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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 75 Number 4, Fall 2017

This issue leads with “Bats: Teen Worker,” an essay by Maureen McCoy in which she chronicles her experiences as a teenager in the adult corporate phone-company world wherein moods and minor ailments were mitigated via supervisors dispensing unregulated “greenies” and “bats.” “Open Casket and Cultural Appropriation” is author Gorman Beauchamp’s essay that examines the murky lines between the right to freedom of expression and the rights of those impacted by such manifestations. Our fiction and poetry encompass a myriad of writing styles by prominent and promising authors, once again delivering the best words in the best order.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Winter 2018

New short stories by Naira Kuzmich, Laura M. Gibson, Hannah Rahimi, David Sugarman; new poetry by Jennifer Martelli, Mag Gabbert, David Salner, Brenna Womer, and John Sibley Williams; and new nonfiction by Jessi Lewis and Eric Wilson. Additional features include Michael Melgaard’s “Clarence and Rose” in the Decline/Accept section, Anne Raeff interviewed by Sejal H. Patel in the One to Watch section, interviews with short story authors, and illustrations by Justin Burks.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 45 Number 2, Spring/Summer 2017

This issue includes photographs from the January 2017 Women's March on Washington, a poetry portfolio by Rose McLarney, poems by and interviews with Jan Beatty and Bruce Weigl, and a trio of reviews on the genre of Appalachian Noir.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 7, March 2018 online

Foundry’s seventh issue features poems by Hajjar Baban, Shauna Barbosa, Jennifer Jackson Berry, Jessica Cuello, Vanessa Jimenez Gabb, Laura Henriksen, Valerie Hsiung, Kayla Krut, Krystal Languell, Irène Mathieu, Patty Nash, Mary Ann Samyn, Felicia Zamora, and Jaime Zuckerman with artwork by Saro Calewarts, Paolo Morales, Carolyn Benedict Fraser, and Molly Peters.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date March 2018 online

The March issue of The Lake is now online featuring Brent Cantwell, Mike Dillon, Nels Hanson, Ted Jean, Laura M. Kaminski, Beth McDonough, Jeff Santosuosso, Annie Stenzel, Sarah White, Rodney Wood, Jeffrey Zable. Reviews of Sarah L. Dixon’s The Sky is Cracked and Joy Howard’s Foraging.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 34 Number 1, Winter 2018

The MacGuffin’s Winter 2018 issue highlights the winners of our 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest. Guest judge Naomi Shihab Nye gives a short introduction on page 102 followed by the contest’s winning poem, Bethany Reid’s memorial “The Last Time I Heard Her Play the Piano,” and the two Honorable Mentions penned by Kathleen McClung and Sue Fagalde Lick. In the prose category, Anna Vangela Jones’ father-daughter tennis match of “Tape and Glue” will keep you riveted until the final set and Laura Grace Tarpley’s “Two Weeks in Africa” will provide some helpful hints for your next intercontinental trip.

In this issue: art by Hun Kyu Kim, fiction by Jillian Merrifield, nonfiction by Lynne Feeley, and poetry by Robert Rothman. Additional imagery by Kathleen Galvin, James W. Johnson, and Ivan Santiago.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 80, March 2018 online

This month’s featured selection includes an interview with and work by Lawrence Raab. Brian Ng reviews Revolutions: a Collaboration by John Matthias, Jean Dibble, and Robert Archambeau. In Essays and Comment, T.R. Hummer’s “The Poet Retires.” This month’s poetry selections include work by Stuart Friebert, Leeya Mehta, Jessica Greenbaum, Frannie Lindsay, DeWitt Henry, Bruce Bond, Annette Barnes, and more.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 14 Number 2, March/April 2018 online

Welcome to Volume 14 Issue Number 2 of Ragazine.cc, the online magazine of arts, information, and entertainment. We're heavy this month on education articles that go from up close and personal in the classroom, to the effects of consolidation on communities that held dear their local district schools, to what happens when a teen gets pregnant and drops out of school, to what turns prospective teachers away from following through on their college curriculum. Of course, there's much more, from politics to poetry, humor to interviews, fiction to memoir.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 8 Number 1, Spring 2018

Bernard Fergusson’s opening lines to kick off this issue hold true for many of us personally. Though, unlike the speaker of “self-portrait with nostalgia,” who claims, “I was born once and it’s been downhill ever since,” Raleigh Review has been getting better with every issue. That said—Raleigh Review is still a work-in-progress. What kind of work? Well, we’ve bussed tables together at the Waffle House, we’ve seined in the Alaskan Gulf and shrimped in the Biloxi Back Bay. All this is just to say that we are working people, after all, who continue to make this magazine happen.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 59, Spring 2018

The Spring 2018 issue features a tribute to Immigrant Poets—eighteen poets who no longer live in their countries of birth, often exploring the sense of place and identity. Some poets have emigrated from places like Hong Kong, India, Sudan, and the Ukraine to the United States, while others moved abroad from the U.S. In the conversation section, editor Timothy Green talks to Argentinian-American poet Alejandro Escudé. The issue also includes 21 poets in another eclectic open section, including everything from phallogocentrism to fish-burgers, and a long topical prose poem co-written by Denise Duhamel and Julie Marie Wade.

