New Releases: January & February 2020


The Irrationalist [Tenth Anniversary Edition] by Suzanne Buffam (Canarium)
Vac Spectra 
by Suzanne Doppelt, translated by Cole Swensen (1913 Press)
Concealed Nations by Joel Felix (Verge)
Luminous Ruse by Paul Naylor (Tinfish)


Mood Indigo by Jeanne Heuving (Selva Oscura)


Summer Snow by Robert Hass (Ecco)
Walking Backwards: Poems 1966–2016 by John Koethe (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
The Magical Language of Others: A Memoir by E. J. Koh (Tin House)
Three Poems by Hannah Sullivan (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
Edges & Fray: On Language, Presence, and (Invisible) Animal Architectures by Danielle Vogel (Wesleyan)


Hold Fast by Holly J. Hughes (Empty Bowl)


So I Looked Down to Camelot by Rosamund Stanhope (Flood)


Your New Feeling Is the Artifact of a Bygone Era by Chad Bennett (Sarabande)
Art of Voice: Poetic Principles & Practice by Tony Hoagland (W. W. Norton)
Still by Sandra Meek (Persea)
Little Envelope of Earth Conditions by Cori Winrock (Alice James)


Far Villages: Welcome Essays for New & Beginner Poets edited by Abayomi Animashaun (Black Lawrence)
How I Became a Hum by Eric Baus (Octopus)
Neighbor by Rachel Levitsky (Ugly Duckling Presse)


Small Days & Nights by Tishani Doshi (W. W. Norton)
4:30 Movie by Donna Masini (W. W. Norton)
Sangrando desde los 5 sentidos / Bleeding from All 5 Senses by Mario Santiago Papasquiaro, translated by Cole Heinowitz (White Pine)
Homie by Danez Smith (Graywolf)
50 Miles by Sheryl St. Germain (Etruscan)
Blessed as We Were: Late Selected & New Poems, 2011–2018 by Gerald Stern (W. W. Norton)


Leave to Remain by Thalia Field & Abigail Lang (Dalkey Archive)
Selected Poems of Thomas Merton edited by Mark Van Doren & James Laughlin (New Directions)


Earth’s Horizons: Panorama by Michèle Métail, translated by Marcella Durand (Black Square Editions)
supermoon by Gillian Parrish (Singing Horse)

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Still Life by Ciaran Carson (Wake Forest)
The Luckiest Guy Alive by John Cooper Clarke (Picador)
Sincerity by Carol Ann Duffy (Picador)
Everything & Other Poems by Charles North (Song Cave)
The Slip by Kary Wayson (Burnside Review)


List & Story by Hilda Raz (Stephen F. Austin University)


Now & Then by Gil-Scott Heron (Canongate)
Romance or The End by Elaine Kahn (Soft Skull)
Mezzaluna: Selected Poems by Michele Leggott (Wesleyan)
Baudelaire Fractal by Lisa Robertson (Coach House)
Blue Absolute by Aaron Shurin (Nightboat)
Survival Is a Style by Christian Wiman (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)


Romances by Lisa Ampleman (Louisiana State University)
Naming the Leper by Christopher Lee Manes (Louisiana State University)


The Galleons by Rick Barot (Milkweed)
13th Balloon by Mark Bibbins (Copper Canyon)
Grabeland by eteam [Hajoe Moderegger & Franziska Lamprecht] (Nightboat)
Stranger by Night by Ed Hirsch (Knopf)
In Accelerated Silence by Brooke Matson (Milkweed)
A Sand Book by Ariana Reines (Tin House)
Say Something Back & Time Lived, without Its Flow by Denise Riley (New York Review Books)


Left-Handed Wolf by Adam Day (Louisiana State University)
Refusal by Jenny Molberg (Louisiana State University)


Dub: Finding Ceremony by Alexis Pauline Gumbs (Duke University)
Collected Poems: 1946–2016
by Harry Mathews (Sand Paper)


The Sacramento of Desire by Julia Bloch (Sidebrow)
Through a Small Ghost 
by Chelsea Dingman (University of Georgia)
Louder Birds by Angela Voras-Hill (Pleiades/Louisiana State University)


In Praise of Fragments by Meena Alexander (Nightboat)
Sojourners of the In-Between by Gregory Djanikian (Carnegie Mellon)
Good Boys by Megan Fernandes (Tin House)
Dailiness: Essays on Poetry by Mark Jarman (Paul Dry Books)
Any God Will Do by Virginia Konchan (Carnegie Mellon)
My Second Work by Bridget Lowe (Carnegie Mellon)
Flourish by Dora Malech (Carnegie Mellon)
The Gilded Auction Block by Shane McCrae (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
A Piece of Good News by Katie Peterson (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
Living Weapon by Rowan Ricardo Phillips (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
Take Nothing by Deborah Pope (Carnegie Mellon)
44 Poems for You by Sarah Ruhl (Copper Canyon)
Silver & Information by Bruce Smith (Carnegie Mellon)


Mothers of Ireland by Julie Kane (Louisiana State University)


Empathy by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge (New Directions)
A Treatise on Stars by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge (New Directions)
Norma Jeane Baker of Troy by Anne Carson (New Directions)
These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson by Martha Ackman (W. W. Norton)
Sun of Consciousness by Édouard Glissant, translated by Nathanaël (Nightboat)
Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong (One World)
The Absurd Man by Major Jackson (W. W. Norton)
Imperial Liquor by Amaud Johnson (University of Pittsburgh)
The Woman in the Corner by Nancy Krygowski (University of Pittsburgh)
Because: A Lyric Memoir by Joshua Mensch (W. W. Norton)
North American Women Poets in the 21st Century: Beyond Lyric & Language edited by Lisa Sewell & Kazim Ali (Wesleyan)
A Nail the Evening Hangs On by Monica Sok (Copper Canyon)
Selected Poems of Tu Fu [expanded & updated] translated by David Hinton (New Directions)


A New Orthography by Serhiy Zhadan, translated from the Ukrainian by John Hennessy & Ostap Kin (Lost Horse)