The fall/winter issue of American Poets, featuring essays by Dana Levin, Rae Armantrout, and Jeffrey McDaniel, as well as poems by Carl Adamshick, CAConrad, Diane di Prima, Louise Glück, Edward Hirsch, and Claudia Rankine, will be mailed to members next week. If you're in the New York City area, join us on Saturday, October 18, for a launch party celebrating the new issue. Poets Jericho Brown, Kimiko Hahn, and Dorothea Lasky will be reading and a reception will follow. The event will be held at Wollman Hall, The New School, 65 West 11th Street, 5th Floor. Admission is free and open to the public.