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Poetry
Volume: 212.1 | Year: 2018

Table of Contents:

Elizabeth Acevedo
Iron
Hearing That Joe Arroyo Song at Ibiza Nightclub, 2008
You Mean You Don't Weep at the Nail Salon?

Kazim Ali
from The Voice of Sheila Chandra

Justice Ameer
(After God Herself)

Ellen Bass
Marriage
I Could Touch It

Sherwin Bitsui
from Dissolve

Kwame Dawes
Ode to the Clothesline
Vagrants and Loiterers

Camille Dungy
Naming what has risen
this beginning may have always meant this end

Aracelis Girmay
sister was the wolf

Eboni Hogan
Cardi B Tells Me about Myself

Raych Jackson
A sestina for a blck girl who does not know how to braid hair

Kiandra Jimenez
Halcyon Kitchen

Ilya Kaminsky
Question
Search Patrols
A Cigarette

E'Mon Lauren
The Etymology of "CHUUCH!"

Roya Marsh
Ode to Fetty Wap (writter after strip club)

Sharon Olds
Poem Which Talks Back to Itself
How It Felt

Sonia Sanchez
Haiku and Tanka for Harriet Tubman

Solmaz Sharif
The Master's House
The End of Exile

Terisa Siagatonu
Moana Means Home: A Contrapuntal
Atlas

Idrissa Simmonds
Flight

Bianca Spriggs
What Women Are Made Of

Paul Tran
Scientific Method

Javier Zamora
Guadalajara
Whatever I did After Has Not Happened Yet

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Ellen Bass
Marriage; I Could Touch It

 

Camille Dungy
Naming what has risen; this beginning may have always meant this end

 

Sharon Olds
Poem Which Talks Back to Itself; How It Felt