by Bruce Cohen • from Imminent Disappearances, Impossible Numbers & Panoramic X-Rays • New Issues Poetry & Prose
Bruce Cohen's poems have appeared in AGNI, The Georgia Review, The Harvard Review, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, Poetry, and The Southern Review.
Imminent Disappearances, Impossible Numbers & Panoramic X-Rays
"Bruce Cohen's mission is our mission (whether we know it or not)—total acceptance—and his wonderful poems come to show us how it might be done, how it might feel." (David Rivard)
a single poem
Deadline: July 15th
Poetry & Fiction Workshops
The October Prize in Poetry
a residency/workshop for
writers, July 15-21, 2016
"In the deepest cold of winter, this sensuous Romantic poem full of delightful contrasts provides a delectable, passionate partner for the glorious Moroccan feast of Braised Lamb Shanks or Short Ribs, Moroccan-Spiced Bastilla, and all the exotic dishes celebrated in this section..."
—Myra Kornfeld and Stephen Massimilla MORE
- Brandon Courtney
- Aricka Foreman
- Jonterri Gadson
- Jay Deshpande
- Aziza Barnes
- Ted Gilley
- Cate Marvin
- Ruth Bavetta
- Jeanine Stevens
- Ben Lerner
Audio recordings of events in our Readings & Conversations and In Pursuit of Cultural Freedom series are available via podcast generally within one week of the event. Selected past Lannan events are also being released periodically in audio and/or video format. We also have rare video interviews with people such as Peter Reading and John Berger.
Rebecca Foust introduces "They Came the Way the Flowers Do" by Jennifer Grotz.
Griffin Prize winner Norman Dubie chats with EJ Montini.
Owen Sheers remembers WWI poet David Jones, and his poem "In Parenthesis".
Michael Enright talks to Ben Lerner about The Hatred of Poetry.
"How Greek Drama Saved the City"
Rennie McQuilkin introduces poems by Dick Allen.
Ken Chen reviews Ben Lerner's The Hatred of Poetry.
Giles Harvey profiles Cynthia Ozick.
Alina Cohen talks with Kim Addonizio about her new collection of essays and more.
Anthony Madrid on an epigram by Anna Akhmatova and translation.
For the fiftieth anniversary of Basil Bunting's Briggflatts, August Kleinzahler on the origin of the poem.
Kaveh Akbar interviews Diane Seuss.
Colin Channer's Providential reviewed by Stephen Narain.
Andrew McCulloch introduces Michael Symmons Roberts's "Sailboarders."
Carol Rumens introduces Ruth Bidgood's "Tourists."
Ted Kooser presents Peter Everwine's "The Girl on the Bullard Overpass."
Michele Cliff, 69
Charleston poets offer healing through verse.
Alex Clark talks with Matthew and Michael Dickman about their collection, Brother. MORE