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Press

Awards

 

“2014 Arab American Book Award Winners: The George Ellenbogen Poetry Award: A

Concordance of Leaves by Philip Metres.” Arab American National Museum, 2014, link.

“Eric Hoffer Book Category Winner: Chapbook: 2019 Winner: Our Lady of the Flood, Alison

Pelegrin, Diode Editions.” Eric Hoffer Award, Hopewell Publications, 6 May 2019, link.

 

“Eric Hoffer Book Category Finalists.” Eric Hoffer Award, Hopewell Publications, 6 May 2019, link.

 

“The Montaigne Medal Finalists.” Eric Hoffer Award, Hopewell Publications, 6 May 2019, link.

 

“2018 Long List Finalists.” Jacar Press, 6 Apr. 2019, link.

 

“Wojahn, Perry, and Mundy Receive Literary Awards: 2018 recipients honored at the Library of Virginia.”

Library of Virginia, 15 Oct. 2018, link.

 

Features

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. "Getting Ready for the Heartache to Come or A Body Intercepting Light." Starlight &

Error, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 35. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 10 May 2018, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. “If It’s Magic.” Starlight & Error, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 12. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P.

Dancing Bear, 13 Sept. 2017, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. “If It’s Magic.” Starlight & Error, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 12. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog:

The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 7 May 2018, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. "We See The Lion King on Broadway, I Enter the Pride." Starlight & Error, Diode

Editions, 2017, p. 65. Rpt. in The New York Times Magazine, ed. Rita Dove, 9 Dec. 2018, p. 24, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. "We Argue In Silence." Starlight & Error, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 23. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 9 May 2018, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. "We Awaken Near the Ocean After Being Married." Starlight & Error, Diode Editions,

2017, p. 49. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 11 May 2018, link.

 

Bingham-Risher, Remica. "Young, small and growing, often violently." Starlight & Error, Diode Editions, 2017,

p. 15. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 8 May 2018, link.

 

Blokh, Daniel. “Rewrite.” Grimmening, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 18. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 11

Aug. 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. “Country of Misshapen Apples.” the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 66. Rpt. in

Poetry Daily, ed. Peter Streckfus, The Daily Poetry Association, 7 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. "DSM-V." the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 71-76. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The

Wardrobe, ed. Tierney Bailey, Sundress Publications, 5 July 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. “For the Well Intentioned Folks Who Say Writing Is Therapeutic.” the empty season, Diode

Editions, 2018, p. 41. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 2 Aug. 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. “Interrogation of a Landscape.” the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 24. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Tierney Bailey, Sundress Publications, 3 July 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. "Particular Advice." the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 44-50. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Tierney Bailey, Sundress Publications, 4 July 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. "the empty season." the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, pp.29-40. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Tierney Bailey, Sundress Publications, 6 July 2018, link.

 

Bresner, Catherine. “To Know a Thing.” the empty season, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 21-22. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Tierney Bailey, Sundress Publications, 2 July 2018, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “The Bridge.” Bright Power, Dark Peace, Diode Editions, 2013, p. 38. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. librecht baker, Sundress Publications, 15 Dec. 2016, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “The Streets.” Bright Power, Dark Peace, Diode Editions, 2013, p. 20. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. librecht baker, Sundress Publications,16 Dec. 2016, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “The Theater.” Bright Power, Dark Peace, Diode Editions, 2013, p. 17. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. librecht baker, Sundress Publications, 14 Dec. 2016, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “The Watchtower.” Bright Power, Dark Peace, Diode Editions, 2013, p. 14. Rpt.

in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 27 June 2013, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “The Watchtower.” Bright Power, Dark Peace. Diode Editions, 2013, p. 14. Rpt.

in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. librecht baker, Sundress Publications, 13 Dec. 2016, link.

 

Brimhall, Traci, and Brynn Saito. “Traveler's Guide to the Ruined City.” Bright Power, Dark Peace, Diode

Editions, 2013, p. 9. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. librecht baker, Sundress Publications, 12 Dec. 2016, link.

 

Chan, Dorothy. “Triple Sonnet for my Aggressive Forehead.” Revenge of the Asian Woman, Diode Editions,

2019, pp. 25-26. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 26 Mar. 2019, link.

 

Fahmy, Hazem. “Ode to Essos.” Red//Jild//Prayer, Diode Editions, 2018, p.27-29. Rpt. in Poetry Dailly, ed. Peter

Streckfus, The Daily Poetry Association, 17 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Fahmy, Hazem. “Surviving//Skin.” Red//Jild//Prayer, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 26. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P.

Dancing Bear, 1 Aug. 2018, link.

 

Falkner, Adam. “My Father Is A Mansion.” Adoption, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 10. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. JP

Dancing Bear, 19 Aug. 2018, link.

 

Gingras, Sandy. "Boom." Not Even Close To What She Planned On, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 12. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 18 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Gingras, Sandy. "Egg." Not Even Close To What She Planned On, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 25. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 20 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Gingras, Sandy. "Sestina for Stephen Dunn." Not Even Close To What She Planned On, Diode Editions, 2016,

pp. 14-15. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 19 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Gingras, Sandy. “The Light Factory.” Not Even Close To What She Planned On, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 1. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 16 Jan. 2017, link. 

