Poets in the World

Ilya Kaminsky, series editor

The Poets in the World series offers English-speaking audiences a rare glimpse at the work of poets who have shaped literary traditions from around the globe, from Africa to Europe, Iraq to China, and beyond.

Poets in the World, a project of the Poetry Foundation's Harriet Monroe Poetry Institute, collaborates with a wide range of American publishers to produce beautiful publications that advance readership for world poetry.


Another English
Edited by Catherine Barnett and Tiphanie Yanique, Published by Tupelo Press


Edited by Eliot Weinberger, Published by Open Letter
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Fifteen Iraqi Poets
Edited by Dunya Mikhail, Published by New Directions
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New Cathay: Contemporary Chinese Poetry
Edited by Ming Di, Published by Tupelo Press
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The Star by My Head
Edited by Malena Mörling and Jonas Ellerström, Published by Milkweed Editions
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Pinholes in the Night
Edited by Raúl Zurita and Forest Gander, Published by Copper Canyon Press


Seven New Generation African Poets
Edited by Kwame Dawes and Chris Abani, Published by Slapering Hol Press
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Something Indecent: Poems Recommended by Eastern European Poets
Edited by Valzhyna Mort, Published by Red Hen Press
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The Strangest of Theaters
Edited by Jared Hawkley, Susan Rich, Brian Turner, Published by McSweeney's
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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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