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39.2 SNEAK PEEK: CUNT by SIÂN GRIFFITHS

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Siân Griffiths lives in Ogden, Utah, where she directs the Creative Writing Program at Weber State University. Her work has appeared in The Georgia Review, American Short Fiction, Ninth Letter, Redivider, Fifth Wednesday Journal, Quarterly West, and The Rumpus, among other publications. Her short fiction has twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, once by Versal and once by The Georgia Review, and her debut novel, Borrowed Horses (New Rivers Press), was a semi-finalist for the 2014 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. Currently, she reads fiction as part of the editorial team at Barrelhouse. For more information, please visit sbgriffiths.com

 

 

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39.2 PREVIEW: THE EXPIATION THAT PLEASETH THE LORD by JOHN HAGGERTY

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John Haggerty’s work has appeared in a variety of literary magazines including Carolina Quarterly Review, Fourteen Hills, Michigan Quarterly Review, Nimrod, Santa Monica Review, and The Pinch where he won the Literary Prize in Fiction. He holds an MFA from San Francisco State University and is the founding editor of the Forge Literary Magazine.

 

 

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39.2 SNEAK PEEK: IN THE SKIN by KATIE M. FLYNN

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Katie M. Flynn’s stories have appeared in CarveHobartJoyland Magazine, MonkeybicycleSuperstition Review, and elsewhere. She was the winner of Colorado Review’s 2017 Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction. “In the Skin” is the first chapter of her recently completed novel about the complex shapes love takes when the dead linger in machine form. She lives in San Francisco and can be found on Twitter: @other_katie.

 

 

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39.2 SNEAK PEEK: WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF? by BECKY ADNOT-HAYNES

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Becky Adnot-Haynes received her PhD from the University of Cincinnati, where she was associate editor of The Cincinnati Review. Her short story collection, The Year of Perfect Happiness, won the Katherine Anne Porter Prize and was published in 2014 by University of North Texas Press. She lives with her husband and son in Cincinnati, where she works as a copy editor.

 

 

Indiana Review Pushcart Nominations

 

We at Indiana Review are thrilled to announce our 2017 Pushcart nominations!

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“Liam and the Head” / Courtney Bird

“Self-Portrait as First Kiss” / Tiana Clark

“The Ark” / Katie Cortese

“Nothing Before Something” / Kimberly King Parsons

“The Lion and the Beauty Queen” / Brenda Peynado

“Apocalypse Dream Again” / Kristen Steenbeeke

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Issue 39.2 is coming soon. Look for “Liam and the Head,” “Nothing Before Something,” and “Apocalypse Dream Again” there!