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.

Publications

Another English
Edited by Catherine Barnett and Tiphanie Yanique, Published by Tupelo Press
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Elsewhere
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
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Seven New Generation African Poets
Edited by Kwame Dawes and Chris Abani, Published by Slapering Hol Press
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Carnaval, by Tsitsi Jaji
The Cartographer of War, by Clifton Gachagua
Mandible, by TJ Dema
Ordinary Heaven, by Ladan Osman
Otherwise Everything Goes On, by Len Verwey
Our Men Do Not Belong to Us, by Warsan Shire
The Second Republic, by Nick Makoha

 

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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