Elizabeth Bishop & The New Yorker

These Fine Mornings

White Summer

Online Work


Online Work


The Sublime
Wattenmeer Means Cottonsea
To Katharine: At Fourteen Months
First Snow
To Andrew: at Three Months
Gabriella Muenter
Reading with Elizabeth Spires
When You Were Small I Wanted to Go Back to When  


"Swinging through the Years": Elizabeth Bishop and "The End of March"
Elizabeth Bishop's Brazil Letters and Poems
Pulled by the Hair: Deborah Digges and the Power of Myth
In Memoriam: Wislawa Szymborska
Here and There: Wislawa Szymborska and the Grand Narrative
On Art and Katrina: Brad Richard’s Motion Studies
Review of David Kirby's The Biscuit Joint: Poems
When Time is Running Out: John Koethe's ROTC Kills
Review of Lucie Brock-Broido's Stay, Illusion
Review of Jonterri Gadson's Pepper Girl   
Review of T. J. Jarrett's Ain't No Grave
Microreview of Jamaal May's Hum
Review of Anne Carson's Nay Rather, Anne Michaels' Correspondences, and Matthea Harvey's If the Tabloids are True What are You?
"On Poetry, Women, and Wanderers"

Guest Blog Posts

On Discovering Elizabeth Bishop
On Finding the Elizabeth Bishop-New Yorker Correspondence

Harvard Review Online
Harriet Q&A
Washington City Paper 
To the Best of Our Knowledge
English Department, University of Maryland
Four Questions for Farsickness
Balancing the Tide: Motherhood and the Arts