New Releases: April 2018


Litany for the Long Moment by Mary-Kim Arnold (Essay Press)
Standing in the Flock of Connections by Heather Cadsby (Brick Books)
Letters So That Happiness by Arnaldo Calveyra, translated by Elizabeth Zuba (Ugly Duckling Presse)
What Kind of Man Are You by Degan Davis (Brick Books)
Moss & Silver by Jure Detela, translated by Raymond Miller & Tatjana Jamnik  (Ugly Duckling Presse)
A Monthly Account of the Year Leading Up to the End of the World, by Agonistes, Prophet & Fulfiller or The Exhausted Dream by Joshua Edwards (Antebooks)
The Radio by Leontia Flynn (Wake Forest)
Post and Rail by Erica Funkhouser (Lost Horse)
Rough Breathing: Selected Poems by Harry Gilonis (Carcanet)
Orient by Nicholas Gulig (Cleveland State University)
Someone’s Utopia by Joe Hall (Black Ocean)
What Does Not Return by Tami Haaland (Lost Horse)
Screwball by Anne Kawala, translated by Kit Schluter (Canarium)
Reckon by Steve McOrmond (Brick Books)
Caribou by Thomas Mitchell (Lost Horse)
In the Pockets of Small Gods by Anis Mojgani (Write Bloody)
Jazzercise Is a Language by Gabriel Ojeda-Sague (The Operating System)
AMERICAN LETTERS: works on paper by giovanni singleton (Canarium)
Nepantla: An Anthology Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color edited by Christopher Soto (Nightboat)
GeNtry!fication: or the scene of the crime by Chaun Webster (Noemi)
Bijoux in the Dark by John Yau (Letter Machine)


Open Your Mouth Like a Bell by Mindy Nettifee (Write Bloody)


Tunsiya/Amrikiya by Leila Chatti (Bull City)
Strata by Ewa Chrusciel (Omnidawn)
Night School by Carl Dennis (Penguin)
Fast by Jorie Graham (Ecco)
Subterranean by Richard Greenfield (Omnidawn)
DiVida by Monica Hand (Alice James Books)
The Future by Neil Hilborn (Button)
Body & Glass by Rodney Koeneke (Wave)
Of Such a Nature/Índole by José Kozer, translated by Peter Boyle (University of Alabama)
MILK by Dorothea Lasky (Wave)
The Last Shift by Philip Levine (Knopf)
The Book of Ephraim by James Merrill (Knopf)
Blue Rose by Carol Muske-Dukes (Penguin)
Experience in Groups by Geoffrey G. O’Brien (Wave)
The Drunkards by LM Rivera (Omnidawn)
Some Animal by Ely Shipley (Nightboat)
Orlando by Sandra Simonds (Wave)
Destruction of Man by Abraham Smith (Third Man)
Wade in the Water by Tracy K. Smith (Graywolf)
Oil Spell by Claire Marie Stancek (Omnidawn)
Suelo Tide Cement by Christina Vega-Westhoff (Nightboat)
Eye Level by Jenny Xie (Graywolf)


Hothead by Stephen Cushman (Louisiana State University)


Strange Footing: Poetic Form and Dance in the Late Middle Ages by Seeta Chaganti (University of Chicago)


Otherworld, Underworld, Prayer Porch by David Bottoms (Copper Canyon Press)
Interruptions: The Fragmentary Aesthetic in Modern Literature by Gerald L. Bruns (University of Alabama)
New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tano) edited by Kwame Dawes & Chris Abani (Akashic)
The Second O of Sorrow by Sean Thomas Dougherty (BOA)
Cenzontle by Marcelo Hernandez Castillo (BOA)
Something Bright, Then Holes by Maggie Nelson (Soft Skull)
Oceanic by Aimee Nezhukumatathil (Copper Canyon Press)
Not Here by Hieu Minh Nguyen (Coffee House)
The Last Troubadour: New & Selected Poems by David St. John (Ecco)


Same-Sexy Marriage by Julie Marie Wade (A Midsummer Night’s Press)


Cruel Futures by Carmen Giménez Smith (City Lights)
Curious Disciplines: Mina Loy & Avante-Garde Artisthood by Sarah Hayden (University of New Mexico)
Pardon My Heart by Marcus Jackson (TriQuarterly)
High Ground Coward by Alicia Mountain (University of Iowa)
Monk’s Eye by Cees Nooteboom (Seagull)
Paradise by Andy Stallings (Rescue Press)
Whatever Stasis by Chris Tonelli (Barrelhouse)
The Fix by Lisa Wells (University of Iowa)


This Little Art by Kate Briggs (Fitzcarraldo Editions)
The Best Minds of My Generation: A Literary History of the Beats by Allen Ginsberg (Grove)
A Generous Latitude by Lenea Grace (ECW Press)
Terrible Blooms by Melissa Stein (Copper Canyon Press)
We, the Almighty Fires by Ana Rose Welch (Alice James Books)
On Language & Poetry: Three Essays by L. P. Yakubinsky, translated by Michael Eskin (Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.)
Brown by Kevin Young (Knopf)


Eon by T. R. Hummer (Louisiana State University)


Rail by Kai Carlson-Wee (BOA)
Anatomic by Adam Dickinson (Coach House)
A Distant Center by Ha Jin (Copper Canyon Press)
Kindest Regards: New & Selected Poems by Ted Kooser (Copper Canyon Press)
Another Way to Play: Poems 1960–2017 by Michael Lally (Seven Stories)
Negative Space by Luljeta Lleshanaku (New Directions)
Palominos Near Tuba City: New & Selected Poems by Denise Sweet (Holy Cow Press)
Lances All Alike by Suzanne Zelazo (Coach House)


ÉMIGRÉ by Genève Chao (Tinfish)
Words on Edge by Michael Leong (Black Square Editions)