Monday, December 09, 2013

New Featured artist at caraballo-farman

New on our site: a text performance by collaborative art team caraballo-farman, "That's What the Tumor Says"

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Pushcart Prize nominations

Ninth Letter is pleased to announce our 2013 nominations for the Pushcart Prize!

From Vol. 10, no. 1, Spring/Summer 2013:
Anne Valente, "A Field Guide to Female Anatomy" (fiction)
Daniel Story, "In Need of Assistance" (nonfiction)
Geri Doran, "The Observable World" (poetry)

From Vol. 10, no. 2, Fall/Winter 2013 (forthcoming this month):
Jessamyn Schnackenberg, "A Scatology" (poetry)
Nalini Jones, "You Are Looking Almost Good" (nonfiction)
Robyn Joy Leff, "The Dilemma Olympics" (fiction)

Congratulations, and good luck!

Monday, December 02, 2013

Mark Yakich on "What Is a Poem?"

Contributor Mark Yakich (vol. 5 no 1) has a terrific piece featured in The Atlantic's Object Lessons series, "What Is a Poem?"