In this twenty-fifth issue of jubilat we hope you find yourself excited by encounters with - reverberations, spells, a deep wreck, a fox, a dead fox, a note, a photograph of a woman, the summers, Wallace Stevens, the earthquake, Neptune, Root system eclipses, neon signs, mystical team guy, giraffe architecture, description, a description of Emma, red onion, rapture, new rules, a rowboat, cows, Mask of the Gaze Away, three singing bowls, yellow helicopters, sixteen moon nights, the rollings, a bone-deep wind, bones, windows, the field jar, bicycle wheels, Friend Friend, a bunch of colors, cauliflower, a bridge, the chimney, fences, puddles, vocal chords, Karaoke Machine wishes, a fly, a cracked blue plastic seat, The Something Entirely Else That Certainly Must Exist, crawfish, a parallel act, a tangle of strings, the floor, fingerprints, laughing, this private event, a technical mouth, a monkey wrench, an electron, the umbrella tree, a seed pod, water, water, water, the light exploration of hands.
jubilat 25 features work by Sara Akant, Eric Amling, John Ashbery, Bridgette Bates, Bryan Beck, Elaine Bleakney, Jerimee Bloemeke, Caroline Cabrera, Sten Carlson, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, Jack Christian, Mike Comstock, Stella Corso, Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, Henry Finch, Heather June Gibbons, Maggie Glover, Kimberly Grey, Lucy Ives, Christine Kanownik, Daniel Khalastchi, Jessica Laser, Mark Leidner, Lizzie Lee Lenson, Lesle Lewis, Dora Malech, Randall Mann, Emily McGrath-Ho, Todd Melicker, Jesse Nathan, Andrea Rexilius, Stuart Ross, Broc Rossell, Lauren Shapiro, Michael Shea, Sasha Steensen, Paige Taggart, Halie Theoharides, Rodrigo Toscano, Dara Wier, and Laurie Saurborn Young. Cover art by Mark Leidner.
I am very thankful to the poets in these pages and the poets that helped put these pages together.
Many thanks to jubilat's ever amazing staff. So many thanks to Editors Kevin González & Caryl Pagel. Many thanks to jubilat's Managing Editor, Shannon Burns. Many thanks to jubilat's Assistant Editor, Ted Powers. Many thanks to our Assistant Managing Editor, Chris Hunt Griggs. Many thanks to our Editorial Assistants —- Lizzie Lenson and John Sieracki. Many thanks to our incredible Readers —- Jon Ruseski and Andrew Cothren. Many thanks to our gifted Design Editor, Guy Pettit. Many thanks to all of our contributing editors. And a special thanks to Heather Christle.
Many thanks to Wendy Xu and Daniel Moysaenko for their excellent work hosting the jubilat/Jones Reading Series this past year, which featured remarkable readings by —- Corina Copp, Natalie Lyalin, Ariana Reines, Christopher Janke, Lucy Ives, William D. Waltz, Juliana Leslie, Bob Holman, Hannah Brooks-Motl, and Rod Smith.
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