A New Poetry Review + February Podcast
A new poetry review comes to you this week from past contributor Christina Cook. In it, Christina takes a close look at the deeply complex and quietly powerful poetry of Chinese poet Lan Lan, as translated from the Chinese by Fiona Sze-Lorrain in the new compilation Canyon in the Body.

Also available this week, for your listening pleasure, is a new episode of the Switchback podcast! Poetry editor Virginia Barrett reads "[Cowboy, don't...]", a poem by Aaron Shurin originally appearing in Issue 13 of Switchback.
Man Alive / Thomas Page McBee
Staff member Laura Robledo has a new review of Thomas Page McBee's memoir Man Alive, which she describes as "an inspiring, raw tale of a man searching for an identity." Check it out!
An Interview with Sandra Lim + When Mythical Creatures Attack!
Sandra LimThis week on Switchback, check out our interview with poet extraordinaire Sandra Lim, who visited USF back in the Spring as a part of the Emerging Writers Festival. Also, be sure to read former Switchback staff member Joseph Gordon's review of When Mystical Creatures Attack! just out from the University of Iowa Press. Happy reading!