Check out the new books featured on Utne.com this month.
Read this poem, based on four photographs of the lynching of Laura Nelson and her son in 1911 near Okemah, Oklahoma.
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Poetry now is more reflective of the makeup, tensions, desires, and needs of a broader swath of Americans than ever before.
Five meditations on the future of opera.
Ali Liebegott’s new book circles death like a buzzard.
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How the Broadway hit has crafted a new American civic myth