Patrick Hicks is author of seven poetry collections, a collection of short stories, and the novel The Commandant of Lubizec (Steerforth, 2014). His work has appeared in Ploughshares, Glimmer Train, The Georgia Review, Salon, and The Utne Reader.
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.