Matthea Harvey 147 pages Graywolf Press By: BETHANY STARTIN “When I say we I mean/me in a wide wide dress,” Matthea Harvey writes in “On Intimacy,” her words illustrated by a silhouette of a woman clothed in a Georgian-era ball gown. Throughout If the Tabloids Are True, What...Read More
A reading by Bei Dao, Bankhead Visiting Writers Series, November 2005 All readings are made possible by an endowment from the Bankhead Foundation, the Program in Creative Writing, the Department of English, and the College of Arts and Sciences. Books, as well as keepsake...Read More
Black Warrior Review and NANO Fiction will be traveling to Atlanta, Georgia to participate in The Letters Festival, a three-day literary event bringing together pivotal writers from around the country for live readings, writing workshops, discussions, and a book market. Taking...Read More
Juliana Spahr, University of Alabama Bankhead Visiting Writer’s Series, 2009 All readings were made possible by an endowment from the Bankhead Foundation, the Program in Creative Writing, the Department of English, and the College of Arts and Sciences. Books, as well as...Read More
Black Warrior Review is named after the river that borders the campus of The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. The city, river, and journal derive their names from the sixteenth-century Indian chief Tuscaloosa, whose name comes from two words of Creek or Choctaw origin—tusca (warrior) and lusa (black).
Established in 1974 by graduate students in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Alabama, Black Warrior Review publishes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and art …