Interview | Shylah Hamilton and Vreni Michelini-Castillo

Under oak trees, on a table surrounded by two small bouquets of chamomile, I watched Shylah Hamilton, a filmmaker and fiction writer, and rapper Vreni Michelini-Castillo perform a ceremony designed to facilitate creativity and self-reflection. I listened to their thoughts on creativity, racism, and colonization--how these topics affect marginalized artists--and wondered why my life isn’t right.

2019-09-29T20:55:05-04:00August 2018|INTERVIEWS|

Interview | Ana Božičević

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="22273" img_size="600x400" alignment="center" style="vc_box_rounded"][vc_column_text] Ana Božičević in conversation with Vi Khi Nao Joy of Missing Out by Ana Božicevic. Birds LLC, $18 trade paper (100p) ISBN 978-0-9914298-7-5   VKN:

2017-09-19T21:08:18-04:00September 2017|INTERVIEWS|

Interview | John Keene

John Keene—writer, translator, and Associate Professor of English and African American and African Studies at Rutgers University-Newark—published his collection of short fiction titled Counternarratives with New Directions last spring. As

2017-05-05T22:25:52-04:00July 2016|INTERVIEWS|

Kristin Chang

Cut the meat / to release its ghosts / Trade yourself / for a girl / who thinks meat is making / a comeback. In / fifth grade my teacher called me / a chink in the armor /

2019-09-29T10:59:40-04:00June 2016|INTERVIEWS, POETRY|


Mona Awad’s new book, 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl, is a bold, heartbreaking and humorous story of one woman's struggle with her weight in a culture that

2019-09-29T10:38:08-04:00March 2016|INTERVIEWS, X-GENRE|

Interview | Metatron

by Bükem Reitmayer Publishing is a labour of love. No one gets into it for the money or fame. Often it is a side project, something done in the wee

2016-02-10T23:17:04-05:00November 2015|INTERVIEWS|

Interview | Alex Dimitrov

by Megan Fernandes Alex Dimitrov came to Concordia University in Montreal on Thursday, March 5th for a campus-wide reading. The following day he came to speak to my class, “Queer Sexuality and

2016-02-10T23:17:15-05:00March 2015|INTERVIEWS|