The United States named its 19th poet laureate today: Natasha Trethewey, a professor of English and creative writing at Emory University in Atlanta. She is […]
This year's National Book Critics Circle finalists include Hampshire College professor and poet Aracelis Girmay.
Morning Song–Poems for New Parents– is a new anthology edited by Susan Todd and Carol Purington, who live in Western Massachusetts.It features poets ranging from Dickinson,Frost and Yeats to Neruda and Rilke, and it’s the first collection to bring together well known poets writing exclusively about parenting and children. Susan Todd told WFCR’s Susan Kaplan that it’s a chance to expand poetry’s reach.