Poetry
(by first listed author)

Poetry Anthologies / Literary Collections / Creative Writing

BAX 2015
BAX series


Abramson, Seth, editor. Also edited by Damiani, Jesse and Kearney, Douglas


Poetry

Be Seated, Thou

A contemporary Welsh poet's newest collection
Abse, Dannie


Poetry

Selected Poems

A great Welsh-English poet at the height of his powers
Abse, Dannie


Poetry

The Yellow Bird

Abse, Dannie


Poetry / Comparative Linguistics / Middle East Studies

Sea and Fog

Two striking lyric essays from master poet and philosopher Etel Adnan
Adnan, Etel


Poetry

Calendar Year

Agoos, Julie


Poetry

Each Chartered Street

A second collection that turns over and cracks open the underbelly of American urban neighborhoods
Agudelo, Sebastian


Poetry

To the Bone

Winner of the 2008 Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize, selected by Mark Doty
Agudelo, Sebastian


Literary Collections - American / Poetry

The Correspondence of William Carlos Williams and Louis Zukofsky

Newly collected letters between two masters of American poetry.
Ahearn, Barry, ed.


Poetry / Poetry - Women Authors

Parades

Winner of the Omnidawn Poetry Chapbook Contest
Akant, Sara Deniz


Poetry / Poetry - American

Boys Whistling Like Canaries

A collection of poems by Jorn Ake.
Ake, Jorn


Poetry - European

Poem Without a Hero
Trans. from the Russian


Akhmatova, Anna


Poetry / Poetry - American

A Queen of No Ordinary Realms

The debut collection of poems by Naveed Alam.
Alam, Naveed


Poetry Criticism / Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

Aspiration

I think of aspiration as the state where a poet’s thrown together life-structures both invite and are breached by the poet’s preoccupations
Albon, George


Poetry - American / Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

Brief Capital of Disturbances

Relative to the prose poem and the journal entry, these passages pass through such distinctions as true amphibians—breathing a new vigor into whatever medium one might place them.
Albon, George


Poetry / Poetry - American

Fire Break

A brilliant new poetic sequence from a leading innovative American poet
Albon, George


Poetry

Happily

“I gripped my strangeness hard/ to feel the pulse in it.”
Aleshire, Joan


Poetry

Litany of Thanks

Aleshire, Joan


Poetry

The Yellow Transparents

Aleshire, Joan


Poetry

Commonwealth of Wings

A Portrait of the Last Days of the American Wilderness
Alexander, Pamela


Poetry

The Half-Inch Himalayas

A stellar collection of early work from a renowned poet.
Ali, Agha Shahid


Poetry

The Half-Inch Himalayas

A stellar collection of early work from a renowned poet.
Ali, Agha Shahid


Poetry

Ravishing DisUnities
Trans. from the Arabic


A star-studded anthology infuses English poetry with the rigor and wit of a foreign form.
Ali, Agha Shahid, ed. Sarah Suleri Goodyear, afterword.


Poetry / Essays

Bright Felon

Eloquent intercultural coming-of-age story
Ali, Kazim


Poetry

Sky Ward

New poems from this poet of “precision and ardor”
Ali, Kazim


Poetry

Fimbul-Winter

An intense second collection of rich narrative and meditative scenes set in a harsh yet intricate inner and exterior landscape.
Allbery, Debra


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Talking Book of July

The debut collection of poems by Rick Alley.
Alley, Rick


Poetry / History of Israel & Palestine / Jewish Studies

The Early Books of Yehuda Amichai

The Early Books of Yehuda Amichai collects for the first time in a single volume the three works -- Songs of Jerusalem and Myself, Poems and Time -- that established Amichai as Israel's greatest contemporary poet and one of the major poets of our time.
Amichai, Yehuda


Poetry / History of Israel & Palestine / Jewish Studies

Poems of Jerusalem and Love Poems
Bilingual Hebrew-English ed.


Amichai, Yehuda


Poetry / History of Israel & Palestine / Jewish Studies

Great Tranquillity
Trans. from the Hebrew


Amichai, Yehuda. Glenda Abramson and Tudor Parfitt, trans.


Poetry / History of Israel & Palestine / Jewish Studies

Travels
Bilingual Hebrew-English ed.


Amichai, Yehuda. trans. from the Hebrew by Ruth Nevo


Poetry / Art

Dream Prints

A collection of poems by Loretta Anawalt and Landscapes by Robert Helm.
Anawalt, Loretta


Poetry / Poetry - American

Day Moon

A collection of poetry by Jon Anderson.
Anderson, Jon


Poetry / Poetry - American

Death & Friends

A reissuing of Death & Friends, poems by Jon Anderson.
Anderson, Jon


Poetry / Poetry - American

In Sepia

A reissuing of In Sepia, poetry by Jon Anderson.
Anderson, Jon


Poetry

Southern Comfort

Andrews, Nin


Poetry - American

Random Symmetries

Andrews, Tom


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

The Self-Dismembered Man
Trans. from the French


First substantial translation of Apollinaire’s later works by an award-winning poet.
Apollinaire, Guillaume; Revell, Donald, trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

Alcools
Trans. from the French


A new translation of this complex and beautiful poetry.
Apollinaire, Guillaume. Donald Revell, trans.


Poetry - American

In the archives

In the archives offers a lyrically rich, emotionally compelling cycle of poems that explores the alienation and longing we feel as we face the increased mechanization and frightening militarization of our present moment.
Arigo, Christopher


Poetry

Money Shot

Pulitzer Prize–winning poet searches for new ways to understand the world in the wake of the Great Recession
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Next Life

Forward-looking poetry that pushes the limits of knowledge
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Up to Speed

Corrosive new poems from a poet whose work challenges expectations.
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Veil

First book of selected poems by this core member of the Language writing group.
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Versed

Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Just Saying

Deft and deeply intelligent poems on the nature of language
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry

Itself

Deft and audacious new poems from the Pulitzer Prize–winning poet
Armantrout, Rae


Poetry / Literary Collections - American / Fiction & Literature

The Four Way Reader #2

Arnett, Carlen , Jane Brox, Dzvinia Orlowsky, Martha Rhodes, editors


Poetry

The Tennis Court Oath

Still a touchstone of contemporary avant-garde poetry today, this 35th anniversary edition of John Ashbery's second book celebrates an American poet who has won a Pulitzer Prize, a National Book Award, and a National Book Critics Circle Award.
Ashbery, John


Poetry / American Art / New England

Night Train

Asher, Elise


Art / Poetry / Literary Criticism - American

The Visionary Gleam

Well known as a painter, there is no American painter who is as good a poet and no American poet who is as good a painter as Elise Asher.
Asher, Elise


Poetry / History of Israel & Palestine

Azimuth

Back, Rachel Tzvia


Poetry

Alexandria

New poetry
Bailey, Jasmine V.


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Each Thing Unblurred is Broken

Baker, Andrea


Poetry

Goat Funeral

Bakken, Christopher


Poetry

Reply from Wilderness Island

Balakian, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

Quartet

Four poems in the voices of four women—Sylvia Beach, Nora Joyce, Nancy Cunard, and Jean Rhys—women adventuring in the literary Paris of the twenties and thirties, women of no fixed address.
Ball, Angela


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese / Latin American History

Selected Poems
Bilingual Portuguese-English ed.


A superb translation of one of Brazil's great Modernist poets.
Bandeira, Manuel; David Slavitt, trans.


Poetry / Cuba

The Angel of Rain

A collection of poems by Gaston Baquero in Spanish, and the English translations by Greg Simon and Steven F. White.
Baquero, Gaston, Greg Simon and Stephen F. White, trs.


Poetry

Lullaby (with Exit Sign)

Hadara Bar-Nadav navigates the devastating depths of loss, with Emily Dickinson as her guide
Bar-Nadav, Hadara


Poetry

The Ladder

A smile like an eagle’s claw
Bar-Yosef, Hamutal


Poetry

Night, Morning
English-Hebrew bilingual ed.


Bar-Yosef, Hamutal, Back, Rachel Tzvia


Philosophy / Linguistics / Poetry Criticism / Poetics

Poetic Diction

Barfield discusses poetry’s meaning in terms of both his personal experience and objective standards of criticism.
Barfield, Owen, Howard Nemerov, fwd.


Philosophy / Linguistics / Poetry Criticism

A Barfield Reader

A representative selection from the major writings of the man C. S. Lewis called “the wisest and best of my unofficial teachers.”
Barfield, Owen. G. B. Tennyson, ed. and introd.


Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - Asian American

The Cumulus Effect

Barizo, J. Mae


Poetry

Dear God, Dear Dr. Heartbreak

Barnstone, Aliki


Poetry / Poetry - Women Authors

Madly in Love

Barnstone, Aliki


Poetry

Wild With It

The bloom of Aliki Barnstone's work, her inimitable sensibility and sensitivity, have gathered praise.
Barnstone, Aliki


Poetry

Beast in the Apartment

Poet with American-Greek-Chinese Muse
Barnstone, Tony


Poetry

Sad Jazz

Barnstone, Tony


Poetry

Café de l’Aube à Paris / Dawn Café in Paris
Bilingual French-English ed.


Not since T.S. Eliot’s French poems has an English-language poet written so brilliantly in French
Barnstone, Willis


Poetry

Five A.M. in Beijing

Barnstone, Willis


Poetry

Storyknife

New and Selected Poems
Baron, Mary


Poetry / Poetry Criticism

Wheat Among Bones

Baron, Mary


Poetry / Connecticut

Garnet Poems

Landmark collection illuminates the state through the work of its most prominent poets
Barone, Dennis, ed., foreword by Dick Allen


Jewish Studies / Poetry / Poetry Criticism

Jewish American Poetry

A rich and provocative overview of Jewish American poetry.
Barron, Jonathan N., and Selinger, Eric Murphy, eds.


Poetry

The Singers I Prefer

Barter, Christian. Sydney Lea, Fwd.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

Paris Spleen
Trans. from the French


A modernist classic translated for the twenty-first century
Baudelaire, Charles, Waldrop, Keith, trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

The Flowers of Evil
Trans. from the French


A modernist classic translated for the twenty-first century.
Baudelaire, Charles; Waldrop, Keith, trans.


