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The Lost Daughter Collective by Lindsey Drager made me ache deep inside for all the daughters whose loss throbs in their families’ bodies.

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One Month Left to Submit to BWR’s 2017 Contests!

Black Warrior Review is now accepting entries...
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Review: CHILDREN OF THE NEW WORLD by Alexander Weinstein

Children of the New World Alexander Weinstein...
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2017 Contest: An Interview with Flash Prose Judge Joyelle McSweeney

Joyelle McSweeney is the author of eight books...
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From the Archives: fragments from RECONSOLIDATION by Janice Lee, 2012 Nonfiction Contest Winner

There is a thin film of muteness over everything I now encounter, “ghost” just another word for “mother,” just another word for “memory,” just another word for “gone.”

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Free General Submission Period!

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43.2 Feature: An Interview with Sara Jane Stoner

I could say these poems are “about” how we all have our monsters on the inside and on the outside.

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An Interview with Yanara Friedland

I am less of a writer and more grounded in a tradition of chronicler, scribe, archivist; someone who moves between times and their respective archives, lifting and carrying materials across the heavy thresholds of so-called history and space.

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2016 Contest: Nonfiction Runner-up THE FUTURE OF THE LYING BODY by Sarah Cook

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Review: OVERPOUR by Jane Wong

Overpour Jane Wong 2016 Action Books 99 pages...
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2017 Contest: An Interview with Poetry Judge Rachel McKibbens

Rachel McKibbens is a two-time New York...
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2017 Contest: A Conversation with Nonfiction Judge Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib

Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib is a poet, essayist, and...
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