"Either way, the strength of the book (which [Robert] Pinsky compiled with the aid of series editor David Lehman) is its sense of subjectivity, the way these poems illustrate their editor’s aesthetic, and in so doing, tell us something of how poetry operates in the world." by David L. Ulin, Los Angeles Times Book Critic, April 9, 2013.
Read the full review here.
Read excerpts from The Best of the Best American Poetry here.
Join Guest Editor Robert Pinsky and Series Editor David Lehman and leading poets as they launch this historic volume: Thursday, April 11, 2013. 7:00 PM. The New School, 66 West 12th Street, New York City. Details here.