Review of Bridgford’s Bully Pulpit

My review of Kim Bridgford’s _Bully Pulpit_ appears in the Sunday, April 7th edition of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Here’s the link:


Picking up a poetry volume titled Bully Pulpit, you might expect a fair amount of sermonizing, given the book’s focus on victimization.┬áKim Bridgford’s collection rails with anticipated gusto; it provides balm to the injured and lashes back at the guilty, stopping just short of marching them behind the barn to cut their own switch…

Reviewed by Kelly McQuain