Black Female Poets You Need to Know, 2017

"Uncorrected Proof." The Boston Review, 2017

"Briefly Noted," The New Yorker, 2017

"Persons of Interest" Profile,, 2017

"Defiant Duality," The Brooklyn Rail, 2017

Best Paperback Books of 2017 So Far, Time Magazine, 2017

An Ode to Black Womanhood: Poetry Inspired by Beyoncé, O, The Oprah Magazine, 2017

"Flaws and All": Review by Christopher Soto, The Nation, 2017

Publisher's Weekly Review, 2017

There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé, and other best poetry collections, Washington Post, 2017

Poetry to Pay Attention To, NPR, 2017

The Most Anticipated Books of 2017, Book Riot, 2017

5 Modern Day Poets that Will Get You Excited About Poetry, Barnes & Noble, 2017

5 New Books That Will Make You A Better Feminist, Girlboss, 2017

Bitch Media, 2017

Morgan Parker Writes about Beyoncé..., The Portland Mercury, 2017

Women Poets Who Challenge Boundaries, BookPage, 2017

The 32 Most Exciting Books Coming Out in 2017, Buzzfeed, 2017

30 Indie Press Books We're Looking Forward to in 2017, Lit Hub, 2017

Shelf Awareness, 2017

The Harvard Crimson, 2017

Columbia Poetry Reviews, 2017


50 Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2017, Nylon, 2016

16 Feminist Poetry Collections that Everyone Needs to Read, Bustle, 2016

12 New Must-Read Poetry Collections by Poets of Color, Bustle, 2016

15 of the Most Anticipated Poetry Collections of 2017, Bustle, 2016

50 Books for February, Black History Month, and Beyond, Library Journal, 2016

Best of 2016: Online Essays & Articles, Entropy, 2016

Celebrating Pop Poetics: 25 Poets Who Draw Inspiration from Music Icons, SPIN, 2016

30 Poets You Should Be Reading, LitHub, 2016

Read Women of Color: the List Pt. 1, Art for Ourselves, 2016

7 More Dope Black Woman Poets You Need to Know, Black Girl Long Hair, 2016

16 Modern Poets You Need to Know About, Brit + Co, 2015

13 Black Poets You Should Know, Blavity, 2015

Review by Danez Smith on Muzzle Blog, 2013