Archive | March, 2008

Nothing is Beneath Consideration: Christopher Bakken on the Letters of Poets

Reviewed: A Wild Perfection: The Selected Letters of James Wright. Edited by Anne Wright and Saundra Rose Maley. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.

The Letters of Robert Lowell.continue reading...

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The Adolescent: Marit MacArthur on Kenneth Koch

Reviewed:

The Collected Poems by Kenneth Koch. Knopf, 761 pages.

On the Edge. Collected Long Poems by Kenneth Koch. Knopf, 411 pages.

Many poems by Kenneth Koch seem written to amuse and instruct a roomful of undergraduates.… continue reading...

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David Mason and the Human Place

Reviewed:

The Buried Houses by David Mason. Story Line Press, 1991

The Country I Remember by David Mason. Story Line Press, 1996

The Poetry of Life and the Life of Poetry by David Mason.continue reading...

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