Cassie J. Sneider is the author of the book Fine Fine Music, which will change your life. She enjoys collecting 8-tracks and watching reruns of Maury. You can catch her across the country on the Sister Spit tour in 2012!
As we enter our hopefully untroubled teenage years, we’d like to thank the following people, without whose help and support this issue would not be possible:
Bibi Bakare-Yusuf, Mary Behm-Steinberg, Melissa Bernabei and Gallery Wendi Norris, Shanna Compton and Bloof Books, Gavin Grant and Small Beer Press, Johanna Ingalls and Akashic Books, Kitty McKay Lewis and Brick Books, Stacey Lewis and City Lights, Jasmine Moorhead and Krowswork Gallery, David Morini, Rusty Morrison and Omnidawn Publishing, Aimee Phan, Rachel Schreiber and Jeff Von Ward for their assistance, advice and support in producing this issue.
Featuring work by Azra Abbas, Sarah Bartlett, Aleksandr Blok, Michael Boughn, Eduardo Chirinos, Saehee Cho, John Colburn, Victor Coleman, Daniel Curzon, Sophia Dahlin, Molly Each, Joanna Fuhrman, Amy Glynn Greacen, Judy Halebsky, Matt Hart, Gretchen E. Henderson, Ashaki M. Jackson, Lindsey Lee Johnson, D Sprung Kurilecz, Travis Kurowski, Sean Labrador y Manzano, ali lanzetta, Reb Livingston, Rebecca Loudon, Saadat Hasan Manto, Kyla Marshell, Clay Matthews, Myron Michael, Kishwar Naheed, Mónica Nepote, Linda Norton, Naomi Buck Palagi, Diana Park, Mira Pasikov, Tami Cox Rasel, Eugenia Rico, Lee Ann Roripaugh, Judy Roitman, Sarah Rosenthal, Thaddeus Rutkowski, Benjamín Alire Sáenz, Floyd Salas, Metta Sáma, Mary Ann Samyn, Sommer Schafer, Gregory Sherl, Kedarnath Singh, Dayana Stetco, Esther Tellermann, Ryôichi Wago, Valerie Wallace, Udayan Vajpai, Al Young and Zarina Zabrisky, plus interviews with Kay Burns and Chitra Ganesh.