Adam Thompson discusses his debut story collection, BORN INTO THIS.
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Chang’s style imitates internet culture and the patterns of an anxious mind. But there’s also glamour. ...more
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Over at Electric Literature, Nicole Reber interviews Elissa Washuta about her experience as a Native writer navigating indifferent and tokenizing responses to her work, and the hybrid nature of her own writing style.