All posts tagged Poetry

Beautiful Resilience: Conversations after an Earthquake

A storyteller’s account of Manabu Ikeda’s pen-and-ink commemoration of Japan’s earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster in 2011.

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On Care in Dark Times

How Emily Dickinson might tell the story of the Anthropocene.

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The Missile

A sonnet about an unexpected winter visitor.

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Edgy Stuff: February 2016 Recommendations

A special edition of our February 2016 recommendations from the Edge Effects editorial board, honoring Black History Month.

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Champion the turkey

Stories of Champions

A poem for Champion the turkey, who escaped the Thanksgiving table.

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Stopping by Working Woods on a Snowy Evening

A take on Robert Frost’s famous poem, adapted to reflect changes in Wisconsin forest ownership and conservation.

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Edgy Stuff: October 2015 Recommendations

October 2015 recommendations from the Edge Effects editorial board.

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One-Thirty to Three AM on a Train Through Eastern Ohio

A poem authored after many hours, spent alone, on a train.

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Edgy Stuff: July 2015 Recommendations

July 2015 recommendations from the Edge Effects editorial board.

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Dwelling with Place: Lorine Niedecker’s Ecopoetics

How can poetry, particularly the “ecopoetics” of Wisconsin poet Lorine Niedecker, help us dwell with our nonhuman places?

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