The Academy of American Poets is for people who love poetry. Our membership is nearly 9,000 strong and growing, and our programs reach over 20 million people every year. Our programs include, the Poets Forum, Poem in Your Pocket Day, National Poetry Month, American Poet magazine, the Poem-A-Day email series, the Poetry Audio Archive, educational initiatives, readings and events, awards and prizes, and so much more. We’ve been doing this since 1934, and we still think it's fun.

Follow us on:   Facebook   &   Twitter

Porch Light (lamp and chair) by Joshua Beckman & Jon Beacham is now finished. Copies are available for sale here:

A book of 27 poems by Joshua Beckman and 8 collages by Jon Beacham. The result of a creative friendship and an ongoing discussion, Porch Light brings together work made between 2009 and 2012. The book was hand set and printed letterpress, with the collages printed color offset. Signatures sewn by hand, and bound into letterpress wrappers. 300 copies. Summer 2012.

(via thebrotherinelysium-deactivated)

Posted on July 26th, 2012
240 notes
  1. the-calm-lunatic reblogged this from wavepoetry
  2. elkrunningfromwolves reblogged this from wavepoetry
  3. kassandra-marriel-lee reblogged this from wavepoetry
  4. wavepoetry reblogged this from poetsorg and added:
    Joshua Beckman and Jon Beacham recently sat down with the Brooklyn Rail to discuss the making of Porch Light (lamp and...
  5. myrtlestreet reblogged this from espergesia
  6. hiveandwarehouse reblogged this from poetsorg
  7. mjsendon reblogged this from poetsorg