The Common Good

Robert Hirschfield

Robert Hirschfield is a New York City-based freelance writer.

Articles by Robert Hirschfield

Denise Levertov: A Poet's Life. University of Illinois Press.

A Poet's Revolution: The Life of Denise Levertov. University of California Press.

Marking the centennial of pacifist poet William Stafford

The rabbi recognized poetry as November's calling and inveighed against his betrayal of it.

In New York City, an activist group of homeless and formerly homeless people challenges the powers that be.

Orange Alert: Essays on Poetry, Art, and the Architecture of Silence. And, Fasting For Ramadan: Notes from a Spiritual Practice.