As longtime readers will know, I am extremely fond of the poetry of David Jones (see here, here, and here), so I was delighted to come across the latest post at Bebrowed?s Blog ("writing about writing (and reading)"), David Jones? ?The Fatigue?; the blogger feels as strongly about the oblivion into which Jones has fallen as I do ("I cannot understand why a poet of Jones? talent and originality should be known more for his work as an artist than as one of the great modernist poets of the last century"), and I recommend her discussion of Jones and his work.
Give a listen to the newest New Yorker poetry podcast to hear Sharon Olds read poems by Rodney Jones (as well as a few poems of her own) and join the magazine’s poetry editor, Paul Muldoon, in conversation. On this month’s Poetry Po... Read Post
In this Sunday’s New York Times Book Review, the poetry columnist David Orr writes … Read More Read Post