Rain Taxi champions literary culture

Rain Taxi champions literary culture through the publication of reviews, interviews, and essays, and by hosting live literary events. Rain Taxi exists for readers and writers, literary publishers of all shapes and sizes, booksellers, educators, and kindred spirits who want books to flourish.

Read us online

Ralph Adamo and dog picOur Summer 2015 Online Edition concludes with interviews with New Orleans poet Ralph Adamo, music critic Eric Weisbard and fiction writer and critic John Domini. Also reviews of fiction by Rachel Cusk, Alejandro Zambra, Angela Flournoy, Ben Metcalf, Halle Butler, and more; poetry by Frank Stanford, Caroline Bergvall, Lionel G. Fogarty, David Brazil, Brent Armendinger, Susan Paddon, Gale Marie Thompson, and more; an Roberto Calasso's latest on The Vedas, a close look at the Scandinavian Utopia, the economically and racially disenfranchised of the U.S., and a memoir by rocker Kim Gordon.  Check it out!

Read us in print

Summer 2015-78-coverOur Summer 2015 Print Edition features interviews with Carla Harryman and Dan Simmons, and reviews of books by Jenny Erpenbeck, Helen Macdonald, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Aimee Herman, Eileen Gunn, Naja Marie Aidt, and more. Plus an essay on the poet Jane Cooper, an mnartists.org interview with Ken Avidor, and cover photography by Vance Gellert! View the complete table of contents here.