Our latest issue showcases pieces from featured author Ashley Kunsa as well as short fiction from Kate Wheeler, Brandon Hansen, Chris Vanjonack, Marley Simmons Abril, and Jennifer Benningfield; nonfiction from Ania Payne, Victoria Sanderson, Virginia Boudreau, and Christy O'Callaghan; and artwork from Bill Wolak, Paul Luikart, Darren M. Edwards, Holly Spiess, Elaine Verdill, Allison Janicki, Richard Vyse, Alexandra Rock, Kari Bell, Jim Zola, Sahar Safarian, and Fariel Shafee.

Marilyn Nelson, winner of the 2017 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature, headlines the March 2018 issue of World Literature Today with a reflective essay on her life’s work as a poet and the strands of “social justice and simple beauty” in her writing. The issue also includes a special section devoted to Philippine-American lit, guest-edited by Joseph O. Legaspi; interviews with Kathleen Rooney and Hannah Lowe; verse from Algeria, Turkey, and the Faroe Islands; and much more. As always, dozens of book reviews and recommended books round out the issue, along with “5 Binge-worthy Podcasts for Lit Lovers.”

This issue features work by Josie Bell, Jodi Colella, Clodagh Beresford Dunne, Bill Hall, Jean-Luc Le Balp, Elle Napolitano, Susan Dworski Nusbaum, Gerasimos Platanas, Dillon Samuelson, Mike Stewart, JT Thompson, and Shea Wilkinson.

Our first online issue on the theme of “Havens” features work by Toby Altman, Oliver Baez Bandorf, Emma Bolden, Marcos Gonsalez, Emily Corwin, Stephanie Lane Sutton, Carlea Holl-Jensen, Aysegul Savas, Cori A. Winrock, and Talin Tahajian. Also find an interactive, collaborative piece by Annah Browning, Ben Gemmel, and Brooke Wonders; art by Sera Hayes; and “a catalog of colored and otherwise ephemeral things,” a chapbook by Katherine Agard.

In this issue of Catamaran, we concentrate on the natural elements and how they guide our everyday lives. Lawrence Ferlighetti shares with us the exquisite, "At Sea." The artwork of Enrique Leal puts us face to face with the beginnings of life. Catamaran Writing Conference attendees Billy Baites, Karen Ackland, and Randy Fowler share their stunning prose. Maggie Paul interviews Paterson Poetry Prize winner Dorianne Laux. Best American Essays 2016 finalist Richard Lange invites us into the alluring world of birdwatching. Founder of Bookshop Santa Cruz and former Santa Cruz Mayor Neal Coonerty evokes introspection in "A Series of Short Poems."

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 4, 2018

Our fourth issue features new poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and our section dedicated to literary shade. Contributors include Hussain Ahmed, Derrick Austin, Jan Beatty, Nicky Beer, Ron Currie, Jr., Christopher DeWeese, Chelsea Dingman, Piotr Florczyk, Berry Grass, Gillian Haines, Barbara Hamby, Leslie Harrison, Eleanor Hooker, Isabelle Hughes, Rosemary Jones, Julie Kane, Jenna Le, Jenn Leiker, James McCorkle, Michelle McGurk, Jessica Murray, Maria Nazos, Lucy Palmer, Alison Pelegrin, Ayesha Raees, Monica Isabel Restrepo, Alan Shapiro, SM Stubbs, Ellen Davis Sullivan, Anya Vostrova, Julie Marie Wade, Brian Phillip Whalen, Lesley Wheeler, Annie Julia Wyman, and Natalie Young.

Our special issue on extinction features poetry by Catherine Carter, Benjamin Cutler, Ray McManus, Lake Moore, Linda Parsons, Paul Brooke, and more; hybrid by Cheyenne Nimes; and fiction by Clinton Peters, Dwayne Brenna, and John Means. This issue also includes creative nonfiction by Trileigh Tucker, Keygan Sands, and Tiffany Higgins, and essays by Laura England and Marilyn Browning Vogel. Nathan Poole interviews John Luther Adams, the two speaking about art and activism. Art by Colleen Maynard, Tesa Madsen McQueen, and Ann Kaplan.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 30 Issue 1, Winter/Spring 2018

Authors in this issue: Eloisa Amezcua, Derrick Austin, Kathryn Nuernberger, Tayna Skarynkina Transl. by Natalie Truman, Lily Hoang, Gena Ellett, t'ai freedom ford, Abraham Smith, Cristina Rivera Garza transl. by Julia Leverone, Hervé Le Tellier transl. by Cole Swensen, Timothy Liu, Chelsea Dingman, Saksiri Meesomsueb transl. by Nof Anothai, Brandon Taylor, Shena McAuliffe, Rachel Cook, Cynthia Cruz, Orit Gat, Chelsea Weathers, Kim Yideum transl. by Jake Levine, Micah Bateman, Kim Hyesoon, Muriel Leung, Quraysh Ali Lansana, Spencer Wise, Rudy Ruiz, C Pam Zhang, sam sax, Franny Choi, Emily Blair, Jasminne Mendez, Shari Caplan, Paola Loreto transl. by Lawrence Venuti.

In this issue, find poetry by Margaret Mackinnon, James Cherry, Diane Scholl, Julie Muprhy, Ken Holland, Irene O’Garden, P. Ivan Young, Michal Mingo, Cat Yoke, Jonathan Holland, Cindy King, Nicole Stockburger, and more; fiction by Lisa Metrikin, Mike Newirth, T.E. Wilderson, and Jason Hill; nonfiction by Nell Joslin, Zachary Lunn, Claudia Love Mair, Melanie Haws, and Lina Chern; and dramatic writing Theresa Carey, Margo Buchanan, and Flora Schildknecht. In The Children’s Corner: Haemaru Chung.

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