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    The literal – and literary – futures we build

    Briarpatch editor Saima Desai talks to two judges of our Writing in the Margins contest about Idle No More and MMIWG, ethical kinship, writing queer sex, and their forthcoming work.

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    “To create other worlds inside this one”

    An interview with Writing in the Margins judges Gwen Benaway, Alicia Elliott, and Jalani Morgan

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    Capturing the long arc of struggle and resilience

    The stories in this issue embody the continuity of struggles past.

  • Magazine

    Conditions for Security

    In a refugee camp in Lebanon, a young Syrian photographer captured moments of growth, life, and love.