New and Recommended Poetry

Damn fine poetry collections for your delectation.

A Scattering and Anniversary

Christopher Reid

From the publisher:

A Scattering is a book of lamentation and remembrance, its subject being Christopher Reid’s wife, the actress Lucinda Gane, who died of cancer at the age of fifty-five. A ...

The Tradition

Jericho Brown

Kevin Okoth writes:

D anez Smith​ ’s prose poem ‘Dear White America’, published in Don’t Call Us Dead (2017), brought Allen Ginsberg’s ‘America’ into the present and gave it a ...