the fall 2019 issue of asymptote, as to be expected, is explosive with new work, expansive in its scope and magnitude, and secures the publication’s reputation as a staple in the world of global literature. featuring a stunning selection of poetry (osip mandelstam! sun tzu-ping!), a brilliant microfiction feature, and the other sections equally full-bodied and potent, fall 2019 is a gift to readers all around the world.

read a more detailed exploration of my favourites in the asymptote blog editor highlights, and dive right away into this spectacular issue.

shelly shan

hi, my name is shelly. I do a thing where I make words into unnecessarily emotional composites. I don't know why I'm allowed on the internet, but I like it here.