Good news! Dawn Raffel’s “City of Serena” was selected for inclusion in Best Microfiction 2021! Delighted to have published this marvelous fiction in Big Other last year. Can’t tell you how happy I am to see it receive this honor. Congratulations, Dawn! And thanks to editors Gary Fincke, Meg Pokrass, and Amber Sparks for selecting this fiction! Looking forward to seeing it published in the anthology.
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.