Glori Simmons is the author of a forthcoming story collection, Suffering Fools (Willow Springs Editions). Her fiction has most recently been published in Michigan Quarterly Re-view, Chelsea, and Fourteen Hills.
That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.
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.