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ISSUE

21

Summer 2014

“She regrets not what was, but what should have been, could have been.” —Marie NDiaye's self-portrait in green; Roxane Gay at war; Edward Carey on seeing and being seen; Rachel Farbiarz and Stefania Heim on Memorial Hill; new fiction by Jensen Beach, Elizabeth Gaffney, and J. Robert Lennon; poems by Camille Rankine, Craig Morgan Teicher, Marina Tsvetaeva, and others; and introducing Jamel Brinkley.

Table of Contents


Public Event

Sara Majka

Brooklyn, NY | September 6

Sara Majka will read at the PowerHouse Arena as part of the Slice Literary Writers' Conference. Majka is a frequent contributor to A Public Space, and in 2016, A Public Space will publish her debut story collection in collaboration with Graywolf Press.

Public Access

David Potter

Dr. Kreutzer | APS 10

"On Wednesday nights, alone in the greenhouse, listening to Bach, Dr. Kreutzer e-mails notes to his worldwide circle of orchid aficionados, none of whom he has ever met." Read fiction from David Potter in APS 10.

Public Access

Matthea Harvey

If the Tabloids Are True What Are You?

I made myself a home. My house sighs, / has a hundred heartbeats, dimpled / cupboards and a pink mouth for a mailbox.

Congratulations to Matthea Harvey, whose collection of poems and artwork,If the Tabloids Are True What Are You?, is now out from Graywolf Press.


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