"Even as You Tell Me of the Horses"
Ama Codjoe

Self Portrait as the Space Between Us
Trace DePass

the black maria
Aracelis Girmay

What Kind of Omen Am I
zakia henderson-brown

The Odyssey
Homer / Emily Wilson (Trans.)

Good Talk
Mira Jacob

The Other Americans
Laila Lalami

Elisabet Velasquez

Where the Line Bleeds
Jesmyn Ward

Eye Level
Jenny Xie

Sour Heart
Jenny Zhang


Halal If You Hear Me
Fatimah Asghar & Safia Elhillo

"texts from my mother, post-election"
Kristin Chang

"For Estefani, Third Grade, Who Made Me a Card"
Aracelis Girmay

Gabriel Ramirez

Ordinary Beast
Nicole Sealey

The Mother of All Questions
Rebecca Solnit

"I Don't Want to Be Known for Writing About My Trauma I Write In a New Poem I Am Writing About Writing About My Trauma
Elisabet Velasquez

Javier Zamora



The Best We Could Do
Thi Bui

When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List
of Further Possibilities

Chen Chen

Soft Science
Franny Choi

The Loved Ones
Sonya Chung 

The January Children
Safia Elhillo 

What the Living Do
Marie Howe

Karl Ove Knausgård

The Leavers
Lisa Ko 

More Than Mere Light
Jason Koo

Free Food for Millionaires
Min Jin Lee

Blood Confetti
Muriel Leung

In the Language of My Captor
Shane McCrae

Rachel McKibbens

My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter
Aja Monet

Starshine & Clay
Kamilah Aisha Moon

Contradictions in the Design
Matthew Olzmann

Matthew Olzmann

Julian Randall 

Claudia Rankine 

"Cento for the Night I Said, 'I Love You'"
Nicole Sealey

[insert boy]
Danez Smith

Weike Wang

Ordinary Misfortunes
Emily Jungmin Yoon



"Crusoe in England"
Elizabeth Bishop

Cathy Linh Che

"Letters to Mao"
Jennifer Cheng

Long for This World
Sonya Chung 

How the End Begins
Cynthia Cruz

"You Bring Out the Korean Adoptee in Me"
Christy NaMee Eriksen 

Ross Gay 

Aracelis Girmay 

The Leavers
Lisa Ko 

A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle 

The Giver
Lois Lowry

Pink Elephant
Rachel McKibbens

Everything I Never Told You
Celeste Ng

Nature Poem
Tommy Pico

Solmaz Sharif

"Against Interpretation"
Susan Sontag

Wislawa Szymborska

In the Mynah Bird's Own Words
Barbara Tran

"Refugee Abecedarian"
Paul Tran

Night Sky with Exit Wounds
Ocean Vuong

"The Transformation"
Emily Jungmin Yoon