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We are extremely pleased to announce that Chinelo Okparanta’s “Fairness” (Subtropics 14) has been chosen by Laura Furman to appear in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014.

Congratulations to Peter Cameron, whose story “After the Flood” from Subtropics 15 has been selected by Jennifer Egan for inclusion in Best American Short Stories 2014.

Read to Write Stories has published an interview with Alex Perez (Subtropics 10) about his story “Eggs,” as well as a writing exercise about creating the world of the story (Read to Write Stories: Alex Perez).

We are delighted to announce that Edward Gauvin (Subtropics 9, 13, 14, and 16) has received a 2013 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant for his translation of Jean Ferry’s The Conductor and Other Tales. Ferry’s story “Bourgenew & Co.” appears in Subtropics 16.

Watch a short film of Jean Ferry’s «La Maison Bourgenew», which appears in translation in Subtropics 16.

Olga Slavovnikova (Subtropics 4 and 7) talks with Martin Amis and Leonard Lopate, at The New Yorker.

This page last updated May 7, 2014.


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