Category Archives: persona poems

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #182: Valerie Nieman

Valerie Nieman has revealed 4 novels and three books of poetry. Her writing captures the spirit of a lady making an attempt to outlive within the pure, and typically supernatural, world. In her poems, nature is usually concurrently lovely and merciless. Leopard Woman: A Life in Verse, Nieman’s newest poetry assortment from Press 53, signifies […]

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Sally Wen Mao

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club chats with Sally Wen Mao about her newest assortment Oculus (Graywolf, January 2019), yellow face in movie, and discovering hope within the face of the historical past of discrimination. That is an edited transcript of the guide membership dialogue. Each month the Rumpus Poetry Book Club hosts a web-based dialogue with the guide membership […]