Vallum 18:2 is here!

18:2 | The Power of Words

At long last, Vallum‘s newest issue has arrived! This is our first-ever digital only issue which is being released in conjunction with our new website. To celebrate the occasion, this issue has been made available to read completely for free online.

This issue features a translation of Daniel Saldaña Paris by Louis Sanger, new poems by Jessi MacEachernDerek Webster, and John Wall Barger, and a review of Yusuf Saadi‘s Griffin Poetry Prize-nominated debut Pluviophile by Bill Neumire. The issue also includes excerpts from the winner of the 2021 Vallum Chapbook Award, Heather White, and from finalist Maurya Kerr. Artwork from Dottie Gordon.

To read the issue, visit our magazine page and scroll to the bottom. Each poem is hyperlinked to its own page, and many have additional audio or video content. Use the “previous” and “next” buttons to scroll through the issue.