Schlagwort: Katha Pollitt

2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS LONGLIST FOR POETRY

The ten contenders for the National Book Award for Poetry New York, NY (September 15, 2015) – The National Book Foundation announces the Longlist for the 2015 National Book Award for Poetry. Finalists will be revealed on October 14. Well-known contemporary poets and one… Continue Reading „2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS LONGLIST FOR POETRY“

69. MISS BISHOP SAYS SO

Remembering Elizabeth Bishop. By Katha Pollitt Poetry Media Service I met Elizabeth Bishop in 1972, when I audited her poetry class (not “workshop”—she would have hated that term) during my senior year at Harvard. She was quite unlike my other professors. She was a… Continue Reading „69. MISS BISHOP SAYS SO“

9. Ungefährlich

Billy Collins ist lustig, jeder stimmt dem zu. Die Vögel stimmen zu, die Bienen stimmen zu, selbst die Fische im Meer stimmen zu: Billy Collins ist sehr lustig. Aber woher kommt, eine halbe Stunde nachdem ich sein Buch zu Ende gelesen habe, das Grummeln… Continue Reading „9. Ungefährlich“