Mary Jo Bang
Mary Jo Bang

Mary Jo Bang's books include Elegy, which won the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award, and The Bride of E. She teaches at Washington University in St. Louis.

Classic Poems
Sept. 25 2012 6:15 AMThe Mythic Love PoemWhere white-hot sexuality and white-hot hatred meet.
Poem
May 4 2010 7:12 AM"After the Fact"
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Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.