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#tbt: Harvey Shapiro, “Monday”

This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is Harvey Shapiro’s “Monday,” from his 1988 collection National Cold Storage Company: New and Selected Poems. On September 30th, Wesleyan released Shapiro’s posthumous collection, A Momentary Glory: Last P …

#tbt: Frances Chung, “For Li Po”

This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is Frances Chung’s “For Li Po” from Crazy Melon and Chinese Apple: The Poems of Francis Chung (2000).   . For Li Po they read your poem still at the New School in Pound’s translation at Wes …

#tbt: John Ashbery, “White Roses”

This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is John Ashbery’s “White Roses” from The Tennis Court Oath (1977).     WHITE ROSES The worst side of it all— The white sunlight on the polished floor— Pressed into service, And then  …