Rachel Loden's home page




My registration card for the Berkeley Poetry Conference

Read three new poems in Jacket 33

A recent poem ("What the Gravedigger Needs") at the New American Writing site

Or another new poem from The Dangerfield Files

Tuck into The Dangerfield Conundrum, the roundtable on humor and poetry
I edited with K. Silem Mohammad (including contributions from
George Bowering, Maxine Chernoff, Katie Degentesh, Gabriel Gudding, Ange Mlinko,
D. A. Powell, Ron Silliman, and Gary Sullivan)

Check out an entry from The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Poets and Poetry on my work

Go to the Hotel Imperium home page
and read excerpts from reviews
in Publishers Weekly, Rain Taxi Review of Books, and elsewhere

Read reviews of The Richard Nixon Snow Globe
at the Wild Honey Press site (but if you want a copy, write to me: rloden at gmail dot com )

Take in a poem from my prizewinning chapbook, The Last Campaign
at the Hudson Valley Writers' Center site
and order a copy

Read my interview with Kate Greenstreet
on how first books change (or don't change) poets' lives at Every Other Day

Kent Johnson's provocative interview with me in Jacket

Or a third interview (with Lance Phillips) at Here Comes Everybody

Read two poems from my chapbook The Richard Nixon Snow Globe in Jacket
and Marjorie Perloff's fascinating discussion of the opening lines
of the first "Duino Elegy" (and much else, sweeping in "My Angels, Their Pink Wings")

Check out John Latta's brilliant comment on my poem "The USNS COMFORT Sails to the Gulf" at Hotel Point
(scroll down that page a bit to find it)

Link to Tom Clark's review of Hotel Imperium in The San Francisco Chronicle

or the original (elegant) version of that review in Jacket

Read eight poems from Hotel Imperium in Jacket

Link to Melanie Rehak's review of Hotel Imperium in Salon

Or Joel Brouwer's review in The Boston Review
(scroll down that page a little to see it)

Read Kathleen Crown's review from American Letters & Commentary

Connect to Joseph Safdie's review in Read Me

Check out a Canadian review of Hotel Imperium by Colin Morton

Email me (or get a hand-signed book): rloden at gmail dot com