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Now… on with the titles that currently have our attention!



Kweku Abimbola, Saltwater Demands a Psalm (Graywolf Press, April 2023).

Sarah Ghazal Ali, Theophanies (Alice James Books, January 2024).

Kimberly Alidio, Teeter (Nightboat Books, August 2023).

Walter Ancarrow, Etymologies (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

Alice Attie, Bending into the Light (The University of Chicago Press, May 2023).

J. Mae Barizo, Tender Machines (Tupelo Press, May 2023).

Dan Beachy-Quick, Wind—Mountain—Oak: The Poems of Sappho (Tupelo Press, February 2023). 

Bruce Beasley, Prayershreds (Orison Books, April 2023).

Heather Bourbeau, Monarch (Cornerstone Press, March 2023).

Ana Božičević, New Life (Wave Books, April 2023).

Mahogany L. Browne, Chrome Valley: Poems (Liveright, February 2023).

Victoria Adukwei Bulley, Quiet (Knopf, February 2023).

Ina Cariño, Feast (Alice James, March 2023).

Nancy Naomi Carlson, Piano in the Dark (The University of Chicago Press, May 2023).

Ko-Hua Chen, Decapitated Poetry (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

Adrienne Chung, Organs of Little Importance (Penguin Poets, October 2023).

Jennifer Conlon, Taking to Water (The University of Chicago Press, December 2023).

Gillian Conoley, Notes from the Passenger (Nightboat Books, May 2023).  

Michael Earl Craig, Iggy Horse (Wave Books, April 2023).

Timothy Donnelly, Chariot (Wave Books, May 2023).

Liza Katz Duncan, Given (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

Caelan Ernest, night mode (Everybody Press, March 2023).

Joshua Jennifer Espinoza, I Don’t Want to Be Understood (Alice James Books, August 2024).

Katie Farris, Standing in the Forest of Being Alive (Alice James Books, April 2023).

Megan Fernandes, I Do Everything I’m Told (TIn House, June 2023).

Orides Fontela, trans. Chris Daniels, One Impossible Step (Nightboat Books, March 2023).

Kay Gabriel, Kissing Other People or the House of Fame (Nightboat Books, April 2023). 

Jasmine Gibson, A Beauty Has Come (Nightboat Books, August 2033). 

Dana Gioia, Meet Me at the Lighthouse (Graywolf Press, February 2023).

James Allen Hall, Romantic Comedy (Four Way Books, March 2023).

Richard Hamilton, Discordant (The University of Chicago Press, December 2023).

Endi Bogue Hartigan, oh orchid o’clock (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

Carlie Hoffman, When There Was Light (Four Way Books, March 2023).

Kevin Holden, Pink Noise (Nightboat Books, April 2023).

Mark Hyatt, ed. Sam Ladkin and Luke Roberts, So Much For Life: Selected Poems (Nightboat Books, May 2023).

K. Iver, Short Film Starring My Beloved’s Red Bronco (Milkweed, January 2023).

Jennifer Jean, Voz (Lily Poetry Review Books, March 2023).

Jessica E. Johnson, Metabolics (Acre Books, March 2023).

Janine Joseph, Decade of the Brain: Poems (Alice James Books, January 2023).

Arthur Kayzakian, The Book of Redacted Paintings (Black Lawrence Press, May 2023).

Vandana Khanna, Burning Like Her Own Planet (Alice James Books, April 2023).

Willie Lee Kinard III, Orders of Service (Alice James Books, November 2023).

Ruth Ellen Kocher, godhouse (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

Ann Lauterbach, Door (Penguin Poets, March 2023).

Eugenia Leigh, Bianca (Four Way Books, March 2023).

Jen Levitt, So Long (Four Way Books, March 2023).

Emily Lee Luan, 回 / Return (Nightboat Books, April 2023). 

J. Michael Martinez, Tarta Americana (Penguin Poets, September 2023).

Sally Wen Mao, The Kingdom of Surfaces (Graywolf Press, August 2023).

James Davis May, Unusually Grand Ideas (LSU Press, February 2023).

Pattie McCarthy, Extraordinary Tides (The University of Chicago Press, April 2023).

David Melnick, ed. Alison Fraser, Benjamin Friedlander, Jeffrey Jullich, and Ron Silliman, Nice (Nightboat Books, March 2023).

Elizabeth Metzger, Lying In (Milkweed, April 2023).

Maggie Millner, Couplets: A Love Story (Macmillan, February 2023).

Jenny Molberg, The Court of No Record (LSU Press, February 2023).

Fred Moten, perennial fashion presence falling (Wave Books, May 2023).

Alicia Mountain, Four in Hand (BOA Editions, April 2023).

Olivia Muenz, I Feel Fine (Switchback Books, March 2023). 

Jacqueline Osherow, Divine Ratios (LSU Press, February 2023).

Hilary Plum, Excisions (Black Lawrence Press, April 2023).

Margaret Ray, Good Grief, the Ground (BOA Editions, April 2023).

Amy Roa, Radioactive Wolves (Steel Toe Books, February 2023).

Pattiann Rogers, Flickering (Penguin Poets, April 2023).

Lindsey Royce, The Book of John (Press 53, April 2023).

