Poetics of Drought: Kristin George Bagdanov and Rusty Morrison

This is the first installment of a three-part essay series on poetics and drought, originally delivered as a series of panel talks at the 2016 AWP conference in Los Angeles.

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Poetry: Jaswinder Bolina

Pornograph, with Americana

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Naropa Writing, part 2

This is part two of a three-part essay composed at Naropa’s Summer Writing Program in 2016 by Avren Keating, OmniVerse staff writer. Part one is available here.

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Adam Fagin: “This Story Must Be Told”

Documentary Poetry in the Gaps and Silences

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Poetry: 2016 Omnidawn Open Finalists

This month we feature new work from four of the five finalists from Omnidawn’s 2016 Open Poetry Book contest:

Mark Faunlagui – On Some Hispanoluso Miniaturists
Jackqueline Frost – Young Americans
Sarah Heady – Comfort
Allyson Paty – In The Next Room Always
Jake Syersak – Yield Architecture

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