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nonfiction review
tothinkofherTo Think of Her Writing Awash in Light
by Linda Russo
In these innovative essays, Linda Russo celebrates five female authors whose lives span the interval from the Romantic period to the present day. Reviewed by Catherine Rockwood

fiction review
cageinsearchofbirdA Cage in Search of a Bird
by Florence Noiville
Noiville’s novel investigates cases of erotomania by wrapping their peculiarities in the mantle of a psychological thriller. Reviewed by Jeff Alford

derek-walcott-and-michael-swingenCLOSE READING: An Interview with Derek Walcott
A chance meeting with the Nobel Laureate in St. Lucia leads to a frenzied bout of researched questions—all cast to the wind in favor of rhapsodizing about Hart Crane. Interviewed by Michael Swingen

nonfiction review
thedefenderThe Defender: How the Legendary Black Newspaper Changed America
by Ethan Michaeli
Michaeli strives to convince his readers of the Defender’s ongoing relevance, with mixed results. Reviewed by Spencer Dew

chapbook review
disorderDisorder 299.00
by Aby Kaupang and Matthew Cooperman
Poets and parents Kaupang and Cooperman present this digital chapbook about their daughter Maya, who was born with autism and other physical challenges. Reviewed by Carol Ciavonne