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The New Criterion

The New Criterion is probably more consistently worth reading than any other magazine in English.
- The Times Literary Supplement


X.J. Kennedy

X. J. Kennedy's new and selected poems were published in Spring 2007 by Johns Hopkins.


The enduring specter of E. A. Robinson (Features) , April 2007, 20
On the underappreciated American poet.

Snark watch (Books) , October 2006, 69
A review of "The Annotated Hunting of the Snark."

Meeting a friend again after thirty years (Poems) , September 2006, 71

Finding the tintype (Poems) , September 2006, 72

Edna St. Vincent Millay's doubly burning candles (Books) , September 2001, 96
A review of What My Lips Have Kissed: The Loves and Love Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay, by Daniel Mark Epstein, and Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay, by Nancy Milford.

Curiouser & curiouser (Books) , January 1997, 72
Review of a new biography of W. S. Gilbert by Jane W. Stedman & The Complete Annotated Gilbert & Sullivan edited by Ian Bradley

Testament & will (Books) , March 1996, 65

Orphan asylum (Books) , April 1993, 62
An review of Collected Poems, 1953-1993 by John Updike.

Sharing the score (Poems) , December 1992, 36

Larkin’s voice (Features) , February 1986, 16

Terse elegy for J. V. Cunningham (Poems) , October 1985, 50

Twelve dead, scores homeless (Poems) , October 1985, 51

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