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We make fiction, essays, and literary criticism. We publish books. We interview authors, critique new writing, comment on the publishing industry, and recommend films and music. We read to find a way forward in the world.
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Brian Hurley is the Books Editor at The Rumpus and a former columnist at Electric Literature. His writing has appeared in Full Stop, Gigantic, and The L Magazine. He used to be the linguistics editor at Oxford University Press in New York City. Now he works at a book publishing start-up in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Michael Moats is mostly a writer for other people, and has written for a governor, cabinet officials, a presidential candidate, and a couple of CEOs. He is also the author of The Real Holden Caulfield and Words, Words, Words: The Infinite Jest Liveblog. He lives in New York City and at @mikemoats.
Matt Tanner is a writer, editor, and recovering graphic designer. He has worked as an in-house book cover designer for both Little, Brown and Simon & Schuster and served as Interviews Editor for The Rumpus. Originally from Georgia, he now lives in Rhode Island, where his primary employment is explaining why he doesn’t have an accent..CONTRIBUTORS Howard Axelrod Eve Babitz E. B. Bartels Diksha Basu Greg Baxter Andra Belknap Kyle Boelte Mackenzie Brady Summer Brennan Holly Brubach Zach Borenstein Courtney Bowman Matt Bucher Halle Butler Nickolas Butler Caitlin Callaghan Don Carpenter Jennifer Cayer Will Chancellor Stephan Eirik Clark Diane Cook Lindsey Drager Melissa Duclos Brandon Dudley Grant Faulkner Joshua Max Feldman Matthew Gavin Frank Leora Fridman Kim Fu Paul Gasbarra J. M. Geever Kaya Genç Tyler Gillespie Tod Goldberg Dan Gonzalez Georgi Gospodinov Amelia Gray Magin LaSov Gregg Louisa Hall John Kendall Hawkins Dale Herd Jaime Rochelle Herndon Shane Hinton Claire Needell Hollander Lindsay Hunter Benjamin Johncock Brian Ted Jones Eva Jurczyk Matthew Kaberline Alexander Kalamaroff Deepti Kapoor Etgar Keret William Kotzwinkle David H. Krause Jeff Lennon Jessa Lingel Michelle Lipinski Nathan Lynch Alain Mabanckou Ryan MacDonald Ben Marcus Ilana Masad Lee Matalone Courtney Maum Kirk Michael Shawn Andrew Mitchell Ottessa Moshfegh Julie Morse Andrés Neuman Brian Nicholson Viet Thanh Nguyen Amélie Nothomb Jenny Offill Lauren O’Neal Kelsey Osgood Graham Oliver Ben Oreskes Amy Pence Christine Perez Helen Phillips Janette Platana Dan Pribble David Byron Queen Amarnath Ravva Brook Reeder James Reich Robert Repino Robert Rosenberger Jess Row Tatiana Ryckman Samuel Sattin Jocelyne Saucier Jason Schwartz Nina Schuyler James Scott Nathan Smith Matt Summell Kaj Tanaka Chris Tarry Ryan Teitman Cam Terwilliger Matthew Thomas Hannah Thurman Erica Watson Troy James Weaver Ashley Wells Luke Wiget Kim Winternheimer Karl Wirsing Evie Wyld Carolyn Yates Nell Zink . . . .