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Editors' Note

Poems Selected from the 2013 Wisconsin Poets' Calendar

Linda Aschbrenner
Anne Bales
Phyllis Beckman
David Blackey
Kim Blaeser
Jan Bosman
Peter Brooks
Jeff Burt
Brenda Cárdenas
Ching-In Chen
Lisa Cihlar
Cathryn Cofell
Gay Davidson-Zielske
Kathe Davis
Rebecca Dunham
Karl Elder
Tom Erickson
Fabu
Susan Firer
Max Garland
Hanne Gault
Barbara Gregorich
Adam Halbur
Jerry Hauser
James Hazard
Lowell Jaeger
Gary Jones
Dion Kempthorne
Karen Kerans
John Krumberger
Norman Leer
John Lehman
James Lenfestey
Karen Loeb
Cory Masiak
William McConnell
Frankie Mengeling
CJ Muchhala

Dan Nielsen
Robert Nordstrom
David Oestriech
Mike Orlock
Kathleen Phillips
Tony Press
Carl Rasmussen
Georgia Ressmeyer
Harlan Richards
Jenna Rindo
Richard Roe
Nydia Rojas
Margaret Rozga
Chuck Rybak
Carol Saffioti-Hughes
Paula Schulz
Shoshauna Shy
John Sierpinski
Thomas R. Smith
Bianca Spriggs
Sandy Stark
David Steingass
Richard Swanson
Janet Taliaferro
Harvey Taylor
Len Tews
Steve Tomasko
Peggy Trojan
Angela Trudell Vasquez
Carolyn Vargo
Phillip Venzke
Moisés Villavicencio Barras
Timothy Walsh
Phyllis Wax
Mary Wehner
Joey Wojtuik
Marion Youngquist
Mark Zimmermann


Poems from Magic and Metamorphosis:  An Evening of Poetry at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art

Marilyn Annucci
Margaret Benbow
F.J. Bergmann
Sarah Busse
Lisa Cihlar
Nancy Jesse
Richard Merelman

Norma Gay Prewett
Eve Robillard
Richard Roe
Shoshauna Shy
Jeanie Tomasko
Wendy Vardaman

Essays & Interviews

More of Wisconsin’s Poetry Communities—in previous issues of VW

Each issue's "Wisconsin Poetry News" is also devoted to brief stories about agroups that promote communities of poets and poetry in their communities. Please send us your group's story.

Wisconsin Poetry News

Review-Essay

Book Reviews

Audio/Video Supplement

Books & Journals Received, January-April, 2012

Contributors' Notes