A Road Map of Grief: A Conversation with Melissa Stephenson about accessing memory, narrative devices, and balancing dual timelines in memoir.



Close to the Bone: A Conversation with Elissa Washuta about breaking containers, Native voices in nonfiction, and writing about trauma and mental illness.

Do We Believe In Anything So Strongly Anymore? An Interview with Christopher Kempf about privilege, private vs. public poems, and what it means to “be a man” in the United States.


What Once Was Deadly: An Interview with Corey Van Landingham about form, revisions process, and the relationships between poems.



More Astonishing Than the Illusion: A Conversation with Tessa Fontaine about loss, writing nonfiction informed by field work, and her time with the United States’ last traveling side show.


The Form I Go To When I Have Questions: A Conversation with Danielle Evans about setting, the writing process, and perspective.

The Fearlessness of Discovery: A Conversation with Analicia Sotelo about balancing archetype and autobiography, and writing genuinely about cultural heritage.


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