Every weekday in April, BR will be celebrating National Poetry Month with new poems and book recommendations. Enjoy!
Mary Austin Speaker
Stephen Dunn discusses the poetic life. Read his contribution to our National Poetry Month package.
Congratulations to BR Poetry Editor Timothy Donnelly and NPM contributor Eileen Myles for being named Guggenheim fellows!
We are saddened by the passing of longtime BR contributor Adrienne Rich. Read a selection of her essays and poetry:
What Country Is This? (on LeRoi Jones)
Eye of the Outsider (on Elizabeth Bishop)
Scenes of Negotiation
Dislocations: Seven Scenarios (archive)
The Precision Chromatic Ray Race of People, Milk the Dog and Walk the Cow, and Pretty Little Failboat
Thomas Sayers Ellis
Geoffrey G. O’Brien