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Now Available! Volume 19, no. 1 - Spring/Summer 2022


Featuring new work from: Kelli Russell Agodon, Chelsea B. DesAutels, Rachel Richardson, Joshua Harmon, Ted McLoof, Bill Smoot, and more! Plus two special literary folios: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics: Poems Responding to the Photography of Hal Fischer; and In Time Bloom: Selected Writings from the Education Justice Project

 

 

Announcing the Winners of our 2022 Literary Awards!


We are pleased to announce the winners of our 2022 Literary Awards:

Poetry: Rose Zinnia, for “Constituting Mayhem (Derealized in the CVS),” “Look (Nonbinary),” “God Wifi Earth Ong (Nonbinary),”  “Ancient Wind, Empty Skyscraper, Golden Bear (Nonbinary)” 

Creative Nonfiction: Jodie Noel Vinson, for "Self-portrait after Covid-19"

Fiction: Carly Rae Zent, for “The Girl Boss” 

More information about our winners and honorable mentions can be found here

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Winter 2022 Web Edition Now Available!

Featuring new work from Allison S. Kingsley, Holden Wright, Liz Ulin, Gabrielle Griot, Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, Samantha Blysse Haviland, Sonya Lara, V. Batyko, Anne Marie Wells, Margaret Ezra Zhang, Neha Maqsood, AE Hines

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