The Danish poet on corporeal poetics, pregnancy, and the influence of classical music.
Congratulations to Ward on winning the 2017 National Book Award for Sing, Unburied, Sing.
A rediscovered novel and memoir depict a character we are lucky to have on the page. In life he would mortify us.
A Chilean American poet maps the troubling parallels between his native land under Pinochet and the present-day US.
The art book has changed.
“I don’t accept the idea of my history as tragic.”
“People love to underrate plot, because it makes them sound like they’re beyond it, like plot is best left to Danielle Steele.“
In part two of a two part interview, Howard Altmann talks to poet D. Nurkse about his ruthless youth, the astonishing nature of snails, and teaching at Riker’s Island.
In part one of a two part interview, Howard Altmann talks to poet D. Nurkse about growing up in Brooklyn, Oedipal fantasies, and working in a factory.