New Releases: December 2019


STORY by Jennifer Firestone (Ugly Duckling)
Utopia Pipe Dream Memory
by Anna Gurton-Wachter (Ugly Duckling)
Poetry: A Very Short Introduction 
by Bernard O’Donoghue (Oxford)
The Last Innocence / The Lost Adventures by Alejandra Pizarnik, translated by Cecilia Rossi (Ugly Duckling)
A Tradition of Rupture: Selected Critical Writings by Alejandra Pizarnik, translated by Cole Heinowitz (Ugly Duckling)
to whom it may concern by Edward Smallfield (Apogee)


Beautiful Aliens: A Steve Abbott Reader edited by Jamie Townsend (Nightboat)
New Selected Poems by Thom Gunn (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
The Political Poetess: Victorian Femininity, Race & the Legacy of Separate Spheres by Tricia Lootens (Princeton)
I Offer My Heart as a Target / Ofrezco mi corazón como una diana by Johanny Vázquez Paz, translated by Lawrence Schimel (Akashic)


Words Written Against the Walls of the City by Bruce Bond (Louisiana State)


Dispatch by Cameron Awkward-Rich (Persea)
After Emily: Two Remarkable Women & the Legacy of America’s Greatest Poet
by Julie Dobrow (W. W. Norton)
The Dolphin: Two Versions, 1972–73 by Robert Lowell, edited by Saskia Hamilton (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
The Dolphin Letters, 1970–79: Elizabeth Hardwick, Robert Lowell & Their Circle edited by Saskia Hamilton (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
Sonnets to Orpheus by Rainer Maria Rilke, translated by Christiane Marks (Open Letter)
Peaches Goes It Alone by Frederick Seidel (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)


Secret History by David Barber (Triquarterly


Furious Flower: Seeding the Future of African American Poetry edited by Joanne V. Gabbin & Lauren K. Alleyne (Triquarterly)


Crossing Borders: Stories & Essays about Translation edited by Lynne Sharon Schwartz (Seven Stories)
Translation edited by Sophie Williamson (MIT)


Best New Poets 2019: 50 Poems from Emerging Writers edited by Cate Marvin & Jeb Livingood (Samovar / University of Virginia)


Taking Measures: Selected Serial Poems by George Bowering, edited by Stephen Collis (Talonbooks)
In Her Own Words: The Life & Poetry of Aelia Eudocia by Brian P. Sowers (Harvard)
PIP Anthology of World Poetry of the 20th Century, Vol. 8: In Transit—Sixteen Contemporary Danish Poets edited with a note by Douglas Messerli (Green Integer)
A Treasury of Rumi’s Wisdom: Guidance on the Path of Wisdom & Unity edited & translated by Muhammad Isa Waley (Kube)
Asemic: The Art of Writing by Peter Schwenger (University of Minnesota)
26 Poems by August Stramm, translated by Marshall Hryciuk (Green Integer)
Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas (New Directions)
Thieve by Joe Wilkins (Lynx House)