Natasha Sajé, The Future Will Call You Something Else (Tupelo Press, May 2023).

Robyn Schiff, Information Desk (Penguin Poets, August 2023).

Rob Schlegel, Childcare (Four Way Books, March 2023). 

Charif Shanahan, Trace Evidence (Tin House, March 2023).

Mahtem Shiferraw, Nomenclatures of Invisibility (BOA Editions, April 2023).

Brandon Shimoda, Hydra Medusa (Nightboat Books, June 2023).

Ron Slate, Joy Ride (Carnegie Mellon University Press, February 2023).

Clint Smith, Above Ground (Little, Brown, March 2023).

Eric Sneathen, Don’t Leave Me This Way (Nightboat Books, June 2023). 

Jessica Q. Stark, Buffalo Girl (BOA Editions, April 2023).

Dior J. Stephens, CRUEL/CRUEL (Nightboat Books, March 2023).

Enzo Silon Surin, American Scapegoat (Black Lawrence Press, May 2023).

Jason Tandon, This Far North (Black Lawrence Press, March 2023).

Brian Turner, The Wild Delight of Wild Things (Alice James Books, August 2023).

Brian Turner, The Goodbye World Poem (Alice James Books, September 2023).

Brian Turner, The Dead Peasant’s Handbook (Alice James Books, October 2023).

Rushi Vyas, When I Reach For Your Pulse (Four Way Books, March 2023).

Claire Wahmanholm, Meltwater (Milkweed, March 2023).

Lillian Yvonne-Bertram, Negative Money (Soft Skull Press, June 2023).



Jeffery Renard Allen, Fat Time and Other Stories (Graywolf Press, June 2023).

Steve Amick, You Shall See the Beautiful Things: A Novel & A Nocturne (Acre Books, May 2023).

Nathacha Appanah, trans. Geoffrey Strachan, The Sky above the Roof (Graywolf Press, April 2023).

Rebekah Bergman, The Museum of Human History (Tin House, August 2023). 

Kashana Cauley, The Survivalists (Soft Skull Press, January 2023).

Claire Fuller, The Memory of Animals (Tin House, June 2023).

Tiffany Clarke Harrison, Blue Hour (Soft Skull Press, April 2023). 

Sara Herchenroether, The Night Flowers (Tin House, May 2023).

Yuri Herrera, trans. Lisa Dillman, Ten Planets (Graywolf Press, May 2023).

Katie Holten, The Language of Trees (Tin House, April 2023).

Patricia Horvath, But Now Am Found (Black Lawrence Press, February 2023).

Miah Jeffra, American Gospel (Black Lawrence Press, March 2023).

James W. Jennings, Wings of Red (Soft Skull Press, July 2023).

George Looney, The Visibility of Things Long Submerged (BOA Editions, April 2023).

Madelaine Lucas, Thirst for Salt (Tin House, March 2023).

Oindrila Mukerjee, The Dream Builders (Tin House, January 2023). 

Per Petterson, trans. Ingvild Burkey, Men in My Situation (Graywolf Press, July 2023).

Max Porter, Shy (Graywolf Press, May 2023).

Cleo Qian, LET’S GO LET’S GO LET’S GO (Tin House, August 2023).

Katie Jean Shinkle, Thick City (Bull City Press, February 2023).

C.E. Shue, Bridge of Knots (Gold Line Press, January 2023).

Alexis M. Smith, Glaciers (Tin House, July 2023).

Shubha Sunder, Boomtown Girl (Black Lawrence Press, April 2023).

Dorothy Tse, trans. Natascha Bruce, Owlish (Graywolf Press, June 2023).

Isabel Waidner, Sterling Karat Gold (Graywolf Press, February 2023).

Colin Winnette, Users (Soft Skull Press, February 2023).

De’Shawn Charles Winslow, Decent People (Bloomsbury, January 2023).



Eliane Brum, trans. Diane Whitty, Banzeiro Òkòtó (Graywolf Press, March 2023).

John Cotter, Losing Music (Milkweed, April 2023).

Tsitsi Dangarembga, Black and Female (Graywolf Press, January 2023).

Miriam Darlington, The Wise Hours (Tin House, February 2023).

Nona Fernández, trans. Natasha Wimmer, Voyager (Graywolf Press, February 2023).

Kapka Kassabova, Elixir: In the Valley at the End of Time (Graywolf Press, May 2023).

Sabrina Orah Mark, Happily (Random House, March 2023).

Amit Majmudar, Black Avatar and Other Essays (Acre Books, April 2023).

Kat Meads, These Particular Women (Sagging Meniscus Press, April 2023).

Roger Reeves, Dark Days (Graywolf Press, August 2023).

V, Reckoning (Bloomsbury, January 2023).

Joshua Whitehead, Indigiqueerness (The University of Chicago Press, June 2023).

Jane Wong, Meet Me Tonight in Atlantic City (Tin House, May 2023).



Cyrus Cassells (Poetry, Conversation)
Talia Lakshmi Kolluri (Fiction, Review)
Raena Shirali (Poetry, Conversation)
Joseph Fasano (Fiction, Conversation)
Garth Miró (Fiction, Review)