Spotlights

Favorite Poems: Islam, Hopkins

August 25, 2015

Neelanjana Banerjee and Frank Stewart At the 2015 Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference this year, our team at tatestreet.org were excited to kick off a new collaboration between Tate Street, Robert Pinsky, and the Favorite Poem Project (favoritepoem.org). The FPP was created by [...]

Favorite Poems: Johnson, Owen

August 11, 2015

  Alicia Ostriker and L. Lamar Wilson At the 2015 Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference this year, our team at tatestreet.org were excited to kick off a new collaboration between Tate Street, Robert Pinsky, and the Favorite Poem Project (favoritepoem.org). The FPP was [...]

Favorite Poems: Wheatley, Carroll

May 26, 2015

Beware the Jabberwock! In this installment of Favorite Poem Project documentaries, we watch a mother and daughter read Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky." We'll also listen to Cornelius Eady share the strength of "On Being Brought from Africa to America" by Phillis Wheatley. [...]

Writing Advice for the Ages

April 16, 2015

At AWP this year, we asked participants a different question every day. Day 1, we wanted some advice, some clarity, some encouragement on how to make it in this small, tiny, fishbowl of a world. What advice would you give? [...]