Poetic Lives Online: Links by Brian Spears


MIke Chasar delves into a different side of pin-up poetry.

Ron Silliman on the passing of David Bromige.

Dale Smith has a few words to say on the latest salvo from Flarf and Conceptual Poetry practitioners.

Harry Potter writes poetry. Okay, Dan Radcliffe writes it, and publishes it under a pseudonym. Of course he does–he’s a teenager.

And finally, if you’re in the San Francisco area (and I wish I were), The Filipino American Center of the San Francisco Public Library in association with Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. presents: Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. Literary Reading with Randall Mann, Kristin Naca, Debbie Yee, and Mariano Zaro.

Brian Spears

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →