The Virginia Quarterly Review, resurrected under new leadership, has issued its first edition since being reorganized. The Fall 2012 issue is for sale at area bookstores ($14), and the edition is available online for U.Va. readers.
With the theme “The Female Conscience,” the issue includes essays, articles, fiction, poetry and book reviews. Among the highlights is a new piece of fiction from Joyce Carol Oates, “A Book of Martyrs,” and a pair of poems from U.Va.’s own much-acclaimed and awarded Lisa Russ Spaar, a professor of creative writing.
The venerable journal is now under the auspices of a new publisher, Jon Parrish Peede, and editor-at-large, Donovan Webster.
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