” Concrete poets continue to turn out beautiful things, but to me they’re more visual than oral, and they almost really belong on the wall rather than in a book. I haven’t the least idea of where poetry is going. “


” I do read everything that we publish. We usually have to have two or three votes for a book before we take it on. So in that sense I suppose it is an orchestra. “


” Often something comes in from which you can see that the person is good, the book may not be perfect as it is, and the person doesn’t want to do a re-write. That’s something we do almost nothing of. “


” There are numerous cases of that, where one of our writers discovers another writer whom he likes, and we then take that book on. So it’s a very close relationship. We can do that because we’re so small. “



All 4 James Laughlin Quotes about Book in picture


Concrete poets continue to turn out beautiful things, but to me they
I do read everything that we publish. We usually have to have two or three votes for a book before we take it on. So in that sense I suppose it is an orchestra.


Often something comes in from which you can see that the person is good, the book may not be perfect as it is, and the person doesn
There are numerous cases of that, where one of our writers discovers another writer whom he likes, and we then take that book on. So it
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