Poetry

Grinning and Bare

By Ebony Isis Booth

Performance poet and activist Ebony Isis Booth sheds light on Black feminism, racism and inequality, social justice, and self-love in her debut collection of poems.

Subjects: Poetry

A Song of Dismantling

Poems
By Fernando Pérez

In this dynamic debut collection, Fernando Pérez employs lyric and nonce forms to interrogate identity politics and piece together a complex family history.

Subjects: Poetry

Rain Scald

Poems
By Tacey M. Atsitty

In this innovative debut collection, Tacey M. Atsitty employs traditional, lyric, and experimental verse to create an intricate landscape she invites readers to explore.

Subjects: Poetry

Critical Assembly

Poems of the Manhattan Project
By John Canaday

With technical mastery and remarkable empathy, Canaday introduces readers to the people involved in the creation and testing of the first atomic bomb, from initial theoretical conversations to the secretive work at Los Alamos.

Subjects: Poetry

MEAN/TIME

Poems
By Grace Bauer

“Grace Bauer’s MEAN/TIME crackles with intelligence and heart. Reading this book is fuel for anyone’s imagination. It does what poetry can do—it takes your mind where it hasn’t gone before.”—Dara Wier, author of You Good Thing

Subjects: 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

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