Tag: Poets

S71 Contributor Interviews: Kevin McLellan  

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write in that interests you/draws you in? I am turned on by enjambment and consequently the subtext it creates (especially when the subtext challenges the meaning of its respective sentences) and poetic forms that allow for multiple readings and/or different experiences with reading. How does this

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SR71 Contributor Interviews: Joseph Zaccardi

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write in that interests you/draws you in? My journey to the prose poem took many years to develop. When I was in the seventh grade I wrote a 200-word essay on poetry using alliteration throughout the piece. My teacher, Sister Mary Francesca, impressed with my effort,

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Blade Lineage: An Interview with Laura McCullough

Laura McCullough’s The Wild Night Dress, selected by Billy Collins in the Miller Williams Poetry Prize Series, was published  by University of Arkansas Press, 2017. Her other books  of poems include Jersey Mercy, Black Lawrence Press, Rigger Death & Hoist Another (BLP),  Panic (winner of the Kinereth Genseler Award, Alice James Books), Speech Acts (BLP), What Men Want (XOXOX Press), and The Dancing Bear (Open

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