Prose Reading Period Selections

Prose Reading Period Selections
Thank you to everyone who submitted to our Summer 2018 Prose Reading Period!

We are thrilled to announce our three selections for publication in 2020 & 2021:

Crybaby by Rami Karim

Neotenica by Joon Oluchi Lee

Green Green Green by Gillian Osborne
Top Left: Rami Karim, Top Right: Gillian Osborne, Bottom: Joon Oluchi Lee

Rami Karim is the author of Smile & Nod (2018) and Highway/Freeway (with Justin Allen). He lives in Brooklyn and is a 2018 artist-in-residence at Cité international des arts in Paris. Other work may be found at

Crybaby : a coming of age novella-in-progress 

Joon Oluchi Lee is Associate Professor of Gender Studies and Creative Writing at Rhode Island School of Design and the author of two works of fiction, 94 (2015) and Lace Sick Bag (2013). Joon lives in Brooklyn with his partner Roddy and their rescue dog Nella.

Neotenica : a novel of encounters

Gillian Osborne is the co-editor, with Angela Hume, of Ecopoetics: Essays in the Field. She teaches courses covering 400 years of American poetry at the Harvard Extension School, and workshops that combine literature, philosophy, and science for the Bard College Language & Thinking Program. She writes in several genres and lives in California.

Green Green Green : a series of essays that began as a reconciliation between two passions: gardening and reading