Please welcome another new contributor today: A D Jameson. A D is a writer, video artist, teacher, and performer. His fiction has appeared in the Denver Quarterly, Fiction International, Brooklyn Rail, the Mississippi Online Review, elimae, Lamination Colony, and elsewhere; it is forthcoming in Fiction International, Caketrain, PANK, Mad Hatters’ Review, and Action, Yes, among other places. His prose collection Amazing Adult Fantasy will be published by Mutable Sound in 2010. He recently finished a second prose collection (“Distress”) and a novel (“Giant Slugs”), and is currently hard at work on three more novels.
John Madera's fiction may be found in Conjunctions, Opium Magazine, The &Now Awards 2: The Best Innovative Writing, and many other journals. His criticism may be found in American Book Review, Bookforum, The Review of Contemporary Fiction, Rain Taxi: Review of Books, The Believer, The Brooklyn Rail, and many other venues. Recipient of an M.F.A. in Literary Arts from Brown University, John Madera lives in New York City, where he runs Rhizomatic and manages and edits Big Other.