Knives, Forks, Scissors, Flames

The editors of Panhandler Magazine and Panhandler Books are thrilled to announce that Stefan Kiesbye’s Knives, Forks, Scissors, Flames, which will be published by Panhandler Books in October, 2016, is now available for pre-order!

Matthew Olzmann

Matthew Olzmann’s first book of poems, Mezzanines, was selected for the Kundiman Prize.  His second book, Contradictions in the Design, is forthcoming from Alice James Books in November, 2016. His poems, stories and essays have

Juliana Paciulli

Juliana Paciulli was born in Manassas, Virginia and lives and works in Los Angeles. Solo exhibitions include Uh-huh (2016) and Are You Talking to Me? (2013) at Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, Sensors at Las Cienegas Projects, Los Angeles (2009) and The

Maureen Seaton

Maureen Seaton is the author of seventeen poetry collections, both solo and collaborative—most recently, Fibonacci Batman: New and Selected Poems (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2013) and Caprice: Collected, Uncollected, and New Collaborations, with Denise

Meredith Kooi

Meredith Kooi is a visual and performance artist, curator, and art critic based in Atlanta, working at the intersection of philosophy, feminist science and technology studies, and embodiment using performance, radio,

Marcia Vaitsman

Marcia Vaitsman has a degree in media studies with specialization in radio and TV broadcast from the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil. She was a  student at the University of Vienna, Austria,

John Capouya – Wayne Cochran

John Capouya teaches journalism and writing at University of Tampa, and is a nonfiction mentor in UT’s Creative Writing MFA program. This story, along with his profile of James Purify which previously appeared in Panhandler

Anya Roberts-Toney

Anya Roberts-Toney makes paintings and drawings that combine references to pop and digital culture with formal disruptive strategies in order to address themes of femininity, beauty, and visual breakdown. Her work has been

Tabitha Nikolai

Tabitha Nikolai is a visual artist, writer, and curator based in Portland, Oregon. She is the gallery coordinator for Portland State University, as well as the co-founder of Compliance Division, and Surplus Space,

Wasp Box Reviews

Wasp Box — the first book published by Panhandler Books — is currently getting strong reviews: “Wasp Box is a thrilling debut that will no doubt soon garner lots of positive attention

Dan Pinkerton and Laura Valeri

Dan Pinkerton lives in Urbandale, Iowa. His stories and poems have appeared in Barrow Street, Salamander, Crazyhorse, Boston Review, Arts & Letters, and the Best New American Voices anthology. Click here to read Dan Pinkerton’s story. Laura Valeri is