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Special Announcement

O:JA&L’s 2023 Pushcart Prize Nominees

OPEN: Journal of Arts & Letters (O:JA&L) and its imprints Buttonhook Press and HOT BUTTON PRESS Contemporary Issues congratulate our 2023 Pushcart Prize nominees.

Flash Nonfiction as Memoir
(Translation)

Karineh Arutyunova
Translated by Lena Mandel

“VOICES”

Prose Poetry

Ray Gonzalez

“CHAMBERINO, NEW MEXICO, 1978”
(included in The Book of Whispers, PDF chapbook published by O:JA&L’s Buttonhook Press)

Poetry

Mykyta Ryzhykh

“BALANCES”

Nonfiction/Essay

James Roth

“JACOB, A GREENDALE GARDEN BOY”

Poetry

Ben Jacques

“THE SWEETNESS OF THE CURVE”
(from The Jackhammer Poems, PDF chapbook published by O:JA&L’s ButtonhookPress)

Experimental discourse (fiction)

Jim Meirose

“RETAIL SALE”
from Experimental Storytelling: A Timeline of Complementary Realities, PDF chapbook published by O:JA&L’s Buttonhook Press)

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