APRIL 2016

With great pleasure, the editors offer congratulations to…

  • MARSHA POMERANTZ, whose “Right/Left: A Triptych,” from our Summer 2015 issue, was selected for inclusion in the Best American Essays 2016.
  • LINDA GREGERSON, whose poem “Font,” from our Summer 2015 issue, will appear in Best American Poetry 2016.
  • TOM SLEIGH, whose poem “Prayer for Recovery,” from our Spring 2015 issue, was also selected for Best American Poetry 2016.
  • VICTORIA NELSON and NICK BROMELL, recipients of 2016 Guggenheim Fellowships. Nelson’s latest piece in Raritan, “Walter Benjamin and the Two Angels,” appeared in the Winter 2016 issue, and Bromell last appeared in our Summer 2015 issue with “Dignity: A Word for Democracy.”

...imagine a snowball slowly rolling down a snow-covered hill, only the snowball is made out of cash and the hill is a pile of money... 

-- Eli Cook (Fall 2015)

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