Winter 2016

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post snap - Lev Mamuya

untitled - Maria P. Vassileva

still, i wonder if you wonder if we are capable of suffering? - Danez Smith

Chapter 6 - Alyssa Moore

The Old Era and the Wolf Girl - Abduwéli Ershidin Bozlan

Burning Wheat - Perhat Tursun

Mirror, Mirror - Faye Yan Zhang

from "The Fly-Bottle" - Ron Silliman


five sections from Explosion Rocks Springfield - Rodrigo Toscano

from ‘Metaphor and Simile—24 poems at year’s end' - Brenda Hillman

Whose Woods These Are We Think - Brenda Hillman

Circe's Palace (1908) - T. S. Eliot

The Wit and Wisdom of Donald Hall (1966) - Donald Hall

La Montagne qui accouche (1982) - Jean de La Fontaine


Editor's Note: Winter 2016 - The Advocate Editorial Board


The Motto and the Millennial - Colton Valentine Kiara Barrow

Loathing Fear in Kolkata - Emma Adler

The not-so-secret continuity of Elena Ferrante - Yen Pham

A Literary Mania (1920) - Stoddard B. Colby


Censorship with a Smile: How Play-Doh and Puppies Endanger America’s College Students - Nico Perrino Alex Morey Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

Interview with Mark Chiusano - Emma Adler

Hoopla - Lily Scherlis

Mishima's Body - Bailey Trela

The Ruckus - Christine Legros

Private Parts - Owen Ojo

In Defense of Oneself - Kate Massinger

Plan B - Neil Strauss

A Reflection from John Ashbery '49 - John Ashbery

Art, Power, and Sex (1986) - Francine Prose

Man's Wrongs ("Dux Femina Facti") (1868) - Anonymous

Feminology (1893) - Henry H. Chamberlin, Jr.

The Riddle That Proposes Us: John Ashbery's Flow Chart (1996) - Benjamin Kunkel

Interview with Gabriel García Márquez (1980) - Katherine Ashton


No Trouble - Joe Byrne

Recuerdos - Moira McCavana

To A Good Home - Bret Johnston

Glittering Pie (1935) - Henry V. Miller

Travel and Leisure or The Pest (1996) - Elif Batuman


Namus - Setenay Gel

Slabs of Meat - Mindy Yi

Evidence No. 2 - Angela Strassheim

Evidence No. 8 - Angela Strassheim

Evidence (gun, kitchen knife) - Angela Strassheim

Evidence (two Mossberg twelve-gauge shotguns) - Angela Strassheim

existence + actuality I - Garrett Allen

existence + actuality II - Garrett Allen

existence + actuality III - Garrett Allen

Coccoon - Garrett Allen

New Forest/The Internal Revenue Office Reforested - Ellen Harvey

Twirling wires - Roger Ballen

Threat - Roger Ballen

Memento Mori - Roger Ballen

Good and Evil - Roger Ballen

Bitten - Roger Ballen

Cut loose - Roger Ballen

Dog Box - Roger Ballen

Head inside shirt - Roger Ballen

296.61: Mania Edition - Timothy Hyunsoo Lee

gookeyes (portraits of anxiety I) - Timothy Hyunsoo Lee

Mugunghwa (the one that got away) - Timothy Hyunsoo Lee

296.61: Depression Edition - Timothy Hyunsoo Lee

The Treachery of Sanctuary I - Chris Milk

The Treachery of Sanctuary II - Chris Milk

The Treachery of Sanctuary III - Chris Milk

Cover for The Harvard Advocate (1967) - John Lithgow

He Disappeared into Complete Silence, Plate 1 (1982) - Louise Bourgeois

He Disappeared into Complete Silence, Plate 3 (1982) - Louise Bourgeois

He Disappeared into Complete Silence, Plate 7 (1982) - Louise Bourgeois

Storyboard for Untitled (how does it feel) - Simon Dybbroe Møller

I might die before I get a rifle_Device V, 1993/2002 - Walid Raad

I might die before I get a rifle_Device VI, 1993/2002 - Walid Raad

Dew Breaker - Ellen Gallagher

Reincarnation - IM Heung-soon

Reincarnation - IM Heung-soon