This year’s list of stellar debut collections put together by Poet’s & Writers includes Thief in the Interior by our very own Coeditor in Chief Phillip B. Williams. And of course it does! Check out […]
So many people we love on this list including Danez Smith, Morgan Parker, Hieu Minh Nguyen, Patricia Smith, Angel Nafis, Ruth Ellen Kocher, Amorak Huey, and so many more! Check out the full list here.
The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine are pleased to announce the five recipients of the 2016 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships: Kaveh Akbar, Jos Charles, Angel Nafis, Alison C. Rollins, and Javier Zamora. Read more here
Congrats to William Brewer, Sasha Pimentel, Jeffrey Schultz, Sam Sax, and Chelsea Dingman for winning this year’s 2016 Open Competition! Read more here
Rickey Laurentiis is the winner of the 2016 Levis Reading Prize awarded by the Department of English and its MFA in Creative Writing program at Virginia Commonwealth University for his first poetry collection, “Boy with Thorn” (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015). […]
PEN America announced on Tuesday that Toni Morrison had won the PEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American Fiction. The panel of judges for the $25,000 award was composed of Louise Erdrich, who won the […]
Series judge Carl Phillips says: “Rebellion is the first word that comes to mind, when reading simulacra, Airea Matthews’s rollicking, destabilizing, at once intellectually sly and piercing and finally poignant debut. The main rebellion here […]
Singer Jamila Woods and poets Nikkita Oliver and Danez Smith join Macklemore & Ryan Lewis on their song “White Privilege II”.