restricted access   Volume 38, Number 1, Winter 2018

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note

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Features

Winner of the 2016 G. B. Crump Prize for Experimental Fiction

A Brief History of One Bath

pp. 137-143
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Folio: Contemporary French Fiction

Introduction

p. 65
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an excerpt from Daewoo

pp. 66-70
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an excerpt from The Child Who

pp. 71-75
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The Ordinary Disaster

pp. 76-80
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an excerpt from To See the World

pp. 81-85
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Folio: Contemporary Eastern European Poetry

Translator’s Introduction to Stella Vinitchi Radulescu

p. 112
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Excerpts from Journal with Closed Eyes

pp. 113-116
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Translator’s Introduction to Sergey Gandlevsky

p. 117
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[My elderly youth, my youthful old age], and: [Finally, a dad gives a puppy], and: [I ignored the corpus of my lyrics], and: [I like to watch myself taking a stroll], and: [In the clinic’s lobby, an hysteric’s scream]

pp. 118-122
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Translator’s Introduction to Inga Gaile

pp. 123-124
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Fog, and: For Zirgu Pasts, and: Daugava, Daugava, and: A Woman’s Happiness

pp. 125-131
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Translator’s Introduction to Claudiu Komartin

p. 132
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something essential about dreams, and: Love Poem, and: Together 1000 W, and: Preparations

pp. 133-136
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Fiction

Minotaur

pp. 3-10
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Here Is Night, Brothers, Here the Birds Burn

pp. 21-28
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Her Furniture

pp. 51-54
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Any A

p. 97
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Talking Story About Kilauea

pp. 153-159
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Nonfiction

It’s About Time

p. 39
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The Hem of Adulthood’s Skirt

pp. 105-109
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Blow

pp. 147-150
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Poetry

Gegenschein

pp. 1-2
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Portrait of an Administrator with Strategic Plan and Office Supplies

p. 11
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Under the Surface, a Sun, and: Oops

pp. 12-14
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Confinement Prayer, and: Playing Possum

pp. 15-16
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Chorus for the Impossible

pp. 17-18
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Ideal Proportions, and: Seasonal Affective Disorder

pp. 19-20
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Eggtooth

p. 29
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Confederate Jasmine, and: It Only Took Four Days for My Son to Be Called the “N” Word

pp. 30-31
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Bridge on the Drina, and: Night Speech

pp. 32-33
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Pillow Talk

pp. 34-35
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One of your wisdom teeth,

p. 36
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Autumn Begins in the Ozarks, a week before the big game

p. 37
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Crows

p. 38
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Performance Artist

pp. 40-41
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Gattaca, and: Forbidden Planet

pp. 42-43
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Diorama of Our Need to Escape the Cold We Make

p. 44
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Breaking up with Eros

p. 45
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Resurrection Pie

pp. 46-47
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How the Land Filled

p. 48
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Nighttime Spectacular

p. 49
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Boyish

p. 50
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Supremacy, or The Black Lifestyle

pp. 55-58
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Curse, and: Tenth Avenue Normal

pp. 59-60
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I Still Don’t Want to Stagger Home

p. 61
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No Rhythm

p. 62
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Keeping Time

pp. 86-87
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The Bear

p. 88
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Praying Mantis

p. 89
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On Purpose

p. 90
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Laocoön

p. 91
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Days Before My Child’s Birth Every Empty Thing Is a Bell

pp. 92-93
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The Grief Dress

pp. 94-95
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November Pastoral

p. 96
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Snowglobe

p. 98
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When You Were Out of Town Last Weekend

p. 99
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Aerial View, and: Red-Tailed Hawk

pp. 100-101
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Pulse

pp. 102-104
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If the Sonnet is Female

p. 110
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Refuge

pp. 144-146
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Dream of Crossing

pp. 151-152
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Night Watch

p. 160
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