Foreword Reviews

Books We've Reviewed by Joshua Beckman

Book Review


For this author, the poet’s vocation is brutal, as knuckle-bloodying as any street fight. Consequently, the poems of his latest work are often chock-full of bravado, but in... Read More

Book Review

State of the Union

Beckman and Zapruder have tackled perhaps the largest taboo in American letters: the political poem. This genre is often dismissed as didactic or worse, un-poetic, but "State of... Read More