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

E. Ce Miller: 18 Best Poetry Collections of 2017

10 December 2017

E. Ce Miller: 18 Best Poetry Collections of 2017, as published by Bustle

[see also 2018, 2016]

Chicago Review of Books: 8 Best Poetry Books of 2017

09 December 2017

Chicago Review of Books: 8 Best Poetry Books of 2017

[see also 2018, 2016]

Elizabeth Lund: 5 Best Poetry Collections of 2017

22 November 2017

Elizabeth Lund: 5 Best Poetry Collections of 2017, as published by The Washington Post

[see also 2018, 2016, 2015]