Author Archives: Shira Dentz

Post-Publication Book Prize!

Sisyphusina won the generous Eugene Paul Nassar Poetry Prize 2021 for a poetry collection by an Upstate New York poet. A reading will be scheduled soon in connection to the award; please stay tuned!

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Interviewed in Waxwing

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new poems in Gulf Coast

I love the writing that Gulf Coast has been publishing, so am especially thrilled to have two new poems in the newest issue— “Hyrax Syntax” and “Umblical dot”—and you can find them here

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Taylor Swift as Books, today

Taylor Swift as Books liked my new book, Sisyphusina (Pank Books), on Instagram yesterday!

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new at TAGVVERK Magazine

“Subterranean Fires”

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at Intercapillary Space Press

Michael Peverett closely reads “Penmanship of Trees,” a poem in my book how do i net thee (Salmon Poetry), and places it within the context of my other books, including Sisyphusina (PANK Books), in his review at Intercapillary Space (based … Continue reading

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new at Anti-Heroin Chic Magazine

“An early sandwich” and “Indoors, we watch the wind press against things”

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Poetry Society of America // “In Their Own Words”

You can read more about Sisyphusina in this feature at POETRY SOCIETY OF AMERICA : Shira Dentz on “Sisyphusina”

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Interview in Kenyon Review

POETRY TODAY: TRUST AND IDEALISM • Poetry Today features living poets answering questions about poetry and poetics. You can read Ruben Quesada’s interview with me about Sisyphusina in Kenyon Review here

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Sisyphusina reviewed in Colorado Review

Here are two excerpts from Cody Stetzel’s review of Sisyphusina in Colorado Review: What I admire about Sisyphusina is that whether through time, the self, or the image at work, there is an attempt at definition even if it is … Continue reading

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