Launch of Open Letter

OPEN LETTERA Journal of Writing and TheoryTwelfth Series, Number 7, Fall 2005Kenneth Goldsmith and Conceptual Poetics with Readings & Performances by: Bruce AndrewsBarbara ColeRob FittermanKenneth Goldsmith & Alan LichtMonica de…

Talking about visual/concrete poetry

I wanted to respond to derek beaulieu’s winnipeg suite (discussed earlier), without too much analysis, primarily because the people whom I dream of encountering poetry are people who don’t necessarily…

Because misogyny is everywhere!

Bat Barbie, ready to pounce! Patrolling the outer reaches of language… Bat Barbie has threatened to join the Poetics Listserv. She feels strongly that the power of humour and satire…

Yale Review on Open Field: 30 Contemporary Canadian Poets

I’m not one to preen, but today’s news prompts such a post. Apparently the Yale Review is calling Open Field the most important anthology of the year… I’m just a…