In this issue, Gerard Woodward pays homage to Kafka. Clark Blaise explores the mind of a dangerously precocious Indian-American girl. Ann Fisher-Wirth tweaks a Swedish proverb into a vital challenge. Ocean Vuong inhabits the fractured identities of family members after war. Mohsin Hamid talks about his writing process and film adaptation in an exclusive interview.

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Rachelle Escamilla, Changming Yuan, Mary Buchinger, Len Krisak, Frank Scozzari, Greg Moglia, Ken Pobo, Allen Qing Yuan, Colin Dodds, Randy Phillis, John Abbott, Jeffrey Alfier, John Michael Flynn

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Anna Dimitrakopoulos, and Sebastian Blomstrand