Illuminations

Dream

by Eileen Myles

Close to the
door in
my dream the
small signs

I saw a brown
sign with wisdom
on it
I saw a brown
one leaning
with wisdom
on it

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How Jericho Brown endured a violent childhood, got a new name and received a Guggenheim Fellowship. Read on.
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PBS Newshour


Peter Balakian explains to Newshour's Jeffrey Brown how poetry helped him cope as he discovered the trauma of his history.
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Armenian Award


Peter Balakian is awarded Armenia's 2015 Presidential award for significant contribution to the process of the recognition of the Armenian Genocide.  
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Open Source Radio


Christopher Lydon talks to Eileen Myles about the democratic virtue of individualism: in gender and sexuality, politics and aesthetics.
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Lambda Literary


Eileen Myles will receive the Lambda Literary Arts Pioneer Award on June 6th.
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November 9-13, 2016

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