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A Writer’s Insight: Kevin Prufer

Kevin Prufer’s poem, “In Small Spaces,” appears in the spring 2017 issue of The Southern Review. Hear Prufer read the poem in our audio gallery here; read more about the inspiration behind the poem and current projects, as well as his favorite type of gin, below. Kathleen Boland: What inspired “In Small Spaces”? Kevin Prufer: […]

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A Writer’s Insight: Amy Silverberg

Amy Silverberg’s story, “Suburbia!” appears in the spring 2017 issue of The Southern Review. Hear Silverberg read an excerpt of her story in our audio gallery here; read more about her approach to humor in fiction, as well as her thoughts about adulthood and urban planning, below. Kathleen Boland: “Suburbia!” revolves around the distance between […]

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A Writer’s Insight: Amy Rowland

Amy Rowland’s short story, “Thirteen Ways of Thinking about Time; or, Time, the Two-Handed Thief” appears in the winter 2017 issue of The Southern Review. Hear Rowland read an excerpt of her story in our audio gallery here; read more about her process of crafting the story, as well as her own thoughts about time […]

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A Writer’s Insight: Arianne Zwartjes

Arianne Zwartjes’s essay “These Dark Skies: Seeking Refuge on Europe’s Shores” appears in the winter 2017 issue of The Southern Review. Hear Arianne read an excerpt of the essay in our audio gallery and read more about her thoughts on proximity, the challenges of volunteerism, and where to find hope under “dark skies” below. The […]

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PEN America award winners announced

We would like to offer our congratulations to Crystal Hana Kim! She is a winner of the PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers for her story “Solee”, which appeared in the winter 2016 issue. The prize is awarded to 12 emerging fiction writers for their debut short story published in 2016. All of the prize winning […]

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