An interview with the poet Max Ritvo about illness, improvisation, and his first book, published posthumously next week.
When Crosby was paralyzed by an accident, both she and her friend Maggie Nelson reckoned with it in their writing.
For Ben Lerner, poems are the perfect medium for failure. So how can they negotiate with the politics of real life?
Calvin Trillin's "Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?" is the latest in a long artistic tradition.