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Martin Wittfooth
cover art

'Moratorium,' oil on canvas, 2016

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Seth Pennington
cover design

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 67 No. 2

, guest editor

translated by 
the Editors
*
the Editors
translated by 
the Editors

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

translated by 
the Editors
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the Editors
translated by 
the Editors

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

translated by 
Corey Oglesby
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Corey Oglesby
translated by 
Corey Oglesby

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

translated by 
Corey Oglesby
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Corey Oglesby
translated by 
Corey Oglesby

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

translated by 
Virginia Konchan
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Virginia Konchan
translated by 
Virginia Konchan

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

translated by 
Dawn Potter
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Dawn Potter
translated by 
Dawn Potter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

translated by 
Lucien Darjeun Meadows
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Lucien Darjeun Meadows
translated by 
Lucien Darjeun Meadows

Rust

Rust

Rust

Rust

Rust

Rust

translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
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Carol Ann Davis
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
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Carol Ann Davis
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
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Carol Ann Davis
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
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Jacques J. Rancourt
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
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Jacques J. Rancourt
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt

Fissure

Fissure

Fissure

Fissure

Fissure

Fissure

translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
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Jacques J. Rancourt
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt

Kirby

Kirby

Kirby

Kirby

Kirby

Kirby

translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
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Jacques J. Rancourt
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt

Wake

Wake

Wake

Wake

Wake

Wake

translated by 
Stacy Nigliazzo
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Stacy Nigliazzo
translated by 
Stacy Nigliazzo

Nocturne

Nocturne

Nocturne

Nocturne

Nocturne

Nocturne

translated by 
Jennifer Metsker
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Jennifer Metsker
translated by 
Jennifer Metsker

from Solid City

from Solid City

from Solid City

from Solid City

from Solid City

from Solid City

translated by 
Paul Nemser
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Paul Nemser
translated by 
Paul Nemser

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

translated by 
J. C. Todd
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J. C. Todd
translated by 
J. C. Todd

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

translated by 
Steve Wilson
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Steve Wilson
translated by 
Steve Wilson

Abstracts

Abstracts

Abstracts

Abstracts

Abstracts

Abstracts

translated by 
Janice N. Harrington
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Janice N. Harrington
translated by 
Janice N. Harrington

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

translated by 
Charles Wyatt
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Charles Wyatt
translated by 
Charles Wyatt

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

translated by 
Jose A. Alcantara
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Jose A. Alcantara
translated by 
Jose A. Alcantara

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

translated by 
Lee Sharkey
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Lee Sharkey
translated by 
Lee Sharkey

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 67 No. 2

, guest editor

translated by 
the Editors
*
the Editors

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

Twenty-Fourth Annual Chad Walsh Poetry Prize

by 
the Editors
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
the Editors
*
the Editors

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

The Adrienne Rich Award for Poetry

by 
the Editors
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Corey Oglesby
*
Corey Oglesby

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

Commissioning a Snow Globe

by 
Corey Oglesby
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Corey Oglesby
*
Corey Oglesby

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

In the Quiet Before a Hike, the Star Quarterback Experiences an Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response

by 
Corey Oglesby
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Virginia Konchan
*
Virginia Konchan

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

To be alive is to be present

by 
Virginia Konchan
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Dawn Potter
*
Dawn Potter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

John Doe's Love Letter

by 
Dawn Potter
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Lucien Darjeun Meadows
*
Lucien Darjeun Meadows

Rust

Rust

Rust

by 
Lucien Darjeun Meadows
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
*
Carol Ann Davis

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

GREAT SORROW IMPOSSIBLE ATTEND PLEASE ARRANGE FLOWERS WRITING

by 
Carol Ann Davis
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
*
Carol Ann Davis

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

The Oblique Approach

by 
Carol Ann Davis
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Carol Ann Davis
*
Carol Ann Davis

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

Dear Thief Say

by 
Carol Ann Davis
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
*
Jacques J. Rancourt

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

Lot's Wife

by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
*
Jacques J. Rancourt

Fissure

Fissure

Fissure

by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
*
Jacques J. Rancourt

Kirby

Kirby

Kirby

by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
*
Jacques J. Rancourt

Wake

Wake

Wake

by 
Jacques J. Rancourt
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Stacy Nigliazzo
*
Stacy Nigliazzo

Nocturne

Nocturne

Nocturne

by 
Stacy Nigliazzo
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jennifer Metsker
*
Jennifer Metsker

from Solid City

from Solid City

from Solid City

by 
Jennifer Metsker
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Paul Nemser
*
Paul Nemser

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

Landscape with View of Lawyer

by 
Paul Nemser
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
J. C. Todd
*
J. C. Todd

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

The Damages of Morning

by 
J. C. Todd
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Steve Wilson
*
Steve Wilson

Abstracts

Abstracts

Abstracts

by 
Steve Wilson
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Janice N. Harrington
*
Janice N. Harrington

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

The Uses of Melanin

by 
Janice N. Harrington
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Charles Wyatt
*
Charles Wyatt

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

The Ten Thousand Ways

by 
Charles Wyatt
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Jose A. Alcantara
*
Jose A. Alcantara

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

A Note to Fernando Pessoa

by 
Jose A. Alcantara
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 
translated by 
Lee Sharkey
*
Lee Sharkey

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

A CONVERSATION WITH JACQUES J. RANCOURT:
In the Nape of the Rake

by 
Lee Sharkey
,
 
 and 
,
 
 and 
, and 

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

Beloit Poetry Journal

Vol. 67 No. 2

, guest editor

Including contributions from:

Jose A. Alcantara
Jose A. Alcantara
Carol Ann Davis
Carol Ann Davis
Janice N. Harrington
Janice N. Harrington
Virginia Konchan
Virginia Konchan
Lucien Darjeun Meadows
Lucien Darjeun Meadows
Jennifer Metsker
Jennifer Metsker
Paul Nemser
Paul Nemser
Stacy Nigliazzo
Stacy Nigliazzo
Corey Oglesby
Corey Oglesby
Dawn Potter
Dawn Potter
Jacques J. Rancourt
Jacques J. Rancourt
Lee Sharkey
Lee Sharkey
J. C. Todd
J. C. Todd
Steve Wilson
Steve Wilson
Charles Wyatt
Charles Wyatt
Martin Wittfooth
Martin Wittfooth
Seth Pennington
Seth Pennington

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON

FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS
COMING SOON