A List of Things to Ask Yourself When You’re Making a List of Poets

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5. Have I looked at poets who write about poetry?

The Volta publishes poets writing about poetry. Their “Evening Will Come” section boasts incredible essays on poetics from Dawn Lundy Martin and Janice Lee, as well as a tribute issue to the late Jake Adam York. Another exciting resource is Boog City, a community newspaper curated by poets and writers in East New York and Philadelphia.