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Volume 33, Number 2, summer 2013

Feature: Symposium on Poetic "Risk" with contributions byRobert Archambeau on Peter O'Leary & Michael Robbins, Rae Armantrout on Ben Lerner, Jaswinder Bolina on Rich Smith, Victoria Chang on Shane McCrae, Heather Christle on Mark Leidner, Martha Collins on Tony Hoagland, Carl Dennis on David Wojahn, John Gallaher on Michael Benedikt, Tony Hoagland on Ann Emerson, Cathy Park Hong on Kim Hyesoon, Translated by Don Mee Choi, Joan Houlihan on Brenda Shaughnessy, Joy Katz on Ailish Hopper, John Koethe on Gjertrud Schnackenberg, Adrian Matejka on Sherwin Bitsui, Randall Mann on Aaron Smith, & Rusty Morrison on Richard Greenfield

Fiction by Alexander Weinstein, Courtney Morgan, Michael Martone, Christine Sneed, J. Duncan Wiley, & Joseph Grim Feinberg

Essays by Melanie Rae Thon, Robert Long Foreman, & Drew Calvert

Poems by Hailey Leithauser, David J. Daniels, Michael Martin Shea, Alicia Ostriker, Abigail Cloud, Ralph Angel, Justin Irizarry, M. A. Vizsolyi, K. A. Hays, Erika Meitner, Rosalie Moffett, Jennifer K. Sweeney, Circe Maia translated by Jesse Lee Kercheval, Bruce Bond, Dan Pinkerton, Kevin Boyle, Douglas Kearney, Talia Bloch, Rodney Wilhite, Jonathan Weinert, Robert Bense, Roy Bentley, Benjamin S. Grossberg, Jerry Harp, Catherine Pierce, Sean Hill, Sydney Lea

Cover Image: Detail from Man Wearing Red Socks, 66" x 33" x 66." Bronze, Lead, and Steel. By Matthew Zupnick

The Pleiades Book Review

Feature Reviews

Kristina Marie Darling on Form, Narrative, and the Invisible Machinery of a Culture: A Response to Jenny Boully's of mismatched teacups, of the single-serving spoon

Richard Tayson on The Cavernous Eye/I of Unknowing: Dan Beachy-Quick's Wonderful Investigations

Shorter Reviews

Kristina Marie Darling on Grace's Sancta, Kate Fox on Miltner's Hotel Utopia, Bruce Whiteman on Abse's New Selected Poems, Walter R. Holland on Carruth's Last Poems, Kristina Marie Darling on Field's Wolf and Pilot, Rachel Brown on Mathias' Book of Dog, Julie Ann Brandt on Nesset's Saint X, John Poch on Seidel's Nice Weather, Julie Ann Brandt on Swist's Huang Po and the Dimensions of Love, Edyth Haendel Schwartz on Terranova's Dame Rocket, Jennifer Schomburg Kanke on Winter's Nostalgia for the Criminal Past, Hastings Hensel on The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink edited by Young, Jeff Alessandrelli on Zaher's Thank You for the Window Office, Kay Cosgrove on Best's But Our Princess Is in Another Castle,Rebekah Remington on Irwin's Large White House Speaking, Gabriel Welsch on Maddox's Local News from Someplace Else, Walter R. Holland on Robbins' Praise Nothing, Jennifer Schomburg Kanke on Webb's What Things Are Made Of, Andrew D. Eaton on Wilson's The Hundred Grasses, Katherine Hoerth on Flower, Song, Dance: Aztec and Mayan Poetryedited and translated by Bowles, Kristina Marie Darling on Women Write Resistance edited by Wiseman, Anna Saikin on Upton's Swallowing the Sea, Maggie Trapp on Longenbach's The Virtues of Poetry, Mardi Stewart on Passerello's Let Me Clear My Throat, John Vanderslice on Powell's Stoning the Devil, Caitlin Keefe Moran on Alonso's The Pet Thief, Jane Stewart on Dobozy's Siege 13.