America Media EventsNovember 20, 2017

Acclaimed poet Elizabeth Acevedo will read from her old and new poetry, including the collection “Beastgirl,” published in 2016. She will also read selections from her new novel “Poet X,” due for release in March 2018. For more information on Ms.

Arts & Culture Poetry
William WoolfittNovember 08, 2017

on Sam Edes when he’s backslided
all he can stand, blaze orange and camo,
unwashed, sour breath, headed for
the pines, the power cut, the deer blind
before he brakes, yanks the wheel hard,
takes the turn-off he had chosen against,

Arts & Culture Poetry
Nicholas SamarasOctober 26, 2017

My hands are an ancient trade, a meditative
creativity to connect with nature. I want the fragrant
echo of smoke, the incense spiral, the grey filament
to thread Heaven and Earth. How God is relative

Arts & Culture Poetry
Colleen DulleOctober 18, 2017
Poet Kim Bridgford hopes to publish an essay on every woman poet who has ever lived through the Mezzo Cammin Women Poets Timeline, which she edits.
Arts & Culture Video
America FilmsOctober 18, 2017
Kim Bridgford, an award-winning poet and editor of Mezzo Cammin, a journal of formalist poetry by women, sat down with O'Hare Fellow Colleen Dulle to talk about faith and its influence on her work.
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Arts & Culture Poetry
Kwame DawesOctober 17, 2017

After Bella

In truth, I know nothing
of her secret or public life.