THE LOW BUT Not DOWN LOWDOWN (1 word?)

We’re printing and will be shipping mid February, meaning all orders will be filled this month or i’ll eat my own hand and vomit handsauce all over my new green cotton sheets and all babies will cry etc… we’ll also be making the trip to awp with issue 55/56/57 and back issues. Basically, we’re lady

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On the Death of J.D. Salinger

With the recent passing of one of America’s most beloved (and vehemently despised, but nevertheless indisputably influential) authors – according to The Guardian‘s Robert McCrum “the fall of a Giant Sequoia in the National Park of American letters” – I encourage readers of The Sonora Review to check out the below articles, some of the

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The eternal battle between Gardner and Gass

At Bad Eminence, a lengthy, well-written post on the somewhat contentious (but always respectful) argument between William Gass and John Gardner on the purpose of fiction.  I am in Gass’ camp, myself, but it’s worthwhile to note that his fiction and his theories on same often contradict each other; just because Gass has doubts about

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