Sunday, December 23, 2007

Kim Whitehead's "The Split" Awarded Best of the Web

Kim Whitehead's story "The Split," appearing in's current issue (No. 20) has been selected for the Best of the Web 2008 Dzanc Books print anthology.

Congratulations Kim!

Monday, December 10, 2007 Editor to Write Weekly Blog for The Next American City publisher and editor Simmons Buntin been recruited to write a weekly blog entry for The Next American City magazine's blog, and his first entry appeared today: "A Jaguar in the Backyard."

Look for Simmons's second entry tomorrow (Tuesday), and then new entries each Tuesday. You can see these and the other interesting city-related blog entries at:


Friday, December 07, 2007

The Problem with Christmas

"The Problem with Christmas" by Bill McKibben and appearing in one of our favorite online environmental resources Grist, is a wonderful, quick read that gave many of us the perspective we need this holiday season:

Saturday, December 01, 2007 Reading Period Closed

The reading period for is currently closed, though we will continue to accept submissions and begin reading them again in February 2008.

Look for our 21st issue, "Islands & Archipelagos," at on January 10, 2008.

All submissions received prior to December 1 will receive responses by mid-December. If you don't, please contact us.