Maria Mutch’s stories have appeared in Guernica, SmokeLong Quarterly, Juked, Necessary Fiction, and The Malahat Review. She is the author of the memoir Know the Night: A Memoir of Survival in the Small Hours (Simon & Schuster, 2014).
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.