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writers and editors

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Lara Katz

Weston, CT

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“Polyphony is a find. An eclectic collection of prose and poetry, it's like nothing else around. It's like a Paris Review for the young. Daring. Provocative. Exhilarating. And just plain fun.”

 – Alex Kotlowitz
There Are No Children Here


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Volume 16 | Fall 2020

Now available!

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Our Advisory Board

Stuart Dybek
Jennifer Egan
Betsy Franco
Edward Hirsch
Alex Kotlowitz
Chang-rae Lee
Jim McManus
Gary Shteyngart
Scott Turow