Fourth Genre 18, no. 1

Fourth Genre 18, 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: 9781684300136
  • Published: April 2018



Editor's Note

Winner, 2015 Fourth Genre Steinberg Essay Prize
Kaitlyn Teer, “Ossification”

Denise Duhamel and Julie Marie Wade, “Sixteen Forecasts”
Kathryn U. Hulings, “Light”
Michael Chaney, “Is the Cartoonal Violent?”
Mimi Dixon, “Anesthesia”
Molly Tranberg, “How to Build a Fortress”
Mira Dougherty-Johnson, “Recapitulation Theory”
Jacob M. Appel, “Why Get There from Here?”
Rachael Perry, “The Sand Dunes: An Elegy”
Lawrence Lenhart, “Too Slow Is How That Tortoise Go: A Carapace in 37 Parts”
Jane Bernstein, “The Incident in My Park”
Deborah Thompson, “Brother Sammy”

Essays with Commentary
Katherine E. Standefer, “Animalis: References for a Body, One Winter”
Katherine E. Standefer, “Breaking the Body: On the Writing of ‘Animalis’”
Lina M. Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas, “The Peach Orchard”
Lina M. Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas, “On ‘The Peach Orchard’”

Writer as Reader
Dawn S. Davies, “Disquiet and the Lyric Essay”

Review Essays
William Bradley, “The Accidental Ann Landers”
Eric LeMay, “‘I—The First Ever to Do So’”
Holly Welker, “Based on a True Story”
Michael Martone and Wendy S. Walters, “Inter-Review: Michael
Martone and Wendy S. Walters Talk with Each Other about Their New Books”