The Strangest of Theatres: Poets Writing Across Borders

Brian Turner, Jared Hawkley, and Susan Rich, editors
Published in 2013
by McSweeney’s Books

An anthology of essays by poets such as Kazim Ali, Elizabeth Bishop, Naomi Shihab Nye, Nick Flynn, Yusef Komunyakaa, Claudia Rankine, and Alissa Valles whose travels have informed their writing. The book also includes practical resources for finding work abroad, applying for fellowships and residencies, funding a trip, obtaining proper travel documents, and attending to other cultural considerations.


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