Free Ahed Tamimi!

A beautiful 17-year-old girl did a terrible thing And when a proud Israeli officer Once again invaded her home She slapped him She was born into it…

Extensions of Poetry, by Larry Goodell

Extensions of Poetry 20Jan2018 larry goodell (1)   Also check out Larry's archive at Granary Books

Excerpts from The Year of My Birth, by David Hadbawnik

Hadbawnik - Excerpts from The Year of My Birth

Julien Poirier to Dispatches, 28 January 2018

Dear Dispatches, It's a matter of creativity, and how ethics are attached to it. It will be a great day when professional poetry institutions…

5 Poems, by William Logan

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CADA: Lessons for Poetic Revolts to Come, by Kent Johnson and Robert Neustadt (from the new issue of Lana Turner Journal)

 From the new issue of Lana Turner Journal: http://www.lanaturnerjournal.com/ CADA final proof red

Microreviews, Vol. 4, by Justice Poeticus

Why God Is a Woman Nin Andrews BOA Editions, $16.00 The Michael Pence Reading Advisory Committee has evaluated this text and recommends the…

Three Days after Chen Li Departs back to Hong Kong . . ., by Xi Penn

Dispatches has been presenting a series of poems by Xi Penn, from a manuscript titled Poems of the Late Tang (a book of magazine verse). The rest of…

3 Poems, by Vivek Narayanan

Vivek Narayanan - 3 poems

Dispatch #31 – Timbrels & Truth

This is a response to a letter to Dispatches from Bill Freind criticizing “Dispatch #29 – on truth and the new totalitarianism” available here: Bill…

Sections 16 & 17 from Zion Offramp, by Mark Scroggins

Scroggins - Sections 16 & 17 from Zion Offramprev

A new history of Poetry, Poets and Community in Bolinas, California, 1967 – 1980 (link)

DREAMING AS ONE: Poetry, Poets and Community in Bolinas, California, 1967 - 1980, by Kevin Opstedal (link)  

On Nicanor Parra (1914-2018), by Andrés Ajens

Neruda nació en Parral Parra parodió a san Pablo La cueca de los poetas Decantó al vuelo Violeta Nicanor Parra en el metro de Nueva York, 5…

A Tribute to Edmond Caldwell (5 July 1961 – 31 July 2017)

The Cult of the Noble – contra Rebecca Watt and Holly McNish, by John Rigney

Rigney -The Cult of the Noble (3)   For further discussions of these issues, see also: Curses and verses: the spoken-word row splitting the…

With the Poet Chen Li, at the Sky-View Bar, atop the CCTV Tower, by Xi Penn

Dispatches has been presenting a series of poems by Xi Penn, from a manuscript titled Poems of the Late Tang (a book of magazine verse). The rest of…

5 Collaborative Poems, by Peter Boyle and MTC Cronin

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9 Poems, by Norman Fischer

Fisher - nine poems for dispatches from the Poetry Wars 1_15_18

Dispatches contributor Heller Levinson on Hinge theory and poetry (link)

"Hinge overlaps with any poetry that respects the integrity of Language as event, where the words of, say Gertrude Stein or Jackson Mac Low, create…

Healing Poetics, by George Quasha

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3 Poems, by Steve Manuel

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