Poetry - American

Shields & Shards & Stitches & Songs

A chapbook of interlocking poems that weave together the lyric and the political
Beachy-Quick, Dan


Poetry

Signs and Abominations

Poems search for signs of the divine amid the abominations of the profane and the materials of language itself.
Beasley, Bruce


Poetry

Stories That Listen

Spirited and fragmented poetry that echoes the way we think and remember.
Becker, Priscilla


Poetry

Candy Necklace

The brutality of both public and private experience finds reckoning in these intricate and majestic new poems.
Bedient, Cal


Poetry

Days of Unwilling

Cal Bedient’s third collection of poems.
Bedient, Cal


Poetry - American / Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

The Multiple

Calvin Bedient's fourth collection, The Multiple, meets an unspeakably excessive reality with an unremitting intensity of its own.
Bedient, Calvin


Poetry / Poetry - American

Burn the Field

The debut collection of poetry by Amy Beeder.
Beeder, Amy


Poetry / Poetry - American

Now Make an Altar

A collection of poetry by Amy Beeder.
Beeder, Amy


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Diminishing House

The debut collection of poetry by Nicky Beer.
Beer, Nicky


Poetry

The Octopus Game

New poetry
Beer, Nicky


Collected Letters / Poetry

Saul Bellow

An important conversation on religion, the Holocaust, and literature between a Nobel Prize winner and a probable winner
Bellow, Saul


Poetry

Between Soul and Stone

A breathtaking new volume from a poet who wrestles with the diabolical complexity of the human heart
Berdeshevsky, Margo


Poetry

But a Passage in Wilderness

This is a first book of poetry by a recipient of the Robert H. Winner Award from the Poetry Society of America, selected by Marie Ponsot
Berdeshevsky, Margo


Poetry

The Elegy on Hats

Berg, Stephen


Poetry

58 Poems

The surest way to reach the heart is through the ear
Berg, Stephen


Poetry

Halo

A wild book of highly autobiographical, essentially religious prose poems.
Berg, Stephen


Poetry

Here

All’s Write with the World
Berg, Stephen


Poetry

Rimbaud Versions and Inventions

Berg, Stephen


Poetry

Shaving

Berg, Stephen


Poetry

Drift

A riveting new volume exploring the power and provocation of medieval English and the trope of the seafarer
Bergvall, Caroline


Poetry / Cultural Criticism

Meddle English

Bergvall, Caroline


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Esther

Esther breaks down unbearable family tragedy into our one defense against such human travail: a well-crafted story
Bernard, Pam


Poetry

Echolalia

Bernhardt, Deborah


Poetry / Political Science & Government

Divorce Boxing

A collection of poems by D.C. Berry.
Berry, D.C.


Poetry - African American

Bastards of the Reagan Era

Betts, Reginald Dwayne


Poetry

The Second Night of the Spirit

Bherwani, Bhisham


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese

An Anthology of Twentieth-Century Brazilian Poetry

In Portuguese and English.
Bishop, Elizabeth and Emanuel Brasil, eds. and intr.


Poetry

Velleity's Shade

An artist/poet collaboration that is the flipside of 2006’s Stigmata Errata Etcetera
Black, Star and Bill Knott


Poetry

Mr. West

Identities are formed and broken in this unauthorized lyric biography
Blake, Sarah


Poetry

A Several World

The greatly anticipated second volume by an innovative and acclaimed talent
Blanchfield, Brian


Poetry

Soft Box

Bland, Celia. Jane Cooper, Fwd.


Poetry

Live from the Homesick Jamboree

Molten and musical poetry from an acclaimed Southern writer
Blevins, Adrian


Poetry

Narrows

History and deep feeling converge in this luminous debut
Bloch, Benjamin


Poetry

The Past Keeps Changing

Bloch, Chana


Poetry

Degrees of Latitude

Blossom, Laurel


Poetry - Women Authors

Longevity

Blossom, Laurel


Poetry

Silence in the Snowy Fields

Striking and moving poems that are rooted deep in the earth
Bly, Robert


Poetry

Silence in the Snowy Fields, a minibook edition

Limited edition of this beloved collection
Bly, Robert


Poetry / Poetry - American

Turkish Pears in August

A collection of poetry by Robert Bly.
Bly, Robert


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Urge to Travel Long Distances

A collection of poetry by Robert Bly.
Bly, Robert


Poetry

The Known World

Stunning poetry that explores the complex relationship between past and present.
Bogen, Don


Poetry

Luster

Vivid exploration of what the world of objects reveals about our lives.
Bogen, Don


Poetry / African-American Studies

Tug

An inmate on Florida’s death row writes piercingly of incarceration, racism and growing up.
Booker, Stephen Todd


Poetry

Grace, Fallen from

Illuminating poetry that quiets and startles and troubles
Boruch, Marianne


Poetry - American

Poems

Boruch, Marianne


Poetry - American

A Stick that Breaks and Breaks

Boruch, Marianne


Poetry

The Book of Interfering Bodies

Ecstatic political poetry and prose engaging notions of bureaucracy by a translator of Chilean poetry
Borzutzky, Daniel


Poetry - American

In the Murmurs of the Rotten Carcass Economy

This riveting new book of powerful poetry continues the author's investigation into the political and social violence of our times
Borzutzky, Daniel


Poetry

Never Before

Bosselaar, Laure-Anne


Poetry / Poetry - Women Authors

How They Fell

Through tender emotions and horrific events, How They Fell’s ironic point of view leads readers to re-imagine both historical and mythological events
Boutelle, Annie


Poetry

Notarikon

Bowman, Catherine


Poetry / Poetry - American

1-800-HOT-RIBS

A reissue of 1-800-HOT-RIBS, poems by Catherine Bowman.
Bowman, Catherine


Poetry

The Plath Cabinet

Bowman, Catherine


Poetry

Translating Translating Apollinaire

A facsimile edition of bpNichol’s classic self-translation text and responses by 21st century poets
bpNichol


Poetry / Latin American & Caribbean Studies / Carribean

Born to Slow Horses

New work by the co-founder of the Caribbean Artists Movement.
Brathwaite, Kamau


Poetry

Elegguas

Deeply felt requiems from an internationally celebrated poet


Brathwaite, Kamau


Poetry

Here on Earth

A collection of poetry from an award-winning poet, playwright and novelist.
Brennan, Karen


Poetry - Women Authors

little dark

An intimate and lyrical meditation on a life through the shifting lens of memory
Brennan, Karen


Poetry

The Real Enough World

Lyrical, philosophical, and inventive poems.
Brennan, Karen


Poetry

Day Mark

Briccetti, Lee


Poetry / Poetry - American

In the Country of Elegies

A collection of poems by T. Alan Broughton.
Broughton, T. Alan


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Origin of Green

A collection of poetry by T. Alan Broughton.
Broughton, T. Alan


Poetry / Poetry - American

A World Remembered

A collection of poetry by T. Alan Broughton.
Broughton, T. Alan


Poetry

And So

Poetry that frames and zooms close-up on lovers and strangers as they couple and recoil
Brouwer, Joel


Poetry

Centuries

Brouwer, Joel


Poetry

The Disheveled Bed

Brown, Andrea Carter. Nicholas Christopher, fwd.


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Women Who Loved Elvis All Their Lives

A collection of poetry by Fleda Brown.
Brown, Fleda


Poetry

The Sleep That Changed Everything

Playful, sexy poems illuminate a rich multiplicity of experiences.
Brown, Lee Ann


Poetry / Poetry - American

Selected Poems, 1965-1995

A collection of poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.
Browne, Michael Dennis


Poetry / Poetry - American

Smoke from the Fires

A collection of poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.
Browne, Michael Dennis


Poetry / Poetry - American

Things I Can't Tell You

A collection of poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.
Browne, Michael Dennis


Poetry

The Voices

New poetry
Browne, Michael Dennis


Essays / Poetry

What the Poem Wants

A collection of essays on poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.
Browne, Michael Dennis


Poetry / Poetry - American

You Won't Remember This

A collection of poetry by Michael Dennis Browne.
Browne, Michael Dennis


Poetry

Buddha’s Dogs

Browne, Susan


Poetry

Rattle

Bruce, Eloise. Julie Agoos, Fwd.


Poetry

...and the Sea

Buckley, Christopher


Poetry

Sky

Buckley, Christopher


Literary Collections / Poetry / Poetry - American / Larry Levis

A Condition of the Spirit

Reviews, essays, and interviews by American poets affected by Larry Levis, as well as essays by Levis.
Buckley, Christopher and Alexander Long


Poetry

lucky coat anywhere

The first collection of new poems by this brilliant, uncanny poet in ten years
Burkard, Michael


Poetry - American

Ghost Notes

Burns, Ralph


Poetry

The Devastation

An arresting lyric exploration of the performance of love in language
Buzzeo, Melissa


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese

Selected Poetry, 1937–1990
Bilingual Portuguese-English ed.


Brings together a representative selection of the work of one of Brazil’s most respected poets, including many poems published in English for the first time.
Cabral de Melo Neto, João. Djelal Kadir, ed.


Poetry

Other

The most significant US anthology of innovative poetries from the UK and Ireland in over 25 years.
Caddel, Richard, and Peter Quartermain, eds.


Poetry - European

Orphic Songs
Trans. from the Italian


Campana, Dino


Poetry / Poetry - American

Trouble

A collection of poems by Mary Baine Campbell.
Campbell, Mary Baine


Poetry

The One Fifteen to Penn Station

Family, friendships, the fear of uncertainty and the regret and damage from the choices we make
Carey, Kevin


Poetry

Oregon

A collection of poems by Henry Carlile
Carlile, Henry


Poetry / Poetry - American

Rain

A collection of poetry by Henry Carlile.
Carlile, Henry


Poetry / Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

RAG

At once civil lyric and lament crying beyond civility, spiraling with kinetic intensity, a 21st century feminist book-length aria
Carr, Julie


Poetry

After Dayton

Carrier, C.S.


Poetry / Nature / Personal Growth

My Crooked House

Painting a raw picture of feeling broken “in some fundamental way,” Carson’s poems sing to how that feeling can be mended
Carson, Teresa


Poetry

Elegy for the Floater

Carson, Teresa, Lux, Thomas, fwd; Perry, Bruce, M.D., Ph.D., intro.


Poetry

Strike Root

Carter, Anne Babson


Poetry / Poetry - American

Obscenities

A reissuing of Obscenities, the debut collection of poems by Michael Casey.
Casey, Michael


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Mud Actor

A reissuing of The Mud Actor, the debut collection of poetry by Cyrus Cassells.
Cassells, Cyrus


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

The Color of Dusk

In The Color of Dusk, Robin Caton bridges traditions of secular, religious, modernist, and post modernist writing
Caton, Robin


Poetry

Romanian Poems by Paul Celan and Essays

Indispensable poet
Celan, Paul


Biography / Poetry Criticism

Paul Celan, Nelly Sachs

Here are the letters between Nelly Sachs (1891–1970), recipient of the 1966 Nobel Prize for Literature, and the great German-speaking poet Paul Celan (1920–1970). Their correspondence lasted from 1954 until Celan's death by suicide. Sachs died the day Celan was buried.
Celan, Paul, and Nelly Sachs. John Felstiner, intr.; Christopher Clark, trans.; Barbara Wiedemann, ed.


