Vol. 7, No. 1, Spring 2017

FICTION​

  • Ben Feldman, "Jed, Get With It"
  • Kritika Pandey, "Dirty White Strings" (PDF)
  • Tanya Perkins, "To the MacArthurs"
  • Sharon Mauldin Reynolds, "The Geographic Center of Nowhere"


POETRY

  • David Bottoms, "Thought for a Little Birthday"
  • Traci Brimhall, "The Book of Sleep"
                               "Out of Eater, Something to Eat, Out of Strong, Something Sweet"
                               "Kything"
  • ​Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello, "Self-Portrait at Fifteen with Father"
                                                           "Self-Portrait at Eleven with Complicity"
  • Leila Chatti, "Morning Swim"
                          "Narcissus"
                          "Mourning"
  • Erin Rose Coffin, "What Descends into Flesh"
  • Erin Rose Cole, "Upon His Skipping Dinner Three Nights in a Row"
  • Rob Cook, "The Lord of New York"
  • Chelsea Dingman, "Cloud to Ground"
                                      "Before You Go"
  • Joshua Lee Martin, "Letter in a Drought"
  • Molly Bess Rector, "Portrait of Mata Hari Before the Firing Squad"
  • JR Tappenden, "Fetish"
  • Felicia Zamora, "Beneath the stairwell"


REVIEWS

Raleigh Review vol. 7, no. 1 (spring 2017), pp. 79-81.

MARTY SAUNDERS
Ideas of Story and Meaning: The Catalog of Broken Things
A. Molotkov. The Catalog of Broken Things. Portland, Oregon: Airlie Press, 2016.
$16, paper.


​Raleigh Review vol. 7, no. 1 (spring 2017), pp. 82-85.

D. ERIC PARKISON
Full of Red Nectar: Showtime at the Ministry of Lost Causes
Cheryl Dumesnil. Showtime at the Ministry of Lost Causes. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016. $15.95, paper.


Raleigh Review vol. 7, no. 1 (spring 2017), pp. 86-92.

TIMOTHY MCBRIDE
The Nature of the Mirror: Life Pig
Alan Shapiro. Life Pig. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016. $18, paper.

Raleigh Review vol. 7, no. 1 (spring 2017), pp. 93-94.

ROB GREENE
No More Sunlight, No More Moonlight: Small Crimes
Andrea Jurjević. Small Crimes. Tallahassee, Florida: Anhinga Press, 2017. $20, paper.