Lit Forthcoming Poetry Collections 2018

(Disclaimer: These are the poetry collections that I'm excited about, but if there's a collection you feel I've overlooked -- please contact me.)

Dear Angel of Death | White, Simone | Ugly Duckling Presse | June 1

American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin | Hayes, Terrance | Penguin Books | June 19

Kumukanda | Chingonyi, Kayombo | Chatto & Windus | July 1

I Would Lie to You If I Could: Interviews with Ten American Poets Deniord, Chard (Editor) | University of Pittsburgh Press | July 3

New Poets of Native Nations | Erdrich, Heid E. (Editor) | Graywolf Press | July 10

Bury It | Sax, SamWesleyan | August 1

Perennial | Forsythe, Kelly | Coffee House Press | August 7

If They Come For Us: Poems | Asghar, Fatimah | One World | August 7

The Carrying: Poems | Limón, Ada | Milkweed Editions | August 14

The African-American Sonnet: A Literary History | Müller, Timo | University of Mississippi Press | August 15

Ghost, Like a Place | Pollock, Iain Haley | Alice James Books | September 4

Human Hours: Poems | Barnett, Catherine | Graywolf Press | September 4

Black Queer Hoe | Kapri, Britteney Black Rose | Haymarket Books | September 4

Citizen Illegal | Olivarez, Jose | Haymarket Books | September 4

American Journal: Fifty Poems for Our Time | Smith, Tracy K. (Editor) | Graywolf Press | September 4

Trophic Cascade | Dungy, Camille T. | Wesleyan | September 4

Letters from Max: A Book of Friendships | Ruhl, Sarah; Ritvo, Max | Milkweed Editions | September 11

The Final Voicemails: Poems | Ritvo, Max; Glück, Louise (Editor) | Milkweed Editions | September 11

Red Channel in the Rupture | Thomas, Amber Flora | Red Hen Press | September 18

So Far So Good | Le Guin, Ursula K. | Copper Canyon Press | September 18

When Rap Spoke Straight to God | Dawson, Erica | Tin House Books | September 18

Cease | Bachmann, Beth | University of Pittsburgh Press | September 18

I Can't Talk about the Trees Without the Blood | Clark, Tiana | University of Pittsburgh Press | September 18

Refuse | Randall, Julian | University of Pittsburgh Press | September 18

Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart | Walker, Alice | Atria Books | October 2

ESL or You Weren't Here | Valdez, Aldrin | Nighboat Books | October 2

Museum of the Americas | Martinez, J Michael | Penguin Books | October 2

Monument: Poems New and Selected | Trethewey, Natasha | Houghton Mifflin | November 6

 

What collections are you excited about? Please let me know