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Volume 9: Marginality: Voices from the Periphery (1986)

Staff: Murray McNeil 3, Jennifer Allee, Craig Clevenger,
Debra McMahon, Kathryn Parry, Rick Ewing

Table of Contents
Introduction by Sarah Spence………………………………..3
Better of Dead by Marael Johnson……………………………3
10% by Hank Malone………………………………….……9
Live Steam at 8:45 by Laurel Ann Bogen……………………10
the mailbox poem by patrick mckinnon………………….….12
May by Donna Hilbert……………………………….…….14
another; shit; poem by Murray McNeil………………….…17
A Couch at Midnight by Tony Powell………………………19
All American Soft Life Sweepstakes by Wanda Coleman..…20
Fitting In by Charles Webb…………………………………21
The Escapee by Gary Holcomb………………………………22
May 12, 1971 by Laurel Ann Bogen………………………….31
applying one’s self by Charles Stetler………………………32
Judges by Eileen Kenyon…………………………………….33
Yenney’s Grocery by Kathleen Iddings…………………..…35
Rats by Kathleen Iddings……………………………………..40
A Slice of Ivan by Jeff Cross………………………………….41
Communion by Marael Johnson……………………………..44
Dirty Movies by Ron Koertge………………………………..45
Androgyny at the Henry E. Huntington School
By Laurel Speer……………………………………………46
How Simple by Laurel Speer…………………………………47
Most Hideous Scene by Jenna Allee…………………………48
Stone Rock Lady by Wanda Coleman……………………….49
The Forbidden Dream: Locked In and Out of the
American Dream by Dr. Ora Williams…………………..53
Dream 522 by Wanda Coleman………………………………62
Cancer by Edward Field………………………………………63
I Cannot Be the Virgin by Laurel Speer……………………..66
Wedding by Victor M. Valle………………………………….67
Delfina by Victor M. Valle…………………………………….68
Groceries by Rafael Zepeda………………………………..…69
Apples by Bob Austin…………………………………………78
White House Briefing by Steve Kowit……………………….85
At the Vietnam Memorial by Heidi Ziolkowski…………….86
Old Red by Kathleen Iddings…………………………………88
27 Years of Madness by Laurel Ann Bogen……………….…90
One Day by Cati Munsee………………………………………93
The Zoo by Belinda Subraman………………………………..95
The Acidhead by Fred Voss…………………………………..96
Stolen Glances by Gerald Haslam…………………………….98
The Garbage Lover by Charles Webb……………………….103
Under the Bus Bench by Kenneth Funsten……………….….104
Born Again by Brian C. Clark……………………………..…106
The Death of Gladys Gebbermann by William Orton……..107
The Only Child by Gerald Locklin…………………………..122
Bound by the Undone by Murray McNeil……………………126
stars by patrick mckinnon…………………………………….127
The American Dream Machine by Brian C. Clark………….130

ART
Rick Ewing – 2
Will Loya – 8
Stuart Rose – 18
Amy Ning – 39
Daniel Seetman – 51
Joel Cadman – 65
Roger Mejia – 84
Bill Saylor – 97
Rick Ewing – 105
Jeffrey Grecny – 129

COVER ART
Woodcut by Pat Merrill

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