Wishing the Best To Our Outgoing Editors

BY ANTHONY COOK, Editor-in-Chief It’s a sad fact of life here at Sycamore Review. Because we are a graduate student-run publication, our editors change every year or two. This summer, four staffers will be leaving us: Managing Editor Katie Connor, Fiction Editor James Xiao, Nonfiction Editor Ruth Joynton, and Assistant Director of Creative Writing Chris … Continue reading Wishing the Best To Our Outgoing Editors

Elaine Showalter’s A Jury of Her Peers

BY KATIE CONNOR, Managing Editor On the whole, I tend to shy away from books on women writers. I feel targeted, for one. Because I am a writer and a woman, it is assumed that I want to read