Thanks to everyone who took Ecotone's tenth-anniversary survey! We'll have news of the winners of subscriptions to the magazine soon, and if we want to run your written responses, we'll contact you. Thanks again for participating!
We are now reading for our twentieth issue, themed Sound. See the submissions page for details.
Ben Fountain's foreword to Lookout Books's new anthology of Ecotone fiction, Astoria to Zion
—Gina Webb, Atlanta Journal Constitution
We live in a time when essays are often bullied into being articles, when the marketplace and the Internet, both ever-hungry for action, serve to cattle-prod the lounging essayist out of his or her natural ambling pace and into something closer to a march.
I once talked with an ecologist, Clinton Epps, who was studying how the wall being built at the U.S.–Mexico border might affect wildlife. A situation so hard for people was, not surprisingly, problematic for animals as well.