Tracy Zeman

The Interiority of the Mined Earth and Its Inhabitants: A Review of The Sea Came Up & Drowned

The Sea Came Up & Drowned, Rachel Jamison Webster’s fourth book, is a collection of poems extracted from John McPhee’s Pulitzer Prize winning nonfiction book Annals of the Former World. Webster’s “mined” poems are about actual mining, and how through excavation humans have gained knowledge about the earth’s interior and […]