How to Visualize Poetry — And How Not to
Design Observer's poetry editor, Adam Plunkett, gives us a primer on visual poetry.
A poem by Philip Schultz.
Speaking Typography: Letter as Image as Sound
Just as a poet weaves the intent of his poem into its sound and craft, so did Lissitzky, as designer, hope to marry intent with the typography and the design of the book itself. But did he?
Card Shark (a Poem)
A visual poem from Debbie Millman's new book Self Portrait as Your Traitor
Composing in Space: Tactile Poetry of Farhad Fozouni
A review of work by Iranian graphic designer Farhad Fozouni.
An excerpt from Bough Down
, Karen Green's transcendent book about surviving her husband's suicide.
A poem by Dennis O'Driscoll.
Poem from Behind a Gorilla Mask
Poem from Behind a Gorilla Mask by James Arthur.
Dom Sylvester Houédard's Cosmic Typewriter
Dom Sylvester Houédard: Benedictine monk, champion of concrete poetry, and master of the “typestract.”
William Butler Yeats
A poem by William Butler Yeats.
'Ecologic Sonnet', a visual poem by Fernando Aguiar.
07.20.12: Claudia Rankine and John Lucas
A poem on film by Claudia Rankine and John Lucas.
J.G. Ballard's Terminal Documents
A speculative visual interpretation of one of the surreal image lists in J.G. Ballard’s experimental novel The Atrocity Exhibition.
The Art of Poetry
Debbie Millman interview Poetry
magazine editor Christian Wiman, plus a slideshow of 67 Poetry
"A View of the Sea"
A poem by J.D. McClatchy.
"Five Houses Down"
Five Houses Down, a poem by Christian Wiman.
Q, a poem by Sharon Olds.
Negligent Worldicide, a poem by Chase Twichell.