FIELD Magazine

FIELD 96FIELD, a twice-yearly journal, aims to publish the very best of contemporary poetry and poetics.

The Spring 2017 issue (#96) features new work from Carol Potter, Sarah Gambito, Dan Alter, Eleanor Mary Boudreau, Mark Neely, Susan Terris, Ellen Dore Watson, Cynthia Cruz, Chana Bloch, Michael Hurley, Angela Ball, D. Nurkse, Lauren Clark, Sandra McPherson, Bruce Beasley, Marianne Boruch, Mike White, Daneen Wardrop, John Gallaher, Brian Tierney, and many others, along with reviews of new books by Lee Sharkey, Layli Long Soldier, Brian Teare, and Wayne Miller, and new translations of Pablo Neruda.

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Featured Books
Blood Hyphen Blood Hyphen Blood Hyphen Preludes and Fugues

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 2016 FIELD Poetry Prize-winner by Jeffrey Skinner, joining recent FIELD Poetry Series volumes by Jon Loomis and Kenny Williams, as well as our second book by the brilliant French poet Emmanuel Moses as translated by Marilyn Hacker.

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

We're delighted to announce that James Haug of Northampton, Massachusetts, has won the 2017 FIELD Poetry Prize for his manuscript titled Riverain, which we'll be publishing next spring. See the complete announcement here.

Marilyn Hacker's translation of Emmanuel Moses' Preludes and Fugues was named a finalist for the 2017 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. Huzzah!

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

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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