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Explore Professor Stephen Burt's article, "Is American Poetry Still a Thing?" and corresponding response commentaries. All content will be published in the second issue of American Literary History Volume 28. UPDATE: Read Stephen Burt's response to the commentaries below.

Is American Poetry Still a Thing? Stephen Burt


American Poetry: What, Me Worry? Meredith L. McGill

Just the Thing? Stephen Burt on American Poetry Peter Nicholls

“That Thing You Do” Aldon Nielsen

“Listening for Something”: A Response to Stephen Burt Josephine Park

Lines and Circles: Transnationalizing American Poetry Studies Jahan Ramazani

Saying It Again: Ideas, Things, and Poetry in the Americas Adalaide Morris

The Once and Future Thing: A Response to Stephen Burt Oren Izenberg


A Response to the Commentaries from Stephen Burt



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