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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 241, May 17 2018

"Departures" by Sara Batkie

Shot Glass Journal Issue #25 has been posted to the Muse-Pie Press site. This issue represents talented poets from Australia, Bahamas, Canada, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, the Philippines, South Korea, Switzerland, the UK and the US. Within this issue readers will find free verse and form poetry from young and emerging poets as well as award-winning poets.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 25, April 2018
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 14, June 2018 online

Issue No. 14 of wildness features poetry from Raymond Antrobus, Irène Mathieu, Jack Underwood, amongst others, as well as fiction and non-fiction from Gayle Brandeis, Nina Li Coomes, and others, and an interview with Sabrina Mahfouz.

On the Biological Warfare "Hoax" Thesis

The June 2018 edition of Allegro is now online. The theme is 'cats' with work by John Mole, Seth Crook, Samuel W. James, Judith Skillman, Penny Tuttey, Joan McNerney, Tim O’Leary, Ezra Miles, Roger Bloor, Yvonne Baker, Rushika Wick, Leland James, Jo Angela Edwins, Jane Simpson, Claire Sexton, Dan MacIsaac, Alarie Tennille, Anne Graue, Goran Gatalica, Karen Shepherd, Colleen Lynch, and Michael Caines.

Issue 76 of the Bellingham Review includes two international sections of particular relevance. One, titled “Who Are These Assembled Nations?,” features new poems from Palestinian writers, such as Najwan Darwish, while the other, “Unbidden Stories,” contains fiction and poems from Israeli writers Etgar Keret, Shimon Adaf, and more. It also includes the winners of our 2017 annual literary contests, John Blair, Susan M. Stabile, and Janis Hubschman, as well as a remarkable collection of stories, poems, essays, and hybrid work from other US writers. The cover art for the issue features the painting “Fort Mason” by artist Susan Bennerstrom.

Featuring an art portfolio by Dewey Blocksma; fiction by Steve Almond, Jameelah Lang, and George Singleton; literary nonfiction by Daisy Hernández, Shena McAuliffe, and Kathryn Nuernberger; poetry by Jennifer Atkinson, Mark Wagenaar, and Daneen Wardrop; our Schiff contest award winners (Samantha Grenrock and Sean Gill), and more, including our first play-in-progress, Association of Controlled Dreamers, by MJ Kaufman, and Emilia Phillips reviewing Frank Bidart’s collected poems.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 93, Spring 2018

This issue features nonfiction by Katheleen Blackburn, poetry by Swati Rana, Raza Ali Hasan, Ruth Madievsky, Willy Palomo, and Linda Abdel Baki translated by Saleh Razzouk and Phillip Terman; and fiction by Mesha Maren and Michael Noll, plus more. Cover art by Barry Moser.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 25, Spring/Summer 2018

Rafia Zakaria. Ben Stroud. Anna Maria Hong. Viet Thanh Nguyen. Edward P. Jones. Katie Hartsock. Sandra McPherson. Gretchen Steele Pratt.


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