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Recent Poetry Reviews

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Partisan of Things

By Francis Ponge, translated by Joshua Corey and Jean-Luc Garneau

A necessary new translation of a book that looks deeply and astutely at the nonhuman...

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Cold Pastoral

By Rebecca Dunham

These poems take careful note of the methods by which humans are destroying the Earth,...

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Surge

By Opal C. McCarthy

Men, the poems argue, want a goddess to sleep with, but in doing so may...

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Rayfish

By Mary Hickman

Hickman often sets out to compose her poems with the kind of sobriety that a...

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Recent Fiction Reviews

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Camanchaca

By Diego Zúñiga

Not until the last page of Diego Zúñiga’s novel Camanchaca does a camanchaca itself appear....

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Broken River

By J. Robert Lennon

There’s a vulnerability to the book that speaks to our inclination toward disaster, and that’s...

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November Storm

By Robert Oldshue

November Storm, the debut story collection by Robert Oldshue, provides readers with nine intimate explorations...

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Dog Years

By Melissa Yancy

Healthcare figures prominently in many of the stories: there’s a children’s hospital, a kidney chain,...

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Recent Nonfiction Reviews

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