Poetry

08.15.2019

In 2020 W. W. Norton will publish Rosanna Warren’s fifth book of poetry, So Forth. With the permission of the poet, we share two poems that will appear in the volume

Summer/19

A poet reckons with a fractured world

Summer/19

Lauri Ramey, AM’75, PhD’96, traces a 400-year literary legacy.

12.20.2018

UChicago’s multi-hyphenate hosts a poetry reading-lecture-conversation.

Summer/18

Peter O’Leary, AB’90, AM’94, PhD’99, on Rush, Yes, Steinbeck, Salinger, and faith.

Fall/17

The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Olio discusses his inspirations.

Spring/17

Mitsuye Yamada, AM’53, transformed her family’s internment experience into poetry.

06.24.2015

Festival of the Arts on campus hosts a multidisciplinary performance of poets, dancers, and musicians.

01.30.2015

The death of poet Mark Strand inspires reflections on his work’s enduring, personal impact.

Spring/Summer 2013

Rosanna Warren brings academic mischief to the Committee on Social Thought.

May–June/14

An excerpt from Maureen McLane’s This Blue.

May–June/14

Poet, critic, and scholar Maureen McLane ­argues for poetry that synthesizes, “with passion and knowledge,” what it means to be human.