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Thank you for your interest in interviewing or reviewing for us. Please see below for guidelines.

We are looking for writers who hope to critically transcend, question, investigate, and explore. If this sounds like you, please email with the following materials, depending on area of interest: One previous interview (scanned or online), as well as a resume/CV and three ranked choices from the following list of new, recent, or forthcoming releases.

Please note: At this time, we have an aesthetic preference for interviews.


Please email us at to request our mailing address, to which you may send a print copy of a recent release.

*Note: An asterisk denotes that the writer is a member of the extended Adroit family.


*Eloisa Amezcua, "From the Inside Quietly" (Shelterbelt Press, 2018).

*Fatimah Asghar, "If They Come for Us" (One World, 2018). REVIEW only; interview here.

Traci Brimhall, "Saudade" (Copper Canyon Press, 2017). 

Mahogany L. Browne, "Kissing Caskets" (YesYes Books, 2017).

Mary Kovaleski Byrnes, "So Long the Sky" (Platypus Press, 2018).

*Kai Carlson-Wee, "RAIL" (BOA Editions, 2018).

Leila Chatti, "Tunsiya Amrikiya" (Bull City Press, 2018). 

*Jennifer S. Cheng, "Moon: Letters, Maps, Poems" (Tarpaulin Sky Press, 2018).

Natalie Eilbert, "Indictus" (Noemi Press, 2018).

Forrest Gander, "Be With" (New Directions, 2018). 

Jasmine Gibson, "Don’t Let Them See Me Like This" (Nightboat Books, 2018).

Henrietta Goodman, "All That Held Us" (BkMk Press, 2018).

Miriam Bird Greenberg, "In the Volcano's Mouth" (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017).

Brenda Hillman, "Extra Hidden Life, Among the Days" (Wesleyan Poetry, 2018).

*Fady Joudah, "Footnotes in the Order of the Disappearance" (Milkweed Editions, 2018).

Ada Limón, "The Carrying" (Milkweed Editions, 2018). REVIEW only; interview here.

*Nabila Lovelace, "Sons of Achilles" (YesYes Books, 2018). 

Melissa Atkinson Mercer, "Knock" (Half Mystic Press, 2018).

*Carly Joy Miller, "Ceremonial" (Orison Books, 2018).

*Matt W. Miller, "The Wounded for the Water" (Salmon Poetry, 2018).

Alicia Mountain, "High Ground Coward" (University of Iowa Press, 2018).

*Gala Mukomolova, "One Above One Below: Positions & Lamentations" (YesYes Books, 2018).

*Hieu Minh Nguyen, "Not Here" (Coffee House Press, 2018).

*Emilia Phillips, "Empty Clip" (University of Akron Press, 2018). 

*Ben Purkert, "For the Love of Endings" (Four Way Books, 2018). 

*Jacques J. Rancourt, "In the Time of PrEP" (Beloit Poetry Journal, 2018).

*Nancy Reddy, "Acadiana" (Black Lawrence Press, 2018).

Carmen Giménez Smith, "Cruel Futures: City Lights Spotlight No. 17" (City Lights, 2018).

Tracy K. Smith, "Wade in the Water" (Graywolf Press, 2018). REVIEW only; interview here.

Samantha Zighelboim, "The Fat Sonnets" (Argos Books, 2018).



*Matthew Baker, "Hybrid Creatures" (Yellow Shoe Fiction, 2018).

Jesse Ball, "Census" (Ecco, 2018).

Melissa Broder, "The Pisces" (Hogarth, 2018).

Joseph Cassara, "The House of Impossible Beauties" (Ecco, 2018).

Elaine Castillo, "America Is Not the Heart" (Viking, 2018).

Joe Dunthorne, "The Adulterants" (Tin House, 2018).

Melanie Finn, "The Underneath" (Two Dollar Radio, 2018).

Lisa Halliday, "Asymmetry" (Simon & Schuster, 2018).

*Rachel Heng, "Suicide Club" (Henry Holt and Co., 2018).

Megan Hunter, "The End We Start From" (Grove Press, 2017).

Simon Jacobs, "Palaces" (Two Dollar Radio, 2018).

Alicia Kopf (translated by Mara Faye Lethem), "Brother in Ice" (And Other Stories, 2018).

Eleanor Kriseman, "The Blurry Years" (Two Dollar Radio, 2018).

Tatiana Ryckman, "I Don’t Think of You (Until I Do)" (Future Tense Books, 2017). 

Colin Winnette, "The Job of the Wasp" (Soft Skull Press, 2018).

Leni Zumas, "Red Clocks" (Little, Brown and Co., 2018).



Jeff Alessandrelli, "The Man On High: Essays on Skateboarding, Hip-Hop, Poetry and The Notorious B.I.G." (Squint Books, 2017).

Alice Bolin, "Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession" (William Morrow, 2018).

Francisco Cantú, "The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border" (Riverhead Books, 2018).

Alexander Chee, "How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays" (Mariner Books, 2018).

Sloane Crosley, "Look Alive Out There: Essays" (MCD, 2018).

Roxane Gay (Ed.), "Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture" (HarperCollins, 2018).

Chelsea Hodson, "Tonight I'm Someone Else: Essays" (Henry Holt and Co., 2018).

Jessica Hopper, "Night Moves" (University of Texas Press, 2018).

Morgan Jerkins, "This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America" (Harper Perennial, 2018).

Porochista Khakpour, "SICK: A Memoir" (Harper Perennial, 2018).

Terese Marie Mailhot, "Heart Berries: A Memoir" (Counterpoint, 2018).

Lucas Mann, "Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV" (Vintage, 2018).

Zadie Smith, "Feel Free: Essays" (Penguin Press, 2018).



*Hanif Abdurraqib, "They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us" (Two Dollar Radio, 2017).                 Tommy Pico, "Junk" (Tin House Books, 2018).                                                                                        Jane Gregory, "YEAH NO" (The Song Cave, 2017).                                                                  Dorothea Lasky, "Milk" (Wave Books, 2018).                                                                              Francis Ponge, "Nioque of the Early-Spring" (The Song Cave, 2018).                                            Aimee Nezhukumatathil, "Oceanic" (Copper Canyon Press, 2018).                                                     Li-Young Lee, "The Undressing" (W.W. Norton and Co., 2018).                                                              Nicole Sealey, "Ordinary Beast" (Ecco Books, 2017).                                                                 *Lauren Clark, "Music for a Wedding" (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017).                          *William Evans, "Still Can't Do My Daughter's Hair" (Button Poetry, 2017).                                Daniel Borzutsky, "Lake Michigan" (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018).                                   Diane Seuss, "Still Life with Two Dead Peacocks and a Girl" (Graywolf Press, 2018).                   *Tarfia Faizullah, "Registers of Illuminated Villages" (Graywolf Press, 2018).                              *Justin Phillip Reed, "Indecency" (Coffee House Press, 2018).                                                       Shira Dentz, "how do i net thee" (Salmon Poetry, 2018).                                                           *Melissa Cundieff-Pexa, "Darling Nova" (Autumn House Press, 2018).                                      *Kayleb Rae Candrilli, "What Runs Over" (YesYes Books, 2018).