This Condensery: Poets On Mentorship

Curated by Jennifer Bartlett


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Jennifer Bartlett
An Introduction: On Being Mentored by Books (HTML | PDF)



In Interview

All interviews conducted by Jennifer Bartlett


Arielle Greenberg and Rachel Zucker (HTML | PDF)

Joanna Fuhrman and Susanna Fry (HTML | PDF)

Shin Yu Pai and Renee Rossi (HTML | PDF)

Jennifer Firestone and Eileen Myles (HTML | PDF)



Essays & Poems

Jen Benka
For Muriel (HTML | PDF)

Susanna Fry & Joanna Fuhrman
Voracious Weather (collaborative poem) (HTML | PDF)

Poems by Renée Rossi & Shin Yu Pai:

Renée Rossi
Three Poems (HTML | PDF)

Shin Yu Pai
Meat Stone (HTML | PDF)



Excerpts from Women Poets on Mentorship: Efforts & Affections

Edited by Arielle Greenberg and Rachel Zucker; forthcoming in May 2008.
All excerpts are reprinted with the permission of the University of Iowa Press.

“Women Poets on Mentorship: Efforts & Affections” cover


Rachel Zucker and Arielle Greenberg
On My Poetry Mentors (HTML | PDF)

Elizabeth Treadwell
On Working with Paula Gunn Allen (HTML | PDF)

Katy Lederer
On Working with Lyn Hejinian (HTML | PDF)

Kristen Prevallet
On Working with Anne Waldman (HTML | PDF)



Author Biographies (HTML | PDF)