Poetry

Snow Part
Bilingual German-English ed.


The last book of Paul Celan, never before translated.
Celan, Paul. Fairley, Ian, trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Fathomsuns and Benighted

Late works by the greatest German-language poet after Rilke.
Celan, Paul. Ian Fairley, trans. and intr.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Glottal Stop
Trans. from the German


Rich new translations of one of the most important poets of our time.
Celan, Paul. Nikolai Popov and Heather McHugh, trans.


Poetry

Collected Poems

Long awaited collection of a singular American poet
Ceravolo, Joseph, edited by Rosemary Ceravolo and Parker Smathers, introduction by David Lehman


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese

Selected Poems
Bilingual Spanish-English ed.


Cernuda, Luis. Reginald Gibbons, ed. and trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French / Colonialism & Post-Colonialism

Solar Throat Slashed
Bilingual French-English ed.


The only bilingual edition of this radically original collection
Césaire, Aimé, A. James Arnold and Clayton Eshleman, eds. & trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French / Colonialism & Post-Colonialism

Notebook of a Return to the Native Land

Césaire's masterpiece that reaches the powerful and overlooked aspects of black culture.
Césaire, Aimé. Clayton Eshleman and Annette Smith, trans.


Poetry / Postcolonial & French Literatu

The Original 1939 Notebook of a Return to the Native Land
Bilingual French-English ed.


The first bilingual edition of this radically original work
Césaire, Aimé. Edited and translated by A. James Arnold and Clayton Eshleman


Poetry

Half-Lit Houses

Chang, Tina


Poetry

Of Gods & Strangers

“A dangerous thunder, living is.”
Chang, Tina


Poetry - European

The Word as Archipelago

The Word as Archipelago is the first complete translation into English of La Parole en archipel
Char, René; Robert Baker, trs.


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Sadness of Others

A collection of poems by Hayan Charara.
Charara, Hayan


Poetry

Bear

Chase, Karen


Poetry

Kazimierz Square

Chase, Karen


Poetry - American

To Be Read in the Dark

To Be Read in the Dark casts its strobe of radical vision on the dark crises of our common experience.
Chernoff, Maxiine


Poetry

Night Sessions

Night Sessions is based primarily on David S. Cho’s life experiences as a Chicago-born and raised child of Korean immigrants to America in the early 1970’s
Cho, David S.


Poetry

Heliopause

Beauty and peril abound in new poems from this spirited poet
Christle, Heather


Poetry

What Is Amazing

Poems stunned by the world and their presence in it
Christle, Heather


Poetry / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - European

Contraband of Hoopoe

An immigrant’s lyric narrative of humor, illicit revelation, insight, and desire
Chrusciel, Ewa


Poetry / Asian-American Studies

Crazy Melon and Chinese Apple

Two previously unpublished collections by an important Chinese American poet depict daily life inside New York's Chinatown and across the Chinese diaspora during the 1960s and 70s
Chung, Frances. comp. and afterword by Walter Lew


Poetry

Ghost Fargo

Cisewski, Paula and Franz Wright


Poetry / Essays / Biography

Like a Bird Flying Home

Keen observations on life and place from a poet and father
Clark, Walter


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - Nature

Lines the Quarry

Lines the Quarry writes of and into that ongoing disaster and possibility, interjecting into the commercial language of success the many violations—bodily and otherwise—that define capitalist exploitation.
Clarke, Robin


Poetry - American

By Common Salt

Clary, Killarney


Poetry / Poetry - American

License to Carry a Gun

A reissuing of the debut collection of poems by the noted National Public Radio commentator Andrei Codrescu.
Codrescu, Andrei


Poetry - Women Authors

Furs Not Mine

Furs Not Mine is a mix of lament and humor, loss and desire
Cohen, Andrea


Poetry

Opening the Window

Cohen, Marc


Poetry

Unknown Sky

Sublime hunger
Cohen, Marc


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Spinoza in Her Youth

Norma Cole's rich and rigorous poems delight in and disrupt the framing structures of language, memory, history
Cole, Norma


Poetry Criticism / Poetry - Women Authors

To Be At Music

To Be At Music is the first collection of essays by Norma Cole
Cole, Norma


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Win These Posters and Other Unrelated Prizes Inside

Win These Posters and Other Unrelated Prizes Inside opens with a foreword, an envoi laying out the concerns of the book.
Cole, Norma


Poetry

The Folded Heart

Poems with a lyrical compression of language—precise, and intensely felt
Collier, Michael


Poetry / Literary Collections - American / Literary Criticism - American

The New American Poets

A stellar collection celebrates the vitality of American poetry at the turn of the century.
Collier, Michael, ed.


Poetry

The Wesleyan Tradition

A compelling anthology of the best poetry of a unique press.
Collier, Michael, ed.


Poetry

Some Things Words Can Do [Includes A History of Small Life on a Windy Planet, orig. pub. in 1993]

Collins, Martha


Poetry

The Traveling Queen

Wise fire
Collins, Michael


Poetry / Poetry - American

Lovers in the Used World

A collection of poetry by Gillian Conoley.
Conoley, Gillian


Poetry / Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Peace

By one of America’s most adventurous poets––Peace moves just beyond outrage and anger to bring the reader to revelations and shifts of consciousness, to possible visions and sightings in the shattered yards of the global dream

Conoley, Gillian


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

The Plot Genie

The Plot Genie culls and questions what it is that holds any narrative together, and exposes some of the ways that characters behave and take shape when inhabiting a construct created by ideas.
Conoley, Gillian


Poetry - American / Poetry

The Odicy

The Odicy, Cyrus Console’s second book, uses pentameter in an attempt to take the measure of our epoch’s cultural and ecological crises.
Console, Cyrus


Literary Collections - American / Poetry / Literary Criticism - American / Literature

Agenda

Cookson, William ed. and introd. Grey Gowrie, fwd.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Divine Margins

A collection of poetry by Peter Cooley.
Cooley, Peter


Poetry

Night Bus to the Afterlife

New poetry
Cooley, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

Nightseasons

A collection of poetry by Peter Cooley.
Cooley, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Room Where Summer Ends

A collection of poetry by Peter Cooley.
Cooley, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

Sacred Conversations

A collection of poetry by Peter Cooley.
Cooley, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Van Gogh Notebook

A reissuing of The Van Gogh Notebook, poems by Peter Cooley.
Cooley, Peter


Poetry

Against Consolation

Cording, Robert


Poetry

Common Life

Cording, Robert


Poetry

Only So Far

Cording, Robert


Poetry

Walking with Ruskin

Walking with Ruskin looks at the difficulty of perception, of just how hard it is to simply “see” without asserting our own self-importance, self-needs, and self-justifications
Cording, Robert


Poetry / Literary Criticism / Military History

The Barons

An epic meditation on contemporary American catastrophe and struggle
Corey, Joshua


Poetry - American

Red Studio

Cornish, Mary


Poetry / African-American Studies / Popular Culture

An Apron Full of Beans

An exploration of African-American history and popular culture emphasizing the relations between men and women
Cornish, Sam


Poetry

The Laundress Catches Her Breath

The struggle and anguish in finding meaningful work in an economically depressed city
Corso, Paola


Poetry / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry Anthologies

12 Women

An anthology of poems by twelve exceptional young American female writers
Costanzo, Gerald


Poetry / Poetry - American

American Poetry

A collection of young American poets edited by Gerald Costanzo and Jim Daniels.
Costanzo, Gerald and Jim Daniels, Eds.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Say Sand

The debut collection of poetry by Daniel Coudriet.
Coudriet, Daniel


Poetry

The Tatters

An elegy for the end of a pristine natural world
Coultas, Brenda


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Grief Muscles

Language Soldier
Courtney, Brandon


Poetry

Poems of Possibilities

Crowell, Joan


Poetry

The Glimmering Room

Poems that give voice to the voiceless in the face of poverty, addiction, war, and consumerism
Cruz, Cynthia


Poetry

Wunderkammer

In Wunderkammer, Cynthia Cruz collects and chronicles “glam and gloom,” the darling and the damaged
Cruz, Cynthia


Poetry / Poetry - American

Still Some Cake

A collection of poetry by James Cummins.
Cummins, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Whole Truth

A reissuing of The Whole Truth, the debut collection of poetry by James Cummins.
Cummins, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Deathbed Playboy

A collection of poetry by Philip Dacey.
Dacey, Philip


Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

Clean

Clean explores the disorder of life—love, addiction, sex, pain, religion—and discovers a tarnished grace
Daniels, David J.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Blue Jesus

A collection of poetry by Jim Daniels.
Daniels, Jim


Poetry / Poetry - American

Having a Little Talk with Capital P Poetry

A collection of poetry by Jim Daniels.
Daniels, Jim


Poetry / Poetry - American

Revolt of the Crash-test Dummies

A collection of poems by Jim Daniels.
Daniels, Jim


Poetry Criticism / Cultural Studies

On the Outskirts of Form

Essays on modern and contemporary poetry from a cultural studies perspective
Davidson, Michael


Poetry

Sunken Garden Poetry

A poetry anthology celebrating the first 20 years of the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival
Davis, Brad, ed., Rennie McQuilkin and Lary Bloom, intro.


Poetry

An Ethic

A striking second collection by a poet of minimalist intimacy and
magnifying insights
Davis, Christina


Poetry

A History of the Only War

Impeccably crafted and structured, these poems of chaos are contained in neat and beautiful packages. Christopher Davis is a poet through and through, wedded to lyric compression and given to expansive emotional sweeps.
Davis, Christopher


Poetry / Portugal

Birds for a Demolition

A collection of poetry by Manoel de Barros, translated from the original Portuguese by Idra Novey.
de Barros, Manoel and Idra Novey, trs.


Poetry

Sonnets and Other Poems
Bilingual Portuguese-English ed.


The first bilingual edition in English to offer a cross-section of lyric poetry by Portugal's Luís de Camões
de Camões, Luís, and Richard Zenith, trans.


Poetry - European

The Plural of Happiness
Trans. from the Dutch


de Coninck, Herman


Poetry / French Language Study

Psalms of All My Days
Bilingual French-English ed.


