Contributors: Roy Bentley

Roy Bentley’s work has been recognized with fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Ohio Arts Council. His poems have appeared in Pleiades, North American Review, and Prairie Schooner. His forthcoming collection, Starlight Taxi, won the 2012 Blue Lynx Prize for Poetry.


  • 2014 Winter - Saturday Afternoon at The Midland Theatre in Newark, Ohio
  • 1997 Spring - Why Palestinian Men Fire Submachine Guns in the Direction of the Bone-Colored Face of the Moon
  • 1994 Summer - News of God; The Whore Is Born in Texas; The Politics of Spit