Alaska Quarterly Review
AQR - Best Literary Magazine

Celebrating 35 Years

of Publication

What People are Saying

That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.

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Patricia Hampl
Contributing Editor
AQR Cover - Issue 34 Summer/Fall

Current Issue

Vol. 34, No.1 & 2, Summer/Fall 2017

In this issue:


  • “In the Footprint of the Crocodile Man: Memories, Myths, and Contemporary Art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea”
    by Carol E. Mayer


  • 12 Short Stories


  • A Collection of Poems
    by 33 Poets

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Alaska Quarterly Review 35th Birthday

November 18, 2017, 4:00pm - November 18, 2017, 5:30pm

Celebrate Alaska Quarterly Review's 35th Birthday with readings and discussions by Ernestine Hayes, Robert Davis Hoffmann, John Straley, and Carolyn Servid, Saturday, Nov. 18 at 4 p.m., at Sitka Publi...

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