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August 11, 2015

New Fiction by Ethan Rutherford


Post Road 31 won’t be available until late October, but you can read an excerpt from it right now – we’ve just made Ethan Rutherford‘s fantastic story “The Baby” available as an exclusive web feature.

If you’re in the Boston area, don’t miss Ethan’s reading at Porter Square Books this Friday night at 7 p.m. – more information about that event is available here.


An Interview with Suzanne Koven


The Roundtable Reading Series  – a monthly reading series collectively curated by seven Boston-based literary journals – reconvenes this Friday, September 30, at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.  Post Road “runs the table” this month with readings by recent contributors Ethan Rutherford and Suzanne Koven.  Post Road Intern Bailey Flynn contacted Dr. Koven recently to inquire about her current work, her position at Massachusetts General Hospital, and the connections between medicine and narrative – click here to read the full interview.


Poet Mark Jarman reads “The Conversion of the Vikings”

Here’s a recording of poet Mark Jarman reading “The Conversion of the Vikings,” another poem featured in Post Road 29.


Reading Recommendations: Alexander Danner


During our Editors’ Roundtable at Porter Square Books earlier this month, Intern Kaitlin Astrella spoke with PSB’s Alexander Danner about his favorite books of the moment. Here are his recommendations.


Poet Jim Whiteside reads “Cento”

jim_1To celebrate the publication of Issue 29, we’ll be posting some web exclusives to highlight work in the issue.  Here’s a recording of Jim Whiteside reading his poem “Cento.”



Photos from the 2015 Boston Book Festival

We’ve just posted some photos from the 2015 Boston Book Festival – please click here to view them.



New Fiction By Ruth Danon

To celebrate the release of contributor Ruth Danon’s new book, Limitless Tiny Boat (out on 10/17/15 from BlazeVOX Books), we’re publishing a brand new story by Ruth as a Web Feature.  Please click here to read “The Small Perfectly Lidded Copper-Bottomed Cooking Pot,” which will be published in Post Road 30.

Exclusive Excerpt from Joe Meno’s forthcoming novel


Post Road is pleased to present an exclusive excerpt from Joe Meno’s forthcoming novel,Marvel and a Wonder, out on September 1, 2015 from Akashic Books.  Joe will read with  Nina Revoyr and Jennifer Pashley at Newtonville Books on September 18.