• Advice From the Lights

    Advice From the Lights

    Burt, Stephanie

    Burt mines a nearly limitless store of empathy, lending voices to living things and inanimate objects alike. -- Library Journal

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  • What Runs Over

    What Runs Over

    Candrilli, Kayleb Rae

    Born from the isolation of rural Pennsylvania, a life of homeschooling, and physiological and physical domestic abuse, Kayleb Rae Candrilli’s memoir in verse, What Runs Over, demands attention. -- publisher's copy

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  • Feeld

    Feeld

    Charles, Jos

    Language, artifice, and gender transition all come under scrutiny in this disarming and engrossing second collection from Charles (Safe Space). -- Publishers Weekly

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  • The Book of Frank

    The Book of Frank

    Conrad, C. A.

    In direct, plainspoken language, Conrad creates a world of gothic intimacy and grotesque misdeed. -- Bookforum

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  • Wound From the Mouth of A Wound

    Wound From the Mouth of A Wound

    Greathouse, Torrin A.

    The glittering, energetic debut from greathouse seeks to honor and give voices to all bodies. -- Publishers Weekly

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  • Amnesiac

    Amnesiac

    Harris, Duriel E.

    Framing the body and the self through the trope of portraiture, Harris engages the recurrent themes of this collection: corporeality, racism, violence, war, and the excavation of memories. -- Lambda Literary

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  • Slingshot

    Slingshot

    Johnson, Cyree Jarelle

    The poems present themselves as homemade weapons (like slingshots) against malign parents, authority figures, structural racism and fears of the other. -- New York Times Book Review

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  • Reacquainted With Life

    Reacquainted With Life

    Kokumọ

    Resilience, has never sounded sexier. -- publisher's copy

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  • Boy With Thorn

    Boy With Thorn

    Laurentiis, Rickey

    Laurentiis's debut collection, winner of the 2014 Cave Canem Poetry Prize, oscillates between a lament for the brutalization of black bodies throughout history and a celebration of the pleasures of sexuality and desire. -- Publishers Weekly

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  • Good Stock Strange Blood

    Good Stock Strange Blood

    Martin, Dawn Lundy

    Martin (Life in a Box Is a Pretty Life) contemplates the corporeal aspects of black identity, including scars from historical traumas and pain from fresher wounds. -- Publishers Weekly

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