJNCLo6Is:5QmZbXc_19Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WguJNCLo6Is:5QmZbXc_19Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WguJNCLo6Is:5QmZbXc_19Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=WguJNCLo6Is:5QmZbXc_19Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/WguJNCLo6Is" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 22, 2014
2014 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Nathaniel Mackey
<span>The poet reads and discusses his work.</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7EBQLhcVNEM:Mbnd_YkpMbk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7EBQLhcVNEM:Mbnd_YkpMbk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7EBQLhcVNEM:Mbnd_YkpMbk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=7EBQLhcVNEM:Mbnd_YkpMbk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/7EBQLhcVNEM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 06, 2014
Life Will Never Be the Same
<span>On poetry and motherhood</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y8tBdm_XJps:tVre0PnK5cU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y8tBdm_XJps:tVre0PnK5cU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y8tBdm_XJps:tVre0PnK5cU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=y8tBdm_XJps:tVre0PnK5cU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/y8tBdm_XJps" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 29, 2014
Voices from the Past
<span>Diving into the archives of the 92nd Street Y</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=p61BetUlPrw:nRdG5wizC9Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=p61BetUlPrw:nRdG5wizC9Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=p61BetUlPrw:nRdG5wizC9Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=p61BetUlPrw:nRdG5wizC9Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/p61BetUlPrw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 15, 2014
Not Flesh or Stone
<span>Facing the Vietnam War Memorial</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=T_VlY7z9Iac:IK-w5avRUag:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=T_VlY7z9Iac:IK-w5avRUag:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=T_VlY7z9Iac:IK-w5avRUag:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=T_VlY7z9Iac:IK-w5avRUag:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/T_VlY7z9Iac" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 28, 2014
How Should I Begin?
<span>Looking at memorable first lines of poems</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RfN_f5YPxC4:shCdWCbgSlU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RfN_f5YPxC4:shCdWCbgSlU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RfN_f5YPxC4:shCdWCbgSlU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=RfN_f5YPxC4:shCdWCbgSlU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/RfN_f5YPxC4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 11, 2014
How It Is
Celebrating the life and poetry of Maxine Kumin<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UNM0HoupRUw:CEGaMt4JR-g:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UNM0HoupRUw:CEGaMt4JR-g:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UNM0HoupRUw:CEGaMt4JR-g:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UNM0HoupRUw:CEGaMt4JR-g:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UNM0HoupRUw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 26, 2014
Valentines for the Romantically Challenged
<span>Record-a-Poem gives you new ways to say &ldquo;I love you&rdquo;</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BQzuFJ75P38:gbJIpl3PDP8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BQzuFJ75P38:gbJIpl3PDP8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BQzuFJ75P38:gbJIpl3PDP8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BQzuFJ75P38:gbJIpl3PDP8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BQzuFJ75P38" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 11, 2014
Out with the Old
<p>Dorothea Lasky&#39;s charming, powerful poetry takes readers by surprise.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j2XpfG0h2R0:l2qjQ0rY22E:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j2XpfG0h2R0:l2qjQ0rY22E:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=j2XpfG0h2R0:l2qjQ0rY22E:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=j2XpfG0h2R0:l2qjQ0rY22E:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/j2XpfG0h2R0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 06, 2014
Commercial Poetry
Apple's new poetry commercial (and Levi's older one) use Walt Whitman to get under our skin. Whitman would love that.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dnLvHPm8Ifs:thXLfDjGWm0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dnLvHPm8Ifs:thXLfDjGWm0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dnLvHPm8Ifs:thXLfDjGWm0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=dnLvHPm8Ifs:thXLfDjGWm0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/dnLvHPm8Ifs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 23, 2014
Not Fade Away
David Yezzi remembers poet Richard Eberhart.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=30oXq2uDn9Y:voVDPZDVElo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=30oXq2uDn9Y:voVDPZDVElo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=30oXq2uDn9Y:voVDPZDVElo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=30oXq2uDn9Y:voVDPZDVElo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/30oXq2uDn9Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 10, 2014
Poems to Fight Against the Dark
Christmas poetry full of love and light.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tdTxmH08KwA:FHOXyJuF6Qc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tdTxmH08KwA:FHOXyJuF6Qc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tdTxmH08KwA:FHOXyJuF6Qc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=tdTxmH08KwA:FHOXyJuF6Qc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/tdTxmH08KwA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 19, 2013
A Hip Hop Villanelle
LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs reads her own work and pays tribute to the late Wanda Coleman.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=20hrI0X5oD8:nj3No-_FCXw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=20hrI0X5oD8:nj3No-_FCXw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=20hrI0X5oD8:nj3No-_FCXw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=20hrI0X5oD8:nj3No-_FCXw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/20hrI0X5oD8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 12, 2013
His Dark Places
Gerard Manley Hopkins's "terrible sonnets" explore the contours of his depression.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ksl-_VmOAfc:hHm3G_KIDpw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ksl-_VmOAfc:hHm3G_KIDpw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ksl-_VmOAfc:hHm3G_KIDpw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Ksl-_VmOAfc:hHm3G_KIDpw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Ksl-_VmOAfc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 05, 2013
Thanksgiving Poems
Reflecting on gratitude this holiday season.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=73NT1ninGcA:koGtJ8o7ENE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=73NT1ninGcA:koGtJ8o7ENE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=73NT1ninGcA:koGtJ8o7ENE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=73NT1ninGcA:koGtJ8o7ENE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/73NT1ninGcA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 21, 2013
David Sedaris on Poetry
<span>The essayist talks to Susan Wheeler about the pleasures of puzzlement.</span><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=d6slHTuWrb8:B-SA66SWS7s:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=d6slHTuWrb8:B-SA66SWS7s:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=d6slHTuWrb8:B-SA66SWS7s:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=d6slHTuWrb8:B-SA66SWS7s:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/d6slHTuWrb8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 11, 2013
Beyond The Artifice of Elegy
A poem about grief by National Book Award Poetry finalist Mary Szybist<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8O9lLI10ZRg:NwUL4fHrSh8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8O9lLI10ZRg:NwUL4fHrSh8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8O9lLI10ZRg:NwUL4fHrSh8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8O9lLI10ZRg:NwUL4fHrSh8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8O9lLI10ZRg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 06, 2013
National Book Award in Poetry
Poems from two finalists: Adrian Matejka and Lucie Brock-Broido<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=grsLfxSWMQs:qdsZFg-EeCs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=grsLfxSWMQs:qdsZFg-EeCs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=grsLfxSWMQs:qdsZFg-EeCs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=grsLfxSWMQs:qdsZFg-EeCs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/grsLfxSWMQs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 23, 2013
Her Delightful Life
Lyn Hejinian's experimental work is a lot funnier than you think.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xFM5ALCKpDY:SeU8T11xm34:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xFM5ALCKpDY:SeU8T11xm34:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xFM5ALCKpDY:SeU8T11xm34:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xFM5ALCKpDY:SeU8T11xm34:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xFM5ALCKpDY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 10, 2013
Stop the Milk
Kathleen Rooney on the poetry of Matt Rasmussen.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OzvvQqyn88g:wSFP_VPRZVk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OzvvQqyn88g:wSFP_VPRZVk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OzvvQqyn88g:wSFP_VPRZVk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=OzvvQqyn88g:wSFP_VPRZVk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/OzvvQqyn88g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 03, 2013
Modernism’s Mystery Man
The strange career of editor and publisher Ronald Lane Latimer.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=V9LBbHYP3nM:q4R5_Lc465E:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=V9LBbHYP3nM:q4R5_Lc465E:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=V9LBbHYP3nM:q4R5_Lc465E:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=V9LBbHYP3nM:q4R5_Lc465E:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/V9LBbHYP3nM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 25, 2013
Anything But Sweet
Wilfred Owen's "Dulce et Decorum Est" and modern warfare<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t7CDI0a1sV4:ltgcZ6rrHb0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t7CDI0a1sV4:ltgcZ6rrHb0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t7CDI0a1sV4:ltgcZ6rrHb0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=t7CDI0a1sV4:ltgcZ6rrHb0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/t7CDI0a1sV4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 18, 2013
Poetry Goes Back to School
Teaching poems like Robert Frost's &ldquo;&lsquo;Out, Out&mdash;&rsquo;&rdquo; in the classroom.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pQ5zBnzeEKQ:fKKcVI0gR7E:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pQ5zBnzeEKQ:fKKcVI0gR7E:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pQ5zBnzeEKQ:fKKcVI0gR7E:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=pQ5zBnzeEKQ:fKKcVI0gR7E:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/pQ5zBnzeEKQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 04, 2013
Charles Darwin Condensed
Lorine Niedecker's take on the great naturalist.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rG4o_8eTns0:uegS6bWf91w:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rG4o_8eTns0:uegS6bWf91w:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rG4o_8eTns0:uegS6bWf91w:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rG4o_8eTns0:uegS6bWf91w:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rG4o_8eTns0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 20, 2013
Wives in the Avocados
Marjorie Perloff remembers the charm of Allen Ginsberg's "A Supermarket in California."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CsHaoMNwGag:e7fFH3JKdqQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CsHaoMNwGag:e7fFH3JKdqQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CsHaoMNwGag:e7fFH3JKdqQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CsHaoMNwGag:e7fFH3JKdqQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CsHaoMNwGag" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2013
Channeling Catullus
Self-address and other classical tropes in the poetry of Bernadette Mayer and Hannah Gamble.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=arNaSX3VpuI:ZS_4SJGTUKM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=arNaSX3VpuI:ZS_4SJGTUKM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=arNaSX3VpuI:ZS_4SJGTUKM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=arNaSX3VpuI:ZS_4SJGTUKM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/arNaSX3VpuI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 18, 2013
Tennessee Williams on a One-Night Stand
A recently discovered recording showcases America's greatest playwright reading his own poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xVjUMdlCdFk:6I1T0KvbDAI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xVjUMdlCdFk:6I1T0KvbDAI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xVjUMdlCdFk:6I1T0KvbDAI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xVjUMdlCdFk:6I1T0KvbDAI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xVjUMdlCdFk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 03, 2013
Poems to Read at Gay and Lesbian Weddings
Celebrating queer love and same-sex marriage.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nb44xPXFt04:L3JoS6em_XE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nb44xPXFt04:L3JoS6em_XE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nb44xPXFt04:L3JoS6em_XE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=nb44xPXFt04:L3JoS6em_XE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/nb44xPXFt04" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2013
Children's Poet Laureate Kenn Nesbitt
The computer programmer turned poet reads and discusses his work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ju159RVMmlM:pMLsVsl1rvU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ju159RVMmlM:pMLsVsl1rvU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ju159RVMmlM:pMLsVsl1rvU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Ju159RVMmlM:pMLsVsl1rvU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Ju159RVMmlM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 12, 2013
Beautiful Voices Project
Harmony Holiday on Afrosonics, an archive of rare audio clips featuring African American voices.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5HazjQNidms:Bqd8yIS0kq0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5HazjQNidms:Bqd8yIS0kq0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5HazjQNidms:Bqd8yIS0kq0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=5HazjQNidms:Bqd8yIS0kq0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/5HazjQNidms" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 06, 2013
Bishop and Lowell
Sarah Ruhl discusses her play "Dear Elizabeth," based on letters and poems of two iconic American poets.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bNltS7koTIQ:LWoyI36VzlM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bNltS7koTIQ:LWoyI36VzlM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bNltS7koTIQ:LWoyI36VzlM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=bNltS7koTIQ:LWoyI36VzlM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/bNltS7koTIQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 30, 2013
Poetry for Weddings
Ruth Graham on the history of wedding poems and the poem she read at her own ceremony.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kYqpmGa4ttE:lWfnpoCX1QE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kYqpmGa4ttE:lWfnpoCX1QE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kYqpmGa4ttE:lWfnpoCX1QE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kYqpmGa4ttE:lWfnpoCX1QE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kYqpmGa4ttE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 15, 2013
Happy Complicated Mother's Day
Joy Katz and Erika Meitner take the Hallmark out of the holiday.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6qOMyDUEhrk:io5N_KycJf0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6qOMyDUEhrk:io5N_KycJf0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6qOMyDUEhrk:io5N_KycJf0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=6qOMyDUEhrk:io5N_KycJf0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/6qOMyDUEhrk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 09, 2013
Appalachian Poetry
Idra Novey on the poems of James Wright and Irene McKinney.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xjorkc3YjNk:F-4ytqIXVAg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xjorkc3YjNk:F-4ytqIXVAg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xjorkc3YjNk:F-4ytqIXVAg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xjorkc3YjNk:F-4ytqIXVAg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xjorkc3YjNk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 29, 2013
Poetry at the 92nd Street Y
Readings from <em>Poetry</em> magazine's centennial anthology, <em>The Open Door.</em><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tfWkK7FOvY8:O8fnUi18ZrQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tfWkK7FOvY8:O8fnUi18ZrQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tfWkK7FOvY8:O8fnUi18ZrQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=tfWkK7FOvY8:O8fnUi18ZrQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/tfWkK7FOvY8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 17, 2013
Record-a-Poem
Share the somatic pleasure of poetry on Soundcloud.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qsZx5QcQrtM:3yJdeCkdNCE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qsZx5QcQrtM:3yJdeCkdNCE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qsZx5QcQrtM:3yJdeCkdNCE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qsZx5QcQrtM:3yJdeCkdNCE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qsZx5QcQrtM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 10, 2013
A Poet in Hell's Kitchen
Mary Karr talks Jesus and poetry in time for Easter.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ow7IX4URGHI:sjiVUPv06vw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ow7IX4URGHI:sjiVUPv06vw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ow7IX4URGHI:sjiVUPv06vw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Ow7IX4URGHI:sjiVUPv06vw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Ow7IX4URGHI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 21, 2013
2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner: Marie Ponsot
The poet reads and discusses her work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cKgGkHAIOgU:NpdVPW7yxpo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cKgGkHAIOgU:NpdVPW7yxpo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cKgGkHAIOgU:NpdVPW7yxpo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cKgGkHAIOgU:NpdVPW7yxpo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cKgGkHAIOgU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 18, 2013
Blooming Like a Clod
Paisley Rekdal reads and discusses Gerard Manley Hopkins's influence on her own work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SFVWs-3h0L0:QNVKVMUfYDc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SFVWs-3h0L0:QNVKVMUfYDc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SFVWs-3h0L0:QNVKVMUfYDc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=SFVWs-3h0L0:QNVKVMUfYDc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/SFVWs-3h0L0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 06, 2013
Poetry's Adventurous Valentine
Kate Bolick considers the literary achievements and unconventional life of Edna St. Vincent Millay.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cpcUQO1iOlE:6mFpvAQqcsI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cpcUQO1iOlE:6mFpvAQqcsI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cpcUQO1iOlE:6mFpvAQqcsI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cpcUQO1iOlE:6mFpvAQqcsI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cpcUQO1iOlE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 13, 2013
Two Poems Walk into a Bar
Rosie Schaap&mdash;author of <em>Drinking with Men: A Memoir&mdash;</em>on her two favorite pastimes, poetry and drinking.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0pGelnnXIbc:ixya5SoCbgA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0pGelnnXIbc:ixya5SoCbgA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0pGelnnXIbc:ixya5SoCbgA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=0pGelnnXIbc:ixya5SoCbgA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/0pGelnnXIbc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 06, 2013
Kittens, Charlie Chaplin, and Death
Jennifer Michael Hecht on Hart Crane's poem &ldquo;Chaplinesque&rdquo;.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2_L_rmSJtEk:-a7EkE0OX4o:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2_L_rmSJtEk:-a7EkE0OX4o:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=2_L_rmSJtEk:-a7EkE0OX4o:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=2_L_rmSJtEk:-a7EkE0OX4o:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/2_L_rmSJtEk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 24, 2013
Asleep, But Not at Rest
Kathleen Rooney on Weldon Kees and his mysterious poetic character Robinson<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OBpASqWrnK0:51NgPb7iYW4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OBpASqWrnK0:51NgPb7iYW4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OBpASqWrnK0:51NgPb7iYW4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=OBpASqWrnK0:51NgPb7iYW4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/OBpASqWrnK0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 16, 2013
How Terrific It Is
To hear Poetry Foundation featured blogger Lisa Jarnot discuss her poems...<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nMjgRxyWXJE:eTO_t69qYzE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nMjgRxyWXJE:eTO_t69qYzE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nMjgRxyWXJE:eTO_t69qYzE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=nMjgRxyWXJE:eTO_t69qYzE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/nMjgRxyWXJE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 10, 2013
Poems of Transcendence
Spencer Reece celebrates Christmas with poems by George Herbert and James Merrill.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6gTswi7wDjM:86Px9yji7VU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6gTswi7wDjM:86Px9yji7VU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6gTswi7wDjM:86Px9yji7VU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=6gTswi7wDjM:86Px9yji7VU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/6gTswi7wDjM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 20, 2012
Can Poetry Take on Tragedy?
