Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Recently Received

Books (Poetry)

William Allegrezza, Densities, Apparitions, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Australia, 2011

Kris Bigalk, Repeat the Flesh in Numbers, NYQ Books, NYC, 2012

Rolf Dieter Brinkmann, An Unchanging Blue: Selected Poems 1962 – 1975, translated by Mark Terrill, Parlor Press, Anderson, SC, 2011

Joseph Campana, Natural Selections, Iowa, Iowa City, 2012

James Capozzi, Country Album, Parlor Press, Anderson, SC, 2012

Jeongrye Choi, Instances: Selected Poems, translated by Brenda Hillman, Wayne De Fremery & Jeongrye Choi, Parlor Press, Anderson, SC, 2011

Martha Collins, White Papers, University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 2012

Thomas Rain Crowe, Crack Light, Wind Publications, Nicholasville, KY, 2011

Brent Cunningham, Journey to the Sun, Atelos, Berkeley, 2012

Seyhan Erözçelik, Rosestrikes and Coffee Grounds, translated by Murat Nemet-Nejat, Talisman House, Greenfield, MA 2010

Hilary Gravendyk, Harm, Omnidawn, Richmond, CA, 2011

Nathalie Handal, Poet in Andalucía, University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 2012

Lyn Hejinian, The Book of A Thousand Eyes, Omnidawn, Richmond, CA, 2011

Rick Hilles, A Map of the Lost World, University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 2012

Geoffrey Hilsabeck, Vaudeville, The Song Cave, Northampton, MA, 2011

Paul Hoover, Desolation: Souvenir, Omnidawn, Richmond, CA, 2011

Jamey Jones, Blue Rain Morning, Farfalla, McMillan & Parrish, Brooklyn, 2011

Amin Khan, Vision of the Return, translated by Dawn-Michelle Baude, The Post-Apollo Press, Sausalito, CA, 2012

Wayne Kostenbaum, Blue Stranger With Mosaic Background, Turtle Point Press, NYC, 2012

Tom Mandel, Partial Wave Form, Ink x24, no location given, 2011

Tom Mandel, Some Epigrams of Palladas, Ink x24, no location given, 2011

Anna Moschovakis, You and Three Others Are Approaching a Lake, Coffee House Press, Minneapolis, 2011

Murat Nemet-Nejat, The Spiritual Life of Replicants, Talisman House, Greenfield, MA, 2011

Bernard Noël, The Rest of the Voyage, translated by Eléna Rivera, Graywolf Press, Minneapolis, 2011

Kelli Anne Noftle, I Was There for Your Somniloquy, Omnidawn, Richmond, CA 2011

Brittany Perham, The Curiosities, Parlor Press, Anderson, SC, 2012

Christopher William Purdom, Banana Magnet: Poetry by Christopher William Purdom, Volume VIII, 226 Press, Philadelphia, 2012

Bin Ramke, Aerial, Omnidawn, Richmond, CA 2011

Ariana Reines, Mercury, Fence Books, Albany, NY, 2011

Ariana Reines, Cœur de Lion, Fence Books, Albany, NY, 2011

Eléna Rivera, The Perforated Map, Shearsman Books, Exeter, UK, 2011

Aaron Shurin, Citizen, City Lights, San Francisco, 2012.

Janey Smith, Animals, Plain Wrap Press, San Francisco, 2011

Anne-Adele Wight, Sidestep Catapult, BlazeVOX (Books), Buffalo, 2011

Anne Tardos, Both Poems, Roof, NYC, 2011

Kerri Webster, Grand & Arsenal, Iowa, Iowa City, 2012

Tyrone Williams, Howell, Atelos, Berkeley, 2011


Books (Poetry Anthologies)

Michael Farrell & Jill Jones, editors, Out of the Box: Contemporary Australian Gay and Lesbian Poets, Puncher & Wattmann, Glebe, New South Wales, Australia, 2009. Includes Javant Biarujia, Margaret Bradstock, Pam Brown, joanne burns, Lee Cataldi, Nandi Chinna, Tricia Dearborn, Chris Edwards, Angela Gardner, Carolyn Gerrish, Keri Glastonbury, Denis Gallagher, Martin Harrison, Susan Hawthorne, terry Jaensch, Wendy Jenkins, Paul Knobel, Miriel Lenore, Kerry Leves, Kate Lilley, Ian MacNeill, David Malouf, Scott-Patrick Mitchell, Jenni Nixon, Dorothy Porter, Andy Quan, Peter Rose, Dȋpti Sravanamuttu, Bel Schenk, Louise Wakeling, Stephen J Williams

