To see more works from Alissa Hattman please visit her website: https://www.alissahattman.com/ This interview has been edited for brevity and clarity. Raki Kopernik: You have a beautiful new zine chapbook out called, Post, which consists of a collection of postcards written to various people and places. Do you consider it a zine or a chapbook, […]
ALISSA HATTMAN's writing has appeared in Carve, The Rumpus, Gravel, Hobart, Propeller, Big Other, Atticus Review, Shirley Magazine, and elsewhere. In 2009, she received her MFA in Fiction at Pacific University and, in 2013, she completed a MA in English Literature from Portland State University. She teaches writing at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, Oregon. More at www.alissahattman.com, on Instagram, and on Twitter.
Friday, January 27, 2017 Dear Mr. and Mrs. Douglass-Saad, This is to advise you that pursuant to the provisions of Section 24 of the School Act and Administrative Procedure—Student Discipline and Expulsion—your son, Jean-Pierre (JP) Douglass-Saad, age six years, a student in Grade 1 at Thomas Jefferson Elementary, has been expelled due to conduct injurious […]