Plain China

November 2016

Devotions

Shannon Hearn · University of Conneticuit

For the daughter of someone who loves, it was always easier to break bread

Every Star in the Sky

Alex Zimay · Knox College

"If you could have any superpower, what would it be?" Mike asks.

Autumn Passover

Sierra Blackwell · Loyola University

Autumn shuns Naigara Falls; it always has. The cold water has always been cold, The bare trees have always seemed bare

Nesting Instinct

Lizz Fong · Knox College

They made their nest in the nook of her neck. It was a Tuesday, if she remembers correctly, when she first noticed it.

928 Romeo

Conrad Gregory · American River College

I was sneaky and I was in love. I was old enough to have a crappy job and some spending money, but young enough to live without sleep. Night after night, I would tiptoe out of my mother's house after calling a taxi.

Leaving Home

Carol McCarthy · University of Iowa

like paper cuts behind my eyelids

The Aesthetics of Uncertainty

Sam Sherman · University of Pennsylvania

The story of contemporary art over the past fifty years has in large part been the story of the reassertion of the world as the subject of art.

Devotions

Shannon Hearn · University of Conneticuit

For the daughter of someone who loves, it was always easier to break bread

Every Star in the Sky

Alex Zimay · Knox College

"If you could have any superpower, what would it be?" Mike asks.

Autumn Passover

Sierra Blackwell · Loyola University

Autumn shuns Naigara Falls; it always has. The cold water has always been cold, The bare trees have always seemed bare

Nesting Instinct

Lizz Fong · Knox College

They made their nest in the nook of her neck. It was a Tuesday, if she remembers correctly, when she first noticed it.

928 Romeo

Conrad Gregory · American River College

I was sneaky and I was in love. I was old enough to have a crappy job and some spending money, but young enough to live without sleep. Night after night, I would tiptoe out of my mother's house after calling a taxi.

Leaving Home

Carol McCarthy · University of Iowa

like paper cuts behind my eyelids

The Aesthetics of Uncertainty

Sam Sherman · University of Pennsylvania

The story of contemporary art over the past fifty years has in large part been the story of the reassertion of the world as the subject of art.