Los Angeles Review of Books Interviews Gabrielle Calvocoressi on Latest Collection, ROCKET FANTASTIC
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Los Angeles Review of Books Interviews Gabrielle Calvocoressi on Latest Collection, ROCKET FANTASTIC

“Gabrielle Calvocoressi’s latest book of poems, Rocket Fantastic, is both her strangest and her most immediate — at once overtly narrative and startlingly discontinuous, thoroughly kind and streaked with violence, proper to a specific moment and alluringly out of time.” — Jonathan Farmer, Los Angeles Review of Books Read the full interview and review here. Advertisements Continue reading

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Patrick Phillips, 2015 Conference on Poetry Faculty, on his new book “Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America”

“I knew there were ways to get a more nuanced picture. It’s not that parts of this story had not been told. They were just scattered. It wasn’t that stories were impossible to know, but no one had ever bothered to look or ask these questions.” Continue reading at Atlanta Magazine Continue reading

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The Fire’s Edge by Nancy Richardson Available for Pre-Order

Friend of The Frost Place Nancy Richardson’s poems concern coming of age in the rust-belt of Ohio during a period of decay of the physical and political structures that made the region once solid and predictable.  These are poems that chart the shifting of the foundations upon which a life is built and the unpredictability of … Continue reading

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Check Out This Unique Competition!

Announcing The Missouri Review’s Audio Literary Competition: $1,000 prizes awarded in 3 categories  The Missouri Review invites all writers and writer/producers to send us your recordings of original poetry or prose or your audio documentaries on any subject. All you need is a computer, microphone, software such as GarageBand or Audacity, and a great script! … Continue reading