News & Press


Human Directional Reviewed in the Idaho Statesman:
http://www.idahostatesman.com/entertainment/books/article111223382.html


Raptosh's poem featured in the Poets.org/National Parks Services "Imagine Your Parks" Project
https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/american-zebra-praise-song-hagerman-fossil-beds-national-monument


Raptosh Interviewed about Human Directional on The Poetry Show, Radio Boise, June, 2016:

Diane Raptosh interview on The Poetry Show, Radio Boise, June 2016 Interview


Raptosh to publish Human Directional, a new book of poems, in fall 2016. Read about it here:

http://www.collegeofidaho.edu/blog/news/2015/06/18/c-i-s-raptosh-release-new-poetry-book


Listen to American Amnesiac as an audio book:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/i4yfyz8l3d0q3l2/American%20Amnesiac.mp3?dl=0

Raptosh gives TEDx Talk: "Poetry, Democracy, and the Hope of Sounds"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZGAokimTzo0

Raptosh discusses American Amnesiac with Ohio inmates (October 21, 2014):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hi81BfHqopk

Interview in Go Magazine, LaGrande, OR:

http://www.gonortheastoregon.com/2014/10/15/roundhouse-writers-share-their-trade-secrets/

Raptosh Featured in Roundhouse Reading Series, Eastern Oregon University, Wed., October 15, 7:00 PM
http://www.gonortheastoregon.com/2014/10/08/roundhouse-reading-series-unfolds-oct-15/


Is Poetry Dead? From the New York Times, July 28, 2014

Never.

“I just stood there with a mike like a lounge lizard, reading poems and leading haiku exercises,” say I on reading poetry in a moving school bus.

View the NY Ttimes article here


“Raptosh Quoted in Front-Page New York Times Story”: KIVI TV
http://kivitv.video.jrn.com/Idaho-poet-quoted-in-New-York-Times-26463244

“Is Poetry Dead?” Raptosh answers.



Reviews
Review of American Amnesiac from Canada:
http://artsites.uottawa.ca/margento/2014/10/24/diane-raptosh-american-amnesiac-the-nonself-as-a-thousand-localities/

May 26, 2014
Monday’s Muse piece on Idaho Writer in Residence Position and more
http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/monday-muse-idahos-writer-in-residence.html

April 18, 2014

Review of American Amnesiac in the Hartskill Review:
http://hartskillreview.wordpress.com/2014/04/18/review-of-american-amnesiac-by-diane-raptosh/

April 11, 2014
Review of American Amnesiac in Rain Taxi:
http://www.raintaxi.com/american-amnesiac/

February 3, 2014
Review of American Amnesiac in Newpages.com:
http://www.newpages.com/bookreviews/2014-02-03/#American-Amnesiac-Diane-Raptosh

December 6th, 2013
Read reviews of American Amnesiac in Goodreads:
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16057080-american-amnesiac

September 28, 2013
Weave Magazine published Marc J. Sheehan’s review of American Amnesiac
http://www.weavemagazine.net/2013/09/a-possible-decency-review-of-diane.html


What's New

March 31, 2014
Idaho Commission on the Arts Piece about Writer-in-Residence position
http://www.arts.idaho.gov/writers/current.aspx

March 12, 2014

Extended interview and Three New Poems from Human Directional in Educe Journal, Issue 5:
http://educejournal.com/

January 26, 2014

Story in the Idaho Free Press
http://www.idahopress.com/members/writer-diane-raptosh-reaches-out/article_e73484a2-8633-11e3-a614-0019bb2963f4.html

January 8th, 2014
Puchcart Prize nominations from Educe Journal for two poems from her new manuscript, Human Directional
http://educejournal.com/2013/12/05/pushcart-nominations-2/

December 28, 2013:
“This from the Evanston, IL, Public Library”
http://evanstonpubliclibrary.wordpress.com/tag/diane-raptosh/

September 17, 2013

The National Book Foundation released the Long list for the 2013 National Book Award in Poetry, and American Amnesiac was one of the books included.
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/09/17/exclusive-the-national-book-awards-longlist-for-poetry.html

And this from the Boise Weekly
http://www.boiseweekly.com/Cobweb/archives/2013/09/17/diane-raptosh-named-to-national-book-award-long-list-for-poetry

Story about the nomination and her other awards from The College of Idaho
http://www.collegeofidaho.edu/ourstories/diane-raptosh

“The Next Big Thing: blog, a writers’ bloghop
http://dianeraptosh.blogspot.com/

The front page of The Newer York features excerpts from American Amnesiac:
http://www.theneweryork.com/change-excerpt-american-amnesiac/


Interviews

Interview in Roar Magazine
http://moonspitpoetry.com/2014/07/16/languages-tag-along-an-interview-with-poet-diane-raptost/

Interview on the Poetry Show. Thank you to Daphne Stanford
Poetry Show Interview with Diane Raptosh 031614.mp3

Interview in CutBank Literary Magazine. Thank you to Allison Linville
http://www.cutbankonline.org/2014/01/07/interviews-diane-raptosh/

Interview on Poets Quarterly. Thank you to Nin Andrews

http://www.poetsquarterly.com/2013/10/interview-with-diane-raptosh.html

Interview from “The Next Big Thing,” blog, a writers’ bloghop

http://dianeraptosh.blogspot.com/

May 18, 2013
The Idaho Statesman story on Raptosh being named Idaho Writer-in-Residence (2013-2016) and Boise Poet Laureate (2013)
http://www.idahostatesman.com/2013/05/18/2578242/thevoiceboiseof.html
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January, 2013
Raptosh named first ever Boise Poet Laureate
http://www.boise150.org/projects/city/boise-poet-laureate/


New Poems

Hear Diane read from American Amnesiac
http://occupypoetry.org/diane-raptosh/

“Numbers Ode” from manuscript-in-progress Human Directional
published in Blast Furnace, April 2013

http://www.blastfurnacepress.com/2013/04/blast-furnace-volume-3-issue-1.html

Poem from Human Directional published in The Meadowland Review, Summer 2013
http://www.themeadowlandreview.com/