v. 19 (2016)
Meridel Le Seur Essay winner
“The Persephone Complex” by Leslie Jamison
Water~Stone Review Fiction Prize
“World Cup” by Saba Waheed
Writer’s Interview with Rick Moody
Open. Shut. Open.
Folio curated by Minneapolis College of Art & Design
Fiction, Poetry, CNF by Mary Moore Easter, May Lee-Yang,
Eleanor Lerman, Donald Platt, Patricia Smith, Meg Tuite,
Mai Der Vang, Kao Kalia Yang, Lex Williford, Bryan Thao Worra.
Book Review by Stan Sanvel Rubin
ORIGINS: Spirit of Eve, 2015, by Bobby Rogers
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Come see us at the Twin Cities Book Festival, with several other Hamline University publications and organizations.This will be your first opportunity to see and purchase Volume 19 in person! Saturday, October 15, 2016. 10-5 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
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