on Alone in the Dawn: The Life of Adelaide Crapsey by Karen Alkalay-Gut

Edward Butscher’s poetry and criticism have appeared in numerous literary journals and publications, including the Saturday Review of Literature, Newsday, and the American Book Review. In 1976 he published the first biography of Sylvia Plath, and in 1988 his biography Conrad Aiken: Poet of White Horse Vale won the Poetry Society of America’s Melville Cane Award.

on Women and Sexuality in the Novels of Thomas Hardy by Rosemarie Morgan

on Bad Art by Quentin Bell

on Ganado Red by Susan Lowell

Desire, Design, Amazement (on Labyrinths of Language: Symbolic Landscape and Narrative Design in Modern Fiction by Wendy B. Faris & Mi-Lou: Poetry and the Labyrinth of Desire by Stephen Owen)

Four from Prospero (on Collected Poems by Philip Larkin and Anthony Thwaite; Between Angels by Stephen Dunn; Groom Falconer by Norman Dubie; & Take Heart by Molly Peacock)

Believing in Iron

Lisa, the Widow, and Poetry

State Poetry Day