Daniel Bosch will teach a course on Elegies & Epitaphs this fall at the Newberry Library in Chicago.

Terse Beauty

A landay is a traditional two-line Afghan verse form subversively appropriated by Afghan women to express themselves in ways prohibited by their society.

Out Loud

Poetry has been taken hostage by the academy, but former poet laureate Robert Pinsky rides to the rescue. By Daniel Bosch.