Volume 19, Number 1, Spring 2017

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

Surviving

pp. v-vii

Winner, 2016 Fourth Genre Steinberg Essay Prize

Powder House

pp. 1-13

Essays

Terminus

pp. 15-27

blk girls x-ing

pp. 29-35

Otolith

pp. 37-47

Before Green

pp. 49-51

Such as Ground, So Close to Air

pp. 53-67

This One Long Winter

pp. 69-86

My Undoing

pp. 87-109

Hotdog Curry

pp. 111-119

Paper Nests

pp. 121-123

Earthbound

pp. 125-133

Just a Teardown Anyway

pp. 135-147

The Skin Changes Quickly

pp. 149-162

Essay and Commentary

Return to the Typewriter

pp. 163-174

The Gestalt of Revision: Commentary on “Return to the Typewriter”

pp. 175-180

Writer as Reader

Safekeeping

pp. 181-188

Review Essays

Inter-Review

pp. 189-201

The Life-Affirming Essay

pp. 203-208

Sacred Viewing

pp. 209-212

Lifeboat

pp. 213-218

About the Contributors

pp. 219-223