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n+1 is a brand new York–based American literary journal that publishes social feedback, political observation, essays, artwork, poetry, publication reports, and brief fiction. it's released thrice every year, and content material is released on its web site a number of instances every one week. each one print factor averages round two hundred pages in length.

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This add is a part of my ongoing undertaking. I'm engaged on making .pdfs of each factor that's been published. the web site doesn't have the articles on hand as .pdfs, so I'm making those from scratch.

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Read this journal when you like: leftist politics and something literary.

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Issue 11 - twin energy, Spring 2011: one hundred sixty five pages

A brother in Afghanistan, imprecise poetry at Cambridge, quandary within the humanities. Are the Necronauts an avant-garde? Boltanski: “making fact impossible.”

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To see her! Gala yelled, as if she’d already encountered great opposition. Great Aunt Raisa in Odessa, then. Yes, it sounded familiar — not exactly familiar, but right. Though the truth was that Darya hadn’t known they still had relatives back there. What was Raisa doing in that evacuated city? Why hadn’t she left? And since she hadn’t, she couldn’t complain now. This was happening to Raisa because she lived in Odessa. The universality of her situation had been revoked. Nothing’s been decided, Oleg said, tugging back his receding hairline.

Don’t protest. The more you resist the more fired up she gets in her cause. Don’t you see you’re providing the fuel? When you stop objecting, the whole dynamic will change. It won’t be so interesting for her once you’re in agreement. And then all the planning will fall on her. You’ll do nothing to help. The idea will be dead in a week. But the way you’re going at it, she’ll get so righteous you’ll end up going for sure. Oleg wasn’t the type to have a moment of enlightenment. He digested slowly.

Had Gala passed the first part of the test? With new confidence, she filled the finger bowl and dunked Bubba’s fattened fingers. It was going well. Bubba spoke, or rather confessed, with abandon — she had a daughter, unmarried, dental hygienist, a son, the lawyer, a house on Manhattan Beach, two grandkids, oh so many things to do today, just three more weeks on the honeydew diet, an obsession with chandeliers, a healing neck strain, a bias against platform shoes, two cats, a skin condition, an ex-husband and an ex-lover, a Botox addiction — and finally, a manicure.

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