Ursula Andkjær Olsen, Third-Millennium Heart

2017-09-04T18:47:57+00:00 September 4th, 2017|

Translated by Katrine Øgaard Jensen A co-publication with Berlin’s Broken Dimanche Press Poetry. Scandinavian Literature Series. 210 pp. ISBN 978-3-943196-45-0 $14.00 With black humor and cutting logic, Third-Millennium Heart explores the confounding nature of power and desire, the problem of [...]

Javier Etchevarren, Fable of an Inconsolable Man

2017-02-19T08:06:28+00:00 February 15th, 2017|

Translated by Jesse Lee Kercheval Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Poverty Studies. Urban Studies. ISBN: 978-0-900-57595-2 $12 Even the most beautiful, this fracture of love, breaking my spirit, forcing me to joy— I abandon. If the abyss before birth had a voice, [...]

Valerie Hsiung, efg

2017-02-19T08:07:52+00:00 December 10th, 2016|

Poetry ISBN: 978-0-900-57593-8 Release Date: December, 2016 $12 Valerie Hsiung’s powerful, fugue-like procession of words continues in her third full-length collection, efg (exchange following and gene flow). Her words seem to prick you as pins amidst her nostalgia and floral [...]

Josué Guébo, My Country, tonight

2017-02-19T08:00:47+00:00 September 15th, 2016|

Poetry ISBN: 978-0-900575-90-7 Release Date September, 2016 $12 Ivorian poet Josué Guébo’s My country, tonight, translated by Todd Fredson, engages with the turbulence surrounding the 2011 ousting of president Laurent Gbagbo by French and UN forces and its subsequent civil [...]

Jane wong, Overpour

2017-02-19T08:01:00+00:00 September 1st, 2016|

Poetry ISBN:9780900575914 Release Date October, 2016 $12   Jane Wong’s first collection makes a brilliant entrance. Animal, vegetable, mineral, mothers, grandmothers, continents, bugs and blood and guts—the poems in Overpour are bodies of vibrant and vibrating matter that constellate [...]

Taylor Jacob Pate, Becoming the Virgin

2017-02-19T08:01:18+00:00 April 11th, 2016|

Poetry ISBN: 9780900575990 Release Date: April 2016 $12 Simultaneously enchanting and brutal, taylor jacob pate’s debut book Becoming the Virgin is a work of desperate intensity. This series of interconnected confessional-cum-fairy-tale poems whisk the reader along at a breakneck [...]

Kim Hyesoon, Poor Love Machine

2017-02-19T08:01:29+00:00 April 11th, 2016|

Poetry, Translation, Korean Literature Studies, Women's Studies ISBN: 9780900575754 Release Date: April 2016 $12 For decades, Kim Hyesoon—a leading figure in contemporary Korean poetry and trans-national feminist literature—has represented the capabilities of a poet who works across, around, and [...]

Kim Yideum, Cheer Up, Femme Fatale

2017-02-19T08:01:44+00:00 January 13th, 2016|

Poetry, Translation, Korean Literature Studies ISBN: 9780989804899 Release Date: February 2016 $12 "In Kim Yideum's elegant and grotesque poetry, objective cool, violence and despairing megalomania all rage with the crystal-clear bitterness of vulnerability. When you read her beautiful, terrifying poems, [...]