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Julia Elliott
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Julia Elliott
Julia Elliott’s writing has appeared in Conjunctions, Tin House, The Georgia Review, The New York Times, and other publications. She has won a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award, and her stories have been anthologized in The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses and Best American Short Stories. Her debut story collection, The Wilds (Tin House), was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice. Her first novel, The New and Improved Romie Futch (Tin House) arrived in 2015.

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Vol. 72
Nocturnals
Spring 2019
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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October 15, 2019
On the highway, saw the eyes of a sheep staring through slats
of a trailer transport. Who?

I thought for both of us. The choices
I had; those it didn’t.
October 8, 2019
I wanted to take you out shoplifting
mascara, reenacting all the scenes from
Marie Antoinette. I wanted us to fall 
back repeatedly into a bed of extravagant
dresses, eat really good chocolates, listen
to even better music, smell really good.
Is that too literal?
October 1, 2019
The outer bark cleaved 
so as to summon
a slug, these oars 

paddling air 
opposite sun. 
Nocturnal 
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The Bard Fiction Prize and Los Angeles Times Book Prize winner reads from Maggie Brown & Others
Monday, October 28, 2019
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium