Apr

15

2 poems by Brian Turner

“[Brian Turner’s]. . .prose is full of lyricism and transformative, incantatory power. A true citizen of the world, this ‘soldier poet’ takes a wide-lens view that can zoom into some delicious or shattering close-up any minute.” Enjoy two incredible and evocative poems by Brian Turner in Burrow Press Review: http://bit.ly/1EAMnwS Read a sample poem from […]

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Dec

11

Brian Turner’s “A (redacted) poem for the torture report”

Brian Turner’s newly published poem, “A (redacted) poem for the torture report,” focuses on the Senate Intel Committee’s Report on Torture. Read it here. Then, read a sample poem from Brian’s AJB collections, “Here, Bullet” and “Phantom Noise” (Image credit to The Guardian)

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Oct

31

Brian Turner News

Can’t get enough Brian Turner news? Check out these links! http://bit.ly/McClatchyTurner http://bit.ly/BrevityInterview http://bit.ly/TurnerMorristown And make sure you take a look at his new #memoir, “My Life as a Foreign Country.”

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Oct

01

Inaugural Alice James Award Submissions

The submission period for the Inaugural Alice James Award (previously the Beatrice Hawley Award) is open until November 1! Here’s a look at one of our past winners, Brian Turner, and his award-winning collection “Here, Bullet!” Check out our website for submission guidelines

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Sep

30

Brian Turner Interviewed by Boston’s NPR

AJB’s Brian Turner was interviewed on WBUR, Boston’s NPR! He talks about his memoir, “My Life as a Foreign Country.” It’s a great interview, just make sure you have your sound on because it is an audio file! Listen to it here In this interview, Brian really goes into the legacy of his time at […]

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Sep

12

Brian Turner over on “The Independent”

AJB’s Brian Turner, author of “Phantom, Noise” and “Here, Bullet,” is featured over on “The Independent” for his memoir, “My Life as a Foreign Country.” The article talks about the two separate parts of Brian: Brian the soldier versus Brian the poet, as well as how serving his country in Iraq has changed him. Definitely […]

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