November 30, 2012
Cover photo credit: Monserrat Vazquez del Mercado
Mexico occupies a unique place in Latin American writing; writers such as D.H. Lawrence, Roberto Bolaño, Gabriel García Márquez, Graham Greene, John Steinbeck, and William S. Burroughs lived in and were influenced by Mexico in abundant ways.
In collaboration with The Ofi Press, this issue features new writing by Mexican writers in English translation, and is a companion issue to The Ofi Press 24 which features new writing from West Africa translated into Spanish.
Essays by Raúl Bravo Aduna and Jesse Tangen-Mills. Art by Maria Teresa Palacios and Monserrat Vazquez del Mercado and Photography by Eleanor L. Bennet.Poetry by Margarita Ríos-Farjat, Camila de la Parra, Ingrid Valencia, Fernando Bonilla, Fer de la Cruz and an interview with Jack Little.