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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 14 Number 4, May-June 2018 online

In this issue, find poetry by Emily Stephenson, Michael Dougherty, Reme Terrelonge, and more; Leah Oates featured in our photographer spotlight; and Courtney Kenny Porto in an artist spotlight. Interviewed this issue: Bill Luvaas, Medni & Keith Obadike, Guinotte Wise, and Leland Sklar. Also in this issue: Mark Levy, Kristin Hallows, Galanty Miller, Steve Poleskie, Candice Watkins, Lilvia Soto, and more.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 22, Summer 2018 online

It's ALIVE! Issue #22 Cleaver Magazine! Graphic narrative by Emily Steinberg; intermedia by Francesco Levato; and poetry by Elaine Cannell, Natalie Kawam, Jonathan Louis Duckworth, Hussain Ahmed, Cait Weiss Orcutt, William Wells, Levi Andalou, Simon Perchik, Jake Montgomery, and Mary Lou Buschi. Flash by Heidia Anvar, Christina Sun, Jacqueline Gabbitas, Joshua Wetjen, Erin Blue Burke, David Nolan, Ron Riekki, Mariah Gese, Erin Pienaar, Jennifer Solheim, Cathy Ulrich, and Lynn Oseguera. Short stories by Nick Kolakowski, Laura Knight Moretz, Sarah Bradley, T.C. Jones, Matt Whelihan, Jennifer Turnquist, and Gloria Yuen. Creative nonfiction by Sahalie Angell Martin, Emily Wick, Z. Schuff, and William Hengst.

This issue includes a special feature on 16 Poets/Editors, 19 poets NEW to Sheila-Na-Gig online, and 15 returning contributors, including Ace Boggess, Devon Balwit, Steve Klepetar, Susan Richardson, Marc Swan, and others.

Sky Island Journal’s stunning fifth issue features poetry, flash fiction, and creative nonfiction from every region of the United States and countries all around the globe. Accomplished, well-established authors are published—side by side—with fresh, emerging voices. Readers are provided with a powerful, focused, advertising-free literary experience that transports them: one that challenges them intellectually and moves them emotionally. Always free-access, and always advertising-free, discover what 20,000 readers in 113 countries already know. The finest new writing from around the world is now at your fingertips.

In the latest issue, find poetry by Caylin Capra-Thomas, Kim Hyesoon translated by Lauren Albin, Nathan McClain, Amy Meng; fiction by Aria Curtis and Brendan Stephens; and creative nonfiction by Pamela Baker and William Torrey. The 2017 Southeast Review Narrative Nonfiction Contest finalists and winner, Erica Berry, are also in this issue, as well as the 2017 World's Best Short-Short Story Contest with finalists and winner Greta Schuler, and the 2017 Gearhart Poetry Contest with finalist Christopher Childers and winner Jed Myers.

The Summer 2018 issue of Still Point Arts Quarterly features art and photography by Lynn Chen (Oriental Beauty), Hugh Moss (Master of the Water, Pine and Stone Retreat), Patricia Steele Raible (Shades of Gray); and fiction and non-fiction by Peter Azrak (God as Feminine), Gary Beck (An Assertion of Poetry), James G. Brueggemann (Chartres Blue), Vincent Louis Carrella (Blackberry Pie), Barbara Haas (Wrestling with Russia), Michael Paul Hogan (From a Distance: The Photography of Paul Polydorou), Jane Anne Staw (What My Father Taught Me), and Janet Sunderland (The Solitary Watcher). This issue also features images from Still Point Art Gallery's exhibition: Still Point X.

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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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 8, June 2018 online

Foundry’s eighth issue features poems by Ana Božičević, Matt Broaddus, dezireé a. brown, Jenny Drai, Chera Hammons, Ricardo Hernandez, Lisa Olstein, Curtis Perdue, Karen Rigby, Montreux Rotholtz, Keenan Teddy Smith, Andy Stallings, Lynne Thompson, and Seema Yasmin.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date June 2018 online

The June issue of The Lake is now online featuring Faiza Anum, Carl Boon, Mark Blayney, Lorraine Carey, Louis Gallo, M. J. Iuppa, Karen Poppy, Jane Salmons, Claudia Serea, Bruce Taylor, Terry Tierney. Reviews of Grant Tarbard’s Rosary of Ghosts and Rodney Wood’s Dante Called You Beatrice.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 83, June 2018 online

This month’s Featured Selection features work by Gerry LaFemina with a video interview with the poet by Nancy Mitchell. Tyrone Williams reviews While Standing in Line for Death by CAConrad. Essays and Comment by Alexander Dickow with “Poetry, Sentimentality, and the Laugh Track Compulsion.” Poetry selections by Tiberiu Neacșu, Ron Smith, Sally Bliumis-Dunn, Nin Andrews, Lydia Davis, Laure-Anne Bosselaar, Helen Bournas-Ney, Heather Altfeld, Gregory Orr, Donald Revell, Carolyn Guinzio, and Bruce Cohen.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 212 Number 3, June 2018

Issue featuring poetry and prose by Native Poets. Guest edited by Heid E. Erdrich.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 60, Summer 2018

The stereotypes about athletes and poets might make it seem like an odd combination, but poetry lives everywhere, and stereotypes need to be broken. The summer issue of Rattle features 22 poets who break the mold—professional athletes from the NFL and NBA, tennis pros, soccer players, weightlifters, marathon runners, and more—capped off with a wide-ranging conversation with semi-pro basketball player and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Stephen Dunn. As these poets explain in a particularly interesting contributor notes section, poetry and athletics fit together like a hand in a ball-glove. The open section will make you laugh and cry as always, with a little more formal verse than usual, and an epic “Choose Your Own Adventure” poem by Caroline N. Simpson, which also adds a splash of color art for the first time in years.

This issue features work by Laurie Borggreve, Douglas Cole, AR Dugan, Chloe Hedden, Richard Hoffman, A.C. Koch, Anastasia Komarova, Kacper Kowalski, Maria Martinez-Cañas, Julia Randall, Mary Reilly, Keiji Shinohara, Sharon Stepman, and Lynne Viti.

This issue of Catamaran homes in on the human experience, from the personal to the ontological. Our cover art is by Bay Area based painter Rolland Petersen, whose 60 year painting career is legendary, and whose wife Caryl is his model and muse. Alison Harris's story "The Knot" and Varda Fiszbein's "The Transparent Scarf" illustrate the beauty of chance encounters. Thomas Christensen gives us an informative survey of the prevailing theories of what constitutes life in his essay "La Vie en Rose." Poet Farnaz Fatemi stuns us with her viscerality, depening the artistic narrative. The paintings of Jason E. Carter illustrate the shades of suburban life in his "Domestic" series.

Chagrin River Review is back from a short hiatus with all new poetry and prose in its Spring 2018 issue. This 11th issue features poetry by Paul Hostovsky, Mercedes Lawry, Chris Lilley, Johnnie Clemens May, T. J. McGuire, Jeremy Schnotala, Wendy Scott, and Karen Weyant; and fiction by Christopher Acker, Grace Campbell, and Jennifer Porter.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 32 Number 1, Spring/Summer 2018

The latest issue of Concho River Review features fiction by Deborah Nedelman, E.K. Ota, Jeff Pearson, and Sally Wagner; nonfiction by Laura Bernstein-Machlay, Melissa Knox, and Debbie Williams; poetry by twenty-three poets, including Jonathan Bracker, Robert Cooperman, Lyman Grant, Laura Quinn Guidry, Joan Payne Kincaid, Richard Krohn, Matthew Spireng, Larry D. Thomas, Terri Tucker, David Vancil, T.D. Walker, and Jerry Whitus ; and six book reviews.

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