Fall 2016

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Poetry
Everything I Do, I Do in Winter  Avia Tadmor
Sita In Lanka   Urvashi Bahuguna
To Be Guided Caitlin Dwyer
The Journey Susan Ayres 
Between Skin Cameron Barnett
Don’t disappear into the blue Translation by Chiara Frenquellucci and Gwendolyn Jensen

Fiction
Good Education Jay Carson

Flash Fiction
LEAPS Seth Clabough
There is a Funeral in the City Sida Li

Creative Nonfiction
They Used to Call Me Kolya Zhanna Slor
Because You’re Somebody’s Wife Now Reilly Cundiff
Ambivalent Demon Brent Livingood

Ruhi Dayanim Poetry Prize Winner
Midnights — Gary Works Lin Kaatz Chary

2016 ODU College Poetry Prize: Graduate
You Were an Interesting Case (Winner) Ellie White
Mastectomy (Honorable Mention) Amanda Gomez

2016 ODU College Poetry Prize: Undergraduate
Night (Winner) Marcus Jamison
Our Dance (Honorable Mention) ArLynn Parker

2016 Norton Girault Prize in Fiction
The Gas Men (Winner) Eric Cipriani
Frisson (Honorable Mention) JD Scott

Interviews from the 39th Annual Literary Festival – Strange Bedfellows: Literature and Politics
Size Does Matter: Karan Mahajan on Small Bombs and American Politics and Literature Dexter Gore
Politics of Empathy: An Interview with Colum McCann Emily Howell
The Transformative Power of Imagination: An Interview with Azar Nafisi Amanda Gomez
Interview with Rashod Ollison Tyler Beckett
Interview with Elmaz Abinader Lin Kaatz Chary
Interview with Etgar Keret Jackie Mohan

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Cover Art: “Untitled” by John Solomon

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