Vol. 2, No. 2


What's Inside

In our Vol. 2, No. 2 issue, you can look forward to:

+ A portfolio of wide-ranging, graceful new poetry from Michael Palmer, Margaret Ross, and Nathaniel Mackey.

+ Powerful fiction from celebrated writers Luke Goebel—“Tough Beauty”; Ann DeWitt—“The Big Bleed”; and Rebecca Schiff—“Boxing Experiment A38.”

+ Bestselling Swiss novelist, poet and playwright Urs Widmer’s first lecture from his 2007 series on poetics, On Life, Death, and This and That of the Rest. Brian Patrick Eha ruminates on the strange and enormous mind and work of Guy Davenport, perhaps the only polymath of our age.

+ Book Reviews: On Karl Ove Knausgaard’s My Struggle: Book Three, Alex Lemon’s The Wish Book, and Lydia Davis’ Can’t and Won’t.

+ The editors discuss the impact of surveillance on narrative, free expression, and the creative arts to mark the one-year anniversary of the Snowden leaks.