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Book Album Book: Parquet Courts, Wide Awake!

Jeff T. Johnson

07.19.18

“No apologies / and fuck Tom Brady,” sings Parquet Courts in the second edition of Jeff T. Johnson’s Book Album Book, this month on the review of their new album Wide Awake!”

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Charon, Crossing the River Styx

Alyssa Proujansky

07.18.18

“Tch-aron, Kh-aron, Sh-aron, spelled with a Ch- (like the largest of the five known moons of the dwarf planet Pluto, like the underworld ferryman of ancient Greek myth): I never knew how exactly to pronounce the name of the self-professed self-help guru I worked for, the year after I graduated from college.” New fiction by Alyssa Proujansky.

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Eden Comes Easily to Mind: Nine Questions with Visual Poet Catherine Bresner

Jason Teal

07.16.18

Catherine Bresner opens up in conversation with Jason Teal about the process of combining collage with poetry to create the “poetry comics” of her book, the empty season, spanning haunting public domain images and immersive collage works harmonized to summon powers of body horror and feminism.

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from FREAKOPHONE WORLD

Madison McCartha

07.13.18

“we can squelch a little harder— / above our cilia / the meat-planet begins its muscular / eclipse” New work by Madison McCartha.

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“Noodlin” & “Skirl”

Alex Gregor

07.11.18

“Larry fell off the turnip truck wound up in a drain ditch with a plastic grocery sack tied over his head in a top knot.” New fiction by Alex Gregor.

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Skinny Legend

Frankie Allegra

07.09.18

Frankie Allegra explores internet stalking and the spectacle of self in this consideration of a recent online social media persona obsession of her own.

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Actual Tiny Tigers: A Review of DOUBLE BIRD by Bud Smith

Josh Denslow

07.05.18

The unreal melds with the real in Bud Smith’s new collection of short fiction, Double Bird. Josh Denslow reviews.

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The Man with No Face

Peter Markus

07.03.18

“At night, the man with no face lifts his no face face. It is as if it is a raised up hand. As if to ask for help. There is no help in these woods.” New fiction by Peter Markus.

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I Still Wander Through Graveyards: An Interview with Lauren Ireland

Jon-Michael Frank

07.02.18

Lauren Ireland in conversation with Jon-Michael Frank about devastation, crystals, death, and her third book of poems, Feelings.

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IN SEARCH OF DUENDE: SHADOWED! IS A 2018 AFTERIMAGE OF ELLEN ROTHENBERG’S 2015 EXHIBITION

August Evans

06.28.18

“Encountering SHADOWED! for me was very much this feeling—of how to navigate, moment by moment, the real kernel of a passed thing.” The duende of Ellen Rothenberg’s 2015 solo exhibition, elsetime, and the 2018 book that examines it, Green Lantern Press’s SHADOWED!.