Hillman is winner of the Griffin International Poetry Prize

Hillman Wins Griffin Prize

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#tbt: Peter Gizzi, “Still Life with Automobile”
This week’s Throwback Thursday selection is Peter Gizzi’s “Still Life with Automobile,” originally published in Periplum, and Other Poems. The poem is also found in Gizzi’s newest book In Defense of Nothing: Selected Poems 1987-2011.   . Still Life with Automobile He was going to take it to the next town. Though the park was empty the pond bristled […]...

#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 the window closed And the night ends and begins again. Her face goes green, her eyes are green; In […]...

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