Congratulations to Pushcart Winner Chen Chen!

Congratulations to Pushcart Winner Chen Chen!

Chen Chen is the author of When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities, which was longlisted for the National Book Award and won the Thom Gunn Award, among other honors. His work has appeared in many publications, including Poetry and The Best American...
The Blind Poet

The Blind Poet

I have been reprimanded by a poet I have published several times because I asked him to stop sending me his poems the moment he completes them. I have known this poet more than twenty years, since the mid-1990s when we both contributed to a magazine focusing on...
Foglifter Spring Issue Release!

Foglifter Spring Issue Release!

Join us for a night of fun exciting queer literature! Featured readers include: Yujane Chen Lily Kaylor Honoré Zeli M. Damitri Martinez Vivian Underhill Shelley Wong more to come!
Queer Syllabus: Off-site Event with The Rumpus at AWP

Queer Syllabus: Off-site Event with The Rumpus at AWP

Join Foglifter and The Rumpus for an offsite event celebrating the Queer Syllabus! The Queer Syllabus is an act of community and education, but it’s also an act of resistance: When we identify our roots and point to the work that shaped us as writers and as people, we...
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde

Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde

The Queer Syllabus is a joint project from The Rumpus and Foglifter Press that allows writers to nominate works for a new canon of queer literature. When we identify our roots, when we point to the work that shaped us as writers and as people, we demonstrate that our...