Jyoti Arvey is a writer and artist based in Oakland, CA. She received her BA in Slavic Studies from Connecticut College, where she completed her undergraduate thesis, 'Gender in the Everyday Life of the Russian Home.' Jyoti taught English for a year in Novosibirsk, Russia as a Fulbright scholar. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Chronogram, theEEEL, Dissolve Magazine, RE! Magazine, and the Hummingbird Magazine of the Short Poem.
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Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.
The James Baldwin Literature Prize
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of The James Baldwin Literature Prize of $1,000 to Hafsa Musa. Read more.
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