French poetry by Patrice de La Tour du Pin along with the English translation by Jennifer Grotz
de La Tour du Pin, Patrice


Poetry / Poetry - American

Bent to the Earth

A collection of poetry by Blas Manuel De Luna.
De Luna, Blas Manuel


Poetry

Thieves in the Afterlife

This year’s prize winning collection is smart, sharp, and sexy!
DeColo, Kendra


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

Recumbents
Bilingual French-English ed.


A widely acclaimed collection by one of France’s leading poets and thinkers. Bilingual—first English translation.
Deguy, Michel; Baldridge, Wilson, trans.


Poetry - Asian American

Topaz

Topaz explores the immediate and lingering effects of WWII prison camps on Japanese American families and on future generations
Dempster, Brian Komei


Poetry Anthologies

Orpheus and Company

Today's poets provide a new spin on Greek myths.
DeNicola, Deborah, ed.


Poetry

California

A brilliant debut collection that addresses human use of imagination as a means of displacement
Denrow, Jennifer


Poetry

Black Milk

Dent, Tory


Poetry / Medicine & Public Health

HIV, Mon Amour

Dent, Tory


Poetry

Selected Poems (1993–2005)

“Valiant poems”
Dent, Tory


Poetry

door of thin skins

A tale that unfolds in a psychotherapist’s and a state prosecutor’s office and the mind of the poet regarding it all
Dentz, Shira


Poetry

Any Day Now

Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

The Burning Glass

Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

The Circle Dancers

Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

Dancing at the Monastery

Every poem by Der-Hovanessian speaks for a million murdered Armenians
Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

The Second Question

Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

Selected Poems

Der-Hovanessian, Diana


Poetry

The Voice of Robert Desnos

Desnos, Robert; Kulik, William, trans.


Poetry

Buckdancer’s Choice


Poetry that is a blend of superb gift and subtle imagination by a mature and original poet at his finest.
Dickey, James


Poetry

The Eagle’s Mile

Poems that marked a new direction for a master poet
Dickey, James


Poetry

Poems, 1957–1967

Classic poems from a famous American poet
Dickey, James


Poetry

The Whole Motion

Documentation of the development of a major literary figure.
Dickey, James


Poetry

James Dickey

Gathers the very best lyrics from the career of one of America's best known poets.
Dickey, James. Robert Kirschten, ed. and introd.


Poetry / Birds & Birdwatching / New England

A Spicing of Birds

The bird poems of a revered American poet paired with classic bird illustrations
Dickinson, Emily, Jo Miles Schuman and Joanna Bailey Hodgman, eds.


Poetry

Tickets for a Prayer Wheel

Celebrate re-publication of this Pulitzer Prize-winning author's first book.
Dillard, Annie; Collier, Michael, foreword


Poetry

Begging for It

A coming-of-age debut collection from a Bulgarian immigrant as he explores desire, longing, and growing up gay in America
Dimitrov, Alex


Poetry / Poetry - American

About Distance

A collection of poetry by Gregory Djanikian.
Djanikian, Gregory


Poetry

Dear Gravity

New poetry
Djanikian, Gregory


Poetry / Poetry - American

Falling Deeply Into America

A Classic Contemporary reissuing of Falling Deeply Into America, poems by Gregory Djanikian.
Djanikian, Gregory


Poetry / Poetry - American

So I Will Till the Ground

A collection of poems by Gregory Djanikian.
Djanikian, Gregory


Poetry / Poetry - American

Years Later

A collection of poetry by Gregory Djanikian.
Djanikian, Gregory


Poetry

A Fast Life

The long-awaited, definitive collection of a major American poet
Dlugos, Tim, and David Trinidad, ed.


Poetry

Heart Work

Dolin, Sharon


Poetry

Realm of the Possible

Dolin, Sharon


Poetry - American

Fauxhawk

Doller, Ben


Poetry

Corporal Works

Domina, Lynn


Poetry

Snakeskin Stilettos

Donaldson, Moyra. Medbh McGuckian, Fwd.


Poetry

Nocturnes of the Brothel of Ruin

“my body/ is a mortal moon/ of water”
Donnelly, Patrick


Poetry

Precipice

Donoghue, John


Poetry

Fledge

The final book from an internationally acclaimed poet and translator
Doris, Stacy


Poetry

Momentum

Doty, Catherine. Baron Wormser, Fwd.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Museum

A reissuing of Museum, poems by Rita Dove.
Dove, Rita


Poetry / Poetry - American

Thomas and Beulah

A collection of poetry by Rita Dove.
Dove, Rita


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Yellow House on the Corner

A reissuing of The Yellow House on the Corner, the debut collection of poetry by Rita Dove.
Dove, Rita


Poetry

Orchard Lamps

Drach, Ivan. Stanley Kunitz, ed. and introd.; Jacques Hnizdovsky, woodcuts; Daniel Halpern, et al., trs


Poetry / Russian

Endarkenment
Bilingual Russian-English ed.


Major collection by a contemporary Russian avant-garde master
Dragomoshchenko, Arkadii, edited by Eugene Ostashevsky


Poetry / Poetry - American

Alehouse Sonnets

A reissuing of Alehouse Sonnets, poems by Norman Dubie.
Dubie, Norman


Poetry

The Geographic Cure

Dudley, Ellen


Poetry / Poetry - American

A Circus of Needs

A collection of poems by Stephen Dunn.
Dunn, Stephen


Poetry

Drafts 1–38, Toll

This book is one long poem in many sections. It is the "masterwork" of this avante garde poet, who has been working on this composition for a decade.
DuPlessis, Rachel Blau


Poetry

Mature Themes

The highly anticipated debut of a young New York poet and essayist
Durbin, Andrew


Poetry / Poetry - American

Brass Knuckles

A reissuing of Brass Knuckles, the debut collection of poetry by Stuart Dybek.
Dybek, Stuart


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Autobiography of a Jukebox

A reissuing of The Autobiography of a Jukebox, poems by Cornelius Eady.
Eady, Cornelius


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Gathering of My Name

A collection of poetry by Cornelius Eady.
Eady, Cornelius


Poetry / Poetry - American

Victims of the Latest Dance Craze

A reissuing of Victims of the Latest Dance Craze, poetry by Cornelius Eady.
Eady, Cornelius


Poetry - American / Poetry of Place

Some Habits

Winner of the Omnidawn Open Book Prize
Eaton, C. Violet


Poetry

The Little Bat Trainer

Ebert, Gwen


Poetry - American

The Tunnel

Edson, Russell


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Chronic Liar Buys a Canary

The debut collection of poems by Elizabeth Edwards.
Edwards, Elizabeth


Poetry - European

Valuable Nail
Trans. from the German


Eich, Günter


Poetry / Poetry - American

A Grammar to Waking

A collection of poetry by Nancy Eimers.
Eimers, Nancy


Poetry / Poetry - American

Oz

A collection of poems by Nancy Eimers.
Eimers, Nancy


Poetry - American / Poetry of Place / Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

Laodicea

Winner of the Omnidawn 1st/2nd Poetry Book Prize
Ekstrand, Eric


Poetry Criticism / Gay Studies / Biography

Poet Be Like God

The first biography of poet Jack Spicer (1925-1965), a key figure in San Francisco’s gay cultural scene and in the development of American avant garde poetries.
Ellingham, Lewis, and Kevin Killian


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Selected Poems
Bilingual German-English ed.


Poems drawn from six volumes of the work of Germany's most important and influential living poet.
Enzensberger, Hans Magnus. Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Michael Hamburger, Rita Dove, and Fred Viebahn, trans


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Kiosk
Bilingual German-English ed.


The most recent book by Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Germany's most important and influential living poet.
Enzensberger, Hans Magnus. Michael Hamburger and Hans Magnus Enzensberger, trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Lighter Than Air
Bilingual German-English ed.


A new volume by Germany's most important and influential living poet.
Enzensberger, Hans Magnus. Reinhold Grimm, trans.


Poetry / Poetry Criticism / Literary Collections

A Sulfur Anthology

Eshleman, Clayton


Poetry Criticism / Poetics

Companion Spider

A penetrating exploration of poetic life by a veteran poet, translator, and editor.
Eshleman, Clayton. Adrienne Rich, introd.


Poetry - American

Chez Nous

Estes, Angie


Poetry

Enchantée

The highly anticipated new book from the Pulitzer finalist
Estes, Angie


Poetry - American

Tryst

Estes, Angie


Poetry - American

Voice-Over

Estes, Angie


Poetry / Poetry - American

Collecting the Animals

A reissuing of Collecting the Animals, poetry by Peter Everwine.
Everwine, Peter


Poetry / Latin American & Caribbean Studies / Aztec

Working the Song Fields

A collection of poetry translated from Aztec by Peter Everwine.
Everwine, Peter


Poetry / Poetry - American

Lip

A collection of poems by Kathy Fagan.
Fagan, Kathy


Poetry

The Palace of Ashes

Fairchok, Sherry


Poetry

The Foundling Wheel

A Puerto Rican American poet takes us on his journey through, and celebration of, gay adoption, fatherhood, and partnership
Falconer, Blas


Poetry / Religion

The Song of Songs
Bilingual Hebrew-English ed.


An acclaimed translation of the Bible’s celebrated collection of love poetry.
Falk, Marcia


Poetry

Honest Water

Meditative and musical poetry.
Farnsworth, Robert


Poetry

Ajanta’s Ledge

Yes. Jazz, at last, in words
Feinstein, Sascha


Poetry

A Full Heart

Field, Edward


Poetry

New and Selected Poems

Field, Edward


Poetry

Stars in My Eyes

Field, Edward


Poetry

Rising

New Southern poetry in which Field lets loose a Calamity Jane-like voice loaded with screwball humor
Field, Farrah


Poetry

Wolf and Pilot

Poems can weave together a dark, quirky fairy tale—and these do—that blends childish passion and adult sensibility
Field, Farrah


Poetry

Big Spring

Figman, Elliot


Poetry / Poetry - American

Eve

A reissuing of Eve, poems by Annie Finch.
Finch, Annie


Poetry

Spells

A spellbinding collection from one of America’s most original and magical poets
Finch, Annie


Poetry

Carolyn Kizer

Finch, Annie; Johanna Keller & Candace McClelland, Editors. Maxine Kumin, Introduction. Contributors: Hayden Carruth, Dominic Cheung, Lucille Clifton, Robert Creeley, Judith Johnson, Maxine Kumin, Carol Muske, Robert Phillips, Marie Ponsot, Henry Taylor.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Germany

A collection of poetry by Caroline Finkelstein.
Finkelstein, Caroline


Poetry / Poetry - American

Justice

A collection of poetry by Caroline Finkelstein.
Finkelstein, Caroline


Poetry

Rock and Dew

Firan, Carmen


Poetry

Letters to Poets

Firestone, Jennifer, Lomax, Dana Teen, eds.


