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RIP Carolyn Kizer, 1925-2014

Poet, essayist and translator, Carolyn Kizer has died at 89, according to┬áThe New York Times. Kizer’s friend and…

Lou Reed’s Poetics

On Sunday, Lou Reed of Velvet Underground died from liver disease at the age of 71. The outpouring…

Spotlight: Travis Nichols

The Dark Arts, That Is Interview by Ken L. Walker *** A preferential statement is awfully difficult to…

Oscar host Franco on poetry again

James Franco, who will co-host the Oscars tonight with Anne Hathaway, recently talked poetry with Travis Nichols over…