Wednesday, July 13, 2016


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Monica Manolachi reviews Paper Children by Mariana Marin, translated by Adam J. Sorkin

Eileen Tabios engages A Picture of Everyone I Love Passes Through Me with collages by Lynn Behrendt and text mixed by John Bloomberg-Rissman and remixed by Lynn Behrendt

Anne Marie Fowler reviews 67 Mogul Miniatures by Raza Ali Hasan

Patrick James Dunagan reviews Particulars of Place by Richard O. Moore

Jason Morris reviews The Green Ray by Corina Copp

Monica Manolachi reviews Arctic Poems by Vicente Huidobro, translated by Nathan Hoks

Allen Bramhall reviews Green Oil by Jean Donnelly

Monica Manolachi reviews Dark Times Filled with Light: The Selected Work of Juan Gelmantranslated by Hardie St. Martin and edited by Paul Pines

Tom Jenks reviews Parsival by Steve McCaffery

James Sanders reviews Alkali by Craig Dworkin

John Bloomberg-Rissman reviews 100 Chinese Silences by Timothy Yu 

Allen Bramhall reviews AMIRI BARAKA & EDWARD DORN: THE COLLECTED LETTER, edited by Claudia Moreno Pisano

Jon Curley reviews Trafficke by Susan Tichy

Tom Beckett engages four books by Charles Borkhuis: Disappearing ActsAfterimage, Savoir-Fear and Alpha Ruins

Genevieve Kaplan reviews Almost Perfect Forms by Michael Stewart

Neil Leadbeater reviews The Year of the Tree by Katherine Gallagher

Eileen Tabios engages THE UNFOLLOWING by Lyn Hejinian

Jay Besemer reviews Garments Against Women by Anne Boyer

Neil Leadbeater reviews A Hole in the Ocean: A Hamptons’ Apprenticeship by Sandy McIntosh

Anne Marie Fowler reviews Night Songs by Kristina Marie Darling

Allen Bramhall reviews AN ANTHOLOGY OF CONCRETE POETRYedited by Emmett Williams

Jay Besemer reviews Fabulas Feminae by Susan Bee and Johanna Drucker

Eileen Tabios engages Radio Silence by Philip Schaefer and Jeff Whitney

Allen Bramhall reviews Roman Exercises by Donald Wellman

Jon Curley reviews The Cranberry Island Series by Donald Wellman

Neil Leadbeater reviews Reading Apollinaire by Valerie Fox

Chris Mansel reviews Pelican Dreaming: Poems 1959 – 2008 by Mark Young

Monica Manolachi reviews Like the Rains Come by Mercedes Roffétranslated by Janet Greenberg

Dan Raphael reviews Selected Improvisations by Vernon Frazer 

Joel Chace reviews Selected Improvisations by Vernon Frazer

Neil Leadbeater reviews All That Gorgeous Pitiless Song by Rebecca Foust

Alana Siegel engages Heart Thread by Robert Kelly

Chris Mansel reviews Latest Volcano by Tana Jean Welch

Daniel Y. Harris reviews Sapodilla by Michael Rothenberg

Creed Shepard reviews THIS HERE by Jim McCrary

richard lopez reviews THIS HERE by Jim McCrary

Brin Sanford reviews The Robot Scientist’s Daughter by Jeannine Hall Gailey

Eileen Tabios engages Bandicoot habitat by Mark Young

Valerie Morton reviews ONE BLACKBIRD AT A TIME by Wendy Barker

Neil Leadbeater reviews Ohio Railroads by C.S. Giscombe

Genevieve Kaplan reviews from Idylls & Rushes by Susana Gardner

Chris Mansel reviews CADDISH by Susana Gardner 

Monica Manolachi reviews New Poetry from Spain, edited and translated by Marta Lopez-Luaces, Johnny Lorenz & Edwin M. Lamboy

M. Earl Smith reviews i eat cannibals by Gina Abelkop

Neil Leadbeater reviews Border States by Jane Hoogestraat

Allen Bramhall reviews Jack London is Dead: Contemporary Euro-American Poetry of Hawai'i (And Some Stories), edited by Susan M. Schultz

Eileen Tabios engages Saint Pink by Mary Kasimor

Neil Leadbeater reviews Flirt by Noah Blaustein

Monica Manolachi reviews Morse, My Deaf Friend by Miloš Djurdjević

Chris Mansel reviews SWIMMING HOME by Vincent Katz

Jay Besemer reviews Family Resemblance: An Anthology and Exploration of 8 Hybrid Literary Genres, edited by Marcela Sulak and Jacqueline Kolosov

Chris Mansel reviews HOW TO BE ANOTHER by Susan Lewis

Jon Curley reviews War, and After by Joel Chace

Genevieve Kaplan reviews The Greenhouse by Lisa Gluskin Stonestreet

Chris Mansel reviews ORIGINAL SIN by Michael Daley 

Eileen Tabios engages QUATREFOIL by CB Follett

Genevieve Kaplan reviews Part, Part Euphrates by Arpine Konyalian Grenier

Chris Mansel reviews VOICE’S DAUGHTER OF A HEART YET TO BE BORN by Anne Waldman 

Jon Curley reviews Labor by Jill Magi

E.E. Nobbs engages Paper Craft by Catherine Daly

Eileen Tabios Engages The Hand Has Twenty-Seven Bones—: These Hands If Not Gods by Natalie Diaz

Chris Mansel reviews Triple Crown by Jeffrey Cyphers Wright

Monica Manolachi reviews THE GREAT AMERICAN POETRY SHOW, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2edited by Larry Ziman, Madeline Sharples, and Nicky Selditz

jim mccrary presents micro-reviews of 
Works & Days by Bernadette Mayer;
Diary of a K-Drama Villain by Min K Kang; and
Touch the Donkey featuring Mary Kasimor, Billy Mavreas, Sonnet L’abbe, damian lopes, Pet Smit, Katie L Price, a rawlings and Gil McElroy

Eileen Tabios presents mini-review engagements of 
Traces: Poems to Paintings with poems by James Wagner and paintings by Nava Waxman;
Fire Tongue by Zvi A. Sesling; 
SPINE by Carolyn Guinzio;
Collected Poems1957-1982 by Wendell Berry;
THE ARGONAUTS by Maggie Nelson;
Stanzas on Oz: Poems 2011-2014 by David M. Katz;
Take Your Hand Outof My Pocket, Shiva by Leonard Gontarek; and
Algaravias: Echo Chamber by Waly Salomao, Trans. by Maryam Monalisa Gharavi

Eileen Tabios presents mini-review engagements of 
DIANOIA by Michael Heller;
Drops of Rain / Drops of Wine by Patrick James Dunagan
100 Chinese Silences by Timothy Yu;
15 Chinese Silences by Timothy Yu; 
The Day Judge Spencer Learned the Power of Metaphor by Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow; 
Diurnal by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa; and




Neal Leadbeater engages JOINING THE DOTS by Monica Manolachi

YELLOW FIELD presents micro-reviews on publications by Cate Colby, Lynne Dreyer, Cathy Eisenhower, Nava Fader, Hailey Higdon, Megan Kaminski, Devon Moore, bruno neiva and Paul Hawkins, Deborah Poe, Marcelle Sauvageot (translated by Christine Schwartz Hartley & Anna Moschovakis), Jill Tomasetti, Alexandra Van de Kamp and Brad Vogler