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Posted on 8/5/2018
Suzanne Lummis, noted practitioner and exponent of noir poetry, continues her series on poems inspired by mid-20th Century hardboiled films and fiction and their relevance in today's world. Her most recent collection is Open 24 Hours (Lynx House Press, 2014). Her poems have appeared in the 2011 Knopf "Everyman's Pocket Poets" anthology, Killer Verse: Poems of Murder and Mayhem, and many publications, including The New Yorker, Antioch Review, Ploughshares, Plume, and The American Journal of Poetry.