Q&A with Saba Keramati, author of Self-Mythology

I try very hard to make the English language sound beautiful. But in doing so, I can’t ignore how language (and yes, even poetry) can also be made odious, or how eloquence can be used for malintent.


Alexandra wears a grey/beige shirt and has dark hair, which is in a buzz cut. She smiles widely in front of a bunch of trees.

Q&A with Alexandra Ye, author of “IOU”

I felt very lucky and excited to be in college when I was there, but for some reason I also couldn’t help feeling slightly humiliated all the time.