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36.1 & 2

Vol. 36.1, Summer 2011

Volume 36, Number 1 & 2
Summer 2011
Cover Art (front): "Because the Past is Not the Past," acrylics and enamel, by Matt Straub
Cover Art (back): "Unfinished Business", acrylics and enamel, by Matt Straub

Table of Contents

  1. Editor's Notex

The 2011 Editors' Awards

  1. Nonfiction:
  2. Christopher Dickens - Resurrections13
  3. Tim Bascom - Checkpoint31
  1. Fiction:
  2. Renato Escudero - Barrio de mi Corazón41
  3. Kyle Michel Sullivan - Desert Land59
  1. Poetry:
  2. Laura Read - For the Bible Tells Me So70
  3. Laura Read - "A Woman Was Raped Here"72
  4. Laura Read - The Goose Girl74
  5. Timothy Geiger - Animal Soul76
  6. Timothy Geiger - Spells and Prayers77
  7. Timothy Geiger - Babicka78

Nonfiction

  1. Ira Sukrungruang - Wild Boys. Chicago Boys. Dumb Boys.81
  2. Naton Leslie - Odd Jobs87
  3. Stephanie Elizondo Griest - A Sort of Homecoming113
  4. Tony Whedon - Killings145
  5. Thomas C. Gibbs - Knit Hats195
  6. Heather Kirn Lanier - The Dentist's Girlfriend229

Fiction

  1. Stefanie Freele - Bread So Thick It Keeps Her Warm85
  2. José Skinner - Plots103
  3. Dana Kroos - Pillar Street161
  4. Laura Kasischke - The Barge179
  5. Roy Kesey - Wall185
  6. Janice Dvorak - Miramar High School, 1978201
  7. Diane Glancy - from The Catch203

Poetry

  1. Anne Barngrover - Morning After, Scorned80
  2. David A. Axelrod - Nelly Sachs Park, Berlin98
  3. David A. Axelrod - Dream of the Magic Head99
  4. David A. Axelrod - Impromptu100
  5. Cody Todd - O 15th Letter102
  6. Dave Nielsen - Poem at 2 a.m.112
  7. Terry Blackhawk - Ginkgo Autumn139
  8. Terry Blackhawk - Wild Bird Rescue in Key West142
  9. David Shattuck - Three Hiroshige Prints158
  10. Clay Matthews - Food City160
  11. Kathleen Driskell - Oyster Fork Ode168
  12. Kathleen Driskell - Elegy with Fruit Knife169
  13. Suzannah Gilman - On Living with a Famous Poet202
  14. Bruce Snider - Ode to the Midwest Wind228

Graphic Narrative

  1. Lydia Conklin - Loony170

Interview

  1. Tiffany Curtis - Places, People, and the Paranormal: A Conversation With Becky Hagenston132

Art

  1. Matt Straub - It Always Ends in Hot Lead144
  2. Matt Straub - Easter Sunday184
  3. Matt Straub - Midnight Out on the Hogbacks248
  4. Matt Straub - Artist Bio249

Reviews

  1. John Pearson - I Wore the Ocean in the Shape of a Girl, by Kelle Groom232
  2. Russ Kesler - Honeycomb, by Carol Frost234
  3. Ned Balbo - Kiss Me, Stranger, by Ron Tanner236
  4. Thom Dawkins - Makeshift Instructions for Vigilant Girls, by Erika Meitner239
  5. Erica Dawson - Panic, by Laura McCullough241
  6. Jonas Mueller - Everything, by Kevin Canty243
  7. Alex Pollack - Happy: A Memoir, by Alex Lemon245
  1. Contributors250

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