Lines Ballet uses language of dance to keep language

San Francisco Chronicle, May 5th, 2017


Choreographer Alonzo King sets new work to crisis of vanishing words

The Mercury news, May 2nd, 2017


The PEN is mightier than chief twit’s tweets

The Villager, January 19th, 2017


Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour, September 23rd, 2015


A Loss For Words: Can A Dying Language Be Saved?

Judith Thurman, The New Yorker, March 30th 2015



Bob Holman, Brooklyn Rail, April 2nd 2015


What does the world lose when a language dies?

Jeffrey Brown, PBS, January 27th 2015


language portraits: Bob Holman on the Nuyorican, oral tradition, and how poetry led him to activism.

Adam Plunkett, Poetry Foundation, January 21st 2015.


fully ourselves

Megan Zlatos, Anchorage Press, October 22, 2015


Slam Poet Bob Holman Tracks Endangered Languages in New Film

Jeanne Carstensen, KQED, January 22, 2015


What's Lost When a Language Dies?

The Takeaway, WNYC, Jan 23, 2015


My Poetic New York

The New York Post, March 17th, 2013


poetry gets some poetic justice

Richard Morgan, Wall Street Journal, August 28th 2013


On the Road with Bob Holman

Stephanie Nikolopoulos, BOMB Magazine, April 12, 2012, 



Stephanie Nikolopoulos, The Brooklyn Rail, December 10th 2011


bob holman: master of all things poetry

WNYC News, March 31st 2008, 


PUBLIC LIVES: A Poet (and Proprietor) Is a Beacon in the Bowery

New York Times,Nov 12th, 2002


sudden def

Henry Louis Gates, The New Yorker, June 19th 1995