No. 28

Belonging and excluded, borders and crossings, the solid and the porous. From evening to day, imagined to real. The populous and the particular. This is an issue about dualities. Inside and outside, and the interstitial between.

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Wislawa Szymborska

"As we watch (and live through) all the mess and tragedy happening around us (and inside us), let’s console ourselves with a poet who knows what it means to live in a moment of crisis." Ilya Kaminsky hosts an #APStogether reading of Wislawaa Szymborska's poetry. Join us.


John L’Heureux

"Human lives, fictional and otherwise, are not easy equations... we are something altogether wilder." The Rumpus reviews John L'Heureux's The Heart Is a Full-Wild Beast, "the kind of book you’d want on your shelf." Order your copy here.



A new series of free virtual book clubs, hosted by Garth Greenwell, Elizabeth McCracken, Claire Messud, Ayana Mathis, Carl Phillips, Ilya Kaminsky, Ed Park, Elliott Holt, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Aimee Bender, and others.

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