RECS

HELEN BENEDICT

Wolf Season is here. In dialog with Sand Queen, and related, benchmark journalism.

STEPHEN HENDEE

Low-poly aesthetic installation/sculpture. Narrative double-click: The Ice Next Time

MIHAELA MOSCALIUC

On Immigrant Model, and then some.

MICHAEL KNIGHT

Eveningland (c/o Rick Bass in the NYT)

KELLY LUCE

Pull Me Under is here. And here. And here.

THOMAS THE TWIN

You Know A Secret. No url. No website. Just a 700+ page universe, crafted for a decade, mailed to me.

SARA LEVINE

Stories:  “The Cut”  and  “Slower”, and even more SL.

END OF ALL MUSIC

The Oxford, Miss., record shop tops Amanda Petrusich’s list at USA Today.

BRAD WATSON

Miss Jane is that book. 

ROBERT OLEN BUTLER

Perfume River is here. 

ANTONIO RUIZ-CAMACHO

Barefoot Dogs.

AMY MARTIN’S BACKYARD OPRY

Self explanatory

CHRIS BOWER

Little Boy Needs Ride. (Also: My Very End of the Universe, an anthology incl. novellas by Chris and Margaret Patton Chapman).

CHRISTIAN KIEFER

The Animals.

SQUARE BOOKS

Speaks Out. Speaks Clear. (Also: a knockout punch c/o store co-founder Lisa Howorth’s Flying Shoes.)

JULIA LICHTBLAU

new story, “Petrouchka,” at Blackbird.

PIERO DE MASI

Santiago.

JACOB RUBIN

The Poser.

ACE ATKINS

the Innocents, and a squad of novels from Mississippi’s prime crime master.

MICHAEL BIBLE

Sophia.

ALEX TAYLOR

The Marble Orchard.

IOWA REVIEW / SHARLET AWARD FOR VETERANS

Iowa Review.

ARGENTA READING SERIES

Little Rock Lit, c/o Guy Choate.

CHARIS BOOKS

The Nation’s Oldest, Independent Feminist Bookstore turns 43…and expands.

KATY SIMPSON SMITH

Horse Experience, via Catapult. Also, books.

JAKE XERXES FUSSELL

What in the Natural World 

VIRGINIA CENTER FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS

VCCA-NEA partnership/residency for veterans. Thanks, y’all.

JOHN PIPKIN

Is cycling from Warsaw to Paris, then writing. Also: his books.

CHRISTINE EVANS

War Plays.  Also: Closer Than They Appear at The Performance Factory.

MARY GAUTHIER

Her songs. Also: Songwriting With Soldiers. Also: Live with WXNA.

SHEBA KARIM

That Thing We Call A Heart joins her books, essays, anthologies

TOBIAS CARROLL

Reel / Transitory.

WLA FOLIO 2017: PEACE

New offshoot of War, Literature, and the Arts. Feat. work by Roxana Robinson, Benjamin Busch, Christian Kiefer, more.

ANNE CORBITT

Rules for Lying wins Nilsen Prize for a First Novel.

DAVID ABRAMS

Brave Deeds is on the way. Follow-up to Fobbit.

NASHVILLE LIT 

c/o The Porch and East Side Storytellin’.

WERLLAYNE NUNES

Celeste: 1 minute = 3 years of relentless detail/production/near madness. So much more, here.

KYLE BEACHY

The Most Fun Thing (dialog w/his new novel)

TIANA CLARK

EquilibriumAn example, and another.

BILL LOEHFELM

Maureen Caughlin crime binge.

CHRISTINA STODDARD

The Brittingham Prize in Poetry: Hive

GARRARD CONLEY

Boy Erased. Also, the Anti-HB2 Book Tour.

ALICE RANDALL and CAROLINE RANDALL WILLIAMS

Soul Food Love. (Also: Lucy Negro, Redux by Caroline Randall Williams.)

KEN MACLEISH

Making War at Fort Hood.

DAVID METCALF

Wooden Wire. Painter. Sculptor. Maestro of wood.

LINDSEY DRAGER

The Sorrow Proper.

CALEB LUDWICK

The First Time She Fell.