11 articles found

Going strong: 6 writers over 70

Margaret Atwood, 75, has a new book. Do you know these 6 authors still writing strong into their 70s?

By Meredith Quinn, managing editor | Published: September 29, 2015

Tracy K Smith: Writers on writing

“Every discovery that I make as a writer, and the work it allows me to do, is true only for as long as it is true.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: September 16, 2015

For poets, by poets

Celebrate National Poetry Month with inspiration from master poets.

By Nicki Porter, Contributing Editor | Published: April 23, 2015

Tom Sleigh: Writers on writing

“I tried to arrange my life so that I could have the time in the morning to sit down and work. As soon as you make a decision like that, you give a shape to your life.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: March 17, 2015

News of poetry

A reporter returns to her first love, and finds she can explore her journalistic obsessions.

By Alissa Quart | Published: February 19, 2015

The old house of poetry

Eliot said: “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” We hope this issue finds you sitting with writers whose work engages you and pushes you far. And again farther.

By Alicia Anstead | Published: February 19, 2015

Mystical jolt

Young poets gather to learn the craft from literary stars.

By Robert Hirschfield | Published: March 21, 2014

Sarah Kay: Stage to page

Spoken word poet Sarah Kay discusses writing, listening and the freedom to give poetry a try.

By Megan Kaplon | Published: March 21, 2014

Full quart press

Poet and journalist Alissa Quart combines her skills for a sprawling examination of the outsider class.

By Kristen Andresen | Published: November 1, 2013