2014 Best American Poetry & 2013 Best of the Net Winners

We are pleased to announce that many recent contributors to Tongue have been awarded a place in two major collections of notable poetry.

Eugene Gloria’s “Liner Notes for Monk” was selected by guest editor Terrance Hayes for the 2014 edition of Best American Poetry.

Ciaran Berry’s “Spooky Action at a Distance” won inclusion in the 2013 Best of the Net anthology. “The Loss and Recovery of Wings” by Issue Two poet Luisa A. Igloria (originally published in ARDOR) and forthcoming Issue Three poet Matthew Olzmann’s “Nothing Gets Through to You, Jackass” (from B O D Y) are also featured.

Valzhyna Mort’s translations of Grigori Dashevsky’s “Odysseus at Calipso’s,” Sinéad Morrissey’s “Last Winter,” and Issue One poet Sally Wen Mao were all honored as finalists for the 2013 Best of the Net.