Poetry

Inmost

In these haunting lyrics, Fisher weighs the proximity, physical no less than linguistic, of nurture and violence
Fisher, Jessica and Kimiko Hahn, preface


Poetry / Poetry - American

Reckless Wedding

A reissuing of Reckless Wedding, the debut collection of poetry by Maria Flook.
Flook, Maria


Poetry

Sea Room

A poetic exploration of love, fear and god.
Flook, Maria


Poetry / Dance

A Lily Lilies

Landscape and kinetic expression meet in this collection of poetry, dance choreography, and photographs
Foo, Josey and Leah Stein


Poetry - Women Authors

All Pilgrim

Ford, Stephanie


Poetry

Hams Beneath the Firmament

Ford, Terry


Poetry

Hostage

Fragos’s poetry is hostage to nothing but her unique voice
Fragos, Emily


Poetry

How the Losers Love What’s Lost

“The one gone thing goes on being gone.”
Frank, Patrick Ryan


Poetry - Gay & Lesbian

The Opposite of People

Frank, Patrick Ryan


Poetry

movable TYYPE

The first new collection by this innovative poet in seven years
Fraser, Kathleen


Poetry

il cuore – the heart

Rich and detailed poems by one of America’s preeminent experimental writers.
Fraser, Kathleen. Peter Quartermain, introd.


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Every Day but Tuesday

Freeman, Barbara Claire


Poetry / Poetry - French

The Posthumous Life of R.W.
Bilingual French-English ed.


A chapbook of prose poems on existence and the self, with French on facing pages
Frémon, Jean


Poetry Criticism

A FIELD Guide to Contemporary Poetry and Poetics

Friebert, Stuart


Poetry

Funeral Pie

Friebert, Stuart


Poetry Anthologies

Models of the Universe

Friebert, Stuart


Poetry / Poetry - American

Black Threads

A collection of poems by Jeff Friedman.
Friedman, Jeff


Poetry

Pretenders

New poetry
Friedman, Jeff


Poetry / Poetry - American

Taking Down the Angel

A collection of poems by Jeff Friedman.
Friedman, Jeff


Poetry / Poetry - American

Working in Flour

A collection of poetry by Jeff Friedman.
Friedman, Jeff


Poetry

Ghosts, The Space of Joy, Song & Dance

Fuller, John


Poetry

Pebble & I

Arguably the best living English poet at the height of his power
Fuller, John


Poetry

The Knot Garden

Funk, Allison


Poetry - American

Start

Gallagher, Jean


Poetry - American

Stubborn

Gallagher, Jean


Poetry

The Little Book of Guesses

Gallaher, John


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Museum of Natural History

A collection of poems by Julie Gamberg.
Gamberg, Julie


Poetry

Cape Discovery

Gammon, Catherine, and Bruce Smith, eds.


Poetry

Deeds of Utmost Kindness

A travelogue that employs diverse settings and styles of poetry.
Gander, Forrest


Poetry

Dialogue with the Archipelago

Gardinier, Suzanne


Poetry

Iridium

A collection of poems “broad enough to hold the surf of history crashing with an emotional sweep, depth and beauty few contemporary poets can provide”
Gardinier, Suzanne


Poetry

Today

Gardinier, Suzanne


Poetry

Lie Nearest Truth

A brave and beautiful debut from a poet who navigates the haunted world of remembered feeling
Garritty, Sean


Poetry

Silk Elegy

Silk Elegy tells the story of a young girl from an immigrant family whose life is disrupted by a mentally ill mother.
Gash, Sondra


Poetry

The Holyoke

An elegy to a lost world one peopled with fisherman, laborers, wives and mothers, all adhering, to one degree or another, to an Old-World Catholic way of life.
Gaspar, Frank X.


Poetry

Against Which

Gay, Ross


Poetry

Taking on the Local Color

Erotic, calculated, witty poems in this first book.
Genser, Cynthia


Poetry / Poetry - American

Bitter Angel

A reissuing of Bitter Angel, poems by Amy Gerstler.
Gerstler, Amy


Poetry / Essays

Coming Events (Collected Writings)

A dynamic concatenation of lyric and philosophical thought rendered in poetry and prose
Gevirtz, Susan


Poetry Criticism

High Lonesome

Giannelli, Adam


Poetry

Bliss Crisis

Gibbs’s poems are full of passionate crises
Gibbs, Jules


Poetry

Opinel

Gibson, Rebecca


Poetry Criticism / ART CRITICISM

Another Future

What’s next for contemporary poetry?
Gilbert, Alan


Poetry

Dear Weather Ghost

Poems of exile rooted in classic images and a distinct lyrical style
Ginsburg, Melissa


Poetry / Poetry - African American / Poetry of Place

Ohio Railroads

A chapbook-length poem that explores the cultural and personal weight of Ohio’s rail history
Giscombe, C. S.


Poetry

In Defense of Nothing

A new lyricism for the twenty-first century
Gizzi, Peter


Poetry

The Outernationale

A luminous new work for the 21st century
Gizzi, Peter


Poetry

Some Values of Landscape and Weather

A visionary new work from an award-winning poet.
Gizzi, Peter


Poetry

Threshold Songs

A series of private and ecstatic meditations on living and dying
Gizzi, Peter


Poetry

Gurlesque

A new anthology of wicked, subversive young women poets
Glenum, Lara and Arielle Greenberg, eds.


Poetry

How I Went Red

New poetry
Glover, Maggie


Poetry - American

Lie Awake Lake

Goldberg, Beckian Fritz


Poetry

Egypt from Space

These poems, by privileging the lyric in their intention, open up a new direction in the American prose poem
Goldberg, Beckian Fritz


Poetry / Poetry - American

Cultural Studies

The debut collection of poetry by Kevin González.
González, Kevin


Poetry - Hispanic American / Poetry - African American

Unpeopled Eden

Built from the lives and stories of undocumented immigrants, these mournful, mystical poems are artifact, a cry for remembrance
González, Rigoberto


Poetry

Black Blossoms

“What is / misery now that the last spring / you will ever know has already been forgotten?”
González, Rigoberto


Poetry

Bad Daughter

“It is true when a girl sinks, her hair spreads like a flower / across water”
Gorham, Sarah


Poetry

The Cure

Gorham, Sarah


Poetry

The Tension Zone

Gorham, Sarah


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Life of the Garment

Winner of the 2014 May Sarton New Hampshire Prize for Poetry
Gorlin, Deborah


Poetry

Third Day

New and collected poems reflecting events over long periods of the author’s life.
Gowrie, Grey


Poetry

Correspondence

Winner of the 2005 Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize, selected by Bob Hicok
Graber, Kathleen


Poetry

Mose

A book-length narrative poem exploring one man’s experience of crime and imprisonment.
Graham, Loren


Poetry - American

Places I Was Dreaming

With humor, wonder, and kid-logic, a young boy copes with a life in rural poverty in the poetic sequence of Places I Was Dreaming
Graham, Loren


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - Nature

Harm

Harm performs the loss of that fictive division between a unified body and its surrounding world.
Gravendyk, Hillary


Poetry - Women Authors

Series | India

Series | India is a sequence of poems linked by threads of intersecting and overlapping stories
Gray, Elizabeth T., Jr.


Poetry

The Next Hunger

Lyric meditations on the longings and losses that drive us into each other’s arms or put us on our knees
Green, Kimberly Cloutier


Poetry

All That Might Be Done

New poetry
Green, Samuel


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Grace of Necessity

A collection of poetry by Samuel Green.
Green, Samuel


Poetry - American / Poetry - Nature

Tracer

This is a poetry that seeks to emancipate the voice of witness from the generalities of despair through its exacting engagement with this world.
Greenfield, Richard


Poetry

Embodiment, and other poems

Gregor, Arthur


Poetry

The Hand Upon His Head

Gregor, Arthur


Poetry

The River Serpent, and other poems

Gregor, Arthur


Poetry

Secret Citizen

Gregor, Arthur


Poetry

That Other Side of Things

Gregor, Arthur


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - Nature

Loom-2011 Open Book Prize

Loom searches for reconstructions of gender, dwelling, and the sacred.
Gridley, Sarah


Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - African American

Lighting the Shadow

Lighting the Shadow opens itself to a space of meditation in an attempt to grasp the tensions of beauty, terror, and transformation within the self and the greater world
Griffiths, Rachel Eliza


Poetry

The Requited Distance

New poems from poet, writer, photographer and painter Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Griffiths, Rachel Eliza


Poetry

Morning Prayer

Grubin, Eve


Poetry

The Collected Poems of Barbara Guest

The lifework of a preeminent New York School poet
Guest, Barbara, Hadley Guest, ed.; Peter Gizzi, intro.


Poetry

Halfway Down the Hall

A generous gathering of the best poems, both previously published and uncollected, from Rachel Hadas's career.
Hadas, Rachel


Poetry

Indelible

Indelible is Rachel Hadas's first book since her critically acclaimed Halfway Down the Hall: New and Selected Poems (1998).
Hadas, Rachel


Poetry

The Waiting Room Reader

A small dose of healing
Hadas, Rachel


Poetry / Prose

Descent

Haines, John


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Mating Reflex

A collection of poetry by Jim Hall.
Hall, Jim


Poetry / Poetry - American

Drift and Pulse

A collection of poems by Kathleen Halme.
Halme, Kathleen


Poetry

The Measure of Islands

Poetry of forgotten moments and bygone people.
Halperin, Mark


Poetry

Music for Porn

A bracing lyrical exploration of the ethical limits of our militarized and eroticized landscape
Halpern, Rob


Poetry

Rift

Hamer, Forrest


Essays / Poetry

Basho's Ghost

A collection of essays by poet Sam Hamill.
Hamill, Sam


Poetry / Poetry - American

Blindsight

A collection of poems by Carol Hamilton.
Hamilton, Carol Vanderveer


Poetry / Poetry - American

Resort

A reissuing of Resort, poetry by Patricia Hampl.
Hampl, Patricia


Poetry

Glorious

Handler, Joan Cusack


Poetry

The Red Canoe

The Red Canoe: Love in Its Making—poetry and memoir exploring the anatomy of a marriage—underbelly and crown
Handler, Joan Cusack


Poetry

The Waiting Room Reader

Handler, Joan Cusack, ed.


