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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 90, 2013
“American Odes,” features odes by Michael McFee, Lucinda Roy, Charles Harper Webb, Jim Daniels, Amanda Wynn, Joseph Miller, Pamela Painter, William Trowbridge, and more, that “savor the way we speak, our accents, our dialects, and our distinctly American language.” “Most of these odes are informal, American-casual. Four are formally composed. The poems range from ten lines to 118. But one trait that helps them feel American is their ambivalence and distinctive lyric crisis: besides praising the unlikely, many turn on the present in comparison to a remembered American past, often flavored with nostalgia.”
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 64 Number 2, Winter 2013/2014
A monolog in the voice of the director of the Manhattan Project, a dialog between a minotaur and a psychiatrist, a sequence based on the work and diaries of the sculptor Eva Hesse, and a concrete poem that “walk[s] you through a haircut” are among the memorable poems that appear in the Winter 2013/2014 issue of the BPJ. Contributors include Michael Bazzett, John Canaday, Herbert Woodward Martin, James Hoch, D.E. Steward, David Moolten, Greg Wrenn, Nicelle Davis, Carol Ann Davis, Roald Hoffman, and Kevin Ducey. In “Poems in Conversation,” Lee Sharkey reviews award-winning collections by David Ferry and Hadara Bar-Nadav.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 40 Number 1, Fall/Winter 2013
In this issue: Julia Cohen, Ander Monson, Solmaz Sharif, Angela Woodward, Wendy Xu, and Andrea Van Young; a chapbook by Benjamin Sutton; art from Kelly Louise Judd; and more.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 10 Number 2, Winter 2014
The first issue of our tenth anniversary year features work by Steve Almond, Carl Dennis, David Kirby, Daniel A. Hoyt, Emma Duffy-Comparone, Sally Wen Mao, David Wagoner, and Jennifer Murvin, among others, as well as an original score by composer Steven Weimer, who set to music Kathleen Winter’s poem “Eve, Seducing the Apple” as part of our year-long art song initiative. The issue also includes visual art by Eric Lee, translations of Romanian poet Ana Blandiana, and three reviews of debut story collections by women.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 30 Number 1, Fall 2013
Ending the Fall season with a read to remember is Vol. XXX, No.1 of The MacGuffin. Filled with imagery of nostalgia and despair—such as Alexis Rhone Fancher’s “Mahogany Funeral Urn” and Randy K. Schwartz’s “Going to the Grave of Son House”—The MacGuffin touches both the mind and the heart. Complementing the vivid poetry and fiction is the colorful artwork of Ally Hodges found on pages 97-100. Works from Pulitzer winner Carl Dennis are featured on pages 65-69.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 7 Issue 3, September 2013
The “bone” issue, featuring Richard Kostalenetz, David P. Miller, Meg Brown, Angela Bayout, Meg Brown, Thomas Cowell, Bruce Kahn, Ingrid Steblea, Kirby Wright, Simona Candini, Jeremy Edwards, Jade Ramsay, Susie Potter, Elizabeth MacDuffie, Mindela Ruby, Terra Bidlespacher, Gerard Samat, Alana I. Capria, Brian Clifton, Kelsey Jayne Marshall, Christopher Locke, Laura Marjorie Miller, Silvana Alfonso, Jessica Thelen, Jason Harris, Daniel Hales, Will Hall, Yong Takahashi, and more.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 203 Number 3, December 2013
Poetry is full of characters this month: Amy Winehouse, Steve Jobs, Roy Halston, Wahoo McDaniel, Kronos, and Saul Bass, just to name a few. Pick up a copy of the December issue to read new poems by Rae Armantrout, Louise Glück, Douglas Kearney, Patricia Lockwood, Tomás Q. Morín, Eileen Myles, Emilia Phillips, and others. We also have essays by Merrill Gilfillan on “alfresco” writing, Marianne Boruch on melodrama, and Alfred Corn on May Swenson’s Collected Poems.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 3 Number 4, December 2013 online
Featuring work by Alice Fogel, Camille Martin, K. A. McGowan, Jamey Gallagher, Patrick Kelling, James Grabill, and Gregory Kiewiet. Cover art by Leah Givens.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 37 Number 2, Fall 2013
Special Issue: Wallace Stevens and W. H. Auden featuring work by Aidan Wasley, Rachel Galvin, Lisa Goldfarb, Bonnie Costello, Edward Ragg, Brian Glaser, Philip Dacey, Paul Downes, Stuart Jay Silverman, Jeff Tigchelaar, Milton J. Bates, Paul Freeman, John Timberman Newcomb, Krzysztof Ziarek, Douglas Mao, Natalie Gerber, James Finnegan, Jeffrey Blevins, and Sara S. Hodson.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 13 Number 2, Fall 2013
This issue of the Bellevue Literary Review is subtitled “A Mosaic of Voices” and focuses on how culture intersects with health, illness, and healing. Contributors include Hal Sirowitz, Jill McDonough, Anna Carson DeWitt, Mary Akers, Midge Raymond, Joshunda Sanders, Gail Martin, & more.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 89, Winter 2014
The Winter 2014 issue features stories by Natalie Sypolt, Manual Mu
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 94, Fall 2013