Ryan G. Van Cleave, editor, City of the Big Shoulders: An Anthology of Chicago Poetry, Iowa, 2012. Includes Rane Arroyo, Marvin Bell, Allen Braden, John Bradley, Curtis L. Crisler, Mary Cross, James D’Agostino, Stuart Dybek, Susan Elbe, Dina Elenbogen, Martín Espada, Beth Ann Fennelly, Bob Hicok, Edward Hirsch, Philip Jenks & Simone Muench, Thomas L. Johnson, Quraysh Ali Lansana, Viola Lee, Francesco Levato, Campbell McGrath, Paul Martínez Pompa, Adrian Matejka, Erika Mikkalo, Julie Parson Nesbitt, Johanny Vázquez Paz, James Plath, Christina Pugh, Maya Quintero, Robyn Schiff, Patricia Smith, Tony Trigilio, Alpay Ulku, Judith Valente, Nicole Walker, Ellen Wehle, Brenda Yates


Books (Other)

Mikhail Epstein, PreDictionary, Atelos, Berkeley, 2011

Cary Nelson, editor, The Oxford Handbook of Modern and Contemporary American Poetry, Oxford University Press, Oxford & NYC, 2012. Includes essays by Rachel Blau DuPlessis, Robert Dale Parker, Melissa Girard, John Marsh, Linda A. Kinnahan, Peter Nicholls, Charles Altieri, Edward Brunner, Tim Newcomb, Susan Rosenbaum, Mike Chasar, Philip Metres, Karen Jackson Ford, Josephine Park, Walter Kalaidjian, Jahan Ramazani, Michael Thurston, Al Filreis, Lytle Shaw, Mark W. Van Wienen, Michael Davidson, Lynn Keller, Timothy Yu, James Smethurst, Adalaide Morris

Ric Royer, She Saw Ghosts, He Saw Bodies, Narrow House, Baltimore, 2010

Kirsten Kaschock, Sleight, Coffee House Press, Minneapolis, 2011



Bombay Gin, vol. 38, no. 1, Boulder, CO, 2012. Includes Vanessa Place with Heather Goodrich, Lily Hoang, Dodie Bellamy, Ronaldo Wilson with Jess Hagemann, Bhanu Kapil, Paul D. Miller (DJ Spooky), Colin Frazer, Lara Durback, Lara Durback, Colin Frazer, Julia Seko, & Wesley Tanner with Jade Lascelles & Alice Virginia, Julia Seko, Christina Mengert, Erin Morrill, Thurston Moore with Katie Ingegneri, Ana Bozicevic, Brenna Lee, Denise Kinsley, Kristen Park, Kelly Alsup, Diana K. McLean, Heather Goodrich

Poets & Artists, no. 31, no location given. Includes Allan Gorman & Michelle Elvy, Judith Peck & Matthew Hittinger, Lisabeth Terracina & Grady Harp, Casey Childs & Samuel Peralta, Matt Calcavecchia & Daniel Godston, Victoria Selbach & Scot Siegel, Angela Hardy & Donna Hilbert, C. Robin Janning & Steve Brightman, Rebecca Venn & Peggy Eldridge-Love, Daniel Maidman & Helen Vitoria, Daniel Ohlerking II & Erika Lutzner, Pauline Aubey & Joshua Gray


Other Media & Notable Formats

Kyle Alden, Songs from Yeats’ Bee-Loud Glade: Thirteen Poems by W.B. Yeats Set to Music,, no location given by recorded at The Cottage, San Anselmo, CA, 2011.

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge & Jonathan Skinner, Mei-mei Berssenbrugge and Jonathan Skinner Read at Acequia Booksellers, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Robert Kelly, for Jack Spicer, Fact-Simile Trading Card, Philadelphia, PA, 2012. 2.5” by 3.5” card with photo on one side, poem on the other, in the manner of Topps or Fleer baseball trading cards circa 1960s.

Suzanne Lummis & Margaret Randall, Suzanne Lummis and Margaret Randall Read at the Anasazi Fields Winery, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Amalio Madueno & Alvaro Cardona-Hine, Amalio Madueno and Alvaro Cardona-Hine Read at the Anasazi Fields Winery, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Howard McCord, Howard McCord Reads, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Howard McCord, Howard McCord Reads at the Anasazi Fields Winery, Placitas, NM, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Suzanne Mercury, Meteorgami: 30 Pwoermds, Jewelweed Press, no location given, 2011. A stack of 2.0”-by-3.5” unbundled pages with one pwoermd each. The genre title is a combination of the terms poem & word, but I pronounce it power med, which is exactly what the best of these are. Bound in a curious twiggy sort of twine that refuses to go back on once removed. An edition of 50.

John Tritica, John Tritica Reads “Fire in the New Year” and “Resonant Vocation,” Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)

Lawrence Welsh, Lawrence Welsh Reads, Vox Audio, Magdalena, NM, 2011 (CD)