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“The sources for my work are varied: from commercial postcards to found family photos. I am interested in how each image frames the place differently. How does our perception shift when we stop looking as participants and start viewing as visitors?” — artist Boryana Rusenova-Ina

Latest Print Issue
40.1
40.1 Winter 2016

Our current issue features fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and artwork from:

Aaron Apps
Julie Hensley
Catherine Pond
Kevin Prufer
Boryana Rusenova-Ina
Mary Ann Samyn

and many more.


John McManus. Fox Tooth Heart. Louiseville, KY: Sarabande Books, 2015. 220 pp. $15.95, paper.

In her review of Fox Tooth Heart: Stories, fiction writer Gwen Cullen hunts the narrative loops and moral “unsettledness” that haunt John McManus’ brutal, blurred, and boundary-bursting collection of gothic tales.


Stuart Dybek’s writing life spans decades and genres, from his debut poetry collection Brass Knuckles, to his most recent collections of short fiction, Ecstatic Cahoots: Fifty Short Stories and Paper Lantern: Love Stories. Dybek is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards for writing, including a PEN/Malamud Award, an O. Henry Award, and Guggenheim and MacArthur fellowships.

Stuart Dybek’s writing life spans decades and genres, from his debut poetry collection Brass Knuckles, to his most recent collections of short fiction, Ecstatic Cahoots: Fifty Short Stories and Paper Lantern: Love Stories. Dybek spoke with associate fiction editor David E. Yee about approaches to craft, voice, and literary inspiration.