Listen and follow Still ProcessingApple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher “Who is us? What is us? Is there even such a concept as an Asian-American…View More Cathy Park Hong
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At Main Street Dear Diary: In fall 1969, I was a college freshman commuting from Bayside into Manhattan via bus and subway. On one particular…View More ‘By the Time We Reached Main Street, I Had Lost Sight of Him ’
The poets are forever telling us to look for this kind of peace, to stuff ourselves with sweetness, to fill ourselves up with loveliness. They…View More Thank God for the Poets
Take out your headphones, put down your phone and listen to New York Times journalism narrated by the reporters who wrote the story. Written and…View More Hunter Biden’s Memoir, Translating Amanda Gorman and Learning to Love Cardboard: The Week in Narrated Articles
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Literary figures and newspaper columnists across Europe have been arguing for weeks about what these decisions mean, turning Gorman’s poem into the latest flash point…View More Amanda Gorman’s Poetry United Critics. It’s Dividing Translators.
Rappers have an obvious advantage over page-born poets when it comes to rhythm. But poets can shape rhythm, too, through patterns of stress, as well…View More The Artists Dismantling the Barriers Between Rap and Poetry
“The scene shows fewer tumbrils, but more spaced-out citizens in painted cars. And they have strange license plates and engines that devour America.” Lawrence Ferlinghetti…View More Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Poet Who Nurtured the Beats, Dies at 101
In her short but already momentous career, the 22-year-old poet Amanda Gorman has accomplished a stunning series of firsts. At 19, she became the country’s…View More Amanda Gorman is the first poet to perform for the Super Bowl.