“Two Heads” By Paul Klee (1932)



Evan Myquest reviews Pawning My Sins by M.J. Arcangelini



Mike James reviews James Dickey: A Literary Life

Chase Dimock reviews Sundown at the Redneck Carnival by John Dorsey

Mike James reviews Erotic by Alexis Rhone Fancher



Mike James reviews Wave If You Can See Me by Susan Ludvigson

Padma Thornlyre reviews Desert Threnody by John Macker

Mike James reviews Once Upon a Twin by Raymond Luczak and New York Diary by Tim Dlugos



Mike James reviews Beautiful Aliens: A Steve Abbott Reader and Have You Seen This Man? The Castro Poems of Karl Tierney

Chase Dimock reviews The Premise of my Confession by Sean Karns

Mike James reviews My Mother’s Red Ford: New & Selected Poems, 1986-2020 by Roy Bentley

Arthur Hoyle reviews Escape from Planet Crouton by Wayne F. Burke

The Eden of Perhaps: An Interview Between Agnes Vojta and Chase Dimock

Mike James reviews Mingo Town & Memories by Larry Smith

Dandylion Riot: An Interview with Poet and Artist Jeanette Powers

Chase Dimock reviews Sugar Fix by Kory Wells

Mike James reviews “Dead Letter Office: Selected Poems” By Marko Pogacar



Chase Dimock reviews All Seats Fifty Cents by Stephen Roger Powers

Bunkong Tuon reviews True Confessions 1965 to Now by John Guzlowski

Chase Dimock reviews Willingly by Marc Frazier

Mike James reviews Beautiful Aliens: A Steve Abbott Reader and Have You Seen This Man? The Castro Poems of Karl Tierney

Chase Dimock reviews Your Daughter’s Country by John Dorsey

Dolores Mildred Batten reviews Warbles by Alex Z. Salinas

Chase Dimock reviews Jumping Drawbridges in Technicolor by Mike James

When I Was a Girl Like Me: An Interview with Poet Margaret Bazzell-Crocker By Chase Dimock



Leadwood: A Conversation With Poet Daniel Crocker By Chase Dimock

First-Hand Accounts From Made-Up Places: An Interview With Poet Mike James By Chase Dimock

Letting the Meat Rest: A Conversation With Poet John Dorsey By Chase Dimock

The Incredible Bipolar Hulk: A Conversation With Poet Daniel Crocker By Chase Dimock

The Very Southern Pronunciation Still Rings In My Ears: A Conversation With Poet Mike James By Chase Dimock



Stephen Furlong reviews Daniel Crocker’s Shit House Rat

Eric Kroczek reviews John Guzlowski’s Echoes of Tattered Tongues 

Assena Fairuz reviews Lise Pearlman’s American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton

Snuffleupagus as Depression: A Conversation with Poet Daniel Crocker By Chase Dimock

Author Conversations: Jenny Drai and Elizabeth J. Colen

Cristina Deptula Interviews Lise Pearlman

Growth, Wildness, and ‘80s Jingles: A Conversation By Brandi George and Lisa Fay Coutley

An Interview with Dale Bridges By Felix Morgan

Kristy Bowen & Cynthia Manick: A Conversation



Christopher Nelms reviews Mike Kleine’s Kanley Stubrick

Nate Ragolia reviews  Jordan Rothacker’s And Wind Will Wash Away

Jennifer Dane Clements reviews Mary McMyne’s Wolf Skin

J. Andrew Goodman reviews Rochelle Hurt’s The Rusted City

Nate Ragolia reviews Agustin Aguilar’s Leonora Come Down

Kelly Cherry: Three Poems and an Interview By Okla Elliott

Marc Vincenz: Three Translations & an Interview By Thomas Bradly

Jon Chopan and Thomas Cotsonas: A Conversation

Mary Biddinger and Matthew Cheney in Conversation

Hala Alyan and Elizabeth Cantwell: A Conversation

Standing on Z: An Interview with and Three Poems by Stuart Dischell By Okla Elliott

To Turn with Joy and Hope: A Conversation Between Okla Elliott and Sonya Huber



Melissa Ximena Golebiowski reviews Jordan A. Rothacker’s The Pit, And No Other Stories

