poetry

Czeslaw Milosz

Conquest the Poet

Aug 17, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 46 • By THE SCRAPBOOK
Elizabeth Bishop

A Poet in Place

The life and work of a ‘fastidious perfectionist.’

Jun 22, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 39 • By HEATHER TRESELER

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Presidents

A Panegyric for Presidents’ Day

Feb 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Sentences We Didn’t Finish

Jan 19, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 18 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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John Roberts

Roberts's Frost

A poetic justice.

3:29 PM, Jan 8, 2015 • By ADAM J. WHITE

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Mark Strand

Mark Strand, 1934-2014

8:01 PM, Nov 29, 2014 • By LEE SMITH

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David Ferry

In Search of God

David Ferry, poet of inquiry and doubt.

Apr 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 31 • By DIANE SCHARPER

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Elizabeth Jennings

A Faithful Poet

From the darkness of her existence, Elizabeth Jennings comes to light.

Feb 18, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 22 • By EDWARD SHORT

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Inside the offices of Faber & Gwyer, London, 1926

Sincerely, Young Possum

T. S. Eliot on the threshold of eminence.

Dec 31, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 16 • By WILLIAM H. PRITCHARD

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William Butler Yeats, T. S. Eliot (ca. 1925)

Metre Reader

America’s coming-of-age in poetic form.

Dec 10, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 13 • By WYATT PRUNTY

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Robert Francis, 1939

A Natural Poet

Earthly delights in the shade of Robert Frost.

Nov 26, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 11 • By ANN STAPLETON

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Edward Lear

Funny Peculiar

The genius of the poet laureate of nonsense.

Nov 19, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 10 • By SARA LODGE

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The Wiki-Poet

A brave new bard for the Internet age.

May 7, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 32 • By ELI LEHRER

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Photo of Robert Frost reading at Kennedy's inauguration

‘People, they like the poetry’

Feb 27, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 23 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL

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Obama’s Vanity

8:44 AM, Feb 16, 2012 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL

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