September 2015

Sep 15 23:05

Tom Leskiw reviews THE LOST WORLD OF THE OLD ONES by David Roberts

Cover image from publisher’s website. The Lost World of the Old Ones: Discoveries in the Ancient Southwest by David Roberts New York and London: W. W. Norton and Company, 2015. 352 pp. 46

August 2015

Aug 24 23:05

“I’m trying to imagine”: Attempts at Empathy

“Trinity Test Mushroom Cloud.” Links to image source. No ‘we’ should be taken for granted when the subject is looking at other people’s pain. -Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of

Aug 15 23:03

Tara Williams reviews NATIVE AMERICAN ENVIRONMENTALISM by Joy Porter

Native American Environmentalism Land, Spirit, and the Idea of Wilderness by Joy Porter Native American Environmentalism: Land, Spirit, and the Idea of Wilderness. Joy Porter University of Nebraska Press, 2014. Paperback, 224

Aug 5 23:02

storySouth Million Writers Award Nominations

Announcing Kudzu House Quarterly’s 2015 nominations for the storySouth Million Writers Award. This year’s nomination pool was especially rich, and we had to make some difficult decisions. Thanks to all

July 2015

Jul 21 23:00

Laura M Gibson Reviews THEFT by BK Loren

Cover from publisher’s website. Theft by BK Loren. Counterpoint, 2012. Paperback pp. 224. $16.00. ISBN-13: 978-1582438191. Review by Laura M Gibson I first met BK Loren through her story “Night Flight” in the

Jul 2 22:58

Katelyn Leboff reviews THE NAMES OF THINGS by John Colman Wood

Cover photo from publisher’s website. Buy directly from the publisher and get a discount: The Names of Things by John Colman Wood. Ashland Creek Press. 2012. pp. 270. Paperback: $17.50. ISBN: 978-1-61822-005-9.

Jul 2 22:56

Issue 5.2 Released

Click the cover art by Sean Abrahams to go to the issue! Editor’s Note “A weasel is wild. Who knows what he thinks? [He] won’t say. His journal is tracks

June 2015

Jun 3 22:55

Charlie Sterchi reviews MAN V. NATURE by Diane Cook

Cover from publisher’s website. Diane Cook, Man V. Nature. Harper Collins, 2014. 257 pp. $25.99. Review by Charlie Sterchi, University of Florida One interpretive anxiety in reviewing Diane Cook’s story collection,

Jun 2 22:54

Six Questions for Kudzu House

Below is a short interview with KHQ’s editors and Jim Harrington, who blogs at This post originally appears at the Six Questions For blog. Six Questions for Madison Jones (and

May 2015

May 26 22:53

Michelle Villanueva reviews THE SHADOW OF SIRIUS

Cover from publisher’s website. W.S. Merwin. The Shadow of Sirius. Port Townsend, WA:  Copper Canyon Press, 2008. 114p. Review by Michelle Villanueva, University of Nevada, Las Vegas Like the dog days