Category Archives: Elsewhere

How Iowa Flattened Literature – The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education

The building of the Creative Writing Workshop as a CIA funded weapon against the Commies? Gotta love it! The workshop is dead, long live the workshop! How Iowa Flattened Literature – The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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Claudia Serea Reads at Porter Contemporary

Claudia Serea, a recent contributor to The 2River View, recently read a few poems at the Porter Contemporary in New York City. Serea, as well as two other poets, read poems related to The Price of Everything, a solo exhibit by Jeannie … Continue reading

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Bryan Cranston from Breaking Bad reads “Ozymandias”

2River’s a big fan of Breaking Bad and think it’s cool that the show makes use of good poetry. Here I-am-the-danger reads a poem that perhaps points to his fall.

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Andrew Oerke Dies Suddenly

Andrew Oerke has died unexpectedly, though he had had some long-standing health problems from his time in Africa. His poems have appeared in The New Yorker, The New Republic, Poetry, and in numerous other magazines. In 2006, African Stiltdancer and … Continue reading

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Celebrate with Superstition Review

If you’re in Phoenix or within driving distance on Thursday, April 25, be sure to attend the launching party of the 11th issue of  Superstition Review, the online literary magazine at Arizona State University. The celebratory occasion will take place at the Mesa Arts … Continue reading

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Sally Van Doren at Poem-A-Day

“Call Us” by  Sally Van Doren, who most recently appeared here in the Spring 2012 issue of The 2River View, was selected as the September 4 Poem-A-Day by the Academy of American Poets.

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