Showing posts from August, 2019

Mourning Songs: Poems of Sorrow and Beauty

Poet, teacher and critic Grace Schulman is the editor of Mourning Songs: Poems of Sorrow and Beauty published in 2019 by New Directions. Ms. Schulman presented the work in July at Canios Books in Sag Harbor. The readers are: Paul Genega , Julie Sheehan, Philip Schultz, Terese Svoboda and Ms. Schulman.   They read the work of poets William Carlos Williams, Li Po, Emily Dickenson,  Federico Garcia Lorca,   Elizabeth Bishop, Ben Johnson Ms. Svoboda and more: listen here: Works by Paul Genega include Sculling on the Lethe from Salmon Publishing. Julie Sheehan’s poetry includes the collections Orient Point , and Bar Book from W.W. Norton. Philip Schultz received the Pulitzer prize for his poetry collection Failure in 2008 . His latest collection is Luxury from WW Norton in 2018 . Terese Svoboda’s poetry and prose works include: Great American Desert Stories from Mad Creek Books in 2019. Grace Shulman’s work includes the poetry collection