Archive for the 'Interviews' Category


“Beyond Folly”- in stores and on Conte!

Monday, December 16th, 2013
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Conte pal and contributor to issue 6.1 Emil DeAndreis has recently had his first novel released by Blue Cubicle press.  Titled Beyond Folly, it’s a witty and relentlessly unpredictable chain of short episodes that, strung together, catalog the travails of Horton Hagardy, a formerly budding poet washed aground on the shores of San Francisco’s substitute [...]

An Interview with Roger Weingarten

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
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Poetry editor Adam Tavel conducted this interview with poet Roger Weingarten, who contributed a brief lyric essay and poem to Conte 5.2. Their exchange was first published by the now-defunct Emprise Review in December 2010. We are pleased to reprint it here in its entirety. Your first two books, What Are Birds Worth and Ethan [...]

An Interview with Stacie Leatherman

Friday, March 8th, 2013
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Poetry editor Adam Tavel conducted this interview with Conte 3.1 contributor Stacie Leatherman, and it was first published by the now-defunct Emprise Review on September 30, 2011. We are pleased to reprint it here in its entirety. To learn more about Stacie and her work, you can visit her website. Your first two poetry collections, Stranger [...]

Q&A with Lauren Almeida

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
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Late last year, we serialized Lauren Almeida’s amazing story "Abandonment of the Flint" on our front page.  Today, Lauren took some time to answer a few questions about creating the story, her writing process, and her future plans; you can read it after the cut. The interview, and the story, also now have a permanent [...]

Uglycousin Interview

Monday, January 21st, 2008
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Howdy folks, Today we have the first in what will, hopefully, be a long line of fun and productive (scratch that, let’s just go with “fun”) interviews. We are doing our best to say hello to, and to shamelessly ride on the coattails of, fledgling web journals and web-literary luminaries alike. It’s our way of [...]