His Town; The Overt; The Reverse Side; Rubbing; Losing Steps; Returning from an Artist’s Studio; Phantom; At the Restaurant; Art; Zero Hour; The Party; & Sixty

Stephen Dunn’s nineteenth book of poems, Whereas, will be published by W. W. Norton & Co. in February, 2017; the poem in this issue will be part of it. He is the recipient of many awards and honors, including the Pulitzer Prize and the Paterson Prize for Sustained Literary Achievement.