Lit Forthcoming Poetry Collections 2020

(Disclaimer: A lot of poetry books get published - these are the books I knew about and that I am excited to read. If you feel I've overlooked a collection -- please contact me.)

The Sky That Denied Me: Selected Poems | Fakhreddine, Jawdat | University of Texas Press | January 1

Summer Snow | Hass, Robert | Ecco Press | January 7

Homie: Poems | Smith, Danez | Graywolf Press | January 21

The Galleons | Barot, Rick | Milkweed Editions | February 11

Stranger By Nights: Poems | Hirsch, Edward | Knopf Publishing Group | February 11

Absurd Man: Poems | Jackson, Major | W.W. Norton & Company | February 11

13th Balloon | Bibbins, Mark | Copper Canyon Press | February 11

Through a Small Ghost: Poems | Dingman, Chelsea | University of Georgia Press | February 15

44 Poems for You | Ruhl, Sarah | Copper Canyon Press | February 18

Living Weapon: Poems | Phillips, Rowan Ricardo | Farrar, Straus, and Giroux | February 18

The Gilded Auction Block: Poems | McCrae, Shane | Farrar, Straus, and Giroux | February 18

Norma Jeane Baker of Troy | Carson, Anne | New Directions | February 25

The Idea of Perfection: The Poetry and Prose of Paul Valéry | Valery, Paul (Author); Rudavsky-Brody, Nathaniel | Farrar, Straus, and Giroux | February 25

A Nail The Evening Hangs On | Sok, Monica | Copper Canyon Press | February 25

The Woman in the Corner: Poems | Krygowski, Nancy | University of Pittsburgh Press | February 25

Imperial Liquour: Poems | Johnson, Amaud | University of Pittsburgh Press | February 25

The Undressing: Poems | Lee, Li-Young | W.W. Norton & Company | March 3

Postcolonial Love Poem: Poems | Diaz, Natalie | Graywolf Press | March 3

Pale Colors in a Tall Field: Poems | Phillips, Carl | Farrar, Straus, and Giroux | March 3

The Carrying: Poems | Limon, Ada | Milkweed Editions | March 10

Foreign Bodies: Poems | Hahn, Kimiko | W.W. Norton & Company | March 20

The More Extravagant Feast: Poems | Green, Leah Naomi | Graywolf Press | April 7