This issue features work by Joseph Bathanti, Bruce Bond, J. Scott Brownlee, Clayton Adam Clark, Kevin Clouther, Lindsay D’Andrea, Geffrey Davis, Hastings Hensel, John Hoppenthaler, Patty Houston, Mary Jones, Keith Kopka, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Doug Ramspeck, Anne Shaw, Daniel Nathan Terry, G.C. Waldrep, and Corrie Lynn White.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 19 Number 4, Winter 2013
Rattle #42 is another entirely open free-for-all, and we’ve stuffed it to the whim: from personal ads to angels, from plum blossoms to catfish tits (you read that right). Tim Laffey longs for Pindar’s couch, Taylor Mali misreads a magnifying glass, and Patricia Smith has a binder for Mitt. These poems are heavy and light, eye-opening and jaw-dropping, including powerful work by teenager Grace L. Park, seven-year-old Ghanaian Kofi Edufo, and Roberto Acalon’s Rattle Poetry Prize-winner, “The Fire This Time.” In the conversations section, Timothy Green discusses poetry and life with the irreverently funny Ron Koertge.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 65, Fall/Winter 2013
subTerrain #65 (25th Anniversary Issue!) features new fiction from Elaine McCluskey, George Bowering, Yasuko Thanh, Grant Buday, Heidi Greco, Craig Davidson, Mark Anthony Jarman, Jon Taylor, and Elizabeth Ledwosinska; poetry from Dennis E. Bolen, Tammy Armstrong, George Stanley, Joanna Lilley and Jeff Steudel; as well as memoirs from Peter Babiak, Jim Oaten, Paul Pitre, Jenn Farrell, Heidi Greco, Tammy Armstrong, Dirk Beck and Brian Kaufman; plus the usual batch of discerning reviews of new books by John Vigna, Marguerite Pigeon, Ian F. Svenonius, Julie Devaney, Anton Piatigorsky, Sean Virgo, Elizabeth Bachinsky, Andrew Faulkner, John Brooke and Jane Silcott.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 15 Number 2, Winter 2013
Featuring fiction from: Steven Millhauser, Elisa Albert, Fiona Maazel, Alexander Maksik, Paul Willems, Jenny Offill, Chinelo Okparanto and an unfinished, unpublished story from Shelley Jackson with an introduction by Kelly Link. With poetry from: Kevin Young, Meghan O’Rourke, Kazim Ali, Britta Ameel, Joshua Bell, Mark Danielewski, Wong May and Dora Malach. Lost and Founds include: Robert Siegel on Snow Country by Yasunari Kawabata; Tobias Carroll on What’s Bred in the Bone by Robertson Davies; Gabrielle Gantz on Tove Jannson; Rachel Monroe on May Sarton’s The House by the Sea; Dani Shapiro on Elizabeth Hardwick’s “Sleepless Nights.”
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 3, Fall 2013 online
Chagrin River Review is back at it in Issue 3 (Fall 2013), with fiction by Jill Winsby-Fein, Mark Jacobs, Nicolas Poynter, and Rod Siino and poetry by Roy Bentley, Trish Hopkinson, Tom Howard, Emily Pulger-Terino, Jay Robinson, and Gabriel Welsch all neatly wrapped with cover photo and design by Amy D. Peck. In a new feature for CRR, Issue 3 introduces recorded readings by poets Roy Bentley and Trish Hopkins.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 41 Number 1, Fall 2013
“Home-Myths” with new writing by Kristyn Dunnion, Mark Lavorato, Leona Theis, Jessica Bebenek, Tanya Bellehumeur-Allatt, John Creary, Anita Dolman, Christopher Evans, dee Hobsbawn-Smith, Barbara Lorraine Laing, Molly Lynch, Michael Prior, Matt Rader, John Slater, Hendrik Slegtenhorst, Catherine J. Stewart, Carl Watts, and Jeremy Whiston.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 74, Fall 2013
Volume 74 features new poetry by Maurice Manning, Roger Reeves, Sarah Arvio, Jane Gentry, and others; fiction by Rick DeMarinis and Mark Powell; nonfiction by Dianne Aprile, Erin Flanagan, Gary Fincke, and others; and drama by Toni M. Wiley, Mallorie Halsall, and others. Guest editors for this issue include David-Matthew Barnes, Pete Duval, Roy Hoffman, Lisa Williams, and Betsy Woods (Children’s Corner). The Louisville Review gratefully acknowledges the support of the brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program at Spalding University.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 121 Number 4, Fall 2013
Our essay-issue features travel in the literal and metaphorical senses. The road trip, that distinctly American form of pilgrimage, is the central event in Robert Lacy’s poignant essay about traveling with his mother, and—despite his not having a car—the chosen mode of travel for Warner Berthoff, who recounts hitchhiking around the South. Catharine Savage Brosman tests John Donne’s famous dictum, “Every man is an island,” in her essay on life, travel, and a sense of self. Voyeurism, stormy seas, and danger unite in Richard O’Mara’s recounting, while Robert Ashcom remembers a different kind of oceanic peril, writing about his adventures at sea as a young man in the fifties.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 47 Number 3, Summer 2013
Contributors include Collen Abel, Richard N. Bentley, Ciaran Berry, Mark Jay Brewin Jr., Ezra Carlsen, Robin Carstensen, Francesca Cauchi, Sharon Chmielarz, Joey Connelly, Weston Cutter, Julie Danho, Melissa Dickson, Bill Diskin, Paul Fleming, Jeffrey Galbraith, Graham Good, Graham Hillard, Suzanne Marie Hopcroft, Jessica Kinnison, Al Maginnes, John Phillips, Jason Primm, Matthew Siegel, Kara van de Graaf, Nic Walker, and Jody A. Zorgdrager.
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