Moon City Review 2009
An Annual of Poetry, Story, Art, and Criticism
Edited by Jane Hoogestraat and Lanette Cadle
Photographs by Julie Blackmon

Moon City Review 2009 is a newly established book annual intermingling poetry, story (both fiction and creative nonfiction), visual art, and timely cultural and literary criticism.
Featuring the invited work of nationally renowned authors, MCR also provides a venue for upcoming authors and artists. Students and seasoned authors alike are invited to submit their best work for consideration in future volumes. Click here for submission guidelines and upcoming special themes.
MCR 2009 includes poetry and fiction by Burton Raffel; poetry by Ted Kooser, Miller Williams, Marcus Cafagña, and Michael Burns; fiction (and an interview) by Kevin Brockmeier; short fiction by John Dufresne and Michael Cyzniejewski; and criticism by Billy Clem. A special section, “Archival Treasures,” features original and unknown work by Rose O’Neill, arguably the Ozarks’ most famous graphic artist.

Jane Hoogestraat is professor of English at Missouri State University.

Lanette Cadle is assistant professor of English at Missouri State University.

Julie Blackmon’s award-winning photographs have graced the pages of The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Oxford American, and National Geographic.


6 x 9, 252 pages, 35 illustrations
$15.95 paper

Distributed for Moon City Press.