Artifice and Authenticity: Two Poetry Books by Les Figues Press
By Karl Wolff
OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS, ECHOIC BY CHRIS TYSH LES FIGUES PRESS, 2013 CUNT NORTON BY DODIE BELLAMY LES FIGUES PRESS, 2013 1. Pins Ups: Covering the Classics “I realized early on that the academy and the literary world alike — and I don’t think there really is a distinction between the two — are […]
By Joe Weil
The radical poetry of 100 years ago was not radical in terms of style. It was conventional in terms of style and this doomed much of it.
Scratched Aquarium Glass & A Chorus of Snow: On Erica Bernheim’s “The Mimic Sea”
By Levi Rubeck
The Mimic Sea is not unlike searching for a radio station: half of one song comes in like crystal, but the next is a chorus of snow.