Solitary-Architectures

Book Review: Solitary Architectures, Selected Poems by Kornelijus Platelis, translated by Jonas Zdanys,

Solitary Architectures, Selected Poems by Kornelijus Platelis, translated by Jonas Zdanys Lamar University Press, 2014, 115 pages, paperback Reviewed by Michael Jennings Kornelijus Platelis is a world-class poet whose work, in translation, I discovered a decade ago when visiting Lithuania,

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Book Review: Solitary Architectures, Selected Poems by Kornelijus Platelis, translated by Jonas Zdanys,

Solitary Architectures, Selected Poems by Kornelijus Platelis, translated by Jonas Zdanys Lamar University Press, 2014, 115 pages, paperback Reviewed by Michael Jennings Kornelijus Platelis is a world-class poet whose work, in translation, I discovered a decade ago when visiting Lithuania,

Katie Ford's Blood Lyrics

Book Review of Katie Ford’s Blood Lyrics

Reviewed by Kyle Martindale With her most recent book Blood Lyrics, Katie Ford has risen to heavyweight status among the best of American poets. Her three books, Deposition, published in 2002; Colosseum, published in 2008; and now her latest, Blood Lyrics,

Katie Ford's Blood Lyrics

Book Review of Katie Ford’s Blood Lyrics

Reviewed by Kyle Martindale With her most recent book Blood Lyrics, Katie Ford has risen to heavyweight status among the best of American poets. Her three books, Deposition, published in 2002; Colosseum, published in 2008; and now her latest, Blood Lyrics,

The New Testament

Book Review of Jericho Brown’s The New Testament

Reviewed by Kyle Martindale To say that Jericho Brown’s book The New Testament is relevant and timely—to say it speaks to the marginalized as powerfully as it speaks to the margin-maker—to say it sings in a key we hadn’t heard and in

The New Testament

Book Review of Jericho Brown’s The New Testament

Reviewed by Kyle Martindale To say that Jericho Brown’s book The New Testament is relevant and timely—to say it speaks to the marginalized as powerfully as it speaks to the margin-maker—to say it sings in a key we hadn’t heard and in

Birds on the Kiswar Tree

Review of Birds on the Kiswar Tree By Odi Gonzales

Birds on the Kiswar Tree By Odi Gonzales Translated by Lynn Levin 2Leaf Press 140 pages, paperback ISBN: 9781940939247 $18.99 Reviewed by Grace Cornell Gonzales “The Apu Pachatusan is angry.” That was the first sentence I was taught to say

Birds on the Kiswar Tree

Review of Birds on the Kiswar Tree By Odi Gonzales

Birds on the Kiswar Tree By Odi Gonzales Translated by Lynn Levin 2Leaf Press 140 pages, paperback ISBN: 9781940939247 $18.99 Reviewed by Grace Cornell Gonzales “The Apu Pachatusan is angry.” That was the first sentence I was taught to say

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Micro Review of Selected Poems from Gary Margolis’s Racking the Winter Leaves: New and Selected Poems

Raking the Winter Leaves by Gary Margolis Bauhan Publishing, 2013 Review by Ameerah Holliday Gary Margolis is an award winning poet from New England. He has combined four of his poetry collections in order to create Racking the Winter Leaves with

9780872331716

Micro Review of Selected Poems from Gary Margolis’s Racking the Winter Leaves: New and Selected Poems

Raking the Winter Leaves by Gary Margolis Bauhan Publishing, 2013 Review by Ameerah Holliday Gary Margolis is an award winning poet from New England. He has combined four of his poetry collections in order to create Racking the Winter Leaves with

KatherineTowlerHiRes

An Interview with Katherine Towler – by Binh Huy Nguyen

Nguyen: The second installment of your trilogy of novels, Evening Ferry, explores the complications and consequences resulting from America’s involvement in Viet Nam.  What was your relationship to Viet Nam prior to writing the book?  Towler: I was a teenager

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An Interview with Katherine Towler – by Binh Huy Nguyen

Nguyen: The second installment of your trilogy of novels, Evening Ferry, explores the complications and consequences resulting from America’s involvement in Viet Nam.  What was your relationship to Viet Nam prior to writing the book?  Towler: I was a teenager

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Book Review of Russian Novels by Luke Bloomfield

Russian Novels by Luke Bloomfield Factory Hollow Press, 2014 Reviewed by L.C.O.M IN THE YEAR TWO-THOUSAND FOURTEEN a publishing company called Factory Hollow Press (a division of Flying Object and a publisher of books, chapbooks, and broadsides! In limited and trade

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Book Review of Russian Novels by Luke Bloomfield

Russian Novels by Luke Bloomfield Factory Hollow Press, 2014 Reviewed by L.C.O.M IN THE YEAR TWO-THOUSAND FOURTEEN a publishing company called Factory Hollow Press (a division of Flying Object and a publisher of books, chapbooks, and broadsides! In limited and trade