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Andrea Abi-Karam & Kay Gabriel (eds.), We Want it All: An Anthology of Radical Trans Poetics (Nightboat Books, October 2020).

George AbrahamBirthright (Button Poetry, April 2020).

Allison AdairThe Clearing (Milkweed Editions, June 2020).

*Alfredo Aguilar, This Side of the Dessert (Kent State University Press, September 2020).

Dilruba AhmedBring Now the Angels (University of Pittsburgh Press, April 2020).

Kazim AliThe Voice of Sheila Chandra (Alice James Books, October 2020).

*Raymond AntrobusThe Perserverance (Tin House, March 2021).

Dan Beachy-Quick, Stone Garland (Milkweed Editions, September 2020).

Erin BelieuCome-Hither Honeycomb (Copper Canyon Press, February 2021).

*Elana BellMother Country (BOA Editions, October 2020).

*Destiny O. BirdsongNegotiations (Tin House Books, November 2020).

CM BurroughsMaster Suffering (Tupelo Press, January 2021).

*Stephanie Cawley, My Heart But Not My Heart (Slope Editions, June 2020)

*Lauren CampTook House (Tupelo Press, June 2020).

*Sumita ChakrabortyArrow (Alice James Books, September 2020).

Felicia Chavez, *José Olivarez, & Willie Perdomo (eds.), The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 4: LatiNext (Haymarket Books, April 2020).

Eduardo C. CorralGuillotine (Graywolf Press, August 2020).

Armen DavoudianSwan Song (Bull City Press, October 2020).

*Adam Day, Left-Handed Wolf (Louisiana State University Press, February 2020).

Tyree DayeCardinal (Copper Canyon Press, October 2020).

Nehassaiu deGannesMusic for Exile (Tupelo Press, February 2021).

*Oliver de la PazThe Boy in the Labyrinth (The University of Akron Press, July 2019).

*Todd DillardWays We Vanish (Okey Donkey Press, March 2020).

*Alex DimitrovLove and Other Poems (Copper Canyon Press, February 2021).

Hilary Vaughn Dobel, The Messerschmidt Poems (Platypus Press, March 2021)

*Jay DeshpandeThe Umbrian Sonnets ([PANK], November 2020).

*Gregory Djanikian, Sojourners of the In-between (Carnegie Mellon University Press, February 2020).

Adam FalknerThe Willies (Button Poetry, February 2020).

*William FargasonLove Song to the Demon-Possessed Pigs of Gadara (University of Iowa Press, April 2020).

Rudy FranciscoI’ll Fly Away (Button Poetry, December 2020).

Krista FranklinToo Much Midnight (Haymarket Books, April 2020).

John Gallaher, Brand New Spacesuit (BOA Editions, April 2020).

Benjamin Garcia, Thrown in the Throat (Milkweed Editions, August 2020).

Ross GayBe Holding (University of Pittsburgh Press, September 2020).

Amy Gerstler, Index of Women (Penguin Poets, April 2021)

Hafizah GeterUn-American (Wesleyan University Press, September 2020).

Jules Gibbs, snakes & babies (The Sheep Meadow Press, January 2021).

Leah Naomi Green, The More Extravagant Feast (Graywolf Press, April 2020).

Benjamin S. Grossberg & Claire Rossini (eds.)The Poetry of Capital (University of Wisconsin Press, January 2021).

*Roy G. GuzmánCatrachos (Graywolf Press, May 2020).

Alexandria HallField Music: Poems (HarperCollins, October 2020).

*Terrance Hayes (ed.), Wicked Enchantment: Selected Poems by Wanda Coleman (Black Sparrow Press, April 2020).

Juan Filipe Herrera, Every Day We Get More Illegal (City Lights, July 2020).

Zoe Hitzig, Mezzanine (Ecco, June 2020).

Amaul Jamaul JohnsonImperial Liquor (University of Pittsburgh Press, February 2020).

