Editors’ Selections

An Introduction to Anne Champion by Simone Muench

  “Don’t mistake / me as a fairy tale for the other girls,” declares Saint Margaret of Antioch in Anne Champion’s stunning hagiographic poems. Champion maps out a complex terrain of desire, dominion, and cruelty, exposing the ways in which women are disenfranchised by spotlighting a variety of women saints: […]

An Introduction to Cecilia Woloch by Kristina Marie Darling

  It is a privilege to introduce this new hybrid text by Cecilia Woloch. I’ve long admired her body of work for its gratifying complexity, particularly when considering the way her narrators inhabit time. In Woloch’s skilled hands, history becomes recursive, circular, elliptical. Her innovative, undoubtedly philosophical poems allow wildly […]