“This Is Water” is the title of the Little, Brown hardcover of the same speech, which The Glossary animated and released a few weeks ago, just in time for commencement season.
A compelling visual presentation of Wallace’s speech . . . Read More »
Thomas Fasano is the founder and publisher of Coyote Canyon Press.
Claremont Graduate University is handing out a couple of huge poetry prizes here in Claremont. . . . Read More »
The following poem was delivered by inauguration poet Richard Blanco at President Obama’s second inaugural today. The text of the poem was provided by the Presidential Inaugural Committee. . . . Read More »
The Presidential Inaugural Committee has announced that Richard Blanco has been chosen to read a poem at President Obama’s inauguration ceremony on Jan. 21. The choice marks a couple firsts: Blanco will become the first Hispanic and the first gay poet to read at a presidential inauguration. He will also, at 44, be the youngest poet to do so. . . . Read More »