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August 18, 2012

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What a great collection of poets ! I can't wait. I am marking my calendar!

Here's a lovingly satirical piece on the BAP canon:

http://scarriet.wordpress.com/2011/03/13/nooch-reflects-on-his-one-year-anniversary/

time ago when I taught at Emerson College I required the students in my poetry workshops to buy the BAP each September . . . this new one looks equal in value to the earlier volumes . . . the only thing wrong with this annual anthol, as I'm sure many others have pointed out, is that it never includes any of the masterful poems published each year by David Lehman—

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