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The Winter 2018 issue includes new work by Emma Bolden, Scott Chalupa, Brian Clifton, Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, Carol Ann Davis, Alisha Dietzman, Jehanne Dubrow, Susan Elbe, Victoria C. Flanagan, Rebecca Morgan Frank, Gail Goepfert, Christine Gosnay, Benjamin Grossberg, francine j. harris, Rebecca Hazelton, Ellen Kaufman, Elizabeth Knapp, J.T. Ledbetter, Joseph O. Legaspi, Philip Metres, John A. Nieves, Jason Olsen, Mary Peelen, Gretchen Steele Pratt, Laura Read, Christine Robbins, Jamie Ross, Ellen Stanford, Sophia Stid, Meredith Stricker, Jacob Sunderlin, Jeffrey Thomson, Jasmine Dreame Wagner, Barrett Warner, and inaugural Adrienne Rich Award winner Michael Wasson.

Cover image by Elsa Mora.

Back Issues


Jacques J. Rancourt's In the Time of PrEP

The BPJ team is thrilled to announce that the inaugural title in our chapbook series is Jacques J. Rancourt's In the Time of PrEP. Rancourt is the author of Novena, winner of the Lena-Miles Wever Todd prize (Pleiades Press, 2017). He has held poetry fellowships from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing, the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, and Stanford University, where he was a Wallace Stegner Fellow. His poems have appeared in The Georgia ReviewKenyon ReviewMissouri ReviewNew England ReviewPloughshares, and Virginia Quarterly Review, among other journals, as well as in Best New Poets. He lives and teaches in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Leonore Hildebrandt's Where You Happen to Be Now Available

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Editorial board member Leonore Hildebrandt's new book, Where You Happen to Be, is now available from Deerbrook Editions.

Leonore is the author of The Next Unknown from Pecan Grove Press and The Work at Hand from Flat Bay Press. Her poems and translations have appeared in the Cafe Review, the Cimarron Review, Denver Quarterly, Harpur Palate, and the Sugar House Review, among other journals.

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