Yevgenia Belorusets: "A Brief Declaration on Waiting", "Lilacs" and “The Stars" from Lucky Breaks. Copyright © 2018 Yevgenia Belorusets. Translation copyright © 2022 Eugene Ostashevsky. Reprinted by permission of New Directions.

Alistair Ian Blyth: “(kng-FMD-BK)”, “(trkn-FMD-SeloS)” and “(kng-AB-P)” from Card Catalogue. Copyright © 2020 Alistair Ian Blyth. Reprinted by permission of Dalkey Archive.

S. D. Chrostowska: “Most True”, “Little Pieces”, “Abyss-Gazing”, “Dead Letters”, “Burial Site”, “Outpatients” and “Rubens in Furs” from Matches: A Light Book. Copyright © 2019 S. D. Chrostowska. Reprinted in accordance with Punctum Books’ open access licensing terms.

Michael Heller: “Maple”, “Autumn” and “Into the Heart of the Real” from Telescope. Copyright © 2019 Michael Heller. Reprinted by permission of NYRB.

Alain Jugnon: “12”, “31”, “70” and “295” from A Body, in Spite: A Slight Philosophy for Actors. Copyright 2010 Alain Jugnon. Translation copyright © 2017 Nathanaël. Reprinted by permission of Nightboat Books.

Douglas Kearney: “Minotaur”. Copyright © 2023 Douglas Kearney. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Eric Pankey: “This Is the Hour,” “At the End of the Last Glacial Period” and “To be god-filled is to be enthusiastic…” from Augury. Copyright © 2017 Eric Pankey. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Forest Russell: “Terroir”, “Nietzsche’s Brain Eaten by Microfauna” and “Trash-ego”. Copyright © 2023 Forest Russell. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Tofan Saheli: “Unconditional". Copyright © 2023 Tofan Saheli. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Jeremiah Sears: “Constructing the Palace of Night”. Copyright © 2023 Jeremiah Sears. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Lee Seong-Bok: “No Mark Left on Your Flesh”, “I Dislike This Greenish Hue” and “Why Here, How” from Ah, Mouthless Things. Copyright © 2003 Lee Seong-Bok. Translation copyright © 2017 Eun-Gwi Chung. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Alan Smith Soto: “Unbound”. Copyright © 2023 Alan Smith Soto. Reprinted by permission of the author.

Irene Vallejo: “Several generations before the catastrophe” and “In our times, we have organized the destruction of books” from Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World. Copyright 2019 Irene Vallejo. Translation copyright © 2022 Charlotte Whittle. Reprinted by permission of Knopf.

Jeanine Walker: “First Evening, On a Lake”. Copyright © 2023 Jeanine Walker. Reprinted by permission of the author.

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