5. What other poetry books have you been reading lately?
Where to begin? Cole Swensen, On Walking On; Abigail Child’s Mouth To Mouth, Anne Boyer, A Handbook of Disappointed Fate, Chris Tysh’s Our Lady of the Flowers, Echoic; Craig Santos Perez, from unincorporated territory [lukao]; Lisa Robertson, Three Summers, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, Jazzercise is a language. Recordings on PennSound I’ve been listening to: Joan Retallack, James Schulyer, M. NourbeSe Philip, Larissa Lai, Ronaldo V. Wilson, Amiri Baraka. Lately I’ve also been listening and reading to more poetry from Aotearoa—Te Kahu Rolleston, Selina Marsh, Tusiata Avia, Serie Barford to name a few.