FIELD Magazine

FIELD, a twice-yearly journal, aims to publish the very best of contemporary poetry and poetics.

The Spring 2016 issue (#94) features poems by Catherine Pierce, Heather Sellers, Kenny Williams, Betsy Sholl, Marianne Boruch, Bill Rector, Andrea Read, Emmanuel Moses (translated by Marilyn Hacker), Robin Kozak, Susan Hutton, Monica Sok, Cynthia Hogue, Amit Majmudar, Elizabeth Lindsey Rogers, Arthur Sze, Karen Gottshall, Sam Sax, Melissa Kwasny, William Stratton, Kathryn Nuernberger, and others, plus reviews of new books by Philip Metres, Susan Tichy, Tomas Transtromer, Emily Wilson, and Chris Martin.

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Featured Books
Blood Hyphen Preludes and Fugues Some Slow Bees Dirty Bomb

Oberlin College Press publishes new collections of poetry by both established and emerging American poets, world poetry in illuminating translations, and innovative anthologies of poetry and poetics.

This spring we are delighted to be publishing the 2015 FIELD Poetry Prize-winning volume by Kenny Williams and a new book by the brilliant French poet Emmanuel Moses as translated by Marilyn Hacker, joining recent volumes by Carol Potter and Mark Neely.

Our books are found at discriminating bookstores nationwide.

Essential operating support is provided by Oberlin College and by the Friends of Oberlin College Press.

News & Events

Entries for the 2016 FIELD Poetry Prize are now being accepted (during the month of May). The winner of the prize will receive $1000, plus publication in the FIELD Poetry Series and standard royalties. See full details here.

Submissions to FIELD can be made directly through our submissions manager.

Angie Estes' Enchantee has been awarded the $100,000 Kingsley Tufts Award, one of the world's most generous and prestigious poetry prizes. We're thrilled!

FIELD is now available for direct download from the 0s&1s e-bookstore.

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From Our Backlist

AMERICAN ALPHABETS: 25 Contemporary Poets

A major anthology of recent American poetry, featuring generous selections of the work of 25 extraordinary poets born since World War II, with thoughtful introductions and annotations. In language of striking originality and beauty, these poets illuminate the complexities of contemporary life and chart the contours of the American landscape.

Agha Shahid Ali, Pamela Alexander, Bruce Beasley, Robin Behn, Linda Bierds, Marianne Boruch, Mark Doty, Rita Dove, Norman Dubie, Beckian Fritz Goldberg, Linda Gregerson, Bob Hicok, Yusef Komunyakaa, Larry Levis, Thomas Lux, Carol Muske-Dukes, Carl Phillips, Mary Ruefle, David St. John, Susan Stewart, Arthur Sze, Lee Upton, Bruce Weigl, C. D. Wright, Franz Wright


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