Calvin Trillin Archive

Round-Up: NEW YORKER Poem Controversy, PEN/Faulkner Award, and Rare Shakespeare First Folio

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From a New Yorker poem sparking widespread criticism to a newly discovered First Folio, here’s what went on last week in literary news: Controversy arose last week around a poem by Calvin Trillin published in The New Yorker. The poem, titled “Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?”, sparked criticism from

Found Poetry 101: The Restaurant Menu

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RAVIOLI AI QUATTRO FORMAGGI Tuscan Kitchen: Salem, New Hampshire Delicate pasta pillows stuffed— with hand dipped ricotta burrata, fontina and parmigiano cheeses. Light brown butter pan sauce, shaved black truffles. ($15) In the amount of time it took my waiter to return with my glass of sparking Prosecco andthe