 

Gingras, Sandy. "What she wished for." Not Even Close To What She Planned On, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 11.

Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 17 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Guest, Paul. "Elegy with Narrative of Tragic Passing, Nostalgia, and Perfunctory Invocation of Peace." Because

Everything Is Terrible, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 55-56. Rpt. in Poetry Daily, eds. Don Selby and Diane Boller, The Daily Poetry Association, 10 June 2018, link.

 

Guest, Paul. “Inaugural Poem.” Because Everything Is Terrible, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 39-42. Rpt. in Verse

Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 16 July 2018, link.

 

Harél, Jared. “Playing Airplane with my Niece.” Go Because I Love You, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 36. Rpt. in

Poetry Daily, eds. Don Selby and Diane Boller, The Daily Poetry Association, 23 June 2018, link.

 

Khanna, Vandana. "Destruction Myth." The Goddess Monologues, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 21. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 10 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Khanna, Vandana. "Goddess in the Dark." The Goddess Monologues, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 22. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 11 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Khanna, Vandana. "Parvati Laments Her Reincarnation." The Goddess Monologues, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 17.

Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 9 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Khanna, Vandana. "Parvati Rewrites Myth." The Goddess Monologues, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 27. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 13 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Khanna, Vandana. "Sita in Exile." The Goddess Monologues, Diode Editions, 2016, p. 26. Rpt. in The Sundress

Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Jennie Frost, Sundress Publications, 12 Jan. 2017, link.

 

Metres, Philip. “A Concordance of Leaves [excerpt].” A Concordance of Leaves, Diode Editions, 2013. Rpt. in

Poetry Daily, eds. Don Selby and Diane Boller, The Daily Poetry Association, 2013.   

 

Metres, Philip. “A Concordance of Leaves [excerpt].” A Concordance of Leaves, Diode Editions, 2013, pp. 23-32.

Rpt. in Letters to Palestine: Writers Respond to War and Occupation, ed. Vijay Prashad, Verso, 2015.

 

Metres, Philip. “Reading of Tel Aviv and Jaffa, Flying Eastward.” Returning to Jaffa, Diode Editions, 2019, pp. 10

11. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 3 Apr. 2019, link.

 

O’Brien, Elizabeth. “Inside A Girl.” A Secret History of World Wide Outage, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 11. Rpt. in

Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 16 Apr. 2018, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. "A Litany of Bridges." Our Lady of the Flood, Diode Editions, 2018, pp. 13-14. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 19 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. “Feast of the Makeshift Banquets.” Our Lady of the Flood, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 12. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 18 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. "Our Lady of Last Words." Our Lady of the Flood, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 21. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 18 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. “Our Lady of Whatever.” Our Lady of the Flood, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 9. Rpt. in Verse Daily,

ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 5 Aug. 2018, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. "Our Lady on the Half Shell." Our Lady of the Flood, Diode Editions, 2018, p. 15. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 20 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Pelegrin, Alison. "To the Recruitment Office of the West St. Tammany Parish KKK." Our Lady of the Flood,

Diode Editions, 2018, p. 18. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Natalie Giarratano, Sundress Publications, 21 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Person, Simone. “On Not Surviving.” Smoke Girl, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 12. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P.

Dancing Bear, 30 Mar. 2019, link.

 

Phillips, Emilia. “Treading Water.” Hemlock, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 30-33. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing

Bear, 26 Apr. 2019, link.

Schumann, Tina. “Interlude.” Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 21. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Krista Cox, Sundress Publications, 20 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Schumann, Tina. "Ocean Fugue." Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 27. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Krista Cox, Sundress Publications, 1 Feb. 2018, link.

 

Schumann, Tina. "Phone Fugue #2." Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 24. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Krista Cox, Sundress Publications, 31 Jan. 2018, link.

 

Schumann, Tina. “Repository.” Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 31. Rpt. in Verse Daily,

ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 2 Jul. 2017, link.

 

Schumann, Tina. “Research Rubato.” Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 22. Rpt. in The

Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Krista Cox, Sundress Publications, 30 Jan. 2018, link.

 

Schumann, Tina. "Vigil." Requiem: A Patrimony of Fugues, Diode Editions, 2017, p. 33. Rpt. in The Sundress

Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Krista Cox, Sundress Publications, 2 Feb. 2018, link.

 

Trommer, KC. “The Cyclone.” We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p.18. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog:

The Wardrobe, ed. Karen Craigo, 23 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Trommer, KC. “Diptych.” We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 33. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The

Wardrobe, ed. Karen Craigo, 25 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Trommer, KC. “First Map.” We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 9. Rpt. in Literary Hub, ed. John

Freeman, Grove Atlantic, 12 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Trommer, KC. "First Map." We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 9. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog: The

Wardrobe, ed. Karen Craigo, 22 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Trommer, KC. "The Flageolet Player on the Cliff." We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 28. Rpt. in

The Sundress Blog: The Wardrobe, ed. Karen Craigo, 24 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Trommer, KC. “Reformation.” We Call Them Beautiful, Diode Editions, 2019, p. 37. Rpt. in The Sundress Blog:

The Wardrobe, ed. Karen Craigo, 26 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Wong, Shelley. “Invitation with Dirty Hands.” Rare Birds, Diode Editions, 2017. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P.

