We’re thrilled to present a compilation of artwork from Jeni Bate.

Latest Online Issue
42.4 Fall 2018

Our current issue features fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and artwork from:
Jeni Bate, Dustin M. Hoffman, Cicily Bennion, Ali Rachel Pearl, Ruth Awad, Kristin Chang, Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley, and many more.

This project was supported [in part] by the Ohio Arts Council, which receives support from the State of Ohio and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Danez Smith

It’s impossible to speak of contemporary poetry without speaking of Danez Smith. The Black, queer, poz writer and performer from St. Paul, Minnesota, is the author of Don’t Call Us Dead (Graywolf Press, 2017), a National Book Award Finalist and winner of the Forward Poetry Prize. Their first book, [insert] boy (YesYes Books, 2014), won the […]

Blue door on a white wall

It is an impossible task—to be safe in America when your neighbors are watching. It’s impossible to explain how your body is too large to protect, how history is also a place in the body. When I moved to the South, I became a danger. I made a disturbing sight flickering through the grocery aisles. […]