Stephen Ratcliffe?¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢s latest books of poetry are Portraits & Repetition (The Post-Apollo Press, 2002) and SOUND/(system) (Green Integer, 2002). Recent poems have appeared in 1913, Chain, Denver Quarterly, P-QUEUE, New American Writing, LIT, Bombay Gin, Common Knowledge, War & Peace, Conjunctions and NO. Listening to Reading, a book of essays on sound/shape and meaning in ?¢‚Ç¨?ìexperimental?¢‚Ç¨? poetry, was published by SUNY Press in 2000. He has recently completed a 1,000 page book of poems called HUMAN / NATURE (1,000 poems written in 1,000 consecutive days). He lives in Bolinas, California where he surfs every day and publishes Avenue B books, and teaches at Mills College in Oakland.
By Mona Kareem
JUNE 2019 | Poetry
Mona Kareem is the author of three poetry collections in Arabic and the 2019 Poet-in-Residence at Poetry International in Rotterdam. These poems are from her first poetry manuscript in English.
By Joyce Beckenstein
APR 2019 | ArtSeen
HockneyVan Gogh: The Joy of Nature is unabashedly a David Hockney (b. 1937) exhibition but with a twist, it winds the modern master's works around his lifelong fascination with Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890).
By Alan C. Braddock
JUNE 2019 | Critics Page
Featuring more than 100 works of art from 70 museums, Natures Nation explores three centuries of creative activity by diverse makers in a range of media.
By Tony Leuzzi
SEPT 2017 | Books
In the James Kriegsmann, Jr. photograph that adorns the cover of Second Nature, Patricia Carlin’s new collection of poetry, a grafted orange tree laden with fruit rises from a square of dirt among cobblestones.