Posts Tagged ‘Matthew Salesses’

…is now live, here. It was guest-edited by Jarred McGinnis. It includes an article I wrote about the current state of US small press writing. In addition to that, there are creative pieces by Merle Drown, Roxane Gay, Lindsay Hunter, Joshua Mohr, Kim Parko, Matthew Salesses, and Ryan Van Winkle. And music playlists. And embedded YouTube videos (I highly approve). And you can download it all as a printable chapbook, here (PDF).

From Jarred’s introduction: “This special issue of Beat the Dust was motivated by just how surprisingly little interaction there is amongst the indy-lit scenes of UK and the USA, despite the great bridge of the internet.”

On a related note, here are three guest posts I published for Jarred at Big Other, reports on his London-based reading series, “The Special Relationship”: #1 | #2 | #3.


P.S. My complete playlist is after the jump.


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