Viscera in the spillway: a china-box elongated, or italicized by antennae, search lights heliotropic with smooth-tongued, fraternal flumes for the low-flying, forgetful of what would be no more important than drinking tap water in a floodlit room, a nearly offensive, comatose flux a split-level fracturewarned-against, rolling in a science teacher’s open hand. Coiled liquid in […]
MEGAN GANNON‘s poems have appeared in publications such as Pleiades, Ploughshares, Crazyhorse, Notre Dame Review, and Best American Poetry 2006, as well as on Verse Daily and Poetry Daily. She is a PhD candidate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she is completing her first novel, entitled Cumberland.
Issue 2 Winter 2010 TAO AIMIN is known for her anthropological works made from the washboards of rural woman. Over the years she has collected thousands of these boards, recording the stories and faces of the women whose hands wore these boards down through the recursive repetition of monotonous labor. Creating installations and experimental ink […]
ART curated by Maya Kóvskaya PRACTICES, POWER & THE PUBLIC SPHERE: Dialogical Space & Multiple Modernities in Asian Contemporary Art ART NONFICTION Maya Kóvskaya Public Action Art and Performative Interventions in the Chinese Public Sphere ART NONFICTION William Hurst (performance photography by Han Bing) ORPHANS OF PROGRESS: Workers and Political Discourse in Post-Socialist China ART […]