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RIP Allan Kornblum, 1949-2014

On its website, Coffee House Press announced the passing of its founder Allan Kornblum early in the day on…

Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah

by Patricia Smith Coffee House Press 2012 Reviewed by Nick DePascal “No push, no prod, no bitter magic…

Lee Wins MN Book Award

On Saturday April 14, Ed Bok Lee was awarded the 2011 Minnesota Book Award for Poetry for his…

Spotlight: Mark Nowak

Sort of Uncharacterizable Interview by Seth Graves *** Mark Nowak is a poet and political activist. He is…

Catch Light

by Sarah O’Brien Coffee House Press 2009 Reviewed by Melinda Wilson “…a little pop, the dark going out”…

I.M. Akilah Oliver, 1961-2011

Poet and professor Akilah Oliver has died in her home in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, according to Coffee House…