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Tag: National Poetry Month 2012


Today’s poetry establishment commands polite respect but hardly enthusiasm and excitement.
Marjorie Perloff
Geoffrey G. O’Brien
Anthony Madrid
Claire Donato
Oni Buchanan
Stephen Dunn
Michele Glazer
Sandra Lim
Simone Kearney
Tanya Larkin
Marcus Wicker
Jon Woodward
Mary Austin Speaker

Can the nation-state serve social justice?

Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò leads a forum with Thea Riofrancos, Mariame Kaba & Andrea Ritchie, Ishac Diwan & Bright Simons, and others. Plus Leila Farsakh on Palestinian statehood, Astra Taylor and Leah Hunt-Hendrix on a “solidarity state,” Joshua Craze on rule by militia, and much more. 

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