Oyster Boy Review 21  
  Poetry Annual 2014
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» Levee 67


Ricks Carson
» How Much Heat Can You Take?
   Cherryl Floyd-Miller, Exquisite Heats

Jeff Davis
» In, on, and about the River
   Richard Owens, Delaware Memoranda
» As if This Moment Were Ageless and Could Always Return
   Nathaniel Tarn, Ins and Outs of the Forest Rivers

Patrick James Dunagan
» Soundings, i.e. Proofs
   John Phillips, What Shape Sound

Sue Farlow
» Venetian Memories
   Thomas Rain Crowe, The Blue Rose of Venice

Michael Ferguson
» Visiting Dr. Williams: Poems Inspired by the Life and Work of William Carlos Williams
   Sheila Coghill & Thom Tammaro, editors

Brian Gilmore
» The Enduring Howl of Gil Scott-Heron's "B-Movie"
   Gil Scott-Heron, Reflections

Reginald Harris
» Fragments of the Particular
   Roberto Bolaño, The Romantic Dogs
» The New Maroons: Redefining (the) Black Aesthetic
   Evie Shockley, Renegade Poetics: Black Aesthetics and Formal Innovations in African-American Poetry

Kathleen Hellen
» Writing Between Worlds
   Junzaburō Nishiwaki, The Modern Fable

Don Hendershot
» Take this book outside
   Thomas Rain Crowe, Crack Light

Josh Hockensmith
» Life after Blyth: New Visions for Haiku's Future
   Stephen Addiss, The Art of Haiku: Its History through Poems and Paintings by Japanese Masters
   Richard Gilbert, Poems of Consciousness: Contemporary Japanese & English-Language Haiku in Cross-cultural Perspective

Luisa A. Igloria
» A Glimpse of the Immortal
   Marly Youmans, The Throne of Psyche: Poems

Janet Lembke
» A Georgic for Our Time
   Wendell Berry, The Mad Farmer Poems

Gina Marie LoBianco
» Christina Mengert, As We Are Sung
» Ravi Shankar, Seamless Matter: Thirty Stills
» Kevin Young, Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels

John Martone
» Ed Baker, Stone Girl E-Pic
» Rosmarie Waldrop, Driven to Abstraction

David Need
» Edward Foster, What He Ought To Know: New and Selected Poems
» Edward Foster, The Beginning of Sorrows
» Fred Moten, B Jenkins

Christopher Rizzo
» Accommodating the Mess
   Andrew Hughes, Sweethearts of the Great Migration
» Playing the Instrument of Language
   Andrew Hughes, Now Lays the Sunshine By
» The Music We Hear
   Jess Mynes, Sky Brightly Picked

Mark Spitzer
» Flash on Bukowski
   Charles Bukowski, The Flash of Lightning Behind the Mountain: New Poems

Marly Youmans
» The Blossoming of Bei Dao
   Bei Dao, The Rose of Time: New & Selected Poems