Francine Fialkoff

About Francine Fialkoff

Francine Fialkoff ( is Editor-in-Chief, Library Journal.

Poetry’s Appeal | Library Journal’s Day of Dialog

Stressing that there are no rules when it comes to art, Robert Pinsky says “a poem is not a challenge to say something smart…. A poem should not ‘mean’ but ‘be.’” And if you’re having trouble understanding it, “read it aloud.”