Dan Beachy-Quick discusses poetry and school shootings.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EtVReo6c9rI:_ms-n3abwbg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EtVReo6c9rI:_ms-n3abwbg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EtVReo6c9rI:_ms-n3abwbg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=EtVReo6c9rI:_ms-n3abwbg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/EtVReo6c9rI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 14, 2012
Poetry North, Poetry South
Faith Barrett discusses the poetry of the Civil War.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ulKIlHyy2BE:wNSEuoQV3HI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ulKIlHyy2BE:wNSEuoQV3HI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ulKIlHyy2BE:wNSEuoQV3HI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ulKIlHyy2BE:wNSEuoQV3HI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ulKIlHyy2BE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 05, 2012
In the Middle of Dinner
Poems of food and family, tenderness and Thanksgiving.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rumns8LDrEs:OG2GdALQYFo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rumns8LDrEs:OG2GdALQYFo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rumns8LDrEs:OG2GdALQYFo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Rumns8LDrEs:OG2GdALQYFo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Rumns8LDrEs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 20, 2012
Less is More, More or Less
Poems by Lorine Niedecker and Brooklyn Copeland from the new <em>Poetry</em> magazine anthology.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qO2OwXZqaHo:p53qWYxNHk8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qO2OwXZqaHo:p53qWYxNHk8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qO2OwXZqaHo:p53qWYxNHk8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qO2OwXZqaHo:p53qWYxNHk8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qO2OwXZqaHo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 07, 2012
Romancing the Pork
<p>Jeff Gordinier and Rosie Schaap share a three-course meal of poems about food.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kwj0g9wakMA:LtRBrFceQ7c:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kwj0g9wakMA:LtRBrFceQ7c:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kwj0g9wakMA:LtRBrFceQ7c:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kwj0g9wakMA:LtRBrFceQ7c:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kwj0g9wakMA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 24, 2012
Poems that Knock it Out of the Park
Baseball poetry that revels in the quintessential American sport.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=16x9PNMJTWU:Ei-dNloeFx0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=16x9PNMJTWU:Ei-dNloeFx0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=16x9PNMJTWU:Ei-dNloeFx0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=16x9PNMJTWU:Ei-dNloeFx0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/16x9PNMJTWU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 17, 2012
100 Years of Poetry Magazine
The editors discuss a few favorite poems from the new centennial anthology.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WI80WIKuCF4:hmTZuAkpB6k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WI80WIKuCF4:hmTZuAkpB6k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WI80WIKuCF4:hmTZuAkpB6k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=WI80WIKuCF4:hmTZuAkpB6k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/WI80WIKuCF4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 04, 2012
The Cure for Romanticism?
Don Juan, one of the most fully realized comic characters in English poetry<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lvyqpedS-2g:aZ_9Ls2DTLg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lvyqpedS-2g:aZ_9Ls2DTLg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lvyqpedS-2g:aZ_9Ls2DTLg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=lvyqpedS-2g:aZ_9Ls2DTLg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/lvyqpedS-2g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 26, 2012
Who Done It in Brooklyn?
A close look at Julian Brolaski's poem "Murder on the Gowanus"<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AH_dNdPtzw:rJBbhQvEw9M:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AH_dNdPtzw:rJBbhQvEw9M:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8AH_dNdPtzw:rJBbhQvEw9M:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8AH_dNdPtzw:rJBbhQvEw9M:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8AH_dNdPtzw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 12, 2012
The Early Days of Poetry Magazine
How does a small literary magazine survive 100 years?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KHDDuUhJl6U:vzWTE4B6uCY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KHDDuUhJl6U:vzWTE4B6uCY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KHDDuUhJl6U:vzWTE4B6uCY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=KHDDuUhJl6U:vzWTE4B6uCY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/KHDDuUhJl6U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 23, 2012
Elegy for the Animals
Sarah Lindsay's poetry mourns the species lost to our current mass extinction.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IA5xy1C0RSs:qgE7fe93CAo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IA5xy1C0RSs:qgE7fe93CAo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IA5xy1C0RSs:qgE7fe93CAo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=IA5xy1C0RSs:qgE7fe93CAo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/IA5xy1C0RSs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 07, 2012
Trying to Impress Literary Types
Ironworker Josh Warn talks about the primary pleasure of memorizing poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5DJTelNJvLQ:V80jvX9hRQs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5DJTelNJvLQ:V80jvX9hRQs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=5DJTelNJvLQ:V80jvX9hRQs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=5DJTelNJvLQ:V80jvX9hRQs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/5DJTelNJvLQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2012
He Felt Truth
Introducing poet Alden Van Buskirk<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fJUdqRTf2Vs:CSV4Hcdz-bM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fJUdqRTf2Vs:CSV4Hcdz-bM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fJUdqRTf2Vs:CSV4Hcdz-bM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fJUdqRTf2Vs:CSV4Hcdz-bM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fJUdqRTf2Vs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 18, 2012
Her Commerce in Shall
Is Catherine Wagner the Gertrude Stein of her generation?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KUBwmhTAJCc:gfNJY6On9qY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KUBwmhTAJCc:gfNJY6On9qY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KUBwmhTAJCc:gfNJY6On9qY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=KUBwmhTAJCc:gfNJY6On9qY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/KUBwmhTAJCc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 11, 2012
What's a Body Language For?
David Yezzi discusses the poems of William Matthews.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=o_puE6c-stQ:ejowBiH3CXw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=o_puE6c-stQ:ejowBiH3CXw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=o_puE6c-stQ:ejowBiH3CXw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=o_puE6c-stQ:ejowBiH3CXw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/o_puE6c-stQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2012
Even in Mississippi
Dana Gioia discusses the work of Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, with recordings from the Key West Literary Seminar.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TUrkOKnpmns:tvNsIAlr1b8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TUrkOKnpmns:tvNsIAlr1b8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TUrkOKnpmns:tvNsIAlr1b8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=TUrkOKnpmns:tvNsIAlr1b8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/TUrkOKnpmns" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 13, 2012
Be Kind While There's Time
The Poetry Society of America celebrates the poetry of Philip Larkin.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b1g7ltiroHA:X4RAt4SLkJE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b1g7ltiroHA:X4RAt4SLkJE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=b1g7ltiroHA:X4RAt4SLkJE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=b1g7ltiroHA:X4RAt4SLkJE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/b1g7ltiroHA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 07, 2012
The Healing Power of Poetry
Jennifer Nix discusses how the poet Joanne Kyger helped her feel less lonely during a serious illness.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-kMKjFPwVKw:yHsB4Y8heRs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-kMKjFPwVKw:yHsB4Y8heRs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-kMKjFPwVKw:yHsB4Y8heRs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-kMKjFPwVKw:yHsB4Y8heRs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-kMKjFPwVKw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 24, 2012
“Was you ever bit by a dead bee?”
