Dear Friends, Writers, Associates—
We are pleased to announce the launch of Issue 37: Spring 2017 of The Puritan Magazine! Replete with a veritable cornucopia of new fiction, poetry, essays, reviews, and interviews from some of the best emerging and established writers in Canada and beyond, we hope it makes for excellent reading in the park or patio of your choice.
Our poetry section includes work by Maureen Hynes, Jay Ritchie, Aja Moore, Shazia Hafiz Ramji, Meghan Bell, Alison Braid, David Ly, Dominique Béchard, Marta Balcewicz, Sam Collier, Sarah Stickney, Sue Chenette, and Tahlia Chloe.
In the interviews section, Cal Freeman talks to Mariela Gifford, Kailey Havelock and Zoe Whittall discuss The Best Kind of People, and Laura Clarke and Kate Sutherland engage in a stimulating back and forth about animals and poetry.
In our review pages, find in-depth takes by Dave Hurlow on George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo, Robert Anderson on Sandre Ridley’s Silvija, and Catherine Owen on ari banias’ anyone and Ali Blythe’s Twoism.
We hope you enjoy the new issue, and don’t forget to share widely!