The first thing my Godsent said when I came through the door was, “I think I have this damn thing on backwards.”
Two artists creating hybrids
Satirizing the “late-capitalist late-patriarchy” in Catherine Lacey’s The Answers
The actors chat about performing masculinity, transitioning, and Blackwell’s one-person show They, Themself and Schmerm.
Through sewing, weaving, and embroidery, two artists probe the boundaries between texts and textiles.
It’s Corey Haim here—‘80s heartthrob, teen idol, and tragic girlish boy next door. What’s up, Schmerm?
This First Proof contains five poems by Kirsten Kaschock.
The first thing of Mary Gaitskill’s I ever read was a short statement she made at the back of The Best American Short Stories, 1993 about her story “The Girl on the Plane,” in which a man tells a woman in the airplane seat next to his that he once participated in a gang rape.
Josiah McElheny on how Holly Zausner’s videos explore the limitations of our physicality and “our struggle with the physical and psychic burdens of the body.”