Karen Skolfield reviews Sarah Marcus’s Backcountry

Jody Hobbs Hesler reviews Len Joy’s American Past Time

Okla Elliott reviews The Complete Poems of James Dickey

Hedy Habra: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

David Caplan: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott



Kate Grisim reviews Simi Linton’s My Body Politic

Angie Mazakis reviews Carrie Oeding’s Our List of Solutions

Tini Howard reviews Kieron Gillen’s The Wicked + The Divine

Sarah Marcus reviews Leah Umansky’s Don Dreams and I Dream

J. Andrew Goodman reviews Mike James’s Elegy in Reverse

Jennifer Dane Clements reviews Konstantinos Matsoukas’s translation of Lena Divani’s Seven Lives and One Great Love: Memoirs of a Cat (Europa Editions, 2014)

Will J Fawley reviews Brenda Hasiuk’s Your Constant Star (Orca Book Publishers, 2014)

Ashley Paul reviews Jade Sylvan’s Kissing Oscar Wilde (Write Bloody Publishing, 2013)

Jennifer Dane Clements reviews Catherine Pierce’s The Girls of Peculiar (Saturnalia Books, 2012)

J. Andrew Goodman reviews Bushra Rehman’s Corona (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2013)

Jennifer Dane Clements reviews Heather Cousins’s Something in the Potato Room (Kore Press, 2009)

Jeff Moscaritolo reviews Molly Beth Griffin’s Silhouette of a Sparrow (Milkweed Editions, 2012)

Randon Billings Noble reviews Eva Saulitis’s Leaving Resurrection: Chronicles of a Whale Scientist (Boreal Books, 2008)

Karen Craigo reviews Seth Brady Tucker’s Mormon Boy (Elixir Press, 2012)

Kirsten Clodfelter reviews Rachael Lyon’s The Normal Heart and How it Works (White Eagle Coffee Store Press, 2010)

Melissa Studdard: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

Gordon Massman: An Interview and Four Poems By Okla Elliott

Daniela Olszewska: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

Renée Ashley: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

Feminism, Culture, and Poetry: An Interview with Lisa Marie Basile By Sarah Marcus

ALFRED CORN: Two Poems and a Micro-Interview By Okla Elliott

Franz Douskey: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

Lyn Lifshin: A Micro-Interview and Three Poems By Okla Elliott

Ólafur Gunnarsson Interview By The New American Press Staff

Talks on Metamodernism with Seth Abramson: Part 3 of 3 By Kirsten Clodfelter

Talks on Metamodernism with Seth Abramson: Part 2 of 3 By Kirsten Clodfelter

Talks on Metamodernism with Seth Abramson: Part 1 of 3 By Kirsten Clodfelter



Jennifer Dane Clements reviews Patrick Lawler’s Rescuers of Skydivers Search Among the Clouds (University of Alabama Press, 2012)

Susan Hankla reviews Kathryn Levy’s Reports (New Rivers Press, 2013)

Tini Howard reviews Matt Fraction’s Sex Criminals (Image Comics, 2013)

Kirsten Clodfelter reviews John Rybicki’s When All the World is Old (Lookout Books, 2012)

J. Andrew Goodman reviews Ian Haight’s and T’ae-Yŏng Hŏ’s translation of Magnolia & Lotus: Selected Poems of Hyesim (White Pine Press, 2012)

Christopher Lowe reviews Delaney Nolan’s Shotgun Style: A Diagram of the Territory of New Orleans (RopeWalk Press, 2012)

VBAK Interview By Okla Elliott


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The Possible is Monstrous, a book review by Okla Elliott

Tragedy in Haymarket Square by Thomas Baughman

Book Review of Liam MacSheoinin’s GEORGE W. BUSH BUYS COKE IN MID-ETERNITY by Duff Brenna

Agrarian Socialism In Oklahoma: The Early Twentieth Century by Thomas Baughman

An Uneasy Revelry: a review of Before Saying Any of the Great Words by Okla Elliott

Frozen on a Street Corner While the Unbludgeoned World Moves Forward: Movie Review by Raul Clement

French Connection: Book Review by Raul Clement

Drinking with British Architects: Poetry Review by Raul Clement

Ray DeCapite (1924-2009): Author Review by Thomas Baughman

Looking Beyond the Surfaces in David Lipsky’s Although of Course You End up Becoming Yourself… (Not-Really)Book Review by Raul Clement

The Cognitive Turn in Theory and Cultural Studies: A Review of Patrick Colm Hogan’s Understanding Nationalism by Okla Elliott

“Close to Home”: Film Commentary by Karim Abuawad

Book Review of David R. Slavitt’s Re Verse by Okla Elliott

A Movie That’s “About Something,” or Why “Creation” Isn’t a Great Movie, But You Should See It Anyway by John Unger Zussman

Practical Food for a Practical Future: A Review of Michael M. Bell’s “Farming For Us All.”by Liam Hysjulien