This issue of Ploughshares is dedicated to
Daniel Aaron
(1912-2016)
Longtime friend, consultant, and former Ploughshares Trustee, who presided over our formal affiliation with Emerson College in 1989.

Articles

  1. Introduction
  2. Claire Messud, James Wood
  3. pp. ix-x
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0103
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Fiction

  1. Shall I Translate it for You?, and: Telling Stories about One’s Life
  2. Peter Bichsel, Lydia Davis
  3. pp. 1-4
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0106
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  1. The Ghost’s Preface
  2. Kamel Daoud, John Cullen
  3. pp. 13-24
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0109
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  1. The Testimonie of Alyss Teeg
  2. Carys Davies
  3. pp. 25-37
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0092
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  1. Caramel Drizzle, and: Hands on the Wheel and: End of Phone Conversation with Verizon Adjustment Person, and: Second Drink
  2. Lydia Davis
  3. pp. 38-41
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0095
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  1. Lucky Dragon
  2. Viet Dinh
  3. pp. 42-52
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0098
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  1. Hollow Object
  2. Amity Gaige
  3. pp. 66-85
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0101
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  1. Sonning a Father
  2. Georgi Gospodinov, Angela Rodel
  3. pp. 86-90
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0105
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  1. Here Is Where
  2. Cate Kennedy
  3. pp. 91-97
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0108
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  1. From “Drinks with Dead Poets”
  2. Glyn Maxwell
  3. pp. 98-106
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0091
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  1. The Committed
  2. Viet Thanh Nguyen
  3. pp. 107-114
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0094
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  1. Eye Blister
  2. Gunnhild Øyehaug, Kari Dickson
  3. pp. 115-124
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0097
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  1. Hotel Majestic
  2. Melissa Pritchard
  3. pp. 125-136
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0100
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  1. Conversations with My Father
  2. Weike Wang
  3. pp. 137-139
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0104
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Nonfiction

  1. Mr. Sears
  2. Emily Fox Gordon
  3. pp. 53-65
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0110
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Border Songs

  1. A Look2 Essay on Américo Paredes
  2. Lucy Biederman
  3. pp. 140-149
  4. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0093
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  1. Book Recommendations from Our Advisory Editors
  2. pp. 150-151
  3. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0096
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  1. New Works by Our Advisory Editors
  2. p. 151
  3. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0099
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  1. Contributors’ Notes
  2. pp. 151-154
  3. DOI: 10.1353/plo.2016.0102
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