Noble Things

Fiction Roxane Gay

Parker Coles Johnson VI was tired. He missed the way things were. He missed fast food, the way he bit into a French fry and steam filled his mouth, grease coated his tongue, and for hours, he could feel the grit of salt in his teeth. All the fast food restaurants were empty now, boarded up or  [...]

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Issue 21

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21

Summer 2014

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Roxane Gay is the author of the novel An Untamed State (Grove Atlantic) and the essay collection Bad Feminist, which Harper Perennial will publish in August of 2014. The co-editor of PANK and the essays editor for The Rumpus, she teaches writing at Eastern Illinois University.

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