by Marina Manoukian

A Strange Woman – Leylâ Erbil


A Strange Woman tells of a woman’s love affair with life, though it is a life that existed before her and will exist long after.

When the Whales Leave – Yuri Rytkheu


In this light, Chavasse’s translation is but one echo within a cavernous history, itself but a momentary iteration on its way to another.

Last of Her Name – Mimi Lok


Lok’s stories negotiate and transgress the limits of the nearly impossible.