“Lubbock Woman” by Dirk Fowler takes the cover of Southern Humanities Review 49.2. Visually based on a waitress from Furr’s Cafeteria in Lubbuck, Texas, Fowler writes, “This image began its life in 2003 as a pretty crudely executed letterpress concert poster for the band Sugarpuss. I only made a few of them, but I liked the illustration and knew I wanted to explore it again at some point.”
It’s a dog. Enough said. Margaret Darling is the artist for CutBank 84.
Definitely an eye-catching slight of hand, Cimarron Review Winter 2016 features photography by Bradley Phillips, “Feather,” from the series Abolition of Man.