Roger Sedarat is the author of the poetry collections Ghazal Games and Dear Regime: Letters to the Islamic Republic both from Ohio University Press in 2011 and 2007 respectively.
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.
It remains one of our best, and most imaginative, literary magazines.