Interview: Clayton Eshleman

Bug: Unlike many poets, your poems cannot be easily divided. Themes, allusions, and images constantly return in them like recurring chords in a jazz solo. This got me wondering, do you see the poem as the destination of a poet's journey or as the map tracing the imagination's quest for greater comprehension? Clayton: While I… Continue reading Interview: Clayton Eshleman

Interview: Pierre Joris

Regenerative Diaspora: An Interview¬†with Pierre Joris Bug: The constant mental flux that seems to comprise your notion of nomadic poetics, is it an attempt to smash through prejudice, a preventative measure against cultural misunderstandings that have brought about things such as war and genocide? ¬†Pierre: Yes, of course, there is that way in which the… Continue reading Interview: Pierre Joris