News
A Poet's Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Baba Badji '15
April 7, 2022

The role of the mother is also important across generations.

read more
News
A Poet's Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Taylor Zhang '21
February 24, 2022

Both of us love zines and comics and we used to talk forever about these little comics we read as kids.

read more
News
A Poet's Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Julia Guez '11 and Professor Samantha Zighelboim '11
January 27, 2022

How did you come to work on translating Equestrian Monuments together?   Julia Guez (JG): I got a letter from the Fulbright Commission in my second year at Columbia, awarding me a fellowship.

read more
News
A Poet’s Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Professor Jay Deshpande '12
December 1, 2021

The child speaker in “Before I Learned to Read” yearns to learn reading when the coloring page feels dissatisfying because of a lack of perfection.

read more
News
A Poet’s Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Professor Emily Skillings
November 3, 2021

One thing that stood out to me in “The Duke's Forest” is the phrase “public forest.

read more
News
A Poet’s Life: On Making, On Being, On Surviving with Professor Shane McCrae
October 12, 2021

Let's begin by speaking about what poetry even is.

read more