Archive for December, 2015


Jeff Lennon wrote a nice essay for Coldfront, about Kay Ryan’s poetry. Read it here. An excerpt: In a contemporary culture thrilled with noise and equivocation, popularity contests and advertisements, Ryan sails on the antithetical tack, as she has her entire career. Which isn’t to say she’s anti-modern. Famous for taking poetic subjects from Ripley’s […]


A couple of videos from our 11/30 show at The Grand Victory. Enjoy!


  In the Literary Hub, Chip Livingston talks about Lucia Berlin, author of A Manual for Cleaning Women, as a writing instructor. She’s described in the piece as empathetic above all. It makes me wish all instructors were this way. She sounds absolutely lovely on a personal level. But also thorough in her critiques. Here’s […]