February 16, 2021
5 Poems Selected From APR For Best American Poetry 2021
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We here at APR are honored to be so well represented in this year’s Best American Poetry anthology.

Tracy K. Smith has chosen the following five poems from APR for inclusion in The Best American Poetry 2021.



Alex Dimitrov, "Love"


James Longenbach, "In the Village"


Warren Longmire, "Meditations on a Photograph of Historic Rail Women"


Kamilah Aisha Moon, "Irony"

Phuong T. Vuong, "The Beginning of the Beginning"



The Best American Poetry 2021 will be released on September 28, 2021.

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