FIELD Magazine

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

The Spring 2015 issue (#92) includes poems by Frannie Lindsay, Maya Catherine Popa, Scott Abels, Thomas Lux, Johannes Bobrowski (translated by Elizabeth Oehlkers Wright), Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, Eireann Lorsung, Charles Wright, Marianne Boruch, Timothy Liu, Anna Journey, Emily Vizzo, Judy Halebsky, David Hernandez, Christopher Howell, Dave Lucas, John Allman, Erin Malone, Sandra M. Gilbert, Bruce Beasley, and many others, plus reviews of new books by Mark Strand, Ailish Hopper, Tuvia Ruebner, Cynthia Hogue, Jane Mead, and Marianne Boruch.

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Featured Books
Some Slow Bees Dirty Bomb Deep Snow Country Animism

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 were delighted to introduce the 2014 FIELD Poetry Prize-winning volume by Carol Potter and the new book by 2011 FIELD Prize-winner Mark Neely, joining recent volumes by Bern Mulvey and Dennis Schmitz.

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

Oberlin College Press is mourning the loss of Franz Wright, one of our most admired authors. See our tribute on our Facebook page.

The 2015 FIELD Poetry Prize competition is now being judged. The winner will be announced here in August. Find full details here.

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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