Dispatch #26 – ideological baggage and the poetics of political being

It has come to the attention of Dispatches that some people feel bullied by what they see as our “ideological baggage.” If you feel threatened, we…

Office Dispatch #2 – Empires and the End of Dispatches

For those who haven’t noticed, Dispatches would like to make it clear that we are deeply, you could even say obsessively, opposed to Empire. It…

Office Dispatch #1 – “What are you doing?”

   –  for Joanne As the official end of Poetry Month draws closer, so too does the first month anniversary of Dispatches from the Poetry Wars.…

Robert Creeley’s Anger, by Michael Boughn

Robert Creeley's anger final

Racing for the prize, by Michael Boughn

(See Kent Johnson's introductory essay, "On Money Problems, Prizes, and Harrieteers: by way of introduction,", in Dispatches.) I recently was “short…

Dispatch from Buffalo, 7 April 2016

by Michael Boughn   It was Homecoming Day in Buffalo on Friday, April 7, as hundreds of current and former Buffalonians gathered in the…

BREAKING NEWS! CREELEY CANONIZED! POETIX STOCK SURGES!

Pobiz stock update 9 April 2016 Poetix Unlimited stock prices rose sharply on the Pobiz index this morning on news that Poetix founder Robert Creeley…