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Alexis Lago
cover art

'Tree of Indulgences,' watercolor on paper, 2009

www.alexislago.weebly.com
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Mary Greene
cover design

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 66 No. 2

, guest editor

translated by 
Mark Wagenaar
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Mark Wagenaar
translated by 
Mark Wagenaar

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson
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Jennifer Atkinson
translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson
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Jennifer Atkinson
translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

translated by 
Nicelle Davis
*
Nicelle Davis
translated by 
Nicelle Davis

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

translated by 
Ann Keniston
*
Ann Keniston
translated by 
Ann Keniston

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

translated by 
Ann Keniston
*
Ann Keniston
translated by 
Ann Keniston

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

translated by 
Jeff Whitney
*
Jeff Whitney
translated by 
Jeff Whitney

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

translated by 
Chris Haven
*
Chris Haven
translated by 
Chris Haven

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

translated by 
Jason Tandon
*
Jason Tandon
translated by 
Jason Tandon

Discipline

Discipline

Discipline

Discipline

Discipline

Discipline

translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
*
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Manifold

Manifold

Manifold

Manifold

Manifold

Manifold

translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
*
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

translated by 
John C. Morrison
*
John C. Morrison
translated by 
John C. Morrison

Furrow

Furrow

Furrow

Furrow

Furrow

Furrow

translated by 
Robert Thomas
*
Robert Thomas
translated by 
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

translated by 
Robert Thomas
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Robert Thomas
translated by 
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

translated by 
Robert Thomas
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Robert Thomas
translated by 
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

translated by 
Patrick Kindig
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Patrick Kindig
translated by 
Patrick Kindig

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
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Jeffrey Schwaner
translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
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Jeffrey Schwaner
translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

translated by 
Andrew Brenza
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Andrew Brenza
translated by 
Andrew Brenza

Now

Now

Now

Now

Now

Now

translated by 
Andrew Brenza
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Andrew Brenza
translated by 
Andrew Brenza

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

translated by 
Andrew Brenza
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Andrew Brenza
translated by 
Andrew Brenza

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

translated by 
Melissa Stein
*
Melissa Stein
translated by 
Melissa Stein

Playhouse

Playhouse

Playhouse

Playhouse

Playhouse

Playhouse

translated by 
Bruce Bond
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Bruce Bond
translated by 
Bruce Bond

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

translated by 
Miller Oberman
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Miller Oberman
translated by 
Miller Oberman

Who People Are

Who People Are

Who People Are

Who People Are

Who People Are

Who People Are

translated by 
Michael Bazzett
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Michael Bazzett
translated by 
Michael Bazzett

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

translated by 
Alexandra Teague
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Alexandra Teague
translated by 
Alexandra Teague

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

translated by 
Simon Perchik
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Simon Perchik
translated by 
Simon Perchik

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
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Éireann Lorsung
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
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Éireann Lorsung
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung

Century lesson

Century lesson

Century lesson

Century lesson

Century lesson

Century lesson

translated by 
Jari Chevalier
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Jari Chevalier
translated by 
Jari Chevalier

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

translated by 
Melissa Crowe
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Melissa Crowe
translated by 
Melissa Crowe

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

by 
Melissa Crowe

Vievee Francis, Forest Primeval

J. Scott Brownlee, Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 66 No. 2

, guest editor

translated by 
Mark Wagenaar
*
Mark Wagenaar

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

A Reply to Du Mu From the South

by 
Mark Wagenaar
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson
*
Jennifer Atkinson

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

After the Burning of Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, MO: An Exploded View

by 
Jennifer Atkinson
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jennifer Atkinson
*
Jennifer Atkinson

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

The Homophonic Translation of Birdsong

by 
Jennifer Atkinson
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Nicelle Davis
*
Nicelle Davis

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

The Poster Reads: Active Shooter Event

by 
Nicelle Davis
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Ann Keniston
*
Ann Keniston

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

Ash Ode

by 
Ann Keniston
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Ann Keniston
*
Ann Keniston

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

Unconscious Ode

by 
Ann Keniston
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jeff Whitney
*
Jeff Whitney

