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.
A reader writes, appropriately enough, from Belgrade, Serbia, to comment on "Van Jones goes down swinging." He writes: I had to chuckle when I read Van Jones's assertion that he "received encouragement from across the political spec... Read Post
Dish poetry editor Alice Quinn writes: Last night, the Poetry Society of America partnered with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center to present e.e.cummings and Edna St. Vincent Millay: Two Mid-20th ... Read Post