Hailey Leithauser has won the 2012 Emily Dickinson First Book Award.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Gwh7GqlCXiQ:VJ7waBkNK_c:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Gwh7GqlCXiQ:VJ7waBkNK_c:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Gwh7GqlCXiQ:VJ7waBkNK_c:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Gwh7GqlCXiQ:VJ7waBkNK_c:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Gwh7GqlCXiQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 17, 2012
“Until you look again”
Gerald Stern remembers Muriel Rukeyser<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RNUy_isr0OQ:Ci6J66iDPmw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RNUy_isr0OQ:Ci6J66iDPmw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RNUy_isr0OQ:Ci6J66iDPmw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=RNUy_isr0OQ:Ci6J66iDPmw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/RNUy_isr0OQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 09, 2012
Poetry in Motion
Daniel Nester revisits the "greatest poetry documentary of all time" on its 30th birthday.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wiJCFGOFSxk:BcoDOX4w7kw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wiJCFGOFSxk:BcoDOX4w7kw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wiJCFGOFSxk:BcoDOX4w7kw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=wiJCFGOFSxk:BcoDOX4w7kw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/wiJCFGOFSxk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 26, 2012
W.S. Di Piero: 2012 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize Winner
The poet reads his poems and discusses his work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TdEULlqe8eA:_3LI-ccPoKs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TdEULlqe8eA:_3LI-ccPoKs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=TdEULlqe8eA:_3LI-ccPoKs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=TdEULlqe8eA:_3LI-ccPoKs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/TdEULlqe8eA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2012
Passing Stranger: East Village Poetry Walk
Excerpts from the tour narrated by Jim Jarmusch<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pdVDjtNH_J4:t3iSolsxdfw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pdVDjtNH_J4:t3iSolsxdfw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pdVDjtNH_J4:t3iSolsxdfw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=pdVDjtNH_J4:t3iSolsxdfw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/pdVDjtNH_J4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 11, 2012
Subway Poetry is Back
Alice Quinn discusses the return of the Poetry in Motion program in New York.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9TVdYgqU_4k:3a-7fDk20Ww:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9TVdYgqU_4k:3a-7fDk20Ww:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9TVdYgqU_4k:3a-7fDk20Ww:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=9TVdYgqU_4k:3a-7fDk20Ww:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/9TVdYgqU_4k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 04, 2012
A Fairly Feisty Lady
Heather McHugh responds to Gaspara Stampa, one of the poets included in the Folger Shakespeare Library's Shakespeare's Sisters exhibit.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-jKsqhUi_8c:KonB2RaCRlk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-jKsqhUi_8c:KonB2RaCRlk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-jKsqhUi_8c:KonB2RaCRlk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-jKsqhUi_8c:KonB2RaCRlk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-jKsqhUi_8c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 07, 2012
A Name Like a Handcuff
Reginald Dwayne Betts reads his poems and discusses why he is &ldquo;no longer a black poet.&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LFikqgM5XRE:6PbFwADRmPk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LFikqgM5XRE:6PbFwADRmPk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LFikqgM5XRE:6PbFwADRmPk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=LFikqgM5XRE:6PbFwADRmPk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/LFikqgM5XRE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 23, 2012
“Becoming Anne Bradstreet”
Eavan Boland discusses one of the poets included in the Folger Shakespeare Library's chapbook <em>Shakespeare's Sisters</em>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ocKu4XWrVqo:1KCWSijoNzs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ocKu4XWrVqo:1KCWSijoNzs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ocKu4XWrVqo:1KCWSijoNzs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ocKu4XWrVqo:1KCWSijoNzs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ocKu4XWrVqo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 15, 2012
“I knew all along you were mine”
<p>Love poems from the archive for Valentine&#39;s Day.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cV3G8-OWHZc:wqosnP1x0xk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cV3G8-OWHZc:wqosnP1x0xk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cV3G8-OWHZc:wqosnP1x0xk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cV3G8-OWHZc:wqosnP1x0xk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cV3G8-OWHZc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 08, 2012
Blood in the Grass
The ABCs of Tom Disch, master of comic verse.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bm0CIEszKnk:RV2mZ2Uhrb0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bm0CIEszKnk:RV2mZ2Uhrb0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bm0CIEszKnk:RV2mZ2Uhrb0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=bm0CIEszKnk:RV2mZ2Uhrb0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/bm0CIEszKnk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 25, 2012
A Wild Solitude Revealed
Lisa Jarnot discusses the poetry of Robert Duncan.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UdqsPUJFbcQ:JXJJ1tx6DPk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UdqsPUJFbcQ:JXJJ1tx6DPk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UdqsPUJFbcQ:JXJJ1tx6DPk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UdqsPUJFbcQ:JXJJ1tx6DPk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UdqsPUJFbcQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 12, 2012
Drinking in Poetry
Jeff Gordinier and Rosie Schaap share their favorite boozy poems in time for the New Year's holiday.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lO3i9cYsJlE:GIOtIc9b0eE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lO3i9cYsJlE:GIOtIc9b0eE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lO3i9cYsJlE:GIOtIc9b0eE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=lO3i9cYsJlE:GIOtIc9b0eE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/lO3i9cYsJlE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 31, 2011
“Inscribe the poem on yourself”
Dan Beachy-Quick on the pleasures of memorization.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L5tEfON3Cu8:wCVy-fEr76Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L5tEfON3Cu8:wCVy-fEr76Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L5tEfON3Cu8:wCVy-fEr76Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=L5tEfON3Cu8:wCVy-fEr76Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/L5tEfON3Cu8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 13, 2011
No Place for the Little Lyric
Should Adrienne Rich be the poet laureate of the Occupy movement?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Igky4JXawuk:VuZx5ppY35M:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Igky4JXawuk:VuZx5ppY35M:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Igky4JXawuk:VuZx5ppY35M:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Igky4JXawuk:VuZx5ppY35M:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Igky4JXawuk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 01, 2011
The Virus Mutant in His Veins
Poet Edgar Bowers on Louis Pasteur.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MEw1oZ_2Scc:3G79nPnPlIY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MEw1oZ_2Scc:3G79nPnPlIY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MEw1oZ_2Scc:3G79nPnPlIY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=MEw1oZ_2Scc:3G79nPnPlIY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/MEw1oZ_2Scc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 15, 2011
Naming It
Selections from the <em>Wake Forest</em> <em>Book of Irish Women&rsquo;s Poetry</em>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kk4SypuJh2w:pEgWTWGMHAs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kk4SypuJh2w:pEgWTWGMHAs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kk4SypuJh2w:pEgWTWGMHAs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kk4SypuJh2w:pEgWTWGMHAs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kk4SypuJh2w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 01, 2011
The Waste Land: The App
T.S. Eliot's Modernist masterpiece meets modern technology.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=avEE--xalb8:pUMRV0wJ1vA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=avEE--xalb8:pUMRV0wJ1vA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=avEE--xalb8:pUMRV0wJ1vA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=avEE--xalb8:pUMRV0wJ1vA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/avEE--xalb8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 21, 2011
All That Poetry
Kenneth Patchen&rsquo;s poems have been set to music by The Claudia Quintet.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFHE7Zbslng:fIrU-4MpW6w:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFHE7Zbslng:fIrU-4MpW6w:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFHE7Zbslng:fIrU-4MpW6w:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rFHE7Zbslng:fIrU-4MpW6w:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rFHE7Zbslng" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 06, 2011
Much Casual Death
Christopher Ricks discusses Anthony Hecht&rsquo;s harrowing and unforgettable poem &ldquo;More Light! More Light!&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EcezYg2d8ng:XZp3u8QOCyQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EcezYg2d8ng:XZp3u8QOCyQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EcezYg2d8ng:XZp3u8QOCyQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=EcezYg2d8ng:XZp3u8QOCyQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/EcezYg2d8ng" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 16, 2011
The Mutilated World
Poems that captured the mood of the moment in the wake of 9/11.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ESE8QGVdVeo:ZYwIjipkptE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ESE8QGVdVeo:ZYwIjipkptE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ESE8QGVdVeo:ZYwIjipkptE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ESE8QGVdVeo:ZYwIjipkptE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ESE8QGVdVeo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 08, 2011
About a Boy
The shape things take to Atsuro Riley.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_jWu-LH8Eu0:E6-s5uIQ-RQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_jWu-LH8Eu0:E6-s5uIQ-RQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_jWu-LH8Eu0:E6-s5uIQ-RQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=_jWu-LH8Eu0:E6-s5uIQ-RQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/_jWu-LH8Eu0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 22, 2011
Lines for Hard Times
Philip Levine reads his defiantly hopeful "They Feed They Lion" and "What Work Is" with commentary by Edward Hirsch.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGMm7kRMKnw:TPdE_vzGimk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGMm7kRMKnw:TPdE_vzGimk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NGMm7kRMKnw:TPdE_vzGimk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NGMm7kRMKnw:TPdE_vzGimk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NGMm7kRMKnw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 11, 2011
Sex, Drugs, and Poetry
Cedar Sigo&rsquo;s expensive magic.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zE8Li5ZXFJw:K-7pucWZ6So:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zE8Li5ZXFJw:K-7pucWZ6So:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zE8Li5ZXFJw:K-7pucWZ6So:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zE8Li5ZXFJw:K-7pucWZ6So:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zE8Li5ZXFJw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 10, 2011
What You Come Here For
Fred Moten's poem "the salve trade" swims in the waters of literary theory.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SdkzK8v_f-s:HDdyhS70wh0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SdkzK8v_f-s:HDdyhS70wh0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=SdkzK8v_f-s:HDdyhS70wh0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=SdkzK8v_f-s:HDdyhS70wh0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/SdkzK8v_f-s" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 29, 2011
The Poetry Garage
A thing of wonder and of beauty<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tzwI5uoLY40:WRins1iS8ec:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tzwI5uoLY40:WRins1iS8ec:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=tzwI5uoLY40:WRins1iS8ec:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=tzwI5uoLY40:WRins1iS8ec:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/tzwI5uoLY40" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 21, 2011
Shadow of a Doubt
Thomas Hardy refuses to see a ghost that's not there.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rK3B1bWsuD8:Lq0zj1pQs6c:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rK3B1bWsuD8:Lq0zj1pQs6c:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rK3B1bWsuD8:Lq0zj1pQs6c:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rK3B1bWsuD8:Lq0zj1pQs6c:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rK3B1bWsuD8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 21, 2011
Three Ways of Looking at a Rose
H.D., Jean Valentine, and Galway Kinnell on the queen of all poetic clich&eacute;s.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bN1SZMzjJG0:nzCkdR3cqGY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bN1SZMzjJG0:nzCkdR3cqGY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bN1SZMzjJG0:nzCkdR3cqGY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=bN1SZMzjJG0:nzCkdR3cqGY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/bN1SZMzjJG0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 13, 2011
The New Johnny Appleseed of Children’s Poetry
Children&rsquo;s lit scholar Sylvia Vardell discusses J. Patrick Lewis.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KftOEzxt2AI:X61ulhnf7No:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KftOEzxt2AI:X61ulhnf7No:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=KftOEzxt2AI:X61ulhnf7No:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=KftOEzxt2AI:X61ulhnf7No:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/KftOEzxt2AI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 27, 2011
Something Like Meter
An introduction to 2011 Ruth Lilly Prize winner David Ferry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ruqiy5KXook:mOFb9I1si_s:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ruqiy5KXook:mOFb9I1si_s:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Ruqiy5KXook:mOFb9I1si_s:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Ruqiy5KXook:mOFb9I1si_s:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Ruqiy5KXook" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 18, 2011
Adventures in Babysitting
Bernadette Mayer razes literary giants with love.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AxV8r_c1rMc:d-YZdBKnTBg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AxV8r_c1rMc:d-YZdBKnTBg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AxV8r_c1rMc:d-YZdBKnTBg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AxV8r_c1rMc:d-YZdBKnTBg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AxV8r_c1rMc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 06, 2011
The Alternative Press
Detroit was burning and poetry was on fire.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NDAImqcerV4:lzsDk_9g_Ig:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NDAImqcerV4:lzsDk_9g_Ig:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NDAImqcerV4:lzsDk_9g_Ig:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NDAImqcerV4:lzsDk_9g_Ig:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NDAImqcerV4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 20, 2011
Blank Verse
Danish conceptualist poet Magnus Pavlovski has the last laugh. <!--EndFragment--><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-V0Phac-K7E:u3YOTIC3ZNo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-V0Phac-K7E:u3YOTIC3ZNo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-V0Phac-K7E:u3YOTIC3ZNo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-V0Phac-K7E:u3YOTIC3ZNo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-V0Phac-K7E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 01, 2011
How to Pick up a Poetry Habit
Emily Gould takes a crash course.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UPWFeLqqBRc:-CsNgqagfb8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UPWFeLqqBRc:-CsNgqagfb8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UPWFeLqqBRc:-CsNgqagfb8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UPWFeLqqBRc:-CsNgqagfb8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UPWFeLqqBRc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 18, 2011
The Idea of Wallace Stevens
Jennifer Michael Hecht explains the philosophy behind &ldquo;The Idea of Order at Key West.&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FHp98AW8YmM:sPqU0fxfs2Y:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FHp98AW8YmM:sPqU0fxfs2Y:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FHp98AW8YmM:sPqU0fxfs2Y:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FHp98AW8YmM:sPqU0fxfs2Y:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FHp98AW8YmM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 08, 2011
Eat the One You're With
Enough Valentine's Day mush&mdash;Carolyn Kizer hungers after sex.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W7FOdw2ZOdw:SS-RkRnUebo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W7FOdw2ZOdw:SS-RkRnUebo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W7FOdw2ZOdw:SS-RkRnUebo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=W7FOdw2ZOdw:SS-RkRnUebo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/W7FOdw2ZOdw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 17, 2011
Fire in the Bed-Sit
Lisa Catherine Harper finds half a self in John Hennessy's poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfZ2iBsMHEM:odel2RmaOvc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfZ2iBsMHEM:odel2RmaOvc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfZ2iBsMHEM:odel2RmaOvc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CfZ2iBsMHEM:odel2RmaOvc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CfZ2iBsMHEM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 09, 2011
Coming Back to the Future
Poet Norma Cole discusses her poem Sarabande about recovering from a stroke.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3-BbIH8JSN4:uF67XbPMmBk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3-BbIH8JSN4:uF67XbPMmBk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3-BbIH8JSN4:uF67XbPMmBk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3-BbIH8JSN4:uF67XbPMmBk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3-BbIH8JSN4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 28, 2011
Going Long
What do the Superbowl, pigs in a blanket, and Middle Earth have to do with Matthew Rohrer's poems?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Oiwgdhh0a3U:snx-2xmNXLA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Oiwgdhh0a3U:snx-2xmNXLA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Oiwgdhh0a3U:snx-2xmNXLA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Oiwgdhh0a3U:snx-2xmNXLA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Oiwgdhh0a3U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 20, 2011
