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By Kate Bernheimer

This is often an annual magazine dedicated to fairy stories, modern and historical.Each factor of "Fairy story evaluation" includes poetry, fiction, and essays that both handle the abiding impact of fairy stories on modern literature and tradition, or are themselves modern fairy stories in prose or verse. it truly is, in accordance with editor Kate Bernheimer, "a venue for all writers operating with the aesthetics and motifs of fairy tales.""Fairy story Review's" first concerns ("The Blue factor, 2005", and "The eco-friendly factor, 2006") comprise contributions from nationally famous authors similar to Donna Tartt, Francine Prose, Lydia Millet, Marina Warner, Jack Zipes, Aimee Bender, and Rikki Ducornet. tales from the 1st matters were famous or selected for republication in "Best New American Writers 2006" and "Best American brief tales 2005". Seven tales and 7 poems in all were nominated for the Pushcart Prize.The 3rd quantity, "The Violet Issue", includes paintings by way of Kim Addonizio, Don Mee Choi, Lucy Corin, Tracy Daugherty, Espido Freire, Toshiya Kamei, Sarah Hannah, Lily Hoang, Anna Maria Hong, Kim Hyesoon, Jeffrey Levine, Lisa Olstein, David Petruzelli, Natania Rosenfeld, Aurelie Sheehan, Richard Siken, Kieran Suckling, Lee Upton, and Julie Marie Wade.

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