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Democracy is not for the People, by Josef Kaplan

by Karl Wolff Reviews & Interviews
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Are Michael Bay’s Transformers movies and the trend of using drones for assassination part of the same moral sickness? 

BARTAB: AN AFTERHOURS BALLAD

by Jeff Hewitt Reviews & Interviews
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Waterfield is a direct descendant of postmodernist Denise Levertov.

Rimbaud’s Last Revelation

by Alfred Corn Poetry and Poetics
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Ashbery’s translation is the best we have in English so far.

“Concerto Grosso” by Michael Snediker

by THEthe Poetry Blog Editors Poems of the Week

[Poem of the Week: 2/19/10]

The Melody Ascends Stepwise

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics

A missing Pleiades in the viewable cluster of stars cannot deny us motion though we cannot master its name: there is something you are not telling me standing at the standing stone detained neither by chicken wire nor the upright megalith we imagine pulsing and in so thinking feel the earth beneath us breathe: [...]