Nobody Else is Listening
Kathleen Rooney on the Poetry Brothel, where you can buy a private poetry reading for five bucks a pop.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I39q9mGtVfA:xZ4W9AY7_qg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I39q9mGtVfA:xZ4W9AY7_qg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=I39q9mGtVfA:xZ4W9AY7_qg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=I39q9mGtVfA:xZ4W9AY7_qg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/I39q9mGtVfA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 12, 2011
Christmas Memories
Poems by Ed Skoog and Wyatt Prunty.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8yoiiT6u9aU:3jCDqgKBLys:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8yoiiT6u9aU:3jCDqgKBLys:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8yoiiT6u9aU:3jCDqgKBLys:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8yoiiT6u9aU:3jCDqgKBLys:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8yoiiT6u9aU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 25, 2010
Not Coming in from the Cold
Vijay Seshadri warms to Mark Strand's wintry poem "The Idea."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LL6WU3Tvo5c:XB9gPTW7qzg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LL6WU3Tvo5c:XB9gPTW7qzg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=LL6WU3Tvo5c:XB9gPTW7qzg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=LL6WU3Tvo5c:XB9gPTW7qzg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/LL6WU3Tvo5c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 17, 2010
Re-branding Robert Lowell
The poet's forty-year friendship with illustrator Frank Parker reveals his gentler side.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qPjB0i4s0C8:XEh1ZyUuTPE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qPjB0i4s0C8:XEh1ZyUuTPE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qPjB0i4s0C8:XEh1ZyUuTPE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qPjB0i4s0C8:XEh1ZyUuTPE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qPjB0i4s0C8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 01, 2010
Pass the Mashed Potatoes
W.S. Merwin and Dara Wier on gratitude and food.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EuJ-TadNU9M:YmhIZ3FqJQU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EuJ-TadNU9M:YmhIZ3FqJQU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EuJ-TadNU9M:YmhIZ3FqJQU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=EuJ-TadNU9M:YmhIZ3FqJQU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/EuJ-TadNU9M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 23, 2010
Major Poets, Minor Work
Ed Park discusses John Ashbery and James Schuyler's collaborative novel, <em>A Nest of Ninnies</em>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CW-XAmVYFVw:dUxY5Bp_dz4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CW-XAmVYFVw:dUxY5Bp_dz4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CW-XAmVYFVw:dUxY5Bp_dz4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CW-XAmVYFVw:dUxY5Bp_dz4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CW-XAmVYFVw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 19, 2010
The Windhover
<p>A close reading of the Gerard Manley Hopkins&#39;s classic poem.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K7dHQ2fzm_A:LnX0ctx5r8s:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K7dHQ2fzm_A:LnX0ctx5r8s:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K7dHQ2fzm_A:LnX0ctx5r8s:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=K7dHQ2fzm_A:LnX0ctx5r8s:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/K7dHQ2fzm_A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 09, 2010
Delight after Delight
Kenneth Koch and his verbal circus.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WbPZnGqP6NA:h_0Nv3kQjHU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WbPZnGqP6NA:h_0Nv3kQjHU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=WbPZnGqP6NA:h_0Nv3kQjHU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=WbPZnGqP6NA:h_0Nv3kQjHU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/WbPZnGqP6NA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 28, 2010
“Marvelous and Tough” Ted Berrigan
The poet (and poems) behind the legend.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rHDn2rfTEwc:fJciXu2RCB4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rHDn2rfTEwc:fJciXu2RCB4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rHDn2rfTEwc:fJciXu2RCB4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rHDn2rfTEwc:fJciXu2RCB4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rHDn2rfTEwc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 20, 2010
Eileen Myles for President
The politics and poetry of a groundbreaking author.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i13tRI_LXCc:GXgjpjkdDI4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i13tRI_LXCc:GXgjpjkdDI4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i13tRI_LXCc:GXgjpjkdDI4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=i13tRI_LXCc:GXgjpjkdDI4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/i13tRI_LXCc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 06, 2010
Facing a Sheer Sky
Mary Kinzie takes on Louise Bogan&rsquo;s poem &ldquo;Medusa.&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xpwt8sdE43U:2wxoencTTbw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xpwt8sdE43U:2wxoencTTbw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xpwt8sdE43U:2wxoencTTbw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xpwt8sdE43U:2wxoencTTbw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xpwt8sdE43U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 22, 2010
Confessional Poetry Off the Shelf
CAConrad talks about Anne Sexton&rsquo;s landscapes of grief.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AMym5X1Eumc:pZKSetarpsY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AMym5X1Eumc:pZKSetarpsY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AMym5X1Eumc:pZKSetarpsY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AMym5X1Eumc:pZKSetarpsY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AMym5X1Eumc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 09, 2010
Poetry Became a Weapon
Labor poems of Chicago&mdash;an excerpt from the Chicago Poetry Tour.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HQaVJlket2Y:otTlvDm6fyk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HQaVJlket2Y:otTlvDm6fyk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HQaVJlket2Y:otTlvDm6fyk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HQaVJlket2Y:otTlvDm6fyk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HQaVJlket2Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 01, 2010
Cruel, Cruel Summer
<p>Poems that don&#39;t exactly celebrate the season from Weldon Kees, Howard Nemerov, and Jane Kenyon</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pvxTfb9d-1I:N8qzBIv3DKI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pvxTfb9d-1I:N8qzBIv3DKI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pvxTfb9d-1I:N8qzBIv3DKI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=pvxTfb9d-1I:N8qzBIv3DKI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/pvxTfb9d-1I" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 13, 2010
A Much-Mended Thing
Poet Amy Clampitt brings a birder&rsquo;s attention to the natural world&mdash;Tess Taylor explains.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=09jTopJ8y90:FubcUskyIpA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=09jTopJ8y90:FubcUskyIpA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=09jTopJ8y90:FubcUskyIpA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=09jTopJ8y90:FubcUskyIpA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/09jTopJ8y90" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 05, 2010
“Warden of Where the River Went”
Newly-appointed Poet Laureate W.S. Merwin explains how everybody really loves poetry, whether they know it or not.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZywFJHwseaI:ddoZpgX9OL8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZywFJHwseaI:ddoZpgX9OL8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZywFJHwseaI:ddoZpgX9OL8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ZywFJHwseaI:ddoZpgX9OL8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ZywFJHwseaI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 27, 2010
Lots in Translation
Edward Hirsch and Nick Flynn share Israeli and Slovenian poems in translation.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jHYiMPOT3hM:Fn_F0ajtj7s:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jHYiMPOT3hM:Fn_F0ajtj7s:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jHYiMPOT3hM:Fn_F0ajtj7s:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=jHYiMPOT3hM:Fn_F0ajtj7s:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/jHYiMPOT3hM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 09, 2010
Poetry: The iPhone App
Download it, spin the wheel, hit the poetry jackpot.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rgyzQJszJdA:WF4sh38_Z_s:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rgyzQJszJdA:WF4sh38_Z_s:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rgyzQJszJdA:WF4sh38_Z_s:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rgyzQJszJdA:WF4sh38_Z_s:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rgyzQJszJdA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 24, 2010
Poems of Pollution and Protest
Turning to poetry in the wake of the BP oil spill.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Jn7mawRYFw8:t7awCMcyZGc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Jn7mawRYFw8:t7awCMcyZGc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Jn7mawRYFw8:t7awCMcyZGc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Jn7mawRYFw8:t7awCMcyZGc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Jn7mawRYFw8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 14, 2010
Being’s Stony Smirk
Allen Edwin Butt discusses his poem &ldquo;If Briefly.&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sSDNrtG6mMU:QJg2_YnocfI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sSDNrtG6mMU:QJg2_YnocfI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sSDNrtG6mMU:QJg2_YnocfI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=sSDNrtG6mMU:QJg2_YnocfI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/sSDNrtG6mMU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 27, 2010
How to Raise a Poetry Imp
Elliott Vanskike teaches his children to become lifelong readers of poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VvpvqLIRPJI:485L6oGnQo4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VvpvqLIRPJI:485L6oGnQo4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VvpvqLIRPJI:485L6oGnQo4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=VvpvqLIRPJI:485L6oGnQo4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/VvpvqLIRPJI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 18, 2010
The Fun of Speaking English
Emily Warn marvels at Dorothea Grossman&rsquo;s charming, irreverent poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l37eLOXW6UM:JVfWJBPeCRY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l37eLOXW6UM:JVfWJBPeCRY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l37eLOXW6UM:JVfWJBPeCRY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=l37eLOXW6UM:JVfWJBPeCRY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/l37eLOXW6UM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 03, 2010
Complete Original: Eleanor Ross Taylor
Jean Valentine talks about the 2010 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize winner.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=td7Ka0QjHRI:EY10q77Ev18:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=td7Ka0QjHRI:EY10q77Ev18:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=td7Ka0QjHRI:EY10q77Ev18:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=td7Ka0QjHRI:EY10q77Ev18:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/td7Ka0QjHRI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 16, 2010
Actors vs. Poets
Would you rather hear a poet read her work or an actor?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6FrqNpLAhIQ:08_EsPrqBpQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6FrqNpLAhIQ:08_EsPrqBpQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6FrqNpLAhIQ:08_EsPrqBpQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=6FrqNpLAhIQ:08_EsPrqBpQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/6FrqNpLAhIQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 05, 2010
Confessions of a Poetry Addict
Perusing one man's poetry pileup.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fgHAFCHl0z4:I0ec1bfzsDQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fgHAFCHl0z4:I0ec1bfzsDQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fgHAFCHl0z4:I0ec1bfzsDQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fgHAFCHl0z4:I0ec1bfzsDQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fgHAFCHl0z4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 18, 2010
Let Your Mirrored Convexities Multiply
Kazim Ali discusses Agha Shahid Ali's ghazal "Tonight."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nqFCG_GA1Zk:CSACR1ItlYE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nqFCG_GA1Zk:CSACR1ItlYE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nqFCG_GA1Zk:CSACR1ItlYE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=nqFCG_GA1Zk:CSACR1ItlYE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/nqFCG_GA1Zk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 09, 2010
The Fruit Was Red, the Juice Was Sweet
The open secret behind Michael Field&rsquo;s flowery Victorian verse.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GBfXOLXz074:Wmw3aVB5kRU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GBfXOLXz074:Wmw3aVB5kRU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=GBfXOLXz074:Wmw3aVB5kRU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=GBfXOLXz074:Wmw3aVB5kRU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/GBfXOLXz074" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 18, 2010
Done with this Dust
Remembering Lilly Prize-winning poet Lucille Clifton on the occasion of her death.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a25YtjaqQoc:b55OoefM4vc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a25YtjaqQoc:b55OoefM4vc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=a25YtjaqQoc:b55OoefM4vc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=a25YtjaqQoc:b55OoefM4vc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/a25YtjaqQoc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 15, 2010
No Images
Celebrating Black History Month with William Waring Cuney, Cornelius Eady, and Thomas Sayers Ellis.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JTJ4zWT8GAE:kh3_WKl6ghc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JTJ4zWT8GAE:kh3_WKl6ghc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JTJ4zWT8GAE:kh3_WKl6ghc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=JTJ4zWT8GAE:kh3_WKl6ghc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/JTJ4zWT8GAE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 08, 2010
Poetry Gone Cold
Annie Finch explores the metaphorical meaning of winter.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Lo-raXKk-7o:vxEOzX6AEl0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Lo-raXKk-7o:vxEOzX6AEl0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Lo-raXKk-7o:vxEOzX6AEl0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Lo-raXKk-7o:vxEOzX6AEl0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Lo-raXKk-7o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 28, 2010
Poetry Written with an Eraser
Ron Silliman discusses two erasure poems created by eliminating parts of an existing text.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=krRgj3ulGTA:Wxm3yFmtZIg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=krRgj3ulGTA:Wxm3yFmtZIg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=krRgj3ulGTA:Wxm3yFmtZIg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=krRgj3ulGTA:Wxm3yFmtZIg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/krRgj3ulGTA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 18, 2010
Worshipful Company of Snowbirds
James Tate at the Key West Literary Seminar.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_r2BDJsZ8A:8J8wJtZWC5E:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_r2BDJsZ8A:8J8wJtZWC5E:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_r2BDJsZ8A:8J8wJtZWC5E:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Q_r2BDJsZ8A:8J8wJtZWC5E:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Q_r2BDJsZ8A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 07, 2010
From the Washington, DC, Poetry Tour
Highlights featuring Reuben Jackson, Brian Gilmore, and A.B. Spellman.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=002fxaeybzg:0tqIUHkmpOw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=002fxaeybzg:0tqIUHkmpOw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=002fxaeybzg:0tqIUHkmpOw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=002fxaeybzg:0tqIUHkmpOw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/002fxaeybzg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 23, 2009
Good Bad Poetry
Poetry so bad it's good, plus other verse tragedies.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wkGrZZh9eAM:pb2bRwgOpv4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wkGrZZh9eAM:pb2bRwgOpv4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wkGrZZh9eAM:pb2bRwgOpv4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=wkGrZZh9eAM:pb2bRwgOpv4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/wkGrZZh9eAM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 10, 2009
The Power of Here and Now
The poetic legacy of James Schuyler.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uocv6jgN5Po:2UiJlcbGs_o:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uocv6jgN5Po:2UiJlcbGs_o:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uocv6jgN5Po:2UiJlcbGs_o:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=uocv6jgN5Po:2UiJlcbGs_o:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/uocv6jgN5Po" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 01, 2009
The Nature of Political Power
Robert Lowell's "July in Washington" puts America in a vegetable context.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YrEydxKrBOE:OC3yuB5F_JM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YrEydxKrBOE:OC3yuB5F_JM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=YrEydxKrBOE:OC3yuB5F_JM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=YrEydxKrBOE:OC3yuB5F_JM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/YrEydxKrBOE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 16, 2009
The Tomb of Love
Philip Larkin's poem &ldquo;An Arundel Tomb&rdquo; shows us what sentimentality looks like the morning after.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OO7L4fEbvtQ:mkSnKT3HI6w:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OO7L4fEbvtQ:mkSnKT3HI6w:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OO7L4fEbvtQ:mkSnKT3HI6w:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=OO7L4fEbvtQ:mkSnKT3HI6w:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/OO7L4fEbvtQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 29, 2009
The Happiness of Monogamy
Teaching John Donne&rsquo;s poem &ldquo;The Sun Rising.&rdquo;<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3pBfae-Uaqw:Rk4-87L90L4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3pBfae-Uaqw:Rk4-87L90L4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3pBfae-Uaqw:Rk4-87L90L4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3pBfae-Uaqw:Rk4-87L90L4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3pBfae-Uaqw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 14, 2009
