44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Angela Pelster

44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Angela Pelster

Angela Pelster’s most recent book Limber won the Great Lakes Colleges Association New Writer Award in Nonfiction, and was a finalist for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay. Her work has also appeared in Granta, The Kenyon Review, River...
Review: OF THIS NEW WORLD by Allegra Hyde

Review: OF THIS NEW WORLD by Allegra Hyde

Of This New World Allegra Hyde 2016 University of Iowa Press 124 pages Review by TYLER CORBRIDGE   Of This New World, the debut collection of short stories from Allegra Hyde and winner of the 2016 John Simmons Award from the University of Iowa Press, is a book about...
44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by L. Vella

44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by L. Vella

L. Vella has poems that have appeared in or are forthcoming from Spork, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Birdfeast, and Sugar House Review. She is a graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop and currently lives and works in Iowa City. Dear Kaleidoscope: On...
Review: LIKE A BEAST by Carly Joy Miller

Review: LIKE A BEAST by Carly Joy Miller

Like a Beast Carly Joy Miller Winner of the 2016 Rick Campbell Chapbook Award Anhinga Press 28 pages   Review by M.K. FOSTER   Though it ‘be but little, it is fierce’— Carly Joy Miller’s debut, prize-winning chapbook makes no bones about the bloody love-hate...
44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Jill Schepmann

44.1 Feature: Craft Essay by Jill Schepmann

Jill Schepmann’s work has appeared in Parcel, Midwestern Gothic, Afro-Hispanic Review, and NPR’s All Things Considered, and in 2013 one of her stories received a notable mention in The Best American Essays. She has been a regular contributor to This Week...