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Jonathan Franzen on the art of fiction: “When I was younger, the main struggle was to be a 'good writer.' Now I more or less take my writing abilities for granted, although this doesn’t mean I always write well.” And Louise Erdrich on her heritage and being pigeonholed.
A novella by Péter Nádas, new fiction from Claire Vaye Watkins and Alexandra Kleeman.
A curated portfolio by David Salle featuring Amy Sillman and Tom McGrath.
Poems by Devin Johnston, Jim Moore, Maureen N. McLane, and more.
Plus, recollections and sketches by Saul Steinberg.
Alexandra Kleeman, Fairy Tale
Brian Blanchfield, Smalltown Lift Full Text
Albert Goldbarth, Minnows, Darters, Sturgeon
Dana Levin, In Honor of Xipe
Jim Moore, Blood in Our Headlights, Car Wrecked, the Boar Dead
Damion Searls, 808 A.D. Full Text
Matthew Thorburn, Pylsur
Peter Matthiessen, Thomas Guinzburg Full Text