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Poems by Yvonne Rainer Editor's Choice at Bomb

Corinna Copp at Bomb Magazine highlights Poems as an Editor's Choice. She writes, "Poems is Yvonne Rainer’s first collection. The legendary artist wrote about 30 of them over the course of a year, as she has mentioned in her memoir Feelings Are Facts. Somehow unwaveringly private yet resistant to narrative, the poems’ distaste for abstraction or even remotely decorative language is a testament to Rainer’s respect for poetry’s inherent integrity as a form already telling." Read the rest at Bomb.