WLT’s 2013 Pushcart Prize Nominees

December 4, 2013

Our official list of Pushcart nominees from the 2013 issues of WLT is complete, and we've published all the pieces online for your reading convenience. The Pushcart Prize annually honors the best poetry, short fiction, or essays published in small press magazines and book presses. 


Lauren Camp Lauren Camp, “Letter to Baghdad” (January 2013)

Amjad Nasser Amjad Nasser, “A Postponed Poem for New York,” trans. Fady Joudah (July 2013)

Achy Obejas Achy Obejas, “Genesis” (September 2013)

Ludwig Steinherr Ludwig Steinherr, “In Bamberg Cathedtral,” trans. Paul-Henri Campbell (November 2013)



Peter Orner Peter Orner, “Renters” (January 2013)



Meena Alexander Meena Alexander, “What Use Is Poetry?” (September 2013)

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