John Bargowski is the author of the poetry collection Driving West on the Pulaski Skyway (Bordighera Press, Bilingual edition, 2012). His poems have appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, The Gettysburg Review, Poetry East, and New Letters.
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.
That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.