All year in review

Top 30 Poetry Books of 2011

  Here are our editorial picks for the Top 30 Poetry Books of 2011. Over the next week,…

Top 30 Poetry Books of 2010

“These genres these borders these false distinctions / are where we stay at / in freedom’s way.” –Thomas…

Year in Review 2009

Best New Book of Poetry Versed, Rae Armantrout Planisphere, John Ashbery Take It, Joshua Beckman The Dance of…

Year in Review 2008

was quite a year. Merwin wrote his best book, and not too many seemed to notice; Katy Lederer was money,…

Year in Review 2007

Best Book of New Poetry Published in 2007 Elegy, Mary Jo Bang Blackbird and Wolf, Henri Cole Inflorescence,…

Year in Review 2006

Best Book of New Poetry Published in 2006 Winner: Angle of Yaw, Ben Lerner Other Nominees: Shake, Joshua…