Poetry

Otredad | Otherness

By Claribel Alegría
Edited by Fred Whitehead

Claribel Alegría is one of the great voices in twentieth-century Latin American poetry. In this volume, she separates her writing from her daily existence: “She who writes is the other one.”

Subjects: Poetry

Ground, Wind, This Body

Poems
By Tina Carlson

“In this book a brilliant new voice commands our attention. Tina Carlson’s poems take us by surprise, root us in their authenticity, and haunt us with their power.”—Margaret Randall, author of She Becomes Time

Subjects: Poetry

Junkyard Dogs

Poems
By Damien Flores

Junkyard Dogs is the debut poetry collection by National Poetry Slam champion Damien Flores.

Subjects: Poetry

América invertida

An Anthology of Emerging Uruguayan Poets
Edited by Jesse Lee Kercheval

América invertida presents Spanish poems and their English translations side by side to give readers an introduction to Uruguay’s vibrant literary scene.

Untrussed

Poems
By Christine Stewart-Nuñez

Stewart-Nuñez draws upon a number of styles—persona, ekphrastic, lyrical, formal—to create a collection that explores the promises of love and loss.

Subjects: Poetry

Take to the Highway

Arabesques for Travelers
By Bryce Milligan

“Bryce Milligan’s Take to the Highway is a book of big heart, big mind, and a big eight-cylinder engine, bringing poems—especially the stretched out prose poems—of distinction and evocative power.”—Jane Hirshfield, author of The Beauty and Ten Windows

Subjects: Poetry

What I Learned at the War

By Jeanetta Calhoun Mish

“Jeanetta Calhoun Mish speaks from the body, the core, and her own earth. Rarely will you find a collection more honest, more true, than this.”—Kerry Cohen, author of Loose Girl: A Memoir of Promiscuity

Subjects: Poetry

The Woman Who Married a Bear

Poems
By Tiffany Midge

The Woman Who Married a Bear showcases the wholly individual voice of a talented poet.

Subjects: Poetry

Family Resemblances

Poems
By Carrie Shipers

The poems in Family Resemblances unfold in a series of overlapping narratives in which characters struggle with injury and healing, violence and fear, courage and forgiveness.

Subjects: Poetry

Nobody's Jackknife

By Ellen McGrath Smith

With insight, humor, and uncompromising honesty, Nobody’s Jackknife explores power and powerlessness, violence and tenderness, addiction and love.

Subjects: Poetry

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