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RIP Carolyn Kizer, 1925-2014

Poet, essayist and translator, Carolyn Kizer has died at 89, according to The 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…