Edited by Brett Fletcher Lauer and Aimee Kelley, Isn’t It Romantic offers an engaging look at how contemporary poets respond afresh to the well-trammeled territory of the love poem. Award-winning poets from across the country lend their voices to this important document of contemporary poetry. The book also features a bonus full-length audio CD of love songs by independent recording artists. Contributors include Brenda Shaughnessy, Claudia Rankine, D.A. Powell, Kevin Young, Timothy Donnelly, and Olena Kalytiak Davis, among others.