July 12, 2016
As a child, I spent summers getting to know San Juan. For ten years, I grew from an adolescent into a young man, and alongside me, the city of San Juan also began to age. I returned there just last year, to finds the birthplace of my mother unrecognizable. Gone was the romance of its cobbled streets and tiny late-night markets where you could fetch a drink and chopped chicken platters for cheap... read more >
June 24, 2016
Two people talking about the weather has never been so insightful or enlightening. Kristina Marie Darling and John Gallaher’s astounding Ghost / Landscape’s show that talking about the weather doesn’t have to be awkward filler... read more >
The flaw in the pattern
12 thoughts on wilderness, Overland Track, Tasmania – Day 5
by Rachael Mead
June 10, 2016
1. The deep blue bowl of sky, the microbial cities in the folds of my skin.
2. Web, palimpsest, machine – nothing can capture it. All we can say is what it is not...
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June 30, 2016
Karl Luntta’s Swimming offers readers a global view of modern life. With settings in Africa, America and Europe, Luntta shows how finding real relationships among intracultural backgrounds is still possible. Although there are shared locations and plot points in many of Luntta’s stories; they are all distinct, connected only by the theme of human interaction... read more >
June 17, 2016
Samuel Jablon’s latest collection Life is Fine was up at Arts+Leisure and featured some great mixed media work on wood. We caught up with him for a few questions.
F: In the scope of your latest collection, what did you want to accomplish?
SJ: I wanted to the paintings to be about painting, and I wanted the letters to almost dissolve into the paint...
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Art by Clay Witt, poetry by Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda, fiction by Stephen Wade.
Fiction by Peter Liu, poetry by Jonathan Greenhause, memoir by Verity Barudin.
Poetry by Vanessa Blakeslee, paintings by Vadis Turner, and a review of Boy.
Art by Kehinde Wiley, fiction by Philip Kobylarz, and poetry by Nancy Carol Moody.
Billy Collins Interviewed, fiction by Erik Martiny, prose by Ori Fienberg.
Jacob M. Appel Interviewed, art by Yumi Sakugawa, essay by Sean Carswell
Poetry by Sarah Palin Erased, interview by Phillip Gross, short story by Erik Martiny, essay by Jeffrey Skinner, art by Paul Kolker
Poetry by Annie Christain, interview by Aurelie Sheehan, fiction by Julia Fine, essay by Kirk Nesset, art curated by Owen Duffy
Poetry by Nandini Dhar, interview by Sean Street, fiction by Patrick Wilson, essay by Salpi Vartivarian, art by Nance Van Winkle
Poetry by Chen Chen, Art by Noah Becker, Interview by Chris Belden, Fiction by Elisa Wolf, Essay by Jay Varner