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  • 224 pages 
  • 14cm x 21.5cm 
  • Published in New York, 2019 

Founded on the belief that a good literary magazine can celebrate sophisticated design and earnest expression on the same page, American Chordata seeks to publish work that is brave, illuminating, and emotionally detailed.


This ninth issue of the biannual literary and art magazine showcases bright voices across fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, and photography.


In this issue:


  • Nuns, homeboys, and decoy animals
  • A corpse flower and two burials
  • Half-brides in Cairo
  • A Korean rite in Kentucky
  • The Lost City of Hurtlantis in Windhoek, Namibia


Issue eight of American Chordata is also available in the Stack shop.

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