Kaleidoscope

Book Review of Kaleidoscope by Tina Barr

Reviewed by Vanessa Loh The latest and perfectly named book of poems by Tina Barr, Kaleidoscope, carries the reader through thievery and wonder, devotion and sin, sickness and love, and from Tennessee to Turkey, in a rhythmical display of poetic

Kaleidoscope

Book Review of Kaleidoscope by Tina Barr

Reviewed by Vanessa Loh The latest and perfectly named book of poems by Tina Barr, Kaleidoscope, carries the reader through thievery and wonder, devotion and sin, sickness and love, and from Tennessee to Turkey, in a rhythmical display of poetic

Cavafy

2014 C.P. Cavafy Poetry Prize Winner and Finalists

Poetry International would like to congratulate the latest C.P. Cavafy Prize winner and finalists! – Winning poem, and receiver of the $1,000 prize: “School” by Zana Previti Finalists: “Symphony in Flesh, The Girl in the Picture, Phan Thi Kim Phuc”

Cavafy

2014 C.P. Cavafy Poetry Prize Winner and Finalists

Poetry International would like to congratulate the latest C.P. Cavafy Prize winner and finalists! – Winning poem, and receiver of the $1,000 prize: “School” by Zana Previti Finalists: “Symphony in Flesh, The Girl in the Picture, Phan Thi Kim Phuc”

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[Book Review] Mark Irwin and the Church of the Occasional

Mark Irwin and the Church of the Occasional AMERICAN URN: Selected Poems (1987-2014), Ashland Poetry Press, 2015 Reviewed by David Keplinger In Assisi at the Basilica of Saint Francis the divine is raised on three slats. At the upper level, the

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[Book Review] Mark Irwin and the Church of the Occasional

Mark Irwin and the Church of the Occasional AMERICAN URN: Selected Poems (1987-2014), Ashland Poetry Press, 2015 Reviewed by David Keplinger In Assisi at the Basilica of Saint Francis the divine is raised on three slats. At the upper level, the

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,

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,

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