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Zhang Xinglong
cover art

'Kiwis,' woodcut, Huxian, China

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Mary Greene
cover design

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 63 No. 4

, guest editor

translated by 
Michael Jones
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Michael Jones
translated by 
Michael Jones

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
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Éireann Lorsung
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

translated by 
Peter Joseph Gloviczki
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Peter Joseph Gloviczki
translated by 
Peter Joseph Gloviczki

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

translated by 
Kip Zegers
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Kip Zegers
translated by 
Kip Zegers

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

translated by 
Ray Nayler
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Ray Nayler
translated by 
Ray Nayler

Old School

Old School

Old School

Old School

Old School

Old School

translated by 
zakia henderson-brown
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zakia henderson-brown
translated by 
zakia henderson-brown

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

translated by 
J. Scott Brownlee
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J. Scott Brownlee
translated by 
J. Scott Brownlee

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

translated by 
Alpay Ulku
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Alpay Ulku
translated by 
Alpay Ulku

Compensation

Compensation

Compensation

Compensation

Compensation

Compensation

translated by 
Alpay Ulku
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Alpay Ulku
translated by 
Alpay Ulku

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

translated by 
Alpay Ulku
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Alpay Ulku
translated by 
Alpay Ulku

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

translated by 
Aaron Crippen
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Aaron Crippen
translated by 
Aaron Crippen

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

translated by 
Maggie Schwed
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Maggie Schwed
translated by 
Maggie Schwed

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

translated by 
Heather Dobbins
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Heather Dobbins
translated by 
Heather Dobbins

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

translated by 
Jennifer Lighty
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Jennifer Lighty
translated by 
Jennifer Lighty

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

translated by 
Mario Chard
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Mario Chard
translated by 
Mario Chard

Round

Round

Round

Round

Round

Round

translated by 
Mario Chard
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Mario Chard
translated by 
Mario Chard

Caballero

Caballero

Caballero

Caballero

Caballero

Caballero

translated by 
Christine Pacyk
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Christine Pacyk
translated by 
Christine Pacyk

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

translated by 
Katie Hartsock
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Katie Hartsock
translated by 
Katie Hartsock

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

translated by 
Katie Hartsock
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Katie Hartsock
translated by 
Katie Hartsock

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

translated by 
Katie Hartsock
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Katie Hartsock
translated by 
Katie Hartsock

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

translated by 
Steve Myers
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Steve Myers
translated by 
Steve Myers

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

translated by 
Chase Berggrun
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Chase Berggrun
translated by 
Chase Berggrun

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

translated by 
Melissa Crowe
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Melissa Crowe
translated by 
Melissa Crowe

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

by 
Melissa Crowe

Traci Brimhall, Our Lady of the Ruins

Cole Swensen, Gravesend

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 63 No. 4

, guest editor

translated by 
Michael Jones
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Michael Jones

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

A Gypsy Sings of the '89 Massacre

by 
Michael Jones
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
*
Éireann Lorsung

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

The lightest word they used was animal

by 
Éireann Lorsung
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Peter Joseph Gloviczki
*
Peter Joseph Gloviczki

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

Five American Sentences

by 
Peter Joseph Gloviczki
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Kip Zegers
*
Kip Zegers

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

from The Poet of Schools

by 
Kip Zegers
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Ray Nayler
*
Ray Nayler

Old School

Old School

Old School

by 
Ray Nayler
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
zakia henderson-brown
*
zakia henderson-brown

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

Can we, can we get along?

by 
zakia henderson-brown
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
J. Scott Brownlee
*
J. Scott Brownlee

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

by 
J. Scott Brownlee
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Alpay Ulku
*
Alpay Ulku

Compensation

Compensation

Compensation

by 
Alpay Ulku
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Alpay Ulku
*
Alpay Ulku

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

by 
Alpay Ulku
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Alpay Ulku
*
Alpay Ulku

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

The Orange Sonata

by 
Alpay Ulku
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Aaron Crippen
*
Aaron Crippen

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

[So the girl, San Jie]

by 
Aaron Crippen
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Maggie Schwed
*
Maggie Schwed

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

Pollen Season

by 
Maggie Schwed
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Heather Dobbins
*
Heather Dobbins

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

In the Low Houses

by 
Heather Dobbins
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jennifer Lighty
*
Jennifer Lighty

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

That Which There Are No Words For

by 
Jennifer Lighty
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Mario Chard
*
Mario Chard

Round

Round

Round

by 
Mario Chard
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Mario Chard
*
Mario Chard

Caballero

Caballero

Caballero

by 
Mario Chard
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Christine Pacyk
*
Christine Pacyk

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

Postcards from Paris and Valdosta

by 
Christine Pacyk
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Katie Hartsock
*
Katie Hartsock

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

The Buried in Sleep and Wine Hotel

by 
Katie Hartsock
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Katie Hartsock
*
Katie Hartsock

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

The Grant Me the Stamina to Pray Extended Stay Motel

by 
Katie Hartsock
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Katie Hartsock
*
Katie Hartsock

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

The Western Edge of a Time Zone Hotel

by 
Katie Hartsock
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Steve Myers
*
Steve Myers

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

On 'Africa Time'

by 
Steve Myers
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Chase Berggrun
*
Chase Berggrun

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

To Heidegger at Todtnauberg, 1967

by 
Chase Berggrun
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Melissa Crowe
*
Melissa Crowe

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

BOOKS IN BRIEF: What Ghosts Know

by 
Melissa Crowe
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 

Traci Brimhall, Our Lady of the Ruins

Cole Swensen, Gravesend

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 63 No. 4

, guest editor

Including contributions from:

Chase Berggrun
Chase Berggrun
J. Scott Brownlee
J. Scott Brownlee
Mario Chard
Mario Chard
Aaron Crippen
Aaron Crippen
Melissa Crowe
Melissa Crowe
Heather Dobbins
Heather Dobbins
Peter Joseph Gloviczki
Peter Joseph Gloviczki
Katie Hartsock
Katie Hartsock
zakia henderson-brown
zakia henderson-brown
Michael Jones
Michael Jones
Jennifer Lighty
Jennifer Lighty
Éireann Lorsung
Éireann Lorsung
Steve Myers
Steve Myers
Ray Nayler
Ray Nayler
Christine Pacyk
Christine Pacyk
Maggie Schwed
Maggie Schwed
Alpay Ulku
Alpay Ulku
Kip Zegers
Kip Zegers
Zhang Xinglong
Zhang Xinglong
Mary Greene
Mary Greene

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON