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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Fall 2017

Our Fall 2017 features include the winners of the 2017 Raymond Carver Contest with Guest Judge Pinckney Benedict: David J. Wingrave, Patrick Holloway, Zachary Lunn, Edward Hamlin, Catherine Malcynsky. New poetry by Marianne Chen, Kathryn Merwin, Brionne Janae, Anne Champion, and Cady Vishniac, and new nonfiction by Andrew Wingfield and Amanda Parrish Morgan. Additional features include Alison McCabe in Decline/Accept, interviews with the short story authors, illustrations by Justin Burks, and a Q&A with Sheila Black and Alexandra van de Kamp.

In this issue of Gravel, find poetry by Rizwan Akhtar, George Eklund, Anastasia Vassos, Matt Nagin, and more; nonfiction by M. M. Adjarian, Kristin Barendsen, Richard Furman, and Jonathan Litten; and flash/hybrid by Gershon Ben-Avraham, Jean-Luc Bouchard, Katie Young Foster, L.L. Madrid, Yong Takahashi, Connor Walsh, and Beth Gilstrap and Jim Warner. Fiction by Emma Burcart, Terry Sanville, Mir-Yashar Seyedbagheri, and Emily Stoddard and one book review by Stephanie Papa. Plus multimedia by six artists.

This month, we feature Gretchen Stiteler with “Fable of a Houseplant” in fiction, “Sweater of Wasps” by Raina K. Puels in poetry, and Caroline Johnson with “The New Losers” in nonfiction. The art accompanying this monht's writing is by Nancy Gordon, Danae Wolfe, and Nancy Dorman-Hickson.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 12 Number 2, Fall 2017 online

This issue features short fiction by Dara Passano and Murali Kamma; essays by Lauren Fath; poetry by Grant Clauser, P. Ivan Young, Milla van der Have, Sandra Kolankiewicz, Ken Autrey, Athena Kildegaard, Matthew Murrey, Floyd Cheung, Gail Peck, Stan Sanvel Rubin, Richard Jones, and Andrea Jackson; and a cover photograph by Nicholas A. Tonelli.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 23 Number 2, Autumn 2017

Our Autumn 2017 issue features the Santa Fe poet Christien Gholson interviewed along with a generous selection of his poetry. Included also are translations from the work of Alberto Blanco (Mexico), Astrid Cabral (Brazil), Elisabeth Schmeidel (Austria), Ute von Funcke (Germany), Siomara España (Ecuador) and Juan Romero Vinueza (Ecuador). Short fiction by Jeanine Alberto, Joe Baumann, Michael Bradburn-Ruster, Ye Chun, and Mitch Zigler. New poetry by such poets as John Bradley, Stephanie Dickinson, Lara Gularte, J. Todd Hawkins, Patty Dickson Pieczka and Anthony Seidman.

The Flexible Persona Volume 2 Number 2, the Corporeal Issue, features work by Natalie Crick, Shelley Elkovich, Elizabeth Genovise, Mark Jacobs, Aharon Levy, Shannon O’Shea, Eric Pankey, Amber Parker, Rush Rankin, Heather Siegel, Daryl Sznyter, and Marko Köppe.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 2 Issue 3, September 2017

Our newest issue had a bunch of exciting work just waiting for you to discover it. Literature by Shamecca Farrow, Rosa Nagle, Kasey Donovan, Robert S. Dawson, Alexander Rigby, Danielle Dunagan, Gina Marrelli, Mark Babin, and Hailey Sanden; art by Erika L. Block, Adeline Wright, and Alex Duensing; and interviews with musician Gavin Dunne from Miracle of Sound and Erin Reynolds, the creative director of Flying Mollusk and the developer of Nevermind.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date October 2017 online

In the October 2017 issue of Literary Juice, find fiction by Linda Juliano (“Over the Edge”); poetry by Bruce McRae (“Say Me”), Bret Hoveskeland (“My Father’s Uniform Hanging in My Closet”), Jenue Brosinski (“Unintentional”), and Martin J. Gallagher (“No Time Like the Present); and pulp by Stephen Oram (“Error”). Plus, a covere photo by Jim Zola.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Fall 2017 online

Our Fall 2017 issue is here, with a cover by Sara Shields, and 24 poets, 38 poems, and 18 recordings for your viewing, reading, and listening pleasure: leaf kotasek, Dani Spinosa, Jasmine Sky, Andrew Warner, Elaine Woo, Brian Jerrold Koester, James Cagney, Emma Winsor Wood, Simon Perchik, Conyer Clayton, Sergio A. Ortiz, Elana Wolff, Tara Borin, Jocko Benoit, Jennifer van Alstyne, Dessa Bayrock, Sara Shields, Laura Yan, Natalie Crick, Savana Scott Leslie, Ben Gallagher, Lynne Viti, Christopher Levenson, Dominique Bernier-Cormier, and Erin Krish.

In our second issue, find lyric essays by Cleo Aukland, Rosemarie Dombrowski, Robert Vivan, Abby Pullen, Lena Ziegler, Joseph Reich, Joshua Hun Baker, and Mary Pacific Curtis.

