November 1, 2011 | Non-Reader Spotlight
In April, we ran our first ever "Hobart expert picks" for the 2011 baseball season. With the season just now over, we<a class="more" href="/web_features/hobart-picks-the-2011-season">... more</a>
November 1, 2011 | Interview
We All Participate In Our Own Self-Manifested Stories: An Interview with David Meiklejohn, Director of My Heart is an Idiot
Its been quite<a class="more" href="/web_features/we-all-participate-in-our-own-self-manifested-stories-nbsp-an-interview-with-david-meiklejohn-director-of-my-heart-is-an-idiot">... more</a>
Alan Stewart Carl
The Mayor, after several days of grieving, emerged from his hacienda at the hour that was once called lunch. He passed his guards, then slowly—laboriously—carried his voluminous frame through the streets, stopping at the square's one remaining café and ordering a well-cooked steak. The sun glared down from the cloudless sky and illuminated the Mayor, capturing him in full as he spread himself across a stool and held his knife and fork in a rehearsed display of indefatigable hope. There was still meat, he wanted the people to see. There was still a mayor. There was still a town, present and alive in that square.
Dark Sky is a fine new publisher whose books are strange<a class="more" href="/web_features/a-giant-swarming-storm-of-possibility-nbsp-interview-with-kevin-murphy-of-dark-sky-press">... more</a>
The epigraph to Alex Shakar’s Luminarium could be a request or a demand; “Lead me<a class="more" href="/web_features/cities-are-beautiful-creatures-nbsp-10-questions-for-alex-shakar">... more</a>
Kevin Wilson is the author of a story collection, Tunneling to the Center of the Earth(Ecco/Harper Perennial, 2009), and a novel, The Family Fang (Ecco, 2011). He lives and teaches in Sewanee, TN.Kevin Wilson is the author of a story collection, Tunneling to the Center of the Earth(Ecco/Harper Perennial, 2009), and a novel, The Family Fang (Ecco, 2011). He lives and teaches in Sewanee, TN.
The Vanishing Ball Player Moses Cage (1960 - ?) My hands, nets. My arms,<a class="more" href="/web_features/excerpt-from-the-big-book-of-forgotten-lunatics-volume-1">... more</a>
I'm an Asshole and My Life is Retarded: an interview with Julia Wertz by Elizabeth Ellen and her daughter, Andie V.
Elizabeth Ellen and Andie V.
Julia Wertz's first two<a class="more" href="/web_features/i-39-m-an-asshole-and-my-life-is-retarded-an-interview-with-julia-wertz-by-elizabeth-ellen-and-her-daughter-andie-v">... more</a>