Winter 2019



Winter 2019

Table of Contents

Special Feature

From Travel & Leisure; and Night Pastorals (with introduction by Michael Collier)

Copies; Continuity; & Deathless

In Memoriam: Toni Morrison


The Pleasures of Not Being Lonely

The Voice of Sheila Chandra


I Have Been Assigned the Single Bird

Imitation: A Study

The Bear in the Orange Grove

The Gay Horizon


I Will Be Like Claude Cahun

The Special World


Two Goats


Liberia, Day Zero; All the News That’s Fit to Print; Misdiagnosis; Filovirus Phylogenetic Tree; & Self-Portrait as Virus

Lyric Up the Hills: Postcard Poems from Hong Kong

Market at the Children’s Museum; Recognition; & What Proximity Does My Life Have to the Life of the World?

Thou Art the Man; Tactical Defense Plan for the Glass House


“What Else Might Be Available”: Three Contemporary Lineages of the Poetry Project

on 100 Poems by Seamus Heaney

on Loudermilk, or, The Real Poet, or, The Origin of the World by Lucy Ives

on Savage Conversations by LeAnne Howe 

on The Tiniest Muzzle Sings Songs of Freedom by Magdalena Zurawski

on The Undying: Pain, Vulnerability, Mortality, Medicine, Art, Time, Dreams, Data, Exhaustion, Cancer, and Care by Anne Boyer 

Post-Metamorphic: The Poetry of Modern Motherhood