Miah Jeffra, Monique Mero-Williams, & Arisa White (eds.), Home Is Where You Queer Your Heart (Foglifter Press, March 2021)

Javon JohnsonAin’t Never Not Been Black (Button Poetry, October 2020).

*Fady Joudah, Tethered to Stars (Milkweed Editions, March 2021).

Benjamín Naka-Hasebe KingsleyDēmos (Milkweed Editions, March 2021).

Patricia Kirkpatrick, Blood Moon (Milkweed Editions, April 2020).

*Taisia Kitaiskaia, The Nightgown and Other Poems (Deep Vellum, September 2020).

*Ae Hee Lee, Dear bear (Platypus Press, April 2021).

Jee Leong KohConnor & Seal (Sibling Rivalry Press, March 2020).

*Lucia LoTempioHot with the Bad Things (Alice James Books, May 2020).

David Ly, Mythical Man (Palimpsest Press, April 2020).

Jasmine MansBlack Girl, Call Home (Penguin Random House, March 2021).

Roya Marsh, dayliGht (FSG Originals, May 2020).

*Nate Marshall, Finna (One World, August 2020).

Philip Matthews, Witch (Alice James Books, April 2020).

Thea Matthews, Unearth [The Flowers] (Red Light Lit, March 2020).

Shane McCrae, Sometimes I Never Suffered (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, June 2020).

Anna Meister, What Nothing (Sundress Publications, January 2021).

*Rachel Mennies, The Naomi Letters (BOA Editions, April 2021).

*Wayne Miller, We the Jury (Milkweed Editions, March 2021).

*Emily Mohn-Slate, The Falls (New American Press, October 2020).

Mihaela Moscaliuc and Michael Waters (ed.)Border Lines: Poems of Migration (Penguin Random House, September 2020).

Kathryn Nuernberger, Rue (BOA Editions, April 2020). INTERVIEW only; review forthcoming.

Britton Shurley, Spinning the Vast Fantastic (bull City Press, February 2021)

*Alicia Suskin OstrikerThe Volcano and After (University of Pittsburgh Press, September 2020).

*Catherine PierceDanger Days (Saturnalia Books, October 2020).

Elizabeth A. PowellAtomizer (LSU Press, September 2020).

Joy PriestHorsepower (University of Pittsburgh Press, September 2020).

Khadijah QueenAnodyne (Tin House Books, August 2020).

*Joshua Rivkin, Suitor (Red Hen Press, September 2020).

Noah Ross, Active Reception (Nightboat Books, March 2021).

C.T. Salazar, American Cavewall Sonnets (Bull City Press, February, 2021)

*Natalie ShaperoPopular Longing (Copper Canyon Press, February 2021).

*Ed Skoog, Travelers Leaving for the City (Copper Canyon Press, May 2020).

Karen Solie, The Caiplie Caves (FSG, July 2020).

Terese Svoboda, Theatrix:  Poetry Plays (Anhinga, March 2021).

Cole Swensen, Art In Time (Nightboat Books, March 2021).

*Arthur SzeThe Glass Constellation (Copper Canyon Press, April 2021).

Dujie Tahat, Here I Am O My God (Poetry Society of America, November 2020).

Dujie Tahat, Salat (Tupelo Press, November 2020).

Vincent Toro, Tertulia (Penguin Random House, June 2020).

Catherine Wagner, Of Course (Fence Books, March 2020).

G.C. WaldrepThe Earliest Witnesses (Tupelo Press, 2021).



*Maria Adelmann, Girls of a Certain Age (Little, Brown, February 2021)

Carlos Manuel AlvarezThe Fallen (Graywolf, June 2020).

Julia AlvarezAfterlife (Algonquin, April 2020).

*Matthew Baker, Why Visit America (Henry Holt and Co., June 2020).

Natalie BakopoulosScorpionfish (Tin House Books, July 2020).

Deni Béchard, A Song From Far Away (Milkweed Editions, May 2020).

Elizabeth BrooksThe Whispering House (Tin House, March 2021).

Peter Cameron, What Happens at Night (Catapult, August 2020).