Reconcilable Differences
Eleanor Wilner on Whitman; David St. John on Larry Levis.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jDV6ffj8OS4:2KjR5Z4HxR4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jDV6ffj8OS4:2KjR5Z4HxR4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jDV6ffj8OS4:2KjR5Z4HxR4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=jDV6ffj8OS4:2KjR5Z4HxR4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/jDV6ffj8OS4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 05, 2009
Poetry Noir
Robert Polito on the intersection of Hollywood and God.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HOkJlUQ0OFo:lkNSYlvttIE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HOkJlUQ0OFo:lkNSYlvttIE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HOkJlUQ0OFo:lkNSYlvttIE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HOkJlUQ0OFo:lkNSYlvttIE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HOkJlUQ0OFo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 23, 2009
Dan Beachy-Quick and the Poetics of Mass Murder
How can poetry take on tragedy?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dOV6UaUR7gY:VClXFGvoGH0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dOV6UaUR7gY:VClXFGvoGH0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dOV6UaUR7gY:VClXFGvoGH0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=dOV6UaUR7gY:VClXFGvoGH0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/dOV6UaUR7gY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 14, 2009
Midwestern Blues
<p>Kevin Young on fried cheese, barber shops, and the hip hop aesthetic of a new generation of African-American poets.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qg6kXS4MGOw:aiM5byQtLoY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qg6kXS4MGOw:aiM5byQtLoY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qg6kXS4MGOw:aiM5byQtLoY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qg6kXS4MGOw:aiM5byQtLoY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qg6kXS4MGOw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 03, 2009
Fact-Checking John Keats
Did the young poetic genius know his history? Who cares if he didn't?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kT6NOGlzKds:5QNvLjhGd6k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kT6NOGlzKds:5QNvLjhGd6k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kT6NOGlzKds:5QNvLjhGd6k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kT6NOGlzKds:5QNvLjhGd6k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kT6NOGlzKds" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 26, 2009
Poet's Choice: Of Love and War
D.A. Powell reads poems from Rupert Brooke and Gwendolyn Brooks.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FaZQoiKpk-M:f5xYNss0h0c:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FaZQoiKpk-M:f5xYNss0h0c:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FaZQoiKpk-M:f5xYNss0h0c:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FaZQoiKpk-M:f5xYNss0h0c:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FaZQoiKpk-M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 19, 2009
Remembering Craig Arnold
Christian Wiman discusses the work of the poet whose recent disappearance shocked the poetry world.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l9FFoqiTBb8:V1XcwLXxUwQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l9FFoqiTBb8:V1XcwLXxUwQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l9FFoqiTBb8:V1XcwLXxUwQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=l9FFoqiTBb8:V1XcwLXxUwQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/l9FFoqiTBb8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 31, 2009
“Cover the Lettuce”
A <em>very</em> close reading of one sexy CD Wright poem.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=D6T0asKGNKQ:v_Z6kSlQK7M:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=D6T0asKGNKQ:v_Z6kSlQK7M:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=D6T0asKGNKQ:v_Z6kSlQK7M:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=D6T0asKGNKQ:v_Z6kSlQK7M:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/D6T0asKGNKQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 09, 2009
The Power of Barbie
How David Trinidad's collection of vintage dolls plays into his poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uiXzoezaF3A:8Bkhf4M2OVQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uiXzoezaF3A:8Bkhf4M2OVQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=uiXzoezaF3A:8Bkhf4M2OVQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=uiXzoezaF3A:8Bkhf4M2OVQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/uiXzoezaF3A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2009
Honor Thy Father's Day
Robert Hayden and Terrance Hayes take the Hallmark out of the holiday.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bQSYCuxNNSM:rqygjnUCv54:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bQSYCuxNNSM:rqygjnUCv54:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bQSYCuxNNSM:rqygjnUCv54:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=bQSYCuxNNSM:rqygjnUCv54:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/bQSYCuxNNSM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 17, 2009
Out of the Poetic Bubble
How Mark Nowak's documentary poetics re-humanizes the Sago Mine Disaster.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PPFUjoekpwg:D4MPhZoi8fQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PPFUjoekpwg:D4MPhZoi8fQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=PPFUjoekpwg:D4MPhZoi8fQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=PPFUjoekpwg:D4MPhZoi8fQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/PPFUjoekpwg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 11, 2009
Everything Plus the Kitchen Sink
Robert Polito on Kenneth Fearing's media-saturated poetry as vernacular collage.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yXDBVlF3NqA:G0d93dSxEpw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yXDBVlF3NqA:G0d93dSxEpw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yXDBVlF3NqA:G0d93dSxEpw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=yXDBVlF3NqA:G0d93dSxEpw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/yXDBVlF3NqA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 02, 2009
Light in the Service of Loneliness
Fanny Howe, winner of the 2009 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, reads from her work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e7l8utJWrz8:bPkR9u3Kxk0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e7l8utJWrz8:bPkR9u3Kxk0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=e7l8utJWrz8:bPkR9u3Kxk0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=e7l8utJWrz8:bPkR9u3Kxk0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/e7l8utJWrz8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 27, 2009
Bees and Monstrous Babies
Eleanor Wilner on species pity and political power run amok.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CH_I0m2esVo:gkWPkjgfqGk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CH_I0m2esVo:gkWPkjgfqGk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CH_I0m2esVo:gkWPkjgfqGk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CH_I0m2esVo:gkWPkjgfqGk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CH_I0m2esVo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 19, 2009
Stop Making Sense
Christian B&ouml;k performs the Dada sound-poetry behind the Talking Heads.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_dxZ1150BIE:pH1tq6R4VxE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_dxZ1150BIE:pH1tq6R4VxE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_dxZ1150BIE:pH1tq6R4VxE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=_dxZ1150BIE:pH1tq6R4VxE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/_dxZ1150BIE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 04, 2009
An Essential American Poet
Fanny Howe talks to us about the range of Jean Valentine&rsquo;s poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BaRjqgcyrwE:cio2V8XJpbU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BaRjqgcyrwE:cio2V8XJpbU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BaRjqgcyrwE:cio2V8XJpbU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BaRjqgcyrwE:cio2V8XJpbU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BaRjqgcyrwE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 27, 2009
What If It Doesn't Make Sense?
Matthew Zapruder parses a John Ashbery poem.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eOwvVyAR0ck:iHgGSaSP2gA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eOwvVyAR0ck:iHgGSaSP2gA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eOwvVyAR0ck:iHgGSaSP2gA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=eOwvVyAR0ck:iHgGSaSP2gA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/eOwvVyAR0ck" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 15, 2009
Telephony Is So Retro It's Cool
Al Filreis brings Dial-a-Poem back to life at Kelly Writers House in Philadelphia.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f6G2v5oLaGM:vCsruZHL7HI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f6G2v5oLaGM:vCsruZHL7HI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f6G2v5oLaGM:vCsruZHL7HI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=f6G2v5oLaGM:vCsruZHL7HI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/f6G2v5oLaGM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 03, 2009
Hatless in Heavy Economic Weather
John Surowiecki talks about why his 2004 poem "The Hat City After Men Stopped Wearing Hats" sounds like it was written yesterday.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Bh2XfUKrkbw:3g1q0R1Pi9Y:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Bh2XfUKrkbw:3g1q0R1Pi9Y:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Bh2XfUKrkbw:3g1q0R1Pi9Y:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Bh2XfUKrkbw:3g1q0R1Pi9Y:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Bh2XfUKrkbw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 16, 2009
The Hebrew Bible Has No Soul
Robert Alter on his radical reworking of the book of Psalms<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UoDy5osVaVU:x7s6KcLHYdY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UoDy5osVaVU:x7s6KcLHYdY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UoDy5osVaVU:x7s6KcLHYdY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UoDy5osVaVU:x7s6KcLHYdY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UoDy5osVaVU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 10, 2009
Manifesto You
Mary Anne Caws talks the whys and wherefores of manifestos by Charles Bernstein, A.E. Stallings, and Thomas Sayers Ellis that first appeared in <em>Poetry</em> magazine.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w9Y9pPQQrig:6am3TT5_brk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w9Y9pPQQrig:6am3TT5_brk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=w9Y9pPQQrig:6am3TT5_brk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=w9Y9pPQQrig:6am3TT5_brk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/w9Y9pPQQrig" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 03, 2009
More Than Meets the I
Rae Armantrout gets personal without the pronoun.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hhTvo6B-gew:VLMrDncGcDE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hhTvo6B-gew:VLMrDncGcDE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hhTvo6B-gew:VLMrDncGcDE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=hhTvo6B-gew:VLMrDncGcDE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/hhTvo6B-gew" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 19, 2009
When the Weary Blues Met Jazz
Langston Hughes's collaboration with Charles Mingus and Leonard Feather.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MQOjxcqs1zY:V1_eLywBXgs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MQOjxcqs1zY:V1_eLywBXgs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MQOjxcqs1zY:V1_eLywBXgs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=MQOjxcqs1zY:V1_eLywBXgs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/MQOjxcqs1zY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 11, 2009
The Poet and the Saint
The untold story of Czeslaw Milosz's rancor toward a Holocaust hero.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l54vtwE5fE4:p3dH5j4a3Rc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l54vtwE5fE4:p3dH5j4a3Rc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=l54vtwE5fE4:p3dH5j4a3Rc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=l54vtwE5fE4:p3dH5j4a3Rc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/l54vtwE5fE4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 29, 2009
People Don't Read This Way Anymore
Ernest Hilbert and Curtis Fox discuss the late, great W.D. Snodgrass's formalism, dark humor, and passionate reading style.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IXFqmVHrt6w:nWYc0tdZc5M:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IXFqmVHrt6w:nWYc0tdZc5M:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=IXFqmVHrt6w:nWYc0tdZc5M:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=IXFqmVHrt6w:nWYc0tdZc5M:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/IXFqmVHrt6w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 19, 2009
Remembering Denmark's Greatest Poet
On the occasion of Inger Christensen's death, <a href="http://www.najamarieaidt.com/" target="_blank">Naja Marie Aidt</a> and Pejk Malinovski read and discuss her work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dIBJsDqjowA:BZBI92DhqCQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dIBJsDqjowA:BZBI92DhqCQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=dIBJsDqjowA:BZBI92DhqCQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=dIBJsDqjowA:BZBI92DhqCQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/dIBJsDqjowA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 12, 2009
Inaugural Poetics
Hear who Elizabeth Alexander would have picked and her thoughts on Frost and other past inaugural poets.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wU6A0ewmsIQ:6DtXo8KL_fc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wU6A0ewmsIQ:6DtXo8KL_fc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wU6A0ewmsIQ:6DtXo8KL_fc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=wU6A0ewmsIQ:6DtXo8KL_fc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/wU6A0ewmsIQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 19, 2008
Obamapoetics
Elizabeth Alexander on how the Derek Walcott-toting, June Jordan-quoting president will affect poets and poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z5e6HC-MFbA:ETrNh2yJ3N8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z5e6HC-MFbA:ETrNh2yJ3N8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Z5e6HC-MFbA:ETrNh2yJ3N8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Z5e6HC-MFbA:ETrNh2yJ3N8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Z5e6HC-MFbA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 18, 2008
Poetry Books for the Holidays
The editors of <i>Poetry</i> magazine recommend their favorite books from this year.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AETYEaz_qGM:gh8BD3vsaLo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AETYEaz_qGM:gh8BD3vsaLo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AETYEaz_qGM:gh8BD3vsaLo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AETYEaz_qGM:gh8BD3vsaLo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AETYEaz_qGM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 04, 2008
DIY Poetry Movements
How Zukofsky and the language poets got started, and the rules for starting a movement of your own.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XFFiVxJWZps:oBp_7ydYk8k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XFFiVxJWZps:oBp_7ydYk8k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=XFFiVxJWZps:oBp_7ydYk8k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=XFFiVxJWZps:oBp_7ydYk8k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/XFFiVxJWZps" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 19, 2008
Poems for President Obama
Charles Bernstein, Patricia Smith and Forrest Gander offer presidential advice.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W4NcvJvZqzc:Jt-cEaY5xvE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W4NcvJvZqzc:Jt-cEaY5xvE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=W4NcvJvZqzc:Jt-cEaY5xvE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=W4NcvJvZqzc:Jt-cEaY5xvE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/W4NcvJvZqzc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 06, 2008
What's So Funny About Sex and Death?
Albert Goldbarth shows why he won the Mark Twain Award for Humor in Poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pupw-drfdAg:092QM-Um5DE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pupw-drfdAg:092QM-Um5DE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pupw-drfdAg:092QM-Um5DE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Pupw-drfdAg:092QM-Um5DE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Pupw-drfdAg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 28, 2008
The Child is Mother to the Poet
Hear Children's Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman on her trade secret: total recall of childhood.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qm3IwEO3LQ0:LvBSVpzvOdA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qm3IwEO3LQ0:LvBSVpzvOdA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qm3IwEO3LQ0:LvBSVpzvOdA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qm3IwEO3LQ0:LvBSVpzvOdA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qm3IwEO3LQ0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 08, 2008
The Mama and the Papa
Hear Gwendolyn Brooks read "the mother" and Theodore Roethke read "My Papa's Waltz," with insights by ex-US Poet Laureate Donald Hall.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-R0pDcrSZbY:BTEF68VMPtk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-R0pDcrSZbY:BTEF68VMPtk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-R0pDcrSZbY:BTEF68VMPtk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-R0pDcrSZbY:BTEF68VMPtk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-R0pDcrSZbY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 16, 2008
Poem Before the Event
A pair of poems about September 11th, written before the planes were even in the air.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoTKDIQACa4:o5SfdZHw5mg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoTKDIQACa4:o5SfdZHw5mg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BoTKDIQACa4:o5SfdZHw5mg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BoTKDIQACa4:o5SfdZHw5mg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BoTKDIQACa4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 11, 2008
Battle of the Bards
Hear Denise Levertov's scathing Vietnam poem "Life at War," and find out why it made her friend Robert Duncan declare war on her.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RFpkQ4Cyluo:VJN8bZZKneM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RFpkQ4Cyluo:VJN8bZZKneM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RFpkQ4Cyluo:VJN8bZZKneM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=RFpkQ4Cyluo:VJN8bZZKneM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/RFpkQ4Cyluo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 02, 2008
Bloody Sunday & the Fisherman's Ghost
How Seamus Heaney defines Ireland's 1972 troubles with a portrait of a drunken seaman blown up in a pub.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8gjWYUMvtBY:tDDUWnF4CtM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8gjWYUMvtBY:tDDUWnF4CtM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=8gjWYUMvtBY:tDDUWnF4CtM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=8gjWYUMvtBY:tDDUWnF4CtM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/8gjWYUMvtBY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 18, 2008
Mao the Magnificent?