Poetry / Poetry - American

When There Are No Secrets

A collection of poetry by C.G. Hanzlicek.
Hanzlicek, C.G.


Poetry / Native American Studies

In Mad Love and War

Sacred and secular poems of the Creek Tribe.
Harjo, Joy


Essays / Poetry / Native American Studies

Soul Talk, Song Language

Intimate and illuminating conversations with one of America’s foremost Native artists
Harjo, Joy and Tanaya Winder, Laura Coltelli


Poetry / Poetry - American

After West

A collection of poems by James Harms.
Harms, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

Comet Scar

A collection of poetry by James Harms.
Harms, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

Freeways and Aqueducts

A collection of poems by James Harms.
Harms, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Joy Addict

A reissuing of The Joy Addict, poems by James Harms.
Harms, James


Poetry / Poetry - American

Quarters

A collection of poetry by James Harms.
Harms, James


Poetry Criticism

Poetry and the Public

An informative account of the social meaning of poetry in the 20th century US.
Harrington, Joseph


Poetry / Biography / Memoir

Things Come On

National and family disasters converge in this radically new kind of memoir
Harrington, Joseph


Poetry

Amnesiac

Harris writes about struggle and memory, repression and revelation—the stuff dreams and poetry are made of
Harris, Duriel E.


Poetry - American

Sham City

Banishing poets from the well-ordered city did not prevent the creation of fictions: SHAM CITY is the capitol of fictitious capital.
Harrison, Evan S.


Poetry

Incomplete Knowledge

Harrison, Jeffrey


Poetry / Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

pool [5 choruses]

Here, the many permutations of lyric explore slippage and fusion, of singular to multiple, personal to social, sentience to what seeks beyond the sensate world, of both our crisis and choral communion that is, and is always more than voice reveals

Hartigan, Endi Bogue


Poetry / Poetry - American

Knock Knock

The debut collection of poetry by Heather Hartley.
Hartley, Heather


Poetry

Virtual Muse

A poet-programmer explores the intersection of reading, writing, and computing.
Hartman, Charles O.


Poetry

Hemming the Water

Often mimicking fairy tales or ancient fables, these are poems wrought from daughterhood, motherhood, siblinghood, and the love of music
Harvey, Yona


Poetry

Three New Poets

Harwell, Sarah C., Farah Marklevits, and Courtney Queeney


Poetry

Grieving Shias

Hasan, Raza Ali


Poetry / Poetry - American

Muscular Music

A reissuing of Muscular Music, the debut poetry collection by Terrance Hayes.
Hayes, Terrance


Poetry / Poetry - American

Dear Apocalypse

The debut collection of poems by K. A. Hays.
Hays, K. A.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Early Creatures, Native Gods

A collection of poetry by K. A. Hays.
Hays, K. A.


Poetry

Nightwords

Hazo, Samuel


Poetry

What the Right Hand Knows

Healy, Tom


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

The Book of a Thousand Eyes

Written over the course of two decades, The Book of a Thousand Eyes was begun as an homage to Scheherazade
Hejinian, Lyn


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

The Fatalist

A book-length, syntactically surprising poem divided into many sections.
Hejinian, Lyn


Poetry

My Life and My Life in the Nineties

New edition of one of the founding works of Language writing
Hejinian, Lyn


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Saga / Circus

Saga / Circus brings us two distinctly different long poems
Hejinian, Lyn


Poetry

This Constellation Is a Name

A landmark volume gathering 45 years of work by one of our leading poets
Heller, Michael


Poetry / Poetry - American

Back Roads

A collection of poems by Patricia Henley.
Henley, Patricia


Poetry / Poetry - American

Astronaut

The debut collection of poems by Brian Henry.
Henry, Brian


Poetry

The Unending Lightning
Bilingual Spanish-English ed.


Hernández, Miguel. trans. from the Spanish by Edwin Honig


Poetry - European

But what
Trans. from the Hebrew


Judith Herzberg writes poems of extraordinary compassion under great pressure of diction and form that capture brief moments of beauty and terror.
Herzberg, Judith


Poetry / Poetry - American

Depth of Field

A reissuing of Depth of Field, the debut collection of poems by William Heyen.
Heyen, William


Poetry

Tiresias

Hickman, Leland; Motika, Stephen, ed.


Poetry / Spanish, Spanish Ame, Child Li

They Dream They Cry They Sing / Suenan Lloran Cantan

A collection of poems in the original Spanish, and the English translations by Perry Higman.
Higman, Perry, trans.


Poetry

Bright Existence

A celebrated poet’s vision of our dynamic universe.
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Cascadia

These poems use the geography of California as metaphor for exploring fundamental pressures and issues of everyday life.
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Death Tractates

A celebrated poet asks anguished questions about separation and loss.
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Fortress

Lyrical approaches to the relationships between solitude, beauty and the world.
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Loose Sugar

An elaborate collection of poems that culminate in a meditation on the possibility of a native and feminine language,
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Pieces of Air in the Epic

Innovative lyric poetry breathes new life into 21st century nature and culture.
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Practical Water

The latest volume in Hillman’s acclaimed meditations on the elements
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry

Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire

The final volume in the poet’s extraordinary tetralogy on earth, air, water, and fire
Hillman, Brenda


Poetry - American

Kurosawa’s Dog

Hinrichsen, Dennis


Poetry

The White Fire of Time

A stunning new work by a profound poetic talent.
Hinsey, Ellen


Poetry / Poetry - American

For the Sleepwalkers

A reissuing of For the Sleepwalkers, poems by Edward Hirsch.
Hirsch, Edward


Poetry

Of Gravity & Angels

A precise and passionate collection by a brave new voice in poetry.
Hirshfield, Jane


Essays / Poetry

The Force of What’s Possible

A dynamic collection of essays addressing the question of accessibility in experimental writing
Hoang, Lily


Poetry / Poetry - American

Bread without Sorrow

A collection of poems by John Hodgen.
Hodgen, John


Poetry / Literary Criticism - German

Odes and Elegies
Bilingual German-English ed.


Powerful new translations of this seminal figure in modern poetry
Hölderlin, Friedrich, and Nick Hoff, trans.


Poetry - European

Selected Poems of Friedrich Hölderlin

Further solidifying Hölderlin’s place in history, this thorough collection of poetry ranges from the odes of his developmental period to the majestic hymns and strangely prophetic modern compositions created in his later years.
Hölderlin, Friedrich. Maxine Chernoff & Paul Hoover, trs


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Patience of Cloud Photographer

The collection of poetry by Elizabeth Holmes.
Holmes, Elizabeth


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Playhouse Near Dark

A collection of poems by Elizabeth Holmes.
Holmes, Elizabeth


Poetry - European

Intensive Care
Trans. from the Czech


Holub, Miroslav


Poetry - European

Vanishing Lung Syndrome
Trans. from the Czech


Holub, Miroslav


Poetry / Poetry - American

The River of Heaven

A reissuing of The River of Heaven, poems by Garrett Hongo.
Hongo, Garrett


Poetry

Yellow Light

A beautiful and moving collection of poetry by a new author.
Hongo, Garrett Kaoru


Poetry - American

Desolation: Souvenir

Paul Hoover now establishes himself as an important voice of deep emotional resonance and far ranging vision.
Hoover, Paul


Poetry - American

Poems in Spanish

Paul Hoover's Poems in Spanish takes the English language into fraternity with the haunting lyricism of Spanish.
Hoover, Paul


Poetry / Poetry - American

Anticipate the Coming Reservoir

A collection of poems by John Hoppenthaler.
Hoppenthaler, John


Poetry

Domestic Garden

New poetry
Hoppenthaler, John


Poetry / Poetry - American

Lives of Water

A collection of poetry by John Hoppenthaler.
Hoppenthaler, John


Poetry

Singularities

A celebration of language by a gifted poet.
Howe, Susan


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Lady in Kicking Horse Reservoir

A reissuing of The Lady in Kicking Horse Reservoir, a collection of poetry by Richard Hugo.
Hugo, Richard


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese

Altazor
Trans. from the Spanish


Revised edition of a Latin American classic in a tour-de-force translation.
Huidobro, Vicente. Eliot Weinberger, trans.


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

The Middle

The Middle is beautiful and powerful, and all that grace animates calm outrage, ghostlier awareness.
Hume, Angela


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - Nature

Ventifacts

Ventifacts highlights the currents between imaginary relations and physical conditions.
Hume, Christine


Poetry

The Radiant

Huntington, Cynthia


Poetry

Life with Sam

Hutner, Elizabeth Hall. Simeon Hutner, Photography. Rafael Campo, Fwd.


Poetry

Out Loud

Poems both elegantly wrought and meditatively wild, testifying to a restless intelligence.
Hyland, Peter B.


Poetry

Against the Evidence

Rare poetry concerning human mortality and alienation.
Ignatow, David


Poetry

I Have a Name

I have a Name is a vital engagement with life and an unflinching stare at death, concluding that love transcendent is a reality,
Ignatow, David


Poetry

Leaving the Door Open

Ignatow, David


Poetry

Rescue the Dead

Poetic explorations of a celebrated poet’s inner world.
Ignatow, David


Biography / Poetry Criticism

The Notebooks of David Ignatow

Ignatow, David. Ralph J. Mills, Jr., ed. and introd.


Poetry

The Flaw

Ignatow, Yaedi


Poetry / Essays / Ecology & Environmental Studies

eco language reader

In this riveting and timely collection of essays, interviews, and photographs, 17 contemporary innovative poets weigh in on pressing environmental concerns
Iijima, Brenda, ed.


