Wednesday
Dec152010

Issue Seventeen

December 2010


Letter from the Editor
Matt Bell

FICTION

Landolfi's Skin
Brian Kubarycz

Field Reports
by Susan McCarty

What the Fuck is an Electrolyte?
Mike Young

The Way of the Rider
Jarrett Haley

NOVEL EXCERPTS

Zone
Mathias Énard

The Cosmopolitans
Nadia Kalman

Haywire
Thaddeus Rutkowski

POETRY

Stargazing
Keith Montesano

Oración por Tim Cook
Justin Bigos

Implied Color
Bruce Cohen

The Traveling Line
Portrait of a Pig as a Bird
Jenny George

NON-FICTION

The Monkey House
Rachel Yoder

BOOK REVIEWS

Museum of the Weird by Amelia Gray
reviewed by Nick Kocz

Extraordinary Renditions by Andrew Ervin
reviewed by Charles Holdefer

Best European Fiction 2011 edited by Aleksandar Hemon
reviewed by Anna Clark

Big Bright Sun by Nate Pritts and Wolf Face by Matt Hart
reviewed by Jeremy Benson

Bring Down the Little Birds by Carmen Giménez Smith
reviewed by Jena Salon

CONTRIBUTORS' NOTES