Poets & Writers

O’Rourke to Edit the Yale Review

In July poet and critic Meghan O’Rourke will take over as the editor of the , Yale University’s quarterly of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism. O’Rourke, who has been an editor at the , the , and , succeeds acting editor Harold Augenbraum, who stepped in when the publication’s editor since 1991, the late poet J. D. McClatchy, retired in (Norton, 2017), and one memoir, (Riverhead Books, 2011).

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