How Things Grow: Meg Lipke Interviewed by Catherine Haggarty

Painting as a body; canvas as a skin.

Two Poems by Jo Stewart

Leonora Carrington’s The Hearing Trumpet by Victoria Nebolsin

Celebrating the better hell of her own making.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Support & Resources
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A list of resources, petitions, organizations, and mutual aid funds that support Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.

Pay Attention to the Humming: Ethan Rutherford Interviewed by Paul Yoon
Farthest South By Ethan Rutherford

A story collection about parenting in a post-apocalyptic world.

Making and Destroying Myths: Precious Okoyomon Interviewed by Jareh Das
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Texts, installations, and performances that address the global operations of race.

A Room with a View: Lilly Dancyger, Melissa Febos & Forsyth Harmon
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Join us as we celebrate Lilly Dancyger’s memoir, Negative Space, Melissa Febos’ essay collection, Girlhood, and Forsyth Harmon’s novel, Justine.

BOMB 152, Summer 2020

Our summer issue includes interviews with Amoako Boafo, Jibz Cameron, Brenda Goodman, Odili Donald Odita, Jenny Offill, Nicolas Party, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, and Craig Taborn; poetry by Safia Elhillo and Nathaniel Mackey; prose by Lydia Davis, Marie-Helene Bertino, and Saidiya Hartman; and more.

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BOMB 153, Fall 2020

Our fall issue features interview with Erica Baum, Billy-Ray Belcourt, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Carolyn Lazard, Nathalie Léger, Martine Syms, and Rufus Wainwright; fiction by Kevin Brockmeier and C Pam Zhang; poetry by Yi Sang and Vijay Seshadri; nonfiction by Lorraine O’Grady and Paula Mónaco Felipe; a special project by Garrett Bradley; and more.

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BOMB 154, Winter 2021

Our winter issue includes interviews with Tashi Dorji, Danielle Evans, Walton Ford, Guadalupe Maravilla, Mary Lovelace O’Neal, the Ross Brothers, and Aaron Turner; DIY cookbooklets from Dindga McCannon; poetry by Rae Armantrout, Imani Elizabeth Jackson, and Allison Parrish; prose by Langston Cotman, GennaRose Nethercott, and Brontez Purnell; a comic by Michael DeForge; protest drawings by Steve Mumford; and more.

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BOMB 155, Spring 2021

Our spring issue features interviews with Tiffiney Davis, Alex Dimitrov, Melissa Febos, Valerie June, Tarik Kiswanson, Ajay Kurian, and Karyn Olivier; fiction by Jonathan Lee, Ananda Naima González, and Tara Ison; poetry by Jo Stewart, Farid Matuk, and Joyelle McSweeney; a comic by Somnath Bhatt; an essay by Wendy S. Walters; an archival interview between Barbara Kruger and Richard Prince; and more.

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Holding Power Accountable: Shuddhabrata Sengupta Interviewed by Rehan Ansari Seth Price by Kim Gordon Altering the Perspective: Joan Semmel Interviewed by Erik La Prade Procedural Musings: Hans Van Meeuwen by Lynn Maliszewski Radcliffe Bailey by Lilly Lampe Jamian Juliano-Villani by Samuel Jablon The Ongoing Present Moment of Making: Jule Korneffel Interviewed by Hannah Bruckmüller Paranoid Ears: Keston Sutherland Interviewed by Robert Crawford A. R. Gurney by Romulus Linney Kaffe Matthews by Anthony Huberman Lisa Radon by Mack McFarland Tyondai Braxton by Ben Vida Writing Anti-Stories: an Interview with Roberta Allen by John Zinsser Expanding the Horizons: Mario Santanilla Interviewed by Nihaal Faizal Bradford Young by Sarah Salovaara Julie Mehretu by Lawrence Chua Caryl Pagel by Jack Christian Joe Wenderoth by Paola Capó García Meditations on Film: Nathaniel Dorsky by Ari Spool Janet Hobhouse by Bruce Wolmer

From the BOMB Archives

A selection of some of our favorites from the archives.

Walter Mosley by Thulani Davis
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Reanimating History: Visionary Aponte: Art and Black Freedom by Monica Uszerowicz
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Summoning the spirits.

Carrie Mae Weems by Dawoud Bey
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In 1976 I had been making photographs for a couple of years. I had certainly been looking at a lot more photographs than I had actually made.

Stanley Whitney by Mimi Thompson
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Mimi Thompson on how Stanley Whitney’s colorful grid paintings aspire to “density with a lot of air.”