Saturday, April 18, 2009

Darwin would have loved you

To celebrate the U.S. publication of Darwin: A Life in Poems by Knopf, Ruth Padel made a trip to New York, where she was photographed with some apes at the American Museum of Natural History.  

Charles McGrath, "Darwin's Descendant, on Origin of Poetry," New York Times (April 17, 2009).
Richard Holmes, "Giving to a blind man eyes," Guardian (March 14, 2009).
Ruth Padel, "My Other Life," Guardian/The Observer (February 22, 2009).
Ruth Padel's website (
'Nuffsiad, "Fifty-Two Ways to Leave Your Lover," The Poem (21 June 2003).