Poetry / Poetry - American

Clemency

A collection of poetry by Colette Inez.
Inez, Colette


Poetry

Against the Meanwhile

Three elegies exploring the nature of remembered time and space.
Irwin, Mark


Poetry

New Messiahs

Israeli, Henry


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Devil's Child

The collection of poetry by Fleda Brown Jackson.
Jackson, Fleda Brown


Poetry

Neighborhood Register

A debut collection that sifts the Midwest’s dwindling industrial cities, along with the lively avenues of Manhattan, for the crucial music engrained in everyday domains and the people who embody them.
Jackson, Marcus


Poetry

Through a Gate of Trees

Jackson, Susan and Peacock, Molly


Poetry - European

The Selected Poems of Max Jacob
Trans. from the French


Jacob, Max


Poetry

Little Boy Blue

A twenty-three part poetic sequence; a working-class mother speaks passionately of the more than four decades of personal history that binds her with her emotionally-troubled and estranged son
Jacobik, Gray


Poetry

The Black Riviera

Bold narrative poems that recreate the past.
Jarman, Mark


Poetry - American

Court of the Dragon

A new book of poetry exploring domesticity, desire, and dreaming by the Queens Poet Laureate
Javier, Paolo


Poetry

Outlandish Blues

Root-wise, soulful poems reinvent the domestic and spiritual spheres.
Jeffers, Honoreé Fanonne


Poetry

The Glory Gets

A deft, lyrical meditation on blues, womanhood, and beyond
Jeffers, Honorée Fanonne


Poetry

White Nights

Wonderfully busy poet
Jenkins, Alan


Poetry

Radio Tooth

Jenkins, Paul


Poetry

Six Small Fires

Jenkins, Paul


Poetry

Bone-Songs and Sanctuaries

Jennings, Michael


Poetry / Poetry - American

Memory

A reissuing of Memory, poems by Laura Jensen, with a foreword by Kevin Prufer.
Jensen, Laura


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Incognito Lounge

A reissuing of The Incognito Lounge, poetry by Denis Johnson.
Johnson, Denis


Poetry

Selvage

The debut collection of poems by Donna Johnson
Johnson, Donna


Poetry

Cities of Mathematics and Desire

Johnson, Judith


Poetry

The Ice Lizard

Johnson, Judith Emlyn


Poetry - American

Aversions

To be averse, to turn one's eyes away, is an act that chills, suggesting not only irrevocable but also unforeseeable consequence.
Johnston, Devin


Poetry Criticism

Precipitations

Charts the influence of occultism on America poetry from WWII to the present.
Johnston, Devin


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Extreme Directions

This sequence of poems, evolved from the poet's observation of the daily practice of Tai Chi Sword, evoke the fluidity of martial art practice, the motion of Chinese brushstroke painting or calligraphy, as well as the shifting physical and metaphysical arena that is human relationship.
Jones, Alice


Poetry Criticism / Poetics

A Nomad Poetics

Powerful essays on the state and aims of contemporary poetry.
Joris, Pierre


Poetry

Poasis

Poasis, Joris's first major publication in the United States, highlights his work since the mid-1980s.
Joris, Pierre


Poetry - European

Winter Night
Trans. from the Hungarian


József, Attila


Poetry / Poetry Criticism

Eighteenth-Century Poetry

A niche journal of literature and culture that seeks to publish excellent and innovative studies of the poetry of the long Eighteenth Century and its contexts
Jung, Sandro


Poetry

Bear, Diamonds and Crane

“Out of the deepest / wound, a new bloom.”
Kageyama-Ramakrishnan, Claire


Poetry / Japanese-American Culture

Shadow Mountain

Kageyama-Ramakrishnan, Claire


Poetry / Asian Studies

The Theory and Function of Mangoes

Winner of the Intro Prize
Kalamaras, George


Poetry

Tidal

Tidal explores the cultural, physical, and historical landscape of Micronesia
Kalscheur, Josh


Poetry

Ban en Banlieue

An evocative exploration of body and politics by one of our most exciting innovative writers

Kapil, Bhanu


Poetry / New Genres

Schizophrene

A fragmented notebook investigates mental illness and trauma in the South Asian diaspora
Kapil, Bhanu


Poetry / Poetry - American

Abacus

Mary Karr's poetry published as a Carnegie Mellon Classic Contemporary
Karr, Mary


Poetry / Poetry - American

What It Wasn't

A collection of poetry by Laura Kasischke.
Kasischke, Laura


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Book of Complaints

A collection of poetry by Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Poetry / Poetry - American

Dithyrambs

A collection of poetic choral lyrics by Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Poetry / Poetry - American

Prague Winter

A collection of poetry by Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Memoir / Poetry

The Republic of Burma Shave

A memoir by poet Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Poetry / Poetry - American

Scorpio Rising

A collection of selected poems by Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Memoir / Poetry

The Years of Smashing Bricks

A memoir by poet Richard Katrovas.
Katrovas, Richard


Poetry

All You Do Is Perceive

Joy Katz regards the world with wonder and sharp insight in this new collection centered around new motherhood
Katz, Joy


Poetry - American

Swimming Home

A riveting new collection by New York poet and curator Vincent Katz
Katz, Vincent


Poetry

Claims

Kaufman, Shirley


Poetry

Home by Now

Kearney, Meg


Poetry - Women Authors / Poetry - French / Medieval Poetry

Truth of My Songs

Poems of the female troubadours of 12th-century France (original Provençal on facing pages)
Keelan, Claudia


Poetry / Music

The Bar of the Flattened Heart

With melancholy and wit, the poems of The Bar of the Flattened Heart remind us of the sheer wonderment of life
Keller, David


Poetry - American

The Extremities

Kelly, Timothy


Poetry - American

Stronger

Kelly, Timothy


Poetry / Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

A Conjoined Book

A double book that echoes with the ecological and social crises of our times, this lyric meditation is interrogation and intervention, defying the limitations we place on story’s potency and potential

Kelsey, Karla


Poetry / Poetry - American

World as a Dictionary

A collection of poetry by Jesse Lee Kercheval.
Kercheval, Jesse Lee


Poetry - European

Here There Was Once a Country
Trans. from the French


Khoury-Ghata, Vénus


Poetry

Mixed Plate

Irreverent and edgy renderings of the American scene.
Kicknosway, Faye


Poetry / Literary Criticism - American / Asian-American Studies

Dura

The 10th anniversary edition of this classic of Asian America and experimental poetry features a Preface by Juliana Spahr and an Afterword by Stephen Hong Sohn.
Kim, Myung Mi


Poetry - American / Poetry - Asian American

Penury

In Penury, Myung Mi Kim probes sanctioned norms of cognition by breaking communication into its most discrete components
Kim, Myung Mi


Poetry / Asian Studies

Summers of Vietnam and Other Poems

Kinzie, Mary


Poetry

Whole Sky

Kircher, Pamela


Poetry / Poetry - American

Postal Routes

A collection of poetry by Elizabeth Kirschner.
Kirschner, Elizabeth


Poetry / Poetry - American

Slow Risen Among Smoke Trees

A collection of poetry by Elizabeth Kirschner.
Kirschner, Elizabeth


Poetry / Poetry - American

Twenty Colors

The debut collection of poetry by Elizabeth Kirschner.
Kirschner, Elizabeth


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Ungrateful Garden

A reissuing of The Ungrateful Garden, poetry by Carolyn Kizer.
Kizer, Carolyn


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Idiot Princess of the Last Dynasty

A reissuing of The Idiot Princess of the Last Dynasty, poems by Peter Klappert.
Klappert, Peter


Poetry - American / Poetry - Women Authors

Land Sparing

Winner of the Nightboat Books Poetry Prize
Klein, Gabriella


Literary Fiction / Poetry / Portugal

On Saramago

A collection of essays on the 1998 Nobel Laureate for Literature, with contributions from Harold Bloom and Saramago himself (short story)
Klobucka, Anna M., ed.


Poetry

The River I know You By

This new book of poems, a Stahlecker Series selection from Four Way Books, contains works that first appeared in The Arts Journal; AWP Newsletter; Green Mountains Review; Greensboro Review; Mississippi Review; The North American Review; The Pacific Review; Prairie Schooner; Southern Poetry Review; and The Virginia Quarterly Review.
Knauth, Stephen


Poetry

Twenty Shadows

Knauth, Stephen


Poetry

Hurry Home

Knight, Ann Scott


Poetry

Stigmata Errata Etcetera

Mark Doty introduces this stunning new collection, the third in Saturnalia Books new Artist/Poet Collaboration series
Knott, Bill; Black, Star, collages; Doty, Mark, intro.


Poetry

Goodbye Lyric

Kocher, Ruth Ellen


Poetry

4

Kocot, Noelle


Poetry

The Raving Fortune

Kocot, Noelle


Poetry

Twine

The 2013 May Sarton New Hampshire Prize Winner for Poetry
Koehn, David


Poetry / African-American Studies

Dien Cai Dau

Poetry that precisely conjures images of the war in Vietnam by an award-winning author.
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / African-American Studies

Magic City

An award-winning poet evokes his childhood in Louisiana.
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / African-American Studies

Neon Vernacular

An award-winning poet’s testimony of the war in Vietnam.
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / African-American Studies

Pleasure Dome

Yusef Komunyakaa has become one of America's most compelling poets. Pleasure Dome gathers over twenty-five years of work, including early uncollected poems and a rich selection of new poems.
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / Jazz

Testimony, A Tribute to Charlie Parker
Includes audio supplement


A collaborative tribute of words and music reflecting the tension and beauty of jazz, including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation audio recording with music by Sandy Evans
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / Jazz

Testimony, A Tribute to Charlie Parker
Does not include any audio supplement


A collaborative tribute of words and music reflecting the tension and beauty of jazz
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / African-American Studies

Thieves of Paradise

Pulitzer Prize winner Yusef Komunyakaa delivers a powerful meditation on American, and particularly African American, life in the wake of Vietnam.
Komunyakaa, Yusef


Poetry / Theater & Performing Arts

Gilgamesh

The first dramatic adaptation of Gilgamesh
Komunyakaa, Yusef and Chad Garcia


Poetry / Poetry - American

Winter Morning Walks

A collection of poetry by Ted Kooser.
Kooser, Ted


Poetry

We Aren’t Who We Are – And This World Isn’t Either

These poems tell the story of a colorful and often painful childhood spent traveling around the world in this first book by a newly minted poet and former artisan now living in New Hampshire.
Korfhage, Christine, foreword by Liz Rosenberg


Poetry - European

My Little Sister and Selected Poems 1965-1985
Trans. from the Hebrew


Kovner, Abba


Poetry - European

On Account Of
Trans. from the German


Krolow, Karl


Poetry

Last Day of the Year
Bilingual German-English ed.


Magisterial Potato Farming
Krüger, Michael


Poetry / Literary Criticism - American

Glean

Glean, a reference to the gathering of grain after harvest, explores the appalling trust implicit in any act of faith that prayer may not elicit a response. Spare and evocative, the collection struggles with a language at odds with itself
Kryah, Joshua


Poetry

Xing

Debora Kuan explores cultural, psychological, and physical crossings in her debut collection
Kuan, Debora


Poetry

Nowhere Fast

A peek into the sinister mind of one of America’s foremost poetry translators
Kulik, William


Biography / Poetry / Poetry Criticism

A Celebration for Stanley Kunitz On His Eightieth Birthday

Kunitz, Stanley


Biography / Poetry Criticism / Literary Criticism - American

Interviews and Encounters with Stanley Kunitz

Kunitz, Stanley. Stanley Moss, ed.


