Call it vanity, but I wanted to post a pair of audio interviews I did shortly after Other Romes was published in 2011. I recently recovered links to these audio files before they descended into deep, internet obscurity. Let the nostalgia begin. Both interviews were conducted in the fall of 2011 and the conversation, in both [...]
A little less than a year ago, Virginia Ramos invited me to edit the new poetry for Mantis: A Journal of Poetry, Criticism, & Translation. Mantis–named after Louis Zukofsky’s sestina “Mantis”–appears annually with the support of Stanford University’s Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages, and has been doing for over a decade. Our eleventh issue is [...]
Recently, my friend and fellow poet Maggie Glover—check out her poems in the forthcoming issue of Mantis: A Journal of Poetry, Criticism, and Translation!—invited me to participate in The Next Big Thing. TNBT invites poets to interview themselves about a recent or forthcoming book, post their responses to a personal website, then call on [...]
Audio interview with The Missouri Review’s poetry editor, Jason Koo.