Nathaniel Bellows is the author of two novels and the poetry collection Why Speak? (W.W. Norton, 2008). His poems have appeared in The New Republic, The Yale Review, American Poetry Review, and Dossier.
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.