Absolutely thrilled today to announce the arrival of the brand new issue of CLR! This year the magazine adopted a gorgeous, full-color format with incredible new work from Rafael Alvarez, Matt Bell, Susannah Breslin, S. Cearley, Kim Chinquee, Susan DeFreitas, Steve Denniston, JJ Chen Henderson, Shane Hinton, Lily Hoang, William Jolliff, Kelly Jones, Dana Koster, Michael Mejia, Lydia Netzer, Wendy C. Ortiz, Joanna Lynne Ponce, Jay Ponteri, Daniel Romo, Lois Rosen, Kevin Sampsell, Tom Saya, Katherine Clarke Sinback, Noel Sloboda, Ben Slotky, Aron Nels Steinke, Julia Stoops, Rosalyn Stovall, Nick Triolo, Vandoren Wheeler, Robert Wrigley, and John Yohe.
None of this would have been possible without the awesome crew we had this year. Big, big thanks to Marlene Broemer, Trista Cornelius, Sean Davis, Sue Mach, Jeff McAlpine, Nicole Rosevear, and Matt Warren for digging through the slushpile with me. And even bigger thanks to Matt’s incredible production and layout crew from ENG246: Samantha Batey, Donald Beach, Julia Berezhnoy, Janel Brubaker, Vitaliy Burlaka, Angela Douglass, Chelsie Gaither, Leslie Garrick, Elissa Johnson, Vera Johnson, Victoria Marinelli, Delilah Martinez, and Shilo Niziolek.
And extra special notes of thanks to Ryan Davis, the CCC English Department, and Clackamas Community College for all your help and support!