Poetry Criticism / Literary Collections - American

Toward the Open Field

The historical writings that helped shape our current understandings of poetry.
Kwasny, Melissa, ed.


Poetry

House of Affection

Kwitny, Wendy Wood


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

Once Again, La Fontaine
Trans. from the French


New translations of classic French fables.
La Fontaine, Jean de. Norman R. Shapiro, trans. David Schorr, illus. John Hollander, fwd.


Poetry

The Book of Anna

Ladin, J.


Poetry / History / Judaism

Alternatives to History

Ladin, Jay


Poetry

Coming to Life

Ladin continues the journey of self from one gender to the next—a journey of the soul in and out of flesh
Ladin, Joy


Poetry

The Definition of Joy

“Joy Ladin sends spies into the Promised Land.”
Ladin, Joy


Poetry

Impersonation

Surfacing possibilities
Ladin, Joy


Poetry

Transmigration

Ladin, Joy


Poetry - European

Last Verses

The Last Verses of Jules Laforgue is the first full-length collection of free verse published in the French language.
Laforgue, Jules. Donald Revell, trs.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Slavic

Roll Call of Mirrors
Trans. from the Serbian


A postwar Serbian poet captures the spirit of the classical in his newly translated book of poems.
Lalic, Ivan V. Charles Simic, trans. and introd.


Poetry - European / Poetry - Women Authors

Fortino Sámano

Fortino Sámano (the overflowing of the poem) is a collaborative work by the emerging French poet, Virginie Lalucq, and the distinguished philosopher, Jean-Luc Nancy.
Lalucq, Virginie & Jen-Luc Nancy. Sylvain Gallais & Cynthia Hogue, trs.


Poetry

Without Wings

Lamon, Laurie


Poetry

The Fork Without Hunger

Lamon, Laurie and Donald Hall, fwd.


Poetry

My Scarlet Ways

A stunning new voice of erotic devastation
Larkin, Tanya


Poetry

A Hotel in Belgium

These poems investigate the delicacy of human relationships and the hopeful relentlessness with which we pursue them
Lauer, Brett Fletcher


Poetry Criticism

The Given & The Chosen

Ann Lauterbach considers the animated, elastic relation between what is given and what is chosen through the lens of art, critical thinking and her own experience as a poet.
Lauterbach, Ann


Poetry / Poetry Criticism / Literary Criticism - Slavic

Saint Petersburg Notebook

A chapbook on the post-Soviet writer and the author’s own experience in the white nights of Saint Petersburg
Lauterbach, Ann


Poetry

Awake

A reissuing of Awake, the debut collection of poetry by Dorianne Laux
Laux, Dorianne


Poetry

Lane Changes

In this fifth book by Lawrence, these poems are at once wry, lucid, lunatic, energetic, pithy, dark.
Lawrence, David


Poetry

The Moonlit Upper Deckerina

Lazard, Naomi


Poetry Criticism

Lyric & Spirit

In this book of essays, interviews, reflections, and more, Lazer focuses on two topics central to the poetry of our time: the changing nature of beauty in the lyric and the necessity of finding new ways of embodying spirituality.
Lazer, Hank


Poetry

I Was Thinking of Beauty

The tenth collection of poems from conservationist and current Vermont Poet Laureate, Sydney Lea
Lea, Sydney


Poetry

Young of the Year

An unflinching account of human interaction with daunting landscapes and inescapable memories
Lea, Sydney


Poetry

The Breath of Parted Lips

Lea, Sydney, ed.; Hall, Donald , fwd. Contributors: Julie Agoos, Sharon Bryan, Robert Cording, Mark Cox, John Engels, Kathy Fagan, Christopher Gilbert, David Graham, Mark Halliday, Robert Hass, Denis Johnson, Cleopatra Mathis, William Matthews, Gary Miranda, Stanley Plumly, Katha Pollitt, Pattiann Rogers, Mary Ruefle, Mary Jo Salter, Sherod Santos, Jeffrey Skinner, Luci Tapahonso, Sue Ellen Thompson, Rosanna Warren


Poetry / Poetry - American

Monkeys, Minor Planet, Average Star

A playful, intoxicating debut by a young poet dedicated to expanding the boundaries of lyric poetry
Leavitt, Gracie


Poetry

Animalities

Animalities reaches into the past, breathes in the present, and extends to the future in a lyric exploration of life
Lee, David Dodd


Poetry

Arrow Pointing North

Lee, David Dodd


Poetry

The Nervous Filaments

Lee, David Dodd


Poetry

Shade 2004

Lee, David Dodd


Poetry

Shade 2006

Lee, David Dodd, editor


Poetry

The Breath of Parted Lips

Lee, Sydney , Ed. Contributors: Marvin Bell, Hayden Carruth, Amy Clampitt, Stephan Dunn, Dana Gioia, Donald Hall, Galway Kinnel, Maxine Kumin, Thomas Lux, Paul Muldoon, Grace Paley, Molly Peacock, Charles Simic, Jean Valentine, Ellen Bryant Voight, Baron Wormser, and Lea himself.


Poetry

Imago

These elegant poems tackle issues of identity, domesticity and sexuality, shattering preconceived notions of Asians and Asian men in this first collection by a Filipino-born writer.
Legaspi, Joseph O., foreword by Philip Levine


Poetry - American

The Madeleine Poems

Legault offers a dynamically charged vision of the real as he perceives its volatile, constantly shifting valences.
Legault, Paul


Poetry

The Sonnets

154 contemporary poets offer their own startling and imaginative versions of Shakespeare’s sonnets
Legault, Paul


Poetry / Poetry - Asian American

Blood, Sparrows and Sparrows

In this striking debut, Leigh’s poems seek again and again to reconcile faith and beauty with the violent realities of trauma
Leigh, Eugenia


Poetry / Poetry - American

Fresh Horses

The debut collection of poetry by Gary Lemons.
Lemons, Gary


Poetry / Poetry - European

The Hiss of the Viper

A poetics of literal survival merged into and defiant of the mundane
Leonte, Carmelia


Poetry

Questions of Love

New and Selected Poems
Lesser, Rika


Poetry

Etruscan Things

Lesser, Rika and Richard Howard


Poetry

Not This Pig

A compelling second collection of poetry.
Levine, Philip


Poetry / Poetry - American

One for the Rose

A reissuing of One for the Rose, a collection of poetry by Philip Levine.
Levine, Philip


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Afterlife

A reissuing of The Afterlife, poetry by Larry Levis.
Levis, Larry


Poetry / Poetry - American

The Dollmaker's Ghost

A reissuing of The Dollmaker’s Ghost, poetry by Larry Levis.
Levis, Larry


Poetry

A Day This Lit

Levy, Howard


Poetry / Magnetism / Love

Spooky Action at a Distance

Mapping the twin poles of isolation and connection, Levy’s poems illuminate the dramatic landscapes of both states
Levy, Howard


Poetry / Asian-American Studies

Treadwinds

The long-awaited first collection of Lew’s poems and intermedia pieces.
Lew, Walter K.


Poetry

Remnant

Meditations on the way the Holocaust continues to affect life.
Lieberman, Michael


Poetry / African-American Studies

The Subsequent Blues

Lilley, Gary Copeland


Poetry / Fiction & Literature / New Media

Seven Controlled Vocabularies and Obituary 2004. The Joy of Cooking

A modular, easy-to-read relaxation device
Lin, Tan


Poetry / Poetry - Asian American

Don’t Go Back To Sleep

What keeps us up at night? Love? Death? God?
Liu, Timothy


Poetry

Polytheogamy

Explore themes of sexuality, marriage, monogamy, and fidelity through a series of 64 lyric poems and 24 painting/sculptures
Liu, Timothy


Poetry

The Wingless

New poetry
Llompart, Cecilia


Poetry

The Tyranny of Milk

London, Sara


Poetry - American

The Pleasure Principle

Loomis, Jon


Poetry - American

Vanitas Motel

Loomis, Jon


Poetry

Watchword
Bilingual Spanish-English ed.


Intimate, intense poems forge a language for life when life is at stake
López Colomé, Pura; Forrest Gander, Trans.


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Spanish & Portuguese / Theater & Performing Arts

Four Puppet Plays

Lorca, Federico García. Edwin Honig, trans.


Poetry

At the Autopsy of Vaslav Nijinsky

The debut collection of poems by Bridget Lowe
Lowe, Bridget


Poetry / Poetry - American

Skating with Heather Grace

A Classic Contemporary reissuing of Skating with Heather Grace by Thomas Lynch.
Lynch, Thomas


Poetry / Arctic Studies

The Veins of the Heart to the Pinnacle of the Mind
Bilingual Kalâtdlisut-English ed.


Moving poetic expressions of the very close interrelationships between culture and politics in modern Greenland by a gifted Greenlandic poet
Lynge, Aqqaluk


Poetry / Literary Criticism - Italian

Times Alone
Bilingual Spanish-English ed.


A new book of poetry translation that enhances the ordinary
Machado, Antonio. Chosen and trans. by Robert Bly.


Poetry / Fiction & Literature

LABOR

A daring hybrid work that investigates the relationship between the individual and the institution
Magi, Jill


Poetry - French

Azure

Mallarmé, Stéphane


Poetry

Birds and Bison

Malroux, Claire


Poetry / Literary Criticism - French

A Long-Gone Sun
Bilingual French-English ed.


Poetry of the present that looks back at Malroux's childhood and her father's life in the French Résistance and death at Bergen-Belsen.
Malroux, Claire. Marilyn Hacker, trans.


Poetry

Ovid in Sicily

Mandelbaum, Allen


Poetry

The Savantasse of Montparnasse

Mandelbaum, Allen


Poetry

The Harness

This new book of poems, a Stahlecker Series selection from Four Way Books, has an Afterword by Michael Burkard, and contains works that first appeared in: Bloomsbury Review; Green Mountains Review; The Iowa Review; The Marlboro Review; TriQuarterly; and The Virginia Quarterly Review.
Mangan, Pat


Poetry

Siste Viator

Manguso, Sarah


Poetry - American

Raking the Winter Leaves

A New Englander’s collection of poems speaking to a state’s, our nation’s and the world’s traumas and transcendent possibilities—our human and natural neighborhood—in a voice personal and universal
Margolis, Gary


Poetry

Echoes of Memory
Trans. from the Italian


Timeless lyric poetry by a contemporary European master.
Mariani, Lucio. Anthony Molino, trans.; afterword by Thomas Harrison.


Poetry