Monthly Archives: July 2014

Brecken Hancock’s exciting debut

Brecken Hancock. Broom Broom. (Coach House Books 2014). Somehow I’ve managed to miss Brecken Hancock’s work in magazines & chapbooks, but her bright, fizzy, fast & furious book, so full of energy, wit, & odd & jarring juxtapositions, definitely announces … Continue reading

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Sina Queyras & Elegy in the 21st Century: M x T

Sina Queyras. M x T. (Coach House Books 2014). How write elegy in the 21st Century? One way is to go back through all the layers of inscription to the beginnings (which in a way Ann Carson does), but the … Continue reading

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