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

The Fall 2017 issue features poetry by RE Wilson, Marilee Richards, Roseanna Boswell, Cynthia Bargar, Adele Wegner, Laura Beasley, David C. Hall, Tamara Hart, Brendan Constantine, and Jiesha Stephens; fiction by Rick Krizman and Robert Fromberg; and visual art by Don Swartzentruber, Mizuki Nishiyama, and Shushanik Karapetyan, plus, interviews with the artists and writers.

The Autumn issue features paintings by Bo Bartlett, fiction by Allison Field Bell, Claire Davis, S. P. Tenhoff, and Tim Griffith, essays by Marilyn Abildskov, Renee Branum, and Alexis Lathem, and poetry by Karin Gottshall, Esteban Rodriguez, Sally Rosen Kindred, Emily Blair, Christian Wessels, J. Allyn Rosser, Eric Pankey, Jay Leeming, Rodney Gomez, William Trowbridge, Dean Rader, and Philip Schultz.

In this year’s back-to-school issue, we’ve got more lessons than you can imagine, histories you’ve always sensed but never had a chance to hear. Art by Ayana V Jackson. Poetry by Joan Houlihan & Carl Phillips. Fiction by Miljenko Jergovic & Menekse Toprak. Essays by Ivan M. Havel & Alicia Ostriker.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 75, October 2017 online

This month’s featured selection: “Contemporary Faroese and Danish Poetry,” introduced by Randi Ward, includes work by Daniella Louisa Andreasen, Marianne Koluda Hansen, Sissal Kampmann, Benny Andersen, Oddfríður Marni Rasmussen, Tove Meyer, Guðrið Helmsdal, Niels Lyngsø, Tóroddur Poulsen, Yahya Hassan, and Vónbjørt Vang. Adam Tavel reviews Light into Bodies by Nancy Chen Long, and Michael Gregory Stephens comments on “Angels on Second Avenue: The Lower East Side When Poetry Was the World.” Poetry this month features William Trowbridge, Sydney Lea, Ruy Belo, Eric Pankey, DeWitt Henry, Diann Blakely, and more.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 211 Number 1, October 2017

The October 2017 issue features poems by Carl Phillips, Jorie Graham, Harmony Holiday, Karen An-Hwei Lee and many other great poets writing today. A special “The View From Here” section, an occasional feature in which people from various fields comment on their experience of poetry, includes Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked, which was made into a musical of the same name.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 91 Number 3, Fall 2017

Our Fall issue includes the tender yet intense poetry of the late Fadwa Soleiman, translated from the Arabic by Marilyn Hacker, alongside two-time NEA fellowship recipient Donald Platt and José Angel Araguz, a CantoMundo fellow and author of six chapbooks and two collections. Our prose offerings include the beautifully hewn essay “The Shape of My Mother’s Body" by Melissa R. Sipin and "Public Swim" by Elizabeth Lindsey Rogers, as well as fiction from Brazilian author Avital Gad-Cykman and Caitlin Kindervatter-Clark, a Steinbeck fellow. All this and more from many more writers, both new and familiar.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 44, Fall 2017

The small, ordinary moments are the measure of our lives—the choices we make to grow our worlds or to contract them. In Issue No. 44: Small, we’re exploring what happens when we choose smallness over largeness. The stories, poems, and artwork all hold up those tiny fragments of time, turning them over and noticing how they burn brightly in the stories of our lives. Featuring poetry from Raven Leilani and Dave Harrity; visual art from Patrice Sullivan; and the 2017 William Van Dyke Short Story Prize recipients April Vazquez, Andrew McCuaig, and Monica Jimenez—awarded by judge LaToya Watkins.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 29 Number 3, Autumn 2017

Sometimes a confused writer asks, “What do you mean by that theme?” The answer is always, “We don’t know. What do you think it means?” THEMA’s themes are vague on purpose. Does “The Missing Letters” refer to correspondence in envelopes? Is it letters of the alphabet that have gone astray? Or something else? All of the above, from the shockingly misinterpreted spelling in Andrew M. Seddon’s “The Man Who Collected Gods,” to a curious revelation in a haunting crossword puzzle in Denise Heinze’s “The Grid,” to John Grey’s poem, “A_DY’S DI_ER.” Something's missing!

Celebrating six years, Issue 25 of Under the Gum Tree features work by Deborah Meltvedt, Jennifer Cross, Lisa Roylance, Leslie Jill Patterson, Daniel Blokh, Arielle Silver, Christopher L. Morrow, Laura Grace Weldon, Rebecca Fish Ewan, and Jacqueline Doyle, with art by Michael Joseph and cover artist Adrian Hartfield.

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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 10, October 2017 online

Issue 10 of wildness features poetry from Cynthia Manick, Eric Pankey, Elizabeth Scanlon, Clint Smith, and others, as well as fiction and nonfiction from Janice Lee and David Rompf, and an interview with Inua Ellams.

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