Portland Review has been publishing exceptional prose, poetry, and art since 1956. The journal is produced by the graduate students in Portland State University’s English Department, and for over sixty years Portland Review has promoted the works of emerging writers and artists alongside the works of well-established authors. Past contributors include Kristen Arnett, Robert Crumb, Brian Doyle, Keith Flynn, Tess Gallagher, Martha Grover, Ursula K. Le Guin, Christopher Howell, Richard Hugo, David Ignatow, William Kittredge, Joanna Klink, Yusef Komunyakaa, Shayla Lawson, Margaret Malone, Ted Mathys, Valzhyna Mort, Carol Muske-Dukes, Lance Olsen, Hannah Sanghae Park, Kevin Sampsell, Peter Sears, Ed Skoog, William Stafford, Primus St. John, Brian Turner, Natasha Vargas-Cooper, Lidia Yuknavitch, and Matthew Zapruder.


Co-Editors-in-Chief: Rayna Jensen, Benjamin Kessler
Prose Editors: Jessica Fonvergne, Michael Schepps
Poetry Editor: Tessa Livingstone
Editorial Assistants: Kari Davidson, Karleigh Frisbie, Stephanie Sandmeyer
Student Editors: Morgaine Baumann, Timothy Day, Margaret Henry, Kathleen Levitt, Molly Simas, Thomas Spoelhof

Editor Instructor: Thea Prieto

Faculty Advisor: Janice Lee

Readers: Phyllis Bittinger, Morgan Chen, Kasey Colton, Gina Devincenzi, Kendra Ferguson, Lindsay Goldman, Lauren Hobson, Molly MacGilbert, Steve Olson, Stefano Paparo, Peter Sanchez, Samm Saxby, Eli Smith, Oscar White

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