: The Epic of Gilgamesh by Kent H. Dixon :

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Antioch Review contributor KENT H. DIXON has a graphic novel, The Epic of Gilgamesh, that came out May 22, 2018.  Published by Seven Stories Press, Gilgamesh was created in collaboration with his son, Kevin H. Dixon—art by Kevin, translation by Kent. Reviews and orders at amazon.com and sevenstories.com, and elaborations of the project. at websites:   kevinhdixon.com  and kenthdixon.com

Dixon is currently a featured writer at the on-line magazine OPEN: Journal of Art & Letterswhich includes a sampling of his flash fiction, a craft essay on flash, and interviews. OPEN recently nominated him for a Pushcart Prize for one of his shorts from a collection-in-progress Not for Sunday School, titled “Something Else About Mary.”  The written INTERVIEW is instructive: ojalart.com   As for ‘Mary,’ wend your way to Feature Writer: Kent Dixon’s Flash Fiction “Something Else About Mary” O:JA&L, and at bottom of page click on: Hear Nishi  Munshi read this selection

Dixon has published fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and translations in TriQuarterly, Georgia Review, Iowa Review, Shenandoah, Gettysburg Review, Florida Review, Kansas Quarterly, Arkansas Review, Energy Review, The American Prospect, Transference, Luna, Libido, Sport Literate, Carolina Quarterly, Antioch Review, and others. The short story “Wake” appeared in Summer 2009 issue of Antioch Review, and “Siren Song” is in the current Winter 2018 issue.

He has most recently discovered a new free-form genre, call it Website. Behold, it can have a voice. It can have form and no form; readers, and no readers, ça ne fait rien. In his quickening old age, Dixon calls it “my advance extended epitaph.” He recommends the form, for each his own.


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