Dario DiofebiParadise, Nevada (Bloomsbury, April 2021).

Andrew Durbin, Skyland (Nightboat Books, July 2020).

*Joseph Fasano, The Dark Heart of Every Wild Thing (Platypus Press, 2020).

María José Ferrada (trans. Elizabeth Bryer)How to Order the Universe (Tin House, February 2021).

Rebecca FishowThe Trouble with Language (TRNSFR Books, November 2020).

Scott Gould, Whereabouts (Koehler Books, October 2020).

*Tina May Hall, The Snow Collectors (Dzanc Books, February 2020).

Forsyth HarmonJustine (Tin House, March 2021).

Arlene Heyman, Artifact (Bloomsbury, July 2020).

S. M. HulseEden Mine (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, February 2020).

Caroline KimThe Prince of Mournful Thoughts (University of Pittsburgh Press, October 2020).

Douglas A. Martin, Outline of My Lover (Nightboat Books, May 2020)

Anneliese MackintoshBright and Dangerous Objects (Tin House Books, October 2020).

Paraic O’DonnellThe House on Vesper Sands (Tin House, January 2021).

N/A Oparah, Thick Skin (KERNPUNKT Press, April 2021).

Max PorterLanny (Graywolf Press, April 2020).

Eman QuotahBride of the Sea (Tin House, January 2021).

Ethel RohanIn the Event of Contact (Dzanc Books, May 2020).

Tariq Shah, Whiteout Conditions (Two Dollar Radio, March 2020).

Emma Jane Unsworth, Grown Ups (Simon & Schuster, August 2020).

Lara VapnyarDivide Me by Zero (Tin House Books, November 2020).

Diane Wilson, The Seed Keeper (Milkweed Editions, March 2021).



Kazim AliNorthern Light: Power, Land, and the Memory of Water (Milkweed Editions, March 2021).

Billy-Ray Belcourt, A History of My Brief Body (Two Dollar Radio, July 2020).

Nickole Brown, The Donkey Elegies (Sibling Rivalry Press, January 2020; cross-listed in poetry).

Laynie Browne, A Forest on Many Stems (Nightboat Books, June 2020).

nan collymore and The Black Aesthetic Collective (eds.)The Black Aesthetic Season III: Black Interiors (Wolfman Books, April 2020).

Allison Cobb, Plastic: an autobiography (Nightboat Books, April 2021).

Beth KephartWife | Daughter | Self: A Memoir in Essays (Forest Avenue Press, March 2021).

Nina MacLaughlin, Summer Solstice (Black Sparrow Press, April 2020).

*Aimee NezhukumatathilWorld of Wonders (Milkweed Editions, August 2020).

Candace Jane OpperCertain & Impossible Events (Kore Press, January 2021).

Claudia RankineJust Us (Graywolf Press, September 2020).

Sue William SilvermanHow to Survive Death and Other Inconveniences (University of Nebraska Press, May 2020).

Melissa Valentine, The Names of All the Flowers (The Feminist Press, July 2020).

Richard Wagamese, For Joshua (Milkweed Editions, April 2020). REVIEW only.

Elissa WashutaWhite Magic (Tin House, April 2021).



Emma Ramadan (Fiction, Translation; Conversation)
Ilya Kaminsky (Poetry, Review)
Lidia Yuknavitch (Fiction, Conversation)
Elizabeth Holmes (Poetry, Review)
Jeff Alessandrelli (Poetry, Conversation)
Brandon Taylor
(Fiction, Conversation)
Kwame Dawes (Poetry, Review)
Clancy McGilligan (Fiction, Conversation)
Emily Hunt (Poetry, Conversation)
Elizabeth Bryer (Fiction, Tranlsation; Conversation)
Hannah Brooks-Motl (Poetry, Review)
Kyce Bello (Poetry, Conversation)
Jenny Molberg (Poetry, Review)
Tanya Grae (Poetry, Conversation)
Nicolette Polek (Fiction, Conversation)