Mephistos and Other Poems

Mephistos and Other Poems




Press Reviews

New York Journal of Books

"If you've enjoyed McClure’s writings in the past, this volume ought to recapture your poetic heart and rekindle your imagination. Indeed, 'Mephisto 20' was featured in The New Yorker a few years ago. 'You know me my my/white-haired adventures/on the cliff edge,' he wrote in that poem. If you haven't read his work yet, read him now while he’s still alive and still on the edge."—Jonah Raskin, New York Journal of Books


San Francisco Chronicle

"Mephistos is perhaps an open love letter to all of McClure's many fans who have followed him ever since he arrived in San Francisco from Kansas City more than half a century ago. We owe McClure thanks for the poems, plays, songs, novels and films. He became."—Jonah Raskin, San Francisco Chronicle

- San Francisco Chronicle