Representative Men

David Baker

The Orchard Green and Every Color

From the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of the Kenyon Review Bastards of the Reagan Era. Reginald Dwayne Betts. Four Way Books, 2015. 72 pp. $15.95. The Orchard Green and Every Color.…

December Micro-Reviews

Cynthia Manick. Blue Hallelujahs. Black Lawrence Press, 2016. 76 pgs. $15.95. In Blue Hallelujahs Cynthia Manick explores the weight of generational history through personal narrative. The speaker recalls events within…

An Iranian Tsvetaeva

Rebecca Gould

Mirror of Dew

Mirror of Dew: The Poetry of Ālam-Tāj Zhāle Qā’em-Maqāmi. Translated with commentary by Asghar Seyed-Gohrab. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2014. 224 pages. $24.95. Scholars of Persian poetry have had the…

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