Patricia Volk is the author of the short story collections The Yellow Banana and All It Takes, a book of essays, Stuffed, and the novels White Light and To My Dearest Friends.
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.
It remains one of our best, and most imaginative, literary magazines.
That one of the nation's best literary magazines comes out of Alaska may seem surprising, but so it is.