Was he really the best Chinese poet of his time?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NCf2H_3q5D8:Nb0UL6hvyfI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NCf2H_3q5D8:Nb0UL6hvyfI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NCf2H_3q5D8:Nb0UL6hvyfI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NCf2H_3q5D8:Nb0UL6hvyfI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NCf2H_3q5D8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 08, 2008
Seven Essential Dreams Revisited
Steve Almond recalls his beret-wearing days as a poet, and why it's a good thing he turned to prose.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HqC7QRZbUGs:nzKXzygq-vQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HqC7QRZbUGs:nzKXzygq-vQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HqC7QRZbUGs:nzKXzygq-vQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HqC7QRZbUGs:nzKXzygq-vQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HqC7QRZbUGs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 21, 2008
Was Whitman Really Gay?
A bar fight in the East Village settles it.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=acgT0d2-rIo:QlZqQlh55SM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=acgT0d2-rIo:QlZqQlh55SM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=acgT0d2-rIo:QlZqQlh55SM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=acgT0d2-rIo:QlZqQlh55SM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/acgT0d2-rIo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 11, 2008
Just a Bunch of Consciousnesses, and a Bunch of Stuff
The late A.R. Ammons and the immutable laws of nature, featuring a recording from the <a href="http://www.92y.org/" target="_blank">92nd St. Y</a>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Tn7OwgAoB0Q:R2RnFY3Oqfg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Tn7OwgAoB0Q:R2RnFY3Oqfg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Tn7OwgAoB0Q:R2RnFY3Oqfg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Tn7OwgAoB0Q:R2RnFY3Oqfg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Tn7OwgAoB0Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 01, 2008
Poetry Is Too Literary
Listening to Grace Paley read her poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lFD_scu2tsI:phP3xlzyDe4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lFD_scu2tsI:phP3xlzyDe4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lFD_scu2tsI:phP3xlzyDe4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=lFD_scu2tsI:phP3xlzyDe4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/lFD_scu2tsI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 19, 2008
Laugh In
Linh Dinh catalogues the myriad grades of Vietnamese chuckles.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xzPg0jCCsyI:bf3rR7KPv30:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xzPg0jCCsyI:bf3rR7KPv30:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xzPg0jCCsyI:bf3rR7KPv30:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xzPg0jCCsyI:bf3rR7KPv30:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xzPg0jCCsyI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 12, 2008
After Nature
Lilly Prize winner Gary Snyder reads; Christian Wiman and Eavan Boland rave.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L0Mafd6MyCw:8s3mzNhzrcs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L0Mafd6MyCw:8s3mzNhzrcs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L0Mafd6MyCw:8s3mzNhzrcs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=L0Mafd6MyCw:8s3mzNhzrcs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/L0Mafd6MyCw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 03, 2008
The Thought of No One Listening Anymore
Talking to Philip Schultz, the <i>other</i> Pulitzer winner.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RqCsoQdX5WQ:12JtSxgImCk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RqCsoQdX5WQ:12JtSxgImCk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=RqCsoQdX5WQ:12JtSxgImCk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=RqCsoQdX5WQ:12JtSxgImCk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/RqCsoQdX5WQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 19, 2008
Who's Gonna Read This Stuff?
Chase Twichell on why poetry has to evolve.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jz7tHeUbiK4:ZIaEDjJZkoU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jz7tHeUbiK4:ZIaEDjJZkoU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jz7tHeUbiK4:ZIaEDjJZkoU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=jz7tHeUbiK4:ZIaEDjJZkoU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/jz7tHeUbiK4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 12, 2008
Abusing Animals in the Name of Poetry
Kay Ryan asks, "Who would be a turtle?"<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oHgNIhHlktc:9vwPQW89vvw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oHgNIhHlktc:9vwPQW89vvw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=oHgNIhHlktc:9vwPQW89vvw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=oHgNIhHlktc:9vwPQW89vvw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/oHgNIhHlktc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 01, 2008
Is That a Chicken in the Background?
From the Fishouse captures poets in their natural environments.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FvvrHD3tel8:AplVebN2jrc:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FvvrHD3tel8:AplVebN2jrc:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FvvrHD3tel8:AplVebN2jrc:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FvvrHD3tel8:AplVebN2jrc:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FvvrHD3tel8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 25, 2008
What's a Man Doing in a Feminist Poem?
Listening to the work of Alicia Ostriker.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=r2OOBAHXE3s:4OcVjcs1_ho:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=r2OOBAHXE3s:4OcVjcs1_ho:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=r2OOBAHXE3s:4OcVjcs1_ho:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=r2OOBAHXE3s:4OcVjcs1_ho:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/r2OOBAHXE3s" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2008
Concrete Poetry
Hear Yusef Komunyakaa read and reflect on the history of war, from the Roman era to Vietnam.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rysWl8Hu64o:q_jBd2FMk5k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rysWl8Hu64o:q_jBd2FMk5k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rysWl8Hu64o:q_jBd2FMk5k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rysWl8Hu64o:q_jBd2FMk5k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rysWl8Hu64o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 10, 2008
Philip Whalen, Totally
Listening to the Zen poetry of an American master.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BPggAdKgVwc:JCm0gLJEvCw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BPggAdKgVwc:JCm0gLJEvCw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BPggAdKgVwc:JCm0gLJEvCw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BPggAdKgVwc:JCm0gLJEvCw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BPggAdKgVwc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 01, 2008
This Cold Day
Listen to Mary Jo Bang read from and discuss her award-winning <i>Elegy</i>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ahvLrO2h4tE:a_jVE78NM68:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ahvLrO2h4tE:a_jVE78NM68:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ahvLrO2h4tE:a_jVE78NM68:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ahvLrO2h4tE:a_jVE78NM68:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ahvLrO2h4tE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 24, 2008
Activist Poetry That Won't Make You Run the Other Way
Rigoberto González on Juan Felipe Herrera.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3HOVqDLhOlo:atl3JcL_cj4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3HOVqDLhOlo:atl3JcL_cj4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3HOVqDLhOlo:atl3JcL_cj4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3HOVqDLhOlo:atl3JcL_cj4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3HOVqDLhOlo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 10, 2008
From Charles Reznikoff to Chuck D
What is documentary poetry?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qBe4o58hPlg:JvC-ByTkKGo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qBe4o58hPlg:JvC-ByTkKGo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=qBe4o58hPlg:JvC-ByTkKGo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=qBe4o58hPlg:JvC-ByTkKGo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/qBe4o58hPlg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 25, 2008
Valentine's with a Straight Face
Li-Young Lee on the difficulties of love and childhood: "This whole poem makes me nervous!"<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ty9SKleI37Q:3mprEFZyCM8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ty9SKleI37Q:3mprEFZyCM8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ty9SKleI37Q:3mprEFZyCM8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ty9SKleI37Q:3mprEFZyCM8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ty9SKleI37Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 13, 2008
Follow the Drinking Gourd
Quraysh Ali Lansana channels the voice of Harriet Tubman.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EL-ZkhX8_RI:vJ1GTZDSHGM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EL-ZkhX8_RI:vJ1GTZDSHGM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=EL-ZkhX8_RI:vJ1GTZDSHGM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=EL-ZkhX8_RI:vJ1GTZDSHGM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/EL-ZkhX8_RI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 06, 2008
Gimme Fever
Burning at a hundred and three with Sylvia Plath.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_qwxF0VDGoU:wxvVXQW9Kas:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_qwxF0VDGoU:wxvVXQW9Kas:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=_qwxF0VDGoU:wxvVXQW9Kas:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=_qwxF0VDGoU:wxvVXQW9Kas:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/_qwxF0VDGoU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 11, 2008
History vs. the Past
Eavan Boland on Poetry Day.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BvOMEYS-6SY:9YIjtHRgA7E:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BvOMEYS-6SY:9YIjtHRgA7E:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=BvOMEYS-6SY:9YIjtHRgA7E:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=BvOMEYS-6SY:9YIjtHRgA7E:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/BvOMEYS-6SY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 13, 2007
Dance, Dance Revolution
Cathy Park Hong samples from her new book.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fUQ5SPvH7tw:-WhjSY8GgOA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fUQ5SPvH7tw:-WhjSY8GgOA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=fUQ5SPvH7tw:-WhjSY8GgOA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=fUQ5SPvH7tw:-WhjSY8GgOA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/fUQ5SPvH7tw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 06, 2007
Robert Hass
The 2007 National Book Award winner reads three poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6bzjOERXAcc:T8D3Dg1MQns:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6bzjOERXAcc:T8D3Dg1MQns:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=6bzjOERXAcc:T8D3Dg1MQns:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=6bzjOERXAcc:T8D3Dg1MQns:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/6bzjOERXAcc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 15, 2007
Love in the Age of Global Warming
Two poems by D.A. Powell.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UXB3UexU6MY:ncBx1HglsNs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UXB3UexU6MY:ncBx1HglsNs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UXB3UexU6MY:ncBx1HglsNs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UXB3UexU6MY:ncBx1HglsNs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UXB3UexU6MY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 24, 2007
“To Wear Words in the Plainest Light”
Anne Stevenson on Welsh prosody, Elizabeth Bishop, and winning the Neglected Masters Award.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f0mDcXP-qoQ:qnn4VagLyt4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f0mDcXP-qoQ:qnn4VagLyt4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=f0mDcXP-qoQ:qnn4VagLyt4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=f0mDcXP-qoQ:qnn4VagLyt4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/f0mDcXP-qoQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 11, 2007
A Straight Man's Epiphany in a Gay Bar
Terrance Hayes explores relationships between men.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bn5md2iafoo:bjvPScOXT4Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bn5md2iafoo:bjvPScOXT4Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=bn5md2iafoo:bjvPScOXT4Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=bn5md2iafoo:bjvPScOXT4Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/bn5md2iafoo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 04, 2007
He Wasn't Always Such a Confessional Guy
Troy Jollimore talks about Robert Lowell's "Skunk Hour."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfoF-u7LCKs:B2x_TOLqYqM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfoF-u7LCKs:B2x_TOLqYqM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=CfoF-u7LCKs:B2x_TOLqYqM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=CfoF-u7LCKs:B2x_TOLqYqM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/CfoF-u7LCKs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 26, 2007
Kay Ryan on Robert Frost
Our greatest American poet collected the wisdom of chicken farmers.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L1KrOHGGtXE:x_UQPhf64do:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L1KrOHGGtXE:x_UQPhf64do:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=L1KrOHGGtXE:x_UQPhf64do:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=L1KrOHGGtXE:x_UQPhf64do:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/L1KrOHGGtXE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 19, 2007
The Poetry Assassination of Kenneth Koch
Ron Padgett and Andrei Codrescu recount a faked assassination attempt on Kenneth Koch at St. Mark's Church.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hkkW7ndzTe4:ks5__bFY2K4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hkkW7ndzTe4:ks5__bFY2K4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hkkW7ndzTe4:ks5__bFY2K4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=hkkW7ndzTe4:ks5__bFY2K4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/hkkW7ndzTe4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 12, 2007
Tough Poem? Call the Poet
<p>Dean Young talks about writing toward the invisible reader.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sLT5samLg2k:YpPzrFOGj5o:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sLT5samLg2k:YpPzrFOGj5o:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=sLT5samLg2k:YpPzrFOGj5o:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=sLT5samLg2k:YpPzrFOGj5o:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/sLT5samLg2k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 06, 2007
A Partial History of Our Stupidity
Two poems (and some commentary) by Edward Hirsch.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v4PJU_47dQI:3nHDG9bor8k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v4PJU_47dQI:3nHDG9bor8k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=v4PJU_47dQI:3nHDG9bor8k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=v4PJU_47dQI:3nHDG9bor8k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/v4PJU_47dQI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 24, 2007
Breaking Down the Fourth Wall
Nick Flynn gets confrontational.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0q6uzABlIdI:UiIH5E_ehJk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0q6uzABlIdI:UiIH5E_ehJk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0q6uzABlIdI:UiIH5E_ehJk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=0q6uzABlIdI:UiIH5E_ehJk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/0q6uzABlIdI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 17, 2007
Charles Simic
Talking with the new poet laureate.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g1RbfiMzmkw:PK1tNzjFOn8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g1RbfiMzmkw:PK1tNzjFOn8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g1RbfiMzmkw:PK1tNzjFOn8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=g1RbfiMzmkw:PK1tNzjFOn8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/g1RbfiMzmkw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 10, 2007
Just Beyond the Fare Boxes
What New Yorkers really think about poems on the subway.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFmiAoM6qLI:jDDYd9_RiEY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFmiAoM6qLI:jDDYd9_RiEY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rFmiAoM6qLI:jDDYd9_RiEY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rFmiAoM6qLI:jDDYd9_RiEY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rFmiAoM6qLI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2007
Enough with the Poetry Already!
