Gary Fincke is the author of the poetry collection The History of Permanence (Stephen F. Austin University Press, 2011). His poems have appeared in Ploughshares, Beloit Poetry Journal, The Literary Review, and Prairie Schooner.
That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.
It remains one of our best, and most imaginative, literary magazines.
How large the scope of this exceptional journal is. AQR has always sought not only work of aesthetic strength and power but also work that includes a rigorous questioning of larger societal issues.