Robert Lopez is the author of two novels, Part of the World (Calamari Press) and Kamby Bolongo Mean River (Dzanc Books). His stories have appeared in Bomb, The Threepenny Review, New England Review, Nerve, and New York Tyrant.
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.