Now We Can All Go Home
3 Novellas in Homage to Chekhov
by: Catherine Browder
In a tour de force of the imagination, Catherine Browder deeply inhabits the point of view of central characters from three Chekhov plays--and creates the continuation of their lives in three convincing, charming and moving novellas. ...
Winner of the G.S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fictiion
A fiction debut by Lauren Cobb, chosen by author Kelly Cherry for the G. S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction, Boulevard Women is a collection of linked stories about the evolving friendships of three women—a teeneager, a forty...
Winner of the John Ciardi Prize for Poetry selected by Kevin Prufer
Beauty Mark, a poetry collection by Suzanne Cleary, was chosen by Kevin Prufer for the John Ciardi Prize for Poetry. Beauty Mark uses images and subjects drawn from American popular culture to find transcendent meanings in the na...
Kansas City Literary Events
This isssue includes an interview with Buck O'Neil and writing by Ted Kooser and Dan Quisenberry + others.