A reading by Naeem Murr from his essay "My Poet." From the July / August issue of <i>Poetry</i>.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ry-Gg2kIN1E:KXZkrYlz3Mo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ry-Gg2kIN1E:KXZkrYlz3Mo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ry-Gg2kIN1E:KXZkrYlz3Mo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ry-Gg2kIN1E:KXZkrYlz3Mo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ry-Gg2kIN1E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2007
The New Latino Poetry
A conversation with Francisco Aragón, editor of the anthology <i>The Wind Shifts</i>. <a href="http://voices.e-poets.net/index.shtml" target="_blank">Audio for this podcast courtesy of e-poets.</a><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cDEUCRE4K9c:arTBj_yErkQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cDEUCRE4K9c:arTBj_yErkQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cDEUCRE4K9c:arTBj_yErkQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cDEUCRE4K9c:arTBj_yErkQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cDEUCRE4K9c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 18, 2007
Alexander Pope as Home Boy
Stephen Burt on the qualities shared by hip-hop and 18th century verse.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0mUxj4nGjpg:j4VbISCqOyk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0mUxj4nGjpg:j4VbISCqOyk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0mUxj4nGjpg:j4VbISCqOyk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=0mUxj4nGjpg:j4VbISCqOyk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/0mUxj4nGjpg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 12, 2007
Poems from Guantanamo
Secret terrorist communications or just plain poetry?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cOBHvex99Bw:oNvzul8VJtI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cOBHvex99Bw:oNvzul8VJtI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cOBHvex99Bw:oNvzul8VJtI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cOBHvex99Bw:oNvzul8VJtI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cOBHvex99Bw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 03, 2007
10,000 Brutal Years
Two satirical poems by Thomas Lux.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Qa2FUbGKAn4:uTg0_JruwGA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Qa2FUbGKAn4:uTg0_JruwGA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Qa2FUbGKAn4:uTg0_JruwGA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Qa2FUbGKAn4:uTg0_JruwGA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Qa2FUbGKAn4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 25, 2007
Read These on Your Death Bed
Helen Vendler on last poems by Stevens and Merrill.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OvkS7QxDre8:RE7jklPYcXY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OvkS7QxDre8:RE7jklPYcXY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OvkS7QxDre8:RE7jklPYcXY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=OvkS7QxDre8:RE7jklPYcXY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/OvkS7QxDre8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 14, 2007
When the Heckling and Finger-Snapping Stop
Jeremy Richards samples slam poets whose poems work in silence or aloud.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HyYkPTXfpJs:QtbE4I1Q7-Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HyYkPTXfpJs:QtbE4I1Q7-Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HyYkPTXfpJs:QtbE4I1Q7-Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HyYkPTXfpJs:QtbE4I1Q7-Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HyYkPTXfpJs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 08, 2007
Hello Darkness, My Old Friend
Author David Browne looks at "poetic" popular music from the '70s to the present.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i-saiyAUF9A:g5uHjY8mQrg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i-saiyAUF9A:g5uHjY8mQrg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=i-saiyAUF9A:g5uHjY8mQrg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=i-saiyAUF9A:g5uHjY8mQrg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/i-saiyAUF9A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 25, 2007
Build Your Poetry Career Online!
A conversation with blogger and poet Shanna Compton.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kDM9AJ7mlCM:JNw-jAu8taw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kDM9AJ7mlCM:JNw-jAu8taw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=kDM9AJ7mlCM:JNw-jAu8taw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=kDM9AJ7mlCM:JNw-jAu8taw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/kDM9AJ7mlCM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 17, 2007
God Is Annoyed
Charles Simic reads and discusses Polish poet <a href="http://www.nybooks.com/articles/20132" target="_blank">Zbigniew Herbert.</a><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y4hWZCF8E-U:YnqK45YuSRA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y4hWZCF8E-U:YnqK45YuSRA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=y4hWZCF8E-U:YnqK45YuSRA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=y4hWZCF8E-U:YnqK45YuSRA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/y4hWZCF8E-U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 02, 2007
History's Lost and Found
Pulitzer Prize winner Natasha Trethewey reads from and discusses her work.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FN9-TnOt960:DYUABAM3PN0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FN9-TnOt960:DYUABAM3PN0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FN9-TnOt960:DYUABAM3PN0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FN9-TnOt960:DYUABAM3PN0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FN9-TnOt960" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 25, 2007
She's Awake!?!
Poems about parenthood and sleep deprivation.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pIdMiveFLaw:O0e9YD5ZO8k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pIdMiveFLaw:O0e9YD5ZO8k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=pIdMiveFLaw:O0e9YD5ZO8k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=pIdMiveFLaw:O0e9YD5ZO8k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/pIdMiveFLaw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2007
The Joy of Sax
Jazzing up Billy Collins.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=29u3IUmQZ3A:1rcPOr0Hc8k:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=29u3IUmQZ3A:1rcPOr0Hc8k:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=29u3IUmQZ3A:1rcPOr0Hc8k:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=29u3IUmQZ3A:1rcPOr0Hc8k:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/29u3IUmQZ3A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 05, 2007
Clint Eastwood's Women, the Poetry Glut, and Other Fun Topics
Listening in to a phone call between poets Tony Hoagland and Dean Young.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=X3MCmYc_9wM:MG_k1xAgRO0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=X3MCmYc_9wM:MG_k1xAgRO0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=X3MCmYc_9wM:MG_k1xAgRO0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=X3MCmYc_9wM:MG_k1xAgRO0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/X3MCmYc_9wM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 30, 2007
Don't Let It Snow
Hear poems by Marie Ponsot and Hayden Carruth about the dark side of the white stuff.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Mg6wAogjJc:uxOW96XGsRw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Mg6wAogjJc:uxOW96XGsRw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Mg6wAogjJc:uxOW96XGsRw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=7Mg6wAogjJc:uxOW96XGsRw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/7Mg6wAogjJc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 22, 2007
Everything's an Elegy
Poetry about getting sick, getting better, or not getting better at all.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B3XTrMmnjG8:tjKKUg0YcVQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B3XTrMmnjG8:tjKKUg0YcVQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=B3XTrMmnjG8:tjKKUg0YcVQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=B3XTrMmnjG8:tjKKUg0YcVQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/B3XTrMmnjG8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 15, 2007
Get Me Out of Here
Readings from poets who are tired of the city.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FmyRQiMgMRI:JBq3CKESkU8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FmyRQiMgMRI:JBq3CKESkU8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FmyRQiMgMRI:JBq3CKESkU8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FmyRQiMgMRI:JBq3CKESkU8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FmyRQiMgMRI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 08, 2007
Make a Shield for My Son
J.D. McClatchy on Auden during wartime, and a reading by Auden of "The Shield of Achilles."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yjVGT3moscc:Uw5XBcuB0tg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yjVGT3moscc:Uw5XBcuB0tg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=yjVGT3moscc:Uw5XBcuB0tg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=yjVGT3moscc:Uw5XBcuB0tg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/yjVGT3moscc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 27, 2007
I've Known Rivers
The poetry of Langston Hughes.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K_JgA7R6EmY:V5jKn9kLyx8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K_JgA7R6EmY:V5jKn9kLyx8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K_JgA7R6EmY:V5jKn9kLyx8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=K_JgA7R6EmY:V5jKn9kLyx8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/K_JgA7R6EmY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 15, 2007
What Valentine's Day Means to Me
Joel Brouwer picks poems to woo your sweetie—including Tony Hoagland's "Windchime."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZBPmeKnIrO8:WAYHYqj94Hg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZBPmeKnIrO8:WAYHYqj94Hg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ZBPmeKnIrO8:WAYHYqj94Hg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ZBPmeKnIrO8:WAYHYqj94Hg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ZBPmeKnIrO8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 08, 2007
Romantic or Plain Erotic
Talking Valentine's Day poems with Ange Mlinko.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cU8tA43N7Hg:1YgAAP2CYwg:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cU8tA43N7Hg:1YgAAP2CYwg:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=cU8tA43N7Hg:1YgAAP2CYwg:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=cU8tA43N7Hg:1YgAAP2CYwg:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/cU8tA43N7Hg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 02, 2007
So Much Depends On
Richard Swigg samples from the recordings of Williams, recently added to PennSound’s audio library.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pya_pXsXPRs:owqr-W9IbC4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pya_pXsXPRs:owqr-W9IbC4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Pya_pXsXPRs:owqr-W9IbC4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Pya_pXsXPRs:owqr-W9IbC4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Pya_pXsXPRs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 25, 2007
When You Are Old and Gray
Poet laureate Donald Hall reflects on the discontents of old age.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AsVLcNFyouM:9xTG_Rko_uw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AsVLcNFyouM:9xTG_Rko_uw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AsVLcNFyouM:9xTG_Rko_uw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AsVLcNFyouM:9xTG_Rko_uw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AsVLcNFyouM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 17, 2007
Gods and Monsters
Jazz singer and composer Patricia Barber writes lyrics on Morpheus, Narcissus, and the rest of Ovid's crew.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ku9BuHThyPg:6G5HP_1Kk7Q:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ku9BuHThyPg:6G5HP_1Kk7Q:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ku9BuHThyPg:6G5HP_1Kk7Q:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ku9BuHThyPg:6G5HP_1Kk7Q:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ku9BuHThyPg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 11, 2007
Avant-Garde All the Time
UbuWeb editor Kenneth Goldsmith takes us on a tour.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=gRgGMXwosFQ:tQkXwJdTwLk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=gRgGMXwosFQ:tQkXwJdTwLk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=gRgGMXwosFQ:tQkXwJdTwLk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=gRgGMXwosFQ:tQkXwJdTwLk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/gRgGMXwosFQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 29, 2006
The Issue at Hand
Talking with Christian Wiman, editor of <i>Poetry</i> magazine.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NLEydrRYm2c:DkhuKV6U8yQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NLEydrRYm2c:DkhuKV6U8yQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NLEydrRYm2c:DkhuKV6U8yQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NLEydrRYm2c:DkhuKV6U8yQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NLEydrRYm2c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 20, 2006
Inside the Box
Listening to Poets on Record.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1avS6VtBFuc:Z2rY9ZnOiL8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1avS6VtBFuc:Z2rY9ZnOiL8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1avS6VtBFuc:Z2rY9ZnOiL8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=1avS6VtBFuc:Z2rY9ZnOiL8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/1avS6VtBFuc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 05, 2006
Call the Poet
Charlie Smith helps us understand a poem he wrote.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3Q7J46wgDx8:Af-EhgVRVP0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3Q7J46wgDx8:Af-EhgVRVP0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3Q7J46wgDx8:Af-EhgVRVP0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3Q7J46wgDx8:Af-EhgVRVP0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3Q7J46wgDx8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 28, 2006
Surf and Turf Special
Poems by Mark Doty and Richard Hugo, both about fish.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Pg3fYW5uqc:mLzjlu51d40:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Pg3fYW5uqc:mLzjlu51d40:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=7Pg3fYW5uqc:mLzjlu51d40:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=7Pg3fYW5uqc:mLzjlu51d40:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/7Pg3fYW5uqc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 09, 2006
Two 9/11 Poems
Something terrible happens, and people want a poem to speak to them about it.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FV5VxgTUDb4:m2PBDqliO8o:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FV5VxgTUDb4:m2PBDqliO8o:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=FV5VxgTUDb4:m2PBDqliO8o:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=FV5VxgTUDb4:m2PBDqliO8o:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/FV5VxgTUDb4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 07, 2006
Democracy in America
Walt Whitman and the politics of the Civil War.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9I_KrZj3ZB0:v72gN3USEjA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9I_KrZj3ZB0:v72gN3USEjA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=9I_KrZj3ZB0:v72gN3USEjA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=9I_KrZj3ZB0:v72gN3USEjA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/9I_KrZj3ZB0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 02, 2006
Robert Browning
W.S. Di Piero discusses Browning's "Fra Lippo Lippi," with a reading of the poem by Paul Giamatti.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DUnNl51XHQs:n5ZrCvoylis:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DUnNl51XHQs:n5ZrCvoylis:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DUnNl51XHQs:n5ZrCvoylis:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=DUnNl51XHQs:n5ZrCvoylis:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/DUnNl51XHQs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 25, 2006
Recasting Gwendolyn
Poetry magazine's Danielle Chapman wants Gwendolyn Brooks to get her due.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1CX_aR2sQ0I:tonOEZSOSis:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1CX_aR2sQ0I:tonOEZSOSis:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1CX_aR2sQ0I:tonOEZSOSis:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=1CX_aR2sQ0I:tonOEZSOSis:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/1CX_aR2sQ0I" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 19, 2006
Garrison Keillor, Billy Collins, and Kay Ryan
Excerpts from an evening of conversation and poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-hkvlnTgOqo:xgmz7j9G7ZM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-hkvlnTgOqo:xgmz7j9G7ZM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=-hkvlnTgOqo:xgmz7j9G7ZM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=-hkvlnTgOqo:xgmz7j9G7ZM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/-hkvlnTgOqo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 12, 2006
Unforgettable Sex
Kim Addonizio on desire, music, and that one time in the kitchen.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ybCEX0D09PY:xgRifRS_838:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ybCEX0D09PY:xgRifRS_838:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=ybCEX0D09PY:xgRifRS_838:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=ybCEX0D09PY:xgRifRS_838:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/ybCEX0D09PY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 06, 2006
Kids Eat It Up
Reading Jack Prelutsky.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_PjUl6Assw:XhV8UUuO-Pw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_PjUl6Assw:XhV8UUuO-Pw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Q_PjUl6Assw:XhV8UUuO-Pw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Q_PjUl6Assw:XhV8UUuO-Pw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Q_PjUl6Assw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 27, 2006
Trouble Sleeping?
