In Code: Poems | Maryann Corbett | Able Muse Press (2020)
Leonard and Hungry Paul | Rónán Hessian | Melville House
Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit, and Obsession | Edited by Sarah Weinman | Ecco (2020)
(As chosen by the FORMA editors in honor of her 130th birthday)
David Kern, Emily Andrews, Heidi White, Ian Andrews, and Sean Johnson
How one classic anthology tells the story of twentieth-century American poetry
James Matthew Wilson
Breaking Bread with the Dead: A Reader's Guide to a More Tranquil Mind | Alan Jacobs | Penguin Press
Jessica Hooten Wilson
How one publisher gives us the chance to remember forgotten classics
The Poet and the Fly | Robert Hudson | Broadleaf Books
Heidi White
In this new column from the editors, we recommend two new books that would make for a worthwhile double feature.
The Soul of Wine: Savoring the Goodness of God | Gisela H. Kreglinger | InterVarsity Press
Sean Johnson
James Joyce may be best known for his prose, but in the character of Stephen Dedalus he is able to contemplate the "purest realization of poetry"
James Matthew Wilson
Long Live Latin | Nicola Gardini | Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Anthony Barr