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Interview: Spencer Madsen Writes Real-Life Poetry for Real-Life Attention Spans

Poet and publisher Spencer Madsen mines the :-)s and :-(s of modern life. Spencer Madsen is a writer who will, with equal enthusiasm, tweet a selfie of his butt and write the sincerest, saddest line … read more »

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Amiri Baraka: Poet Laureate

Amiri Baraka is the father of bastard literature January 2014: Amiri Baraka, the poet and playwright who gave Black arts a capital B, died today. He was 79. Today, we look back at his life … read more »

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Interview: Dennis Cooper

Dennis Cooper’s poem’s explore the good in what’s bad Above: Dennis Cooper’s mixed-media installation for the 2012 Whitney Biennial.  From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 Dennis Cooper writes beautifully about ugly things. First as … read more »

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