Matador Review

A Quarterly Missive of Alternative Concern

INTERVIEWS
Jenny Zhang
Chuck Palahniuk
Eve L. Ewing

NON-FICTION
Anne McGrath

POETRY
Kerry James Evans
Carol Alexander
Jeremy Flick
A. Loudermilk
Faylita Hicks
John Paul Martinez
Travis Lau
Rocco de Giacomo

FICTION
Melissa Brooks
Marni Berger
Graham Todd

FLASH FICTION
Arya F. Jenkins

VISUAL ART
Astian Rey
Ja Min Yie
Juliette Roche
Tom Mead
Mark Liam Smith
Graham Judd





Dr. Eve L. Ewing, a sociologist of education and writer in Chicago, has been called the "Zora Neale Hurston of [her] generation." Electric Archesher collection of poetry, essays, and visual art, was released in 2017 by Haymarket Books. The collection was named 2017 Best Poetry Book by the Chicago Review of Books, and was cited by the Chicago Tribune as one of the Top Ten Books of the Year. Ewing's second book, Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Sidewill be released by the University of Chicago Press this year.


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Graham Judd
"The Midnight Valley"

Graham Judd is an artist, illustrator, and educator. He works for Augsburg University, publishes art for games with Fight in a Box Games, and he is the illustrator for Flora of Middle Earth. He is a geek, and lives in the Twin Cities with his family.