Fourth Genre 17, no. 1

Fourth Genre 17, no. 1

Fourth Genre: Explorations in Nonfiction (Journal)

Edited by Laura Julier

Published by: Michigan State University Press

Imprint: MSU Press Journals

6.00 x 9.00 x 0.00 in

  • ISBN: 9781684300112
  • Published: April 2018



Editor's Note

Winner, 2014 Fourth Genre Steinberg Essay Prize
David Zoby, “My Brother Arrives in Kansas”

Runner-Up, 2014 Fourth Genre Steinberg Essay Prize
Beth Richards, “Fight”

Liz Falvey, “Ultimate Gifts”
Gina Troisi, “The Angle of Flickering Light”
Dawn S. Davies, “Band-Aid Wrappers at the Bottom of the Bin: A Soliloquy”
Molly Beer, “On Nativity”
Re’Lynn Hansen, “Race This Race”
Carolyn Flynn, “Resurrection”
Emily Bradley, “The Gravity of Marble”
Gary Garvin, “Above the Roofs of Paris, a Non-Memoir”
Gail Seneca, “Waiting for the Bomb”
Aurvi Sharma, “Poetry, KY”
Melissa L. Sevigny, “Shallow Roots”

Essay with Commentary
Patrick Madden, “Spit”
Patrick Madden, “Commentary on ‘Spit’: Transmuting the Ruder World into the Finer”

Writer as Reader
Robin Silbergleid, “Pregnant Pauses: Re-reading Carole Maso’s The Room Lit by Roses

Review Essays
“Inter-Review: Jen Percy and Leslie Jamison Talk with Each Other about Their New Books”
Randon Billings Noble, “Many Ways of Seeing, Many Ways of Saying”
Fred Arroyo, “Listening to Memory”
Paul Haney, “The Burroway House”