Three poems about the difficulties of sleep.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C2ZGUJzH_4k:9HHWo0NQCAk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C2ZGUJzH_4k:9HHWo0NQCAk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=C2ZGUJzH_4k:9HHWo0NQCAk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=C2ZGUJzH_4k:9HHWo0NQCAk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/C2ZGUJzH_4k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 20, 2006
Talking Out of School
Schooltime poems by Gerald Stern and Mary Karr.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eZQOfcdYJ-M:cYtgGe64KOo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eZQOfcdYJ-M:cYtgGe64KOo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=eZQOfcdYJ-M:cYtgGe64KOo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=eZQOfcdYJ-M:cYtgGe64KOo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/eZQOfcdYJ-M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 31, 2006
Poetry on the Couch
Taking Stevens and Pastan into therapy.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VSAUMuAzqdc:_CiOEn2yQk4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VSAUMuAzqdc:_CiOEn2yQk4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=VSAUMuAzqdc:_CiOEn2yQk4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=VSAUMuAzqdc:_CiOEn2yQk4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/VSAUMuAzqdc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 24, 2006
Strange Fruit
Poems about jazz by Yusef Komunyakaa and W.S. Di Piero from <i>Poetry</i> magazine.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=z8yf2i_xVsM:D9mC6QTYIPQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=z8yf2i_xVsM:D9mC6QTYIPQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=z8yf2i_xVsM:D9mC6QTYIPQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=z8yf2i_xVsM:D9mC6QTYIPQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/z8yf2i_xVsM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 17, 2006
Two Poems and Some Talking Heads
Chatting about Dada with Robert Polito.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vqp1GWOtCG0:odFs5b5us5g:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vqp1GWOtCG0:odFs5b5us5g:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Vqp1GWOtCG0:odFs5b5us5g:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Vqp1GWOtCG0:odFs5b5us5g:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Vqp1GWOtCG0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 09, 2006
Tough Poem? Call the Poet
Dean Young talks about writing toward the invisible reader.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Yp7pQJ5QjM4:wn2jTJvpCL0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Yp7pQJ5QjM4:wn2jTJvpCL0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Yp7pQJ5QjM4:wn2jTJvpCL0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Yp7pQJ5QjM4:wn2jTJvpCL0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Yp7pQJ5QjM4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 03, 2006
"What I Wanted Was Your Love, Not Pity"
A documentary on the life and work of June Jordan.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OF5FyzBRHes:ghm5LrRvong:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OF5FyzBRHes:ghm5LrRvong:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=OF5FyzBRHes:ghm5LrRvong:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=OF5FyzBRHes:ghm5LrRvong:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/OF5FyzBRHes" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2006
Linda Gregerson and C. Dale Young
If a poem is about something that never happened, does that mean it isn't true?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MtxpHkQp424:A2wajsFZPaw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MtxpHkQp424:A2wajsFZPaw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=MtxpHkQp424:A2wajsFZPaw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=MtxpHkQp424:A2wajsFZPaw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/MtxpHkQp424" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 19, 2006
A trip to the mall with Tony Hoagland
The American way of life makes for an unpromising ecosystem for the poet. Or does it?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JAP_-zjAV-k:4Yw0XR9ZpE0:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JAP_-zjAV-k:4Yw0XR9ZpE0:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=JAP_-zjAV-k:4Yw0XR9ZpE0:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=JAP_-zjAV-k:4Yw0XR9ZpE0:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/JAP_-zjAV-k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 12, 2006
All Too Human
Jane Hirshfield reads two short poems: "Of: An Assay" and "The Envoy."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=deln_eug9-8:tXmiIJZnsBk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=deln_eug9-8:tXmiIJZnsBk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=deln_eug9-8:tXmiIJZnsBk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=deln_eug9-8:tXmiIJZnsBk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/deln_eug9-8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 28, 2006
Looking for God with A.R. Ammons
Paul Giamatti reads "A Noiseless Patient Spider" by Walt Whitman and Charlotte Maier reads "Hymn" by A.R. Ammons.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rc5CuhcNntc:IOXgARs4XG4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rc5CuhcNntc:IOXgARs4XG4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=Rc5CuhcNntc:IOXgARs4XG4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=Rc5CuhcNntc:IOXgARs4XG4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/Rc5CuhcNntc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 22, 2006
Silent Fathers, Noisy Sons: Poems for Father's Day
Donald Hall reads his poem "Christmas Eve in Whitneyville," and Alfred Molina reads David Ignatow's "For My Daughter in Reply to a Question."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xIerWRJ6D5o:iqs0b_GZ9WU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xIerWRJ6D5o:iqs0b_GZ9WU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=xIerWRJ6D5o:iqs0b_GZ9WU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=xIerWRJ6D5o:iqs0b_GZ9WU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/xIerWRJ6D5o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 13, 2006
Lost but Unforgotten
Gerald Stern and Alice Friman Remember Old Loves.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4tt6y_aMilU:STQnVaKRA_I:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4tt6y_aMilU:STQnVaKRA_I:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=4tt6y_aMilU:STQnVaKRA_I:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=4tt6y_aMilU:STQnVaKRA_I:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/4tt6y_aMilU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 07, 2006
The Cold War to Global Warming
What Richard Wilbur saw when he saw it coming<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0Ht3jd0uAso:5tClwue_vAI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0Ht3jd0uAso:5tClwue_vAI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=0Ht3jd0uAso:5tClwue_vAI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=0Ht3jd0uAso:5tClwue_vAI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/0Ht3jd0uAso" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 01, 2006
Ronald Wallace and Dan Howell
What do sex, weddings, and professional wrestling have in common?<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6cuBQihKX8:FmtoZebFYrI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6cuBQihKX8:FmtoZebFYrI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=t6cuBQihKX8:FmtoZebFYrI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=t6cuBQihKX8:FmtoZebFYrI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/t6cuBQihKX8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 24, 2006
Remembering Stanley Kunitz
Readings of two poems in memory of Stanley Kunitz; one written by his friend Mark Doty, the other written by Kunitz himself.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=228_8kro-ng:g2otrL5onYk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=228_8kro-ng:g2otrL5onYk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=228_8kro-ng:g2otrL5onYk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=228_8kro-ng:g2otrL5onYk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/228_8kro-ng" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 16, 2006
The Problem with Mothers
<p>Poems about mothers by Sharon Olds and Cornelius Eady.</p><div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wwX9A7TazEE:2ZVMvQEtCGU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wwX9A7TazEE:2ZVMvQEtCGU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=wwX9A7TazEE:2ZVMvQEtCGU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=wwX9A7TazEE:2ZVMvQEtCGU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/wwX9A7TazEE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 09, 2006
A Tribute to Czelaw Milosz
Journalist Mark Danner and poet Jane Hirshfield talk about Nobel Prize winner Czelaw Milosz.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g5cs9pQwpoM:93hsTEpWcXw:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g5cs9pQwpoM:93hsTEpWcXw:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=g5cs9pQwpoM:93hsTEpWcXw:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=g5cs9pQwpoM:93hsTEpWcXw:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/g5cs9pQwpoM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 27, 2006
Gabriel Preil
A reading of "The Power of a Question," by Gabriel Preil, and an interview with the translator, Leon Wesieltier.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DPjxf1Xt10Q:x7_DHeI84EI:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DPjxf1Xt10Q:x7_DHeI84EI:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=DPjxf1Xt10Q:x7_DHeI84EI:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=DPjxf1Xt10Q:x7_DHeI84EI:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/DPjxf1Xt10Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 26, 2006
Tom Sleigh
Tom Sleigh reads his poems "Fable" and "Space Station."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HkmyqrpdQts:N4Go6ZxoPdE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HkmyqrpdQts:N4Go6ZxoPdE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=HkmyqrpdQts:N4Go6ZxoPdE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=HkmyqrpdQts:N4Go6ZxoPdE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/HkmyqrpdQts" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 25, 2006
C.K. Williams
A reading of C.K. Williams's poem "On the Metro."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zwgCA1mZDFQ:-UcHiidmVEA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zwgCA1mZDFQ:-UcHiidmVEA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zwgCA1mZDFQ:-UcHiidmVEA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zwgCA1mZDFQ:-UcHiidmVEA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zwgCA1mZDFQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 24, 2006
Robert Browning
W.S. Di Piero discusses Browning's "Fra Lippo Lippi," with a reading of the poem by Paul Giamatti.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lpwPtAOaj1c:2upXEaRFmqY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lpwPtAOaj1c:2upXEaRFmqY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=lpwPtAOaj1c:2upXEaRFmqY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=lpwPtAOaj1c:2upXEaRFmqY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/lpwPtAOaj1c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 21, 2006
Linda Bierds
Producer Marcie Sillman profiles poet Linda Bierds.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zJP_fgNLj2Y:KYDPZxTT7fs:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zJP_fgNLj2Y:KYDPZxTT7fs:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=zJP_fgNLj2Y:KYDPZxTT7fs:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=zJP_fgNLj2Y:KYDPZxTT7fs:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/zJP_fgNLj2Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 20, 2006
Richard Wilbur
Richard Wilbur talks about his translation of Mallarme's "The Tomb of Edgar Poe."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NuI9s1f_jnQ:X85WvWlBwxQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NuI9s1f_jnQ:X85WvWlBwxQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=NuI9s1f_jnQ:X85WvWlBwxQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=NuI9s1f_jnQ:X85WvWlBwxQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/NuI9s1f_jnQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 19, 2006
Marilyn Nelson
Marilyn Nelson reads two of her poems.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rdcw1s8Vu4M:nH2pSFCEFb8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rdcw1s8Vu4M:nH2pSFCEFb8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=rdcw1s8Vu4M:nH2pSFCEFb8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=rdcw1s8Vu4M:nH2pSFCEFb8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/rdcw1s8Vu4M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 18, 2006
Geoffrey Brock and Tony Hoagland
Readings of "And Day Brought Back My Night," by Geoffrey Brock, and "Hostess," by Tony Hoagland.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UY5A8f8qquY:HtPvbMO2az8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UY5A8f8qquY:HtPvbMO2az8:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UY5A8f8qquY:HtPvbMO2az8:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UY5A8f8qquY:HtPvbMO2az8:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UY5A8f8qquY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 17, 2006
John Ashbery
Live readings of two John Ashbery poems by Billy Collins and David Shapiro, from a celebration of Ashbery's poetry put on by The New School in New York City.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1X2OF7yzEVk:Vu1BkgD2ht4:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1X2OF7yzEVk:Vu1BkgD2ht4:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=1X2OF7yzEVk:Vu1BkgD2ht4:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=1X2OF7yzEVk:Vu1BkgD2ht4:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/1X2OF7yzEVk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 14, 2006
June Jordan
Producer Wesley Weissberg interviews poets and critics about June Jordan's legacy and rap's place in poetry.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K2pH3wfH2So:z_zAfRWYOvQ:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K2pH3wfH2So:z_zAfRWYOvQ:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=K2pH3wfH2So:z_zAfRWYOvQ:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=K2pH3wfH2So:z_zAfRWYOvQ:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/K2pH3wfH2So" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 13, 2006
Bertolt Brecht
Translator Michael Hofmann in conversation about Bertolt Brecht's poem, "Of Poor B.B.," read here by Tony Award nominee Michael Stuhlbarg.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jtpVV3VWDEU:7R-WJk_TwZM:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jtpVV3VWDEU:7R-WJk_TwZM:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=jtpVV3VWDEU:7R-WJk_TwZM:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=jtpVV3VWDEU:7R-WJk_TwZM:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/jtpVV3VWDEU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 12, 2006
Jane Hirshfield
Jane Hirshfield reads her poems "Heat" and "Autumn Heat."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3f0EKQeFWPU:9o_eE0KLluo:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3f0EKQeFWPU:9o_eE0KLluo:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=3f0EKQeFWPU:9o_eE0KLluo:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=3f0EKQeFWPU:9o_eE0KLluo:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/3f0EKQeFWPU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 11, 2006
Joanie Mackowski
A reading of "One Afternoon," by Joanie Mackowski.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hR_jF-dYLcg:enuRqT0NiLY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hR_jF-dYLcg:enuRqT0NiLY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=hR_jF-dYLcg:enuRqT0NiLY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=hR_jF-dYLcg:enuRqT0NiLY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/hR_jF-dYLcg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 10, 2006
Three Short Poems
Three very short poems, by John Updike, Emperor Hadrian and an anonymous erotic Sanskrit poem.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nnF9kWtdYkg:et6v8gAqMPU:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nnF9kWtdYkg:et6v8gAqMPU:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=nnF9kWtdYkg:et6v8gAqMPU:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=nnF9kWtdYkg:et6v8gAqMPU:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/nnF9kWtdYkg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 07, 2006
Samuel Menashe
A portrait of poet Samuel Menashe, produced by Emily Botein.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=90h8vS1JjEI:EJGZ-9rfcGk:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=90h8vS1JjEI:EJGZ-9rfcGk:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=90h8vS1JjEI:EJGZ-9rfcGk:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=90h8vS1JjEI:EJGZ-9rfcGk:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/90h8vS1JjEI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 06, 2006
Wislawa Szymborska
Charlotte Maier reads "Consolation," by Wislawa Szymborska, and a conversation with her translator Clare Cavanagh.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UDoIi5XHLtg:WWWpF82a1DA:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UDoIi5XHLtg:WWWpF82a1DA:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=UDoIi5XHLtg:WWWpF82a1DA:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=UDoIi5XHLtg:WWWpF82a1DA:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/UDoIi5XHLtg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 05, 2006
Donald Hall
Acclaimed poet Donald Hall reads and talks about two of his poems, "White Apples," and "The Man in the Dead Machine."<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AI5vE3zYDPw:dUcHKV5nEkY:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AI5vE3zYDPw:dUcHKV5nEkY:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=AI5vE3zYDPw:dUcHKV5nEkY:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=AI5vE3zYDPw:dUcHKV5nEkY:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffTheShelf/~4/AI5vE3zYDPw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 04, 2006
Poetry Goes Hollywood
Two readings by Tony-nominated actor Alfred Molina: a reading of Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess" and "A Pedestrian" by Amit Majmudar.<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=act53WlEaCY:we6XvoxKUGE:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=act53WlEaCY:we6XvoxKUGE:qj6IDK7rITs"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?d=qj6IDK7rITs" border="0"></img></a> <a href="http://feeds.poetryfoundation.org/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?a=act53WlEaCY:we6XvoxKUGE:-BTjWOF_DHI"><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/PoetryOffTheShelf?i=act53WlEaCY:we6XvoxKUGE:-BTjWOF_DHI" border="0"></img></a> </div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/PoetryOffT