Magazine of Further Studies, Introduction

Before Charles Olson left Buffalo in the fall of 1965, he had proposed founding an Institute along the lines of the Princeton Institute of Advanced…

Four photos from Pax Americana (2), by Linh Dinh

Istanbul, Turkey, 2016   Kiev, Ukraine 2016   Brighton, England 2015   Budapest, Hungary  2016 These photographs come from Linh…

Zero at the Bone: Dante Di Stefano Reviews Resist Much / Obey Little: Inaugural Poems to the Resistance

At a hefty 740 pages, the new anthology Resist Much / Obey Little: Inaugural Poems to the Resistance symbolically and actually enacts the…

OBU Manifestos #11 & #12

Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

Poetry and Resistance, Introduction to Resist Much / Obey Little, by Kent Johnson and Michael Boughn

Poetry and Resistance  It seems incredible that this very thick book, here in its finished form, was conceived, solicited, selected, assembled,…

George Albon remembers Ben Hollander

Ben phoned me on a Tuesday to tell me the news of his brain tumor. I went straight from work to his hospital floor. My first glimpse, before getting…

OBU Manifestos #9 & #10

Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

OBU Manifesto #8

Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has stated that it…

OBU Manifesto #7

  Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

OBU Manifesto #6

  Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

OBU Manifesto #5

  Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

OBU Manifesto #4

  Dispatches has received a communique from an anonymous collective called OBU, announcing a sixteen-part Manifesto. The group has…

Special Dispatch on The Age of Lowell Zombie Apocalypse, by Pierre Joris

So, trying to relax on a windy & cold Sunday morning, I turn to the just-delivered paper New York Times, skip all the outside layers of DT-news…