Thursday, January 19, 2012
Friday, January 6, 2012
Ring in the New Year with a wonderful new poetry site:
Contributing editors include Susan Briante, Laynie Browne, Julie Carr, Don Mee Choi, Noah Eli Gordon, John Keene, Dawn Lundy Martin, J. Michael Martinez, Farid Matuk, Sawako Nakayasu, Chris Nealon, Brandon Shimoda, Cedar Sigo, Johanna Skibsrud, and Cathy Wagner.
The Volta is home to the following:
FRIDAY FEATURE, a weekly in-depth review of a recent poetry book,
starting with a review of Christine Deavel's Woodnote by Sara Renee Marshall.
With Reviews Editors Noah Eli Gordon, John Melillo, and Daniel Moysaenko.
MEDIUM, a weekly video or poemfilm by a poet,
starting with a new video of Rae Armantrout.
WIth video editors Julia Cohen, Patrick Culliton, Kate Greenstreet,
Max Greenstreet, Laura Mullen, and Mathias Svalina.
EVENING WILL COME, a monthly journal of poetics,
with new pieces for January by Shane McCrae, Rusty Morrison, Boyer Rickel, & Elizabeth Robinson.
With continuing contributing editors Rosa Alcalá, Nathan Brown, Brian Foley,
Tim Johnson, Dorothea Lasky, Summer Robinson, and Evie Shockley.
THEY WILL SEW THE BLUE SAIL, a monthly journal of poetry,
with new poems by Noelle Kocot, Susan Briante, & Harmony Holiday
TREMOLO, featuring a single interview with a poet each month,
with a revamped interview with Tyrone Williams,
and Andy Fitch also on board as an interviews editor.
The Volta will also host a NEWS page on our tumblr site, for poetry-related items of interest.
With Oren Silverman and Nathaniel Otting as news editors as well.
The Volta: http://www.