New Releases: April 2019


EXTRATRANSMISSION by Andrea Abi-Karam (Kelsey Street)
Fossils in the Making by Kristin George Bagdanov (Black Ocean)
American Loneliness by Roy Bentley (Lost Horse)
Tsunami from Solaris: Essays on Poetry by Aase Berg, translated by Johannes Göransson & Joyelle McSweeney (Action)
Year of the Femme by Cassie Donish (Iowa)
Sunbathing on Tyrone Power’s Grave by Kim Dower (Red Hen)
Lost Horizon by Nathaniel Farrell (Ugly Duckling Presse)
Rob’s Word Shop by Robert Fitterman (Ugly Duckling Presse)
Radiation King by Jason Gray (Lost Horse)
The Knowable Emotions by Heikki Huotari (Lynx House)
The Hammer by Adelaide Ivánova, translated from the Portuguese by Chris Daniels (Commune Editions)
Smokes by Yuri Izdryk, translated from the Ukrainian by Roman Ivashkiv & Erin Moure (Lost Horse)
Gold That Frames the Mirror by Brandon Melendez (Write Bloody)
Pantheon by Philip Memmer (Lost Horse)
Motion Studies by Jena Osman (Ugly Duckling Presse)
Sweetclover by Shann Ray (Lost Horse)
In the Tree Where the Double Sex Sleeps by Rob Schlegel (Iowa)
Pulver Maar by Zachary Schomburg (Black Ocean)
An Interface for a Fractal Landscape by Ed Steck (Ugly Duckling Presse)


Halal If You Hear Me: BreakBeat Poets, Vol. 3 edited by Fatimah Asghar & Safia Elhillo (Haymarket)
Swift: New & Selected Poems by David Baker (W. W. Norton)
The Tradition by Jericho Brown (Copper Canyon)
Soft Science by Franny Choi (Alice James)
Woods & Clouds Interchangeable by Michael Earl Craig (Wave)
Dunk Tank by Kayla Czaga (House of Anansi)
Every Ravening Thing by Marsha de la O (University of Pittsburgh)
Build Yourself a Boat by Camonghne Felix (Haymarket)
MORELIA by Renee Gladman (Solid Objects)
Spilled & Gone by Jessica Greenbaum (University of Pittsburgh)
Ballyhoo by Hastings Hensel (Johns Hopkins)
Hear Trains by Caroline Knox (Wave)
Playlist by David Lehman (University of Pittsburgh)
Nouns & Verbs: New & Selected Poems by Campbell McGrath (Ecco)
The Elements by Erín Moure (House of Anansi)
The Crazy Bunch by Willie Perdomo (Penguin)
To the Ashes by Anzhelina Polonskaya, translated from the Russian by Andrew Wachtel (Zephyr)
Twitch Force by Michael Redhill (House of Anansi)
Brute by Emily Skaja (Graywolf)
Doomstead Days by Brian Teare (Nightboat)
Chinatown Ghosts: The Poems & Photographs of Jim Wong-Chu (Arsenal Pulp)
The Tiniest Muzzle Sings Songs of Freedom by Magdalena Zurawski (Wave)


As If It Were by Fred Chappell (Louisiana State University)


A Constellation of Half-Lives by Seema Reza (Write Bloody)


The Haiku of Basho: 5-7-5 translated by John White & Kemmyo Taira Sato (Buddhist Society)
Mad Long Emotion by Ben Ladouceur (Coach House)
Without Protection by Gala Mukomolova (Coffee House)
The Tiny Journalist by Naomi Shihab Nye (BOA)
Tonguebreaker by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha (Arsenal Pulp)
All the Fierce Tethers: Essays by Lia Purpura (Sarabande)
Sight Lines by Arthur Sze (Copper Canyon)


Cursed Objects by Jason Christie (Coach House)
All Day I Dream About Sirens by Domenica Martinello (Coach House)


Honeyfish by Lauren K. Alleyne (New Issues)
Devonte Travels the Sorry Route by T. J. Anderson III (Omnidawn)
Locus by Jason Bayani (Omnidawn)
Looking for Dragon Smoke: Essays on Poetry by Robert Bly (White Pine)
The 44th of July by Jaswinder Bolina (Omnidawn)
It’s a Big Deal! by Dina Del Bucchia (Talonbooks)
water/tongue by Mai C. Doan (Omnidawn)
Strike by Rebecca Dunham (New Issues)
Book of Minutes by Gemma Gorga, translated by Sharon Dolin (Oberlin)
Tribunal by Lyn Hejinian (Omnidawn)
Henceforth: A Travel Poetic by Kamden Ishmael Hilliard (Omnidawn)
Red Hearts & Roses: Welsh Valentine Songs & Poems translated & edited by Rhiannon Ifans (University of Wales)
Tocqueville by Khaled Mattawa (New Issues)
Ransom Street by Claire Millikin (2Leaf)
You Are No Longer in Trouble by Nicole Stellon O’Donnell (White Pine)
A Cry in the Snow & Other Poems by Stella Vinitchi Radulescu, translated by Luke Hankins (Seagull)
Dreaming of Fallen Blossoms: Tune Poems of Su Dong-Po by translated by Yun Wang (White Pine)


The Great Unrest by John Brandi (White Pine)
Margaret Cavendish edited by Michael Robbins (New York Review of Books)
HERE: Poems for the Planet edited by Elizabeth J. Coleman (Copper Canyon)
The Black Condition, ft. Narcissus by jayy dodd (Nightboat
Documents by Jan-Henry Gray (BOA
Arcana: A Stephen Jonas Reader edited by Garrett Caples & Derek Fenner (City Lights)
The World Began with Yes by Erica Jong (Red Hen)
Monsters I Have Been by Kenji C. Liu (Alice James)
Almost Complete Poems by Stanley Moss (Seven Stories)
The Poem: Lyric, Sign, Metre by Don Paterson (Faber)
Some of the Children Were Listening by Lauren Sanderson (Write Bloody)
What We Live For, What We Die For: Selected Poems by Serhiy Zhadan, translated from the Ukrainian by Vilana Tkacz & Wanda Phipps (Yale)


Harmonium by Wallace Stevens (Dover)


Homer’s Odyssey translated by Peter Green (University of California)
All Its Charms by Keetje Kuipers (BOA)
Library of Small Catastrophes by Alison Rollins (Copper Canyon)
Action in the Orchards by Fred Schmalz (Nightboat)
Wild Honey, Tough Salt by Kim Stafford (Red Hen)
Ascend Ascend by Janaka Stucky (Third Man)
Pet Sounds by Stephanie Young (Nightboat)


Too Numerous by Kent Shaw (University of Massachusetts)


Songs of Mihyar the Damascene by Adonis, translated by Kareem James Abu-Zeid & Ivan Eubanks (New Directions)
Night Angler by Geffrey Davis (BOA)
Whereas by Stephen Dunn (W. W. Norton)
Soft Targets by Deborah Landau (Copper Canyon)
Little Million Doors by Chad Sweeney (Nightboat)
Speak a Powerful Magic: 10 Years of the Traveling Stanzas Poetry Project by The Wick Poetry Center, introduction by Naomi Shihab Nye (Black Squirrel/Kent State)