Friday, July 10, 2009



Henry Corbin & Charles Olson at the Harbor



Poetry & the exile of the soul



Revisiting the 1963 Vancouver Poetry Conference



A huge Black Mountain portfolio



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Eleni Sikelianos’ The California Poem



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Franklin Bruno on flarf



Bruce Sterling in Wired



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Sharon Mesmer’s The Virgin Formica



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Which poet would I like?



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Emily Critchley’s “Homage to Cathy Wagner”



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Remembering Robin Blaser



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Talking with CA Conrad



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Etel Adnan’s

In the Heart of the Heart

of Another Country



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mark(s) turns 10

with Vanessa Place, CA Conrad & more



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Martin Corless-Smith’s Swallows



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Kevin Killian on Charles Bernstein



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Fred Wah’s

Loki is Buried at Smoky Creek



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Disjunction vs. displacement



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The Peekaboo Principle



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Larissa Shmailo’s In Paran



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Joe Amato’s Industrial Poetics



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Ten questions for Reb Livingston



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Gabriel Gudding’s Rhode Island Notebook



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Talking with Larry Goodell



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Adrienne Rich’s queer brilliance



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Poetry is as rational as…



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Poetry & isolation



Generation Edge



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Difficult vs. obscure



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Weighing in:

Silliman, Ginsberg, Koch, Kyger, Berrigan, Whalen



DIY review of The Alphabet



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Save Pennsylvania’s cultural funding!

Act Now!



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Pushkin in Britain:

The International Tournament

of Russian Poets Abroad



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Elena Fanailova’s The Russian Version



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In Mumbai, a bomber turned poet



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Erin Hanusa’s The House of Marriage



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Ryan Gallagher’s

Plum Smash and Other Flashbubs



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Turkey, Romania

& Nobel nationalism



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On Boyer Rickel



Talking with Rickel



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David Foster Wallace

& the problems of

“postmodern cool”



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Billy Collins is grumpy



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A long poem about everything



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Ann Mwalagho,

“Queen of Spoken Afrobeat”



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Close reading aloud

Bob Perelman



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In C’ville,

poetry in motion



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Jackson Mac Low’s Doings



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100 poets in a

Drunken Boat



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Samuel Amadon’s Spy Poem



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Jeff Hilson’s Stretchers



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Joseph Kozma, poet / MD



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Maya Angelou’s poem

for Michael Jackson



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Sean Bonney’s Baudelaire



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Chris Funkhouser on Media Poetry: An International Anthology



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Mike Weller’s The Mother of All Mermaids



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A vote for Freddy the Pig!!



Freddythepig dot org



Even better than the Hardy Boys

were Howard Pease’

Tod Maron sea mysteries



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Following J.D. Salinger



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Sophie Robinson’s

KILLINKITTENISH



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Rachel Zolf’s

“Travailing Gerry Shikitani’s

Protean Poetics”



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Elizabeth Treadwell’s Birds and Fancies



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Inside Walt Whitman’s pants



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English language post-avant

in Tokyo



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Philip Whalen’s The Unidentified Accomplice



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J.M.G. Le Cl├ęzio’s Desert



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James Salter on Isaac Babel



Isaac Babel’s “Guy de Maupassant”



Guy de Maupassant’s “Miss Harriet”



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July 12 in SF:

a tribute to Harold Norse



A Chronicle announcement



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Miles Champion’s Facture



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…and
the whole time I was quite happy


by Marc Pietrzykowski



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The Sea is gathering

on Ken Edwards’ blog



Us and Them



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Five poems by Aimee Nezhukumatahil



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Vera Pavlova & Dunya Mikhail



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Jim Harrison

on PBS’ Newshour



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This year’s Ibbetson Lifetime Achievement Award

goes to Frank Bidart



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Alice Hoffman is sorry



Bookslut ain’t convinced



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Boston loses its black newspaper



Philly paper takes a brake



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Which words do you hate?



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Charlie Plymell

on the death of JFK Jr.



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Christopher Buckley

wins Tampa prize



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Talking with Luis Albert Urrea



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Duffy launches Ted Hughes Award



“I was told to get a proper job



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Elizabeth Haukaas & the day job



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Kevin Canty’s Where the Money Went



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D.A. Powell’s Chronic



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Peter Jay Shippy’s

How to Build the Ghost in Your Attic



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Golfing with Updike



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David Highsmith’s photos

of poetry in San Francisco

1975-2009



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Bing’s big collection

of Banksy images



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Tatlin’s monument



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A Michael Jackson tribute

at one of the great folk art galleries

in the nation



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The well robbed urn



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July 19-25 in SF:

Outsound

New Music Summit
!



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Two views of artist space:

big & small



Cassilhaus blog



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The No Name Bar is 50!



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Science & romanticism



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Lots of links today from

onedit

the whole issue is worth reading



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Thanks to Lynn Behrendt

for updating the blogroll!