Dancing Bear, 2019, link. 

 

Yasmin, Seema. “Ishra’aq (Aunty’s Prayer).” For Filthy Women Who Worry About Disappointing God, Diode

Editions, 2017. Rpt. in Verse Daily, ed. J.P. Dancing Bear, 2017, link.

 

Interviews

 

B Metro and Daniel Blokh. “Personal Space: Daniel Blokh.” B Metro, 1 April 2016, link.

 

Bailey, Jasmine V. and Paul Guest. "The Heart is a Thing if What We’re Talking About is My Mind: An Interview

with Paul Guest." Writer’s Chronicle, Mar./Apr. 2019, link.

 

Clifton, Brian, and Dorothy Chan. “Too Much Of A Good Thing Is Wonderful: A Conversation with Dorothy

Chan.” American Literary Review, 27 Feb. 2019, link.

 

DeMicco, Julianna and Vandana Khanna. "Interview with Vandana Khanna on The Goddess Monologues."

Agape Editions, 16 May 2016, link.

 

Dorothy, Kristina Marie. "The Lyric “I” as a Conversation: On Collaborative Poetry and the Fiction of the Single

Speaker." Tupelo Quarterly, 28 Sept. 2015, link.

 

Girls At Library and KC Trommer. “KC TROMMER.” Girls At Library, 6 Apr. 2019, link.

 

Lantern Review and Brynn Saito. “A Conversation with Brynn Saito.” Lantern Review Blog, 15 Jan. 2014, link.

 

Lycurgus, Cate, Kai Carlson-Wee and Anders Carlson-Wee. “Poetry’s Radical Leap: An Interview with Kai and

Anders Carslon-Wee by Cate Lycurgus.” 32poems, vol. 14, no. 1, 2016, link.

 

McGregor, Abby and Shelley Wong. "10 Questions for Shelley Wong." The Massachusetts Review, 13 Feb. 2019,

link.

 

Sauther, Janola and Jehanne Dubrow. “An Interview with Jehanne Dubrow.” Pleiades, 2019, link.

 

Schubert, Karen and Patty Paine. "Meet the Press: Karen Schubert in Conversation with Patty Paine, Editor of

Diode Editions." Best American Poetry Blog, 13 Dec. 2014, link.

 

Stobb, William and Paula Cisewski. "Poetics in These Here End Times: An Interview with Paula Cisewski." Rain

Taxi, 17 Jul. 2018, link.

 

Recorded Readings

 

Brimhall, Traci and Brynn Saito. Selections from Bright Power, Dark Peace. Read by Traci Brimhall and Brynn

Saito. Blackbird & Diode: AWP Reading, 2013, Blackbird vol. 12 n. 2, link.

 

Trommer, KC. Selections from We Call Them Beautiful. Read by KC Trommer. Soundcloud, 2018, link.

 

Reviews

 

Bates, Gabrielle. "A Distrust of the Art." Poetry Northwest, Jan. 2018, link.

 

Daniels, Piper J. "What I'm Reading Now." Tarpaulin Sky Magazine, 1 Feb. 2019, link.

 

Herceg, Karen Corinne. "A Review of Go Because I Love You by Jared Harél." Compulsive Reader, Aug. 2018,

link.

 

Phillips, Emilia. “Review | A Concordance of Leaves, by Philip Metres.” Review of A Concordance of Leaves, by

Philip Metres. Blackbird, vol. 13, no. 1, 2014, link.

 

Pitinii Davis, Allison. "Review of Shelley Wong's Rare Birds (Diode Editions, 2017)." The Bind, 27 July 2017, link.

 

Ray, Ricky. "On Paul Guest’s Because Everything Is Terrible (Diode Editions, 2018)." The Deaf Poets Society, Mar.

2019, link.

 

Shirali, Raena. "West Branch Wired." Bucknell University, 2018, link.

 

Slate, Ron. "On White City Black City by Sharon Rotbard (MIT Press) and Letters to Palestine, Vijay Prashad, Ed.

(Verso)." On the Seawall, Apr. 2015, link.

 

Southwick, Kimberly Ann. "My Dress Hangs There: Three Chapbooks Addressing Femininity, Reviewed." The

Ploughshares Blog, July 2017, link.

 

Tavel, Adam. "In Brief: Tommye Blount, Jennifer Ghivan, Saarah Pape, Shelly Wong." Plume, June 2018, link.

 

Trumpfheller, Brad. "5 Reasons to Read: Sam Sax — Winter Tangerine." Winter Tangerine, July 2016, link.

 

Weiss, Greg. “Review of A Concordance of Leaves by Philip Metres.” The Journal: a Literary Magazine, vol. 37,

no. 4, 2013, link.