Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

2015 Poetry

BuzzFeed: 16 Best Poetry Books of 2015

08 January 2016

BuzzFeed: 16 Best Poetry Books of 2015

[see also 2016]

Kansas City Star: 11 Best Poetry Books of 2015

03 January 2016

The Kansas City Star: 11 Best Poetry Books of 2015

Elizabeth Lund: 5 Best Poetry Collections of 2015

02 January 2016

Elizabeth Lund: 5 Best Poetry Collections of 2015, as published by The Washington Post

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016]

David Orr: 10 Best Poetry Books of 2015

30 December 2015

David Orr: 10 Best Poetry Books of 2015, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016]

Jonathon Sturgeon: 8 Best Poetry Books of 2015

26 December 2015

Jonathon Sturgeon: 8 Best Poetry Books of 2015, as published by Flavorwire