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Nightingale by Paisley Rekdal

Paisley Rekdal reads two poems from her sixth poetry collection, Nightingale, out in May from Copper Canyon Press. Rekdal is the subject of a profile, “Shadow Narratives” by Renée H. Shea, in the May/June 2019 issue.

Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James

Marlon James reads from the first novel in his Dark Star Trilogy, Black Leopard, Red Wolf, published in February by Riverhead Books. pro_jones.jpg Read “Shape-Shifter: A Profile of Marlon James” by Kima...

Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli

Valeria Luiselli reads a section from her new novel, Lost Children Archive, published in February by Knopf. Audio excerpted courtesy Penguin Random House Audio from Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli, read by the author,...

Deaf Republic by Ilya Kaminsky

Ilya Kaminsky reads three poems from Deaf Republic, published in March 2019 by Graywolf Press. pro_greenwell.jpg Read “Still Dancing: An Interview With Ilya Kaminsky” by Garth Greenwell in the March/April...

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Susan Orlean reads an excerpt from her new book, The Library Book, published by Simon & Schuster in October.  Read the cover profile of Orlean, “Talking to Strangers” by Kate Tuttle, in the November/December 2018 issue of Poets...

Monument by Natasha Trethewey

Natasha Trethewey reads two poems, originally published in Native Guard (Houghton Mifflin, 2007) and included in her new book, Monument: Poems New and Selected, published in November by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.