William Pierce is the author of Reality Hunger: On Karl Ove Knausgaard’s My Struggle (Arrowsmith Press, 2016). His fiction and essays have appeared in Granta, Ecotone, The Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere. He is senior editor of the literary and cultural magazine AGNI. Justin Reed’s fiction has appeared in Epoch, Flash, and elsewhere. […]
Literature and the arts engage the core of our humanity at once emotionally and intellectually. The conversation we have with a painting, a story, or a poem can surprise and enlighten us. The author’s words, the artist’s images create unique ways to see what confronts us—from outside and from within. Their voices encourage us to […]
This panel discussion features Marjorie Agosín, Ha Jin, Shahriar Mandanipour, and moderator Alexandra Marshall.
This April 2014 panel discussed “American Culture and Militarism.”
This 2013 Consequence AWP Panel discussed “What we don’t talk about when we talk about war.”