Alison Powell is the author of the poetry collection On the Desire to Levitate (Ohio University Press, 2014). Her poems have appeared in FIELD, Boston Review, Agni, Guernica, and Antioch Review and on the PBS NewsHour’s Poetry Series.
How large the scope of this exceptional journal is. AQR has always sought not only work of aesthetic strength and power but also work that includes a rigorous questioning of larger societal issues.
That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.