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

Terra Firma

by 
Jeff Whitney
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Chris Haven
*
Chris Haven

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

Instant Replay

by 
Chris Haven
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jason Tandon
*
Jason Tandon

Discipline

Discipline

Discipline

by 
Jason Tandon
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
*
Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Manifold

Manifold

Manifold

by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
*
Ricardo Pau-Llosa

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

Dove Lake

by 
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
John C. Morrison
*
John C. Morrison

Furrow

Furrow

Furrow

by 
John C. Morrison
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Robert Thomas
*
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

Sonnet with Goldfish and Proxima Centauri

by 
Robert Thomas
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Robert Thomas
*
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

Sonnet with Rain Dance and Gitanes

by 
Robert Thomas
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Robert Thomas
*
Robert Thomas

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

Sonnet with Abalone and Glue

by 
Robert Thomas
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Patrick Kindig
*
Patrick Kindig

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

Themistocles Enters the Marketplace Pulled by Prostitutes

by 
Patrick Kindig
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
*
Jeffrey Schwaner

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

WHILE THERE ARE NO GIBBONS . . .

by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
*
Jeffrey Schwaner

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

MEI YAO-CHÕEN AND I, WALKING . . .

by 
Jeffrey Schwaner
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Andrew Brenza
*
Andrew Brenza

Now

Now

Now

by 
Andrew Brenza
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Andrew Brenza
*
Andrew Brenza

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

Song and Dance

by 
Andrew Brenza
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Andrew Brenza
*
Andrew Brenza

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

The Certainty of Things

by 
Andrew Brenza
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Melissa Stein
*
Melissa Stein

Playhouse

Playhouse

Playhouse

by 
Melissa Stein
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Bruce Bond
*
Bruce Bond

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis

by 
Bruce Bond
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Miller Oberman
*
Miller Oberman

Who People Are

Who People Are

Who People Are

by 
Miller Oberman
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Michael Bazzett
*
Michael Bazzett

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

In the Himalayas

by 
Michael Bazzett
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Alexandra Teague
*
Alexandra Teague

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

In the Case of Mlle. Zina Brozia of the Paris Grand Opera Versus M. Jean Metzinger, Cubist, 1916

by 
Alexandra Teague
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Simon Perchik
*
Simon Perchik

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

[With just a rifle, lean, taut]

by 
Simon Perchik
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
*
Éireann Lorsung

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

Telephone [1]

by 
Éireann Lorsung
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Éireann Lorsung
*
Éireann Lorsung

Century lesson

Century lesson

Century lesson

by 
Éireann Lorsung
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jari Chevalier
*
Jari Chevalier

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

Andean Strains

by 
Jari Chevalier
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Melissa Crowe
*
Melissa Crowe

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

BOOKS IN BRIEF: Shadowed in Sunstruck Fields

by 
Melissa Crowe
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 

Vievee Francis, Forest Primeval

J. Scott Brownlee, Requiem for Used Ignition Cap

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 66 No. 2

, guest editor

Including contributions from:

Jennifer Atkinson
Jennifer Atkinson
Michael Bazzett
Michael Bazzett
Bruce Bond
Bruce Bond
Andrew Brenza
Andrew Brenza
J. Scott Brownlee
J. Scott Brownlee
Jari Chevalier
Jari Chevalier
Melissa Crowe
Melissa Crowe
Nicelle Davis
Nicelle Davis
Vievee Francis
Vievee Francis
Chris Haven
Chris Haven
Ann Keniston
Ann Keniston
Patrick Kindig
Patrick Kindig
Éireann Lorsung
Éireann Lorsung
John C. Morrison
John C. Morrison
Miller Oberman
Miller Oberman
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
Ricardo Pau-Llosa
Simon Perchik
Simon Perchik
Jeffrey Schwaner
Jeffrey Schwaner
Melissa Stein
Melissa Stein
Jason Tandon
Jason Tandon
Alexandra Teague
Alexandra Teague
Robert Thomas
Robert Thomas
Mark Wagenaar
Mark Wagenaar
Jeff Whitney
Jeff Whitney
Alexis Lago
Alexis Lago
Mary Greene
Mary Greene

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON