by Anna Kasradze

Catherine the Great and the Small – Olja Knežević


Knežević’s relentless chronicling of the ravages of heterosexuality and women’s centering of men invites us to read the novel as a quiet act of queer subversion in a hostile Eastern European climate.

Fauna – Christiane Vadnais


By narrating natural destruction in a neutral tone, Fauna models one way that climate-fiction can serve environmentalism.