We are pleased to announce the launch of a special issue of FPR: Bowietry is a collection of poems made from and inspired by the legacy of David Bowie.
A paradox is a statement that apparently contradicts itself and yet might be true (or wrong at the same time). So, too, with some poetry.
By News & Resources Editor Martin Elwell. Send me your found poetry news. Computational Poetry Can human interactions be commoditized? See for yourself. Created…
“Rhymes with” poetry.
If memes existed in the mid-20th Century, William Carlos Williams would surely have propagated a few. Alas, WCW passed away before the age of the internet, but he left at least one poem to help future generations go viral.
In recent months, conceptual poetry and the act of appropriation have brought about questions of boundaries, racism, privilege and art. In some cases, as with all forms of art, conceptual works have been celebrated while others have been condemned. Here are some of the discussions.
What do you get when you translate a 17th century Czech philosopher’s annotations from a drawing of clouds into English? Found poetry, of course!
Is it a commencement speech, or is it an episode of the TV series The Bachelor? Repurposing graduation speeches, tired metaphors and all.
Thank you to our PoMoSco (Poetry Month Scouts) participants for another illuminating National Poetry Month! 202 Participating poets published 3,861 poems total during April.
This week, the poetry of taxation.