This premier issue published in 2001, features cover art by British photographer Franklyn Rodgers, a photographic portolio by Suzun Lucia Lamaina, a collaborative work by Lyn Hejinian and Brenda Hillman, and journal excerpts in fascimile by G. E. Patterson. To read the editor's note, Click Here.


Additional contributors include Ammiel Alcalay, Don Mee Choi, Steven Davis, Aja Couchois Duncan, Percival Everett, Orides Fontela (translated by Chris Daniels), Duriel E. Harris, Jean-Luc Herisson (translated by Norma Cole), John Keene, Arnold J. Kemp, Mendi Lewis Obadike, Nathaniel Mackey, Dawn Lundy Martin, Mark McMorris, Abdelwahab Meddeb (translated by Pierre Joris), David Meltzer, Douglas "D. Scott" Miller, Semezdin Mehmedinovic (translated by Ammiel Alcalay), opalmoore, Hoa Nguyen, Julie Ezelle Patton, Amarnath Ravva, Deborah C. Richards, Lorenzo Thomas, Ronaldo V. Wilson and Yolanda Wisher.


160 pp., Perfectbound.
Single-issue: $12