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.

2017 Poetry

Verso Books: Best Poetry Books of 2017

19 December 2017

Verso Books: Best Poetry Books of 2017

Entropy: Best Poetry Books of 2017

18 December 2017

Entropy: Best Poetry Books of 2017 (numbered but “in no particular order”)

Dennis Cooper: Favorite Poetry of 2017

17 December 2017

Dennis Cooper: Favorite Poetry of 2017 (“in no order”)

[see also 2016, 2015, 2012]

Michael Robbins: Notable Poetry of 2017

15 December 2017

Michael Robbins: Notable Poetry of 2017, as published by The Chicago Tribune

[see also 2016, 2012]

Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2017

12 December 2017

Publishers Weekly: 5 Best Poetry Books of 2017

[see also 2018, 2016, 2012]