Mpls reading June 2019

I am so pleased to be reading in Minneapolis with my long-time friend, Thomas R. Smith. Thomas is a poet, essayist, teacher and editor. Among his many publications are 15 books of poetry. He was also editor of Air Mail: The Letters of Robert Bly and Tomas Tranströmer (Graywolf Press).

Review of Deep Pockets

Richard Jarrette, author of Beso the Donkey and several other books of poetry, wrote this review.  In it, he quotes Dan Gerber, whose most recent book of poetry, Particles: New and Selected Poems, was published in 2017 by Copper Canyon Press.

Tomas Tranströmer

In Robert Bly’s introduction to his translations of the Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer, he writes:

One of the most beautiful qualities in [these] poems is the space we feel in them. Tomas Tranströmer