Aufgabe is an annual journal of new American poetry, essays, notes, reviews, talks and poetry in translation. Aufgabe No. 13 features poetry in translation from India, from 7 Indian languages (Kashmiri, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam, Bhojpuri, and Tamil) guest edited by Biswamit Dwibedy, plus a special section of poetry originally published in the Moroccan journal Souffles, guest edited by Olivia C. Harrison and Teresa Villa-Ignacio.
Aufgabe no. 13 is edited by E. Tracy Grinnell, Paul Foster Johnson, erica kaufman, Maryam Parhizkar, Jamie Townsend, and Zandra Ruiz, and art editor Ashley Lamb, with contributing editors Jen Hofer and Nathanaël.
This issue includes Indian poetry by Sonam Kachru, Dina Nath Nadim, Abdul Rahman Rahi, Moti Lal Saqi, Rosul Pompur, Akthar Mohiuddin, Fatima Mahjuba, Rustam Teji Grover, Vyomesh Shukla, Sachin Ketkar, Pronob Pal, Sabyasachi Sanyal, Subhro Bandopadhyay, Aryanil Mukherjee, Anvar Ali, P.M. Govindanunni, P. Raman, Rose Mary Sarju, Jayan K. C., V.R. Santosh, P.P. Ramachandran, Chhannulal Mishra, Pintu Rai, Babla and Kanchan, Malathi Maithri, and Sukitharani, translated by Teji Grover, Lakshmi Holmstrom, Sonam Kachru, Rajiv Mohabir, Aryanil Mukherjee, Rizio Raj, Rustam, and Rahul Soni Kashmiri.
The Souffles Poets special section is guest edited Olivia C. Harrison & Teresa Villa-Ignacio, with poetry by Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine, Abdelkébir Khatibi, Mohammed Ismaïl Abdoun, Mostafa Nissaboury, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Etel Adnan, and Abdellatif Laâbi, translated by Etel Adnan, Guy Bennett, Olivia C. Harrison, Lucy R. McNair, Anna Moschovakis, Jennifer Moxley, and Teresa Villa-Ignacio.
This issue also includes poetry by Joan Retallack, Mercedes Roffé (trans. Margaret Carson), Oana Avasilichioaei, Aja Couchois Duncan, Ryan Clark, Tedi López Mills (trans. Wendy Burk), Alejandra Pizarnik (Yvette Siegert, trans.), Jessica Baran, John Myers, Abigail Child, Pierre Joris, Bibiana Padilla Maltos, Carlos Soto Román, Samuel Ace, Kimberly Lyons, Ana Ristovic (trans. Steven & Maja Teref), Peter Neufeld, Dan Thomas-Glass, Stacy Szymaszek, Peter Valente & Cole Heinowitz, Jennifer Bartlett, Douglas Piccinnini, Camilo Roldán, Matthieu Baumier (trans. Nathanaël), Eléna Rivera, Kevin Holden, Laynie Browne, Matvei Yankelevich, Florencia Walfisch (trans. Alexis Almeida), Nadia Anjuman (trans. Diana Arterian), Will Alexander, and Roberto Harrison. Essays, notes, and reviews by: Jennifer Kronovet, Shonni Enelow, Jess Arndt, Eileen Myles, Jocelyn Saidenberg, Allison Cobb, James Sherry, Kate Colby, Elizabeth Robinson, Tierry Hentsch (Nathanaël, trans.), JH Phrydas, and Louis Bury.