Mina Loy

The Early Poetry of Mina Loy

When the first issue of Others: A Magazine of the New Verse appeared in July 1915 – a new venture out of New Jersey headed by the poet and editor Alfred Kreymborg – it featured four short ‘Love Songs’ by Mina Loy. Loy at the time was lingering in Florence. Born as Mina Löwy on 27 December 1882 in London, her…