Free Beacon Temple Cone

Temple Cone is the author of four books of poetry, of which the most recently published is guzzle, from March Street Press. He has also published six poetry chapbooks, as well as reference works on Cormac McCarthy's The Road, Walt Whitman, and 20th-Century American Poetry. He is a professor of English at the U.S. Naval Academy.

Johnny Cash

Slurry and Whiskey

Review: Johnny Cash, 'Forever Words'

February 11, 2017

The Mountain and the Encircling Mist

Review: Rachel Corbett, 'You Must Change Your Life: The Story of Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin'

December 10, 2016
Sharon Olds

The Firebreak We’ve Been Waiting For

Review: Sharon Olds, 'Odes'

November 20, 2016
Maximilian Uriarte

‘I Hope You Find What You’re Looking For’

Review: Maximilian Uriarte, ‘The White Donkey: Terminal Lance’

September 4, 2016
Seamus Heaney

The Bough That Does Not Graft

Review: Seamus Heaney, trans., ‘Aeneid Book VI’

August 7, 2016

The Scarcity of Annie Dillard

Review: Annie Dillard, ‘The Abundance: Narrative Essays New and Old’

July 17, 2016

‘I Can Hear Death Pronounce My Name’

Review: Christopher Logue, ‘War Music: An Account of Homer’s Iliad’

June 18, 2016
Wislawa Szymborska

‘Hatred Knows How to Make Beauty’

Review: Wislawa Szymborska, ‘Map: Collected and Last Poems’

August 9, 2015

Exposed in a Southern Lens

Review: Sally Mann, ‘Hold Still’

June 21, 2015

He’s Not Wrong

Review: Steven Pinker’s ‘The Sense of Style’

October 25, 2014