From April, 2015

MOON CRADLE: Aries

Candice Wuehle is the author of curse words: a guide in 19 steps for aspiring transmographs (Dancing Girl Press, 2014) and EARTH*AIR*FIRE*WATER*ÆTHER (Grey Books Press, 2015). Some of her poems can be found in The Volta, The Colorado Review, and PRELUDE. She lives in Lawrence, Kansas, where she is a Chancellor’s Fellow at the University…

Interruptions: Roman Signer’s ‘Kitfox Experimental’

1. As we were walking home one afternoon after a dispiriting apartment viewing in Neukölln, my wife paused next to an undistinguished block of pigeon-gray flats. “There’s a giant airplane hanging in that window,” she said, and pointed to the disused brewery across the street. She was right. It was a big yellow plane, hung…

Sociology in Guyland

Bachelor parties exemplify what I love and hate about masculinity. On the one hand, they exist as a relic of an archaic form of masculinity that stands to separate men and woman as dichotomously oppositional social beings. On the other hand, the ritualistic and liminal aspects of these parties cement friendships amongst men and allow…