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McSweeney's, BOOKLIST, AND MORE ON 'MY HOLLYWOOD'

Posted June 07, 2022 by Mara Brandsdorfer

McSweeney's, Booklist, The Poetry Foundation, and more have recently run glowing reviews of MY HOLLYWOOD AND OTHER POEMS by Boris Dralyuk. "These [poems] are the souvenirs of an almost-vanished glamour, an ethnic, gritty, free-wheeling city, little fantasias encased in rhyme and meter."—Jesse Nathan, McSweeney's"Sophisticated, musical, and often humorous."—Booklist“Throughout My Hollywood, Dralyuk crafts polished... [Details]


WSJ and WaPo on 'JUST GO DOWN TO THE ROAD'

Posted June 07, 2022 by Mara Brandsdorfer

The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Foreword Reviews and more have run rave reviews of JUST GO DOWN TO THE ROAD by James Campbell."An engrossing account of a young man discovering what he wants to do with his life."―Michael Dirda, Washington Post"This deftly written memoir . . . is the story of a... [Details]



BOOKLIST ON DEBORAH WARREN

Posted October 25, 2021 by Mara Brandsdorfer
Deborah Warren , Strange to Say

Booklist reviewed Deborah Warren's poetry collection Connoisseurs of Worms: "Immensely engaging . . . Steeped in references to Greek and Roman history and literature, this book sings with an erudite yet accessible energy one might expect from a former Latin teacher. After finishing this collection, readers will definitely want to... [Details]


WSJ and LARB love 'MISS BISHOP'

Posted February 16, 2021 by Mara Brandsdorfer

The Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Review of Books, Booklist, and more have run glowing reviews of STUDYING WITH MISS BISHOP by Dana Gioia.Michael Dirda, in the Washington Post, recommended MISS BISHOP in a column on "books about books.""Highly enjoyable . . . Studying with Miss Bishop offers the opportunity... [Details]


PW on 'WONDER & WRATH'

Posted October 19, 2020 by Mara Brandsdorfer

Publishers Weekly reviewed A. M. Juster's Wonder & Wrath, saying "Juster’s poems are textured with rhyme and images that find correlatives between manmade threats and the natural world." Read the full review.   [Details]


AE STALLINGS ON SHORTLIST FOR NATIONAL TRANSLATION AWARDS

Posted October 04, 2020 by Mara Brandsdorfer

The Battle between the Frogs and the Mice, translated from the Greek by A. E. Stallings, has made the shortlist for the 2020 National Translation Awards in Poetry and Prose. The award is administered by the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) and includes a rigorous examination of both the source text... [Details]


'WONDER & WRATH' in BOOKLIST

Posted October 04, 2020 by Mara Brandsdorfer

Booklist reviewed A. M. Juster's new book of poetry, Wonder & Wrath, calling it a "strong collection" and "not to be missed": Juster is a formalist poet with nine previous collections, including The Secret Language of Women (2002), which received the Richard Wilbur Award. Juster regards the common and the... [Details]


AE STALLINGS LONGLISTED FOR National Translation Awards

Posted September 02, 2020 by Mara Brandsdorfer

The Battle between the Frogs and the Mice, translated from the Greek by A. E. Stallings, has been longlisted for the 2020 National Translation Awards in Poetry and Prose. The award is administered by the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) and includes a rigorous examination of both the source text and... [Details]


LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS ON AE STALLINGS

Posted July 12, 2020 by Mara Brandsdorfer

The London Review of Books reviewed The Battle between the Frogs and Mice, translated by A. E. Stallings and illustrated by Grant Silverstein: With two introductions – one under Stallings’s name and another by ‘A. Nony Mouse’ – plus a glossary of dramatis personae, an appendix and the notes of... [Details]