This issue features fiction by Michael Nath, Annie Bashaw, and Shannon Savvas; poetry by Richard Blanco, Luke Johnson, jason b. crawford, Tamara Panici, Joshua Nguyen, and Nik Moore; CNF by Athena Dixon, Lisa Knopp, and Elizabeth Gonzalez James; visual art by Patrick Dougher; interviews with Richard Blanco, Athena Dixon, and Michael Nath.
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West Trade Review Visual Poetics: Latest Video Poem
"[Take the gravel underneath my feet]" by Alan May
We're excited to present the premiere of the next video poem in our Visual Poetics Series. "[Take the gravel underneath my feet]" is written and read by Alan May. Video edited by Sarah Edmonds. West Trade Review Visual Poetics developed by Ken Harmon.
May's poem appears in the Winter 2023 collection of Online Exclusives
Ecobloomspaces: Poetry at the Intersection of Social Identity and Nature/Environment/Place
We are currently seeking poems that somehow engage with the intersection of social identity and place/environment/nature. Specifically, we'd like to read poems that explore the relationship between place/environment/nature and gender, sexual identity, race, ethnicity, disability, and/or social class.