Posts Tagged: Academy of American Poets

The Rumpus Interview with Eileen Myles

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Eileen Myles on recording her new poetry record Aloha/irish trees, the relationship between poetry and comedy, and finding safety in social media. ...more

Poets.org Gets a Makeover

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The Academy of American Poets is celebrating its 80th year and the end of National Poetry Month by relaunching Poets.org, one of the world’s largest databases for poems, information on poets, and lesson plans for k-12 educators. The revamped site has expanded to include nationwide resources for news on poetry events and literary organizations, articles on poetic terms and techniques, and in-depth interviews with notable poets.

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August Kleinzahler and Alec Soth in SF

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Bay Area readers won’t want to miss this City Arts event with poet/essayist August Kleinzahler and photographer/publisher Alec Soth.

They’ll be at the Nourse Theater in November, talking with award-winning San Francisco writer Steven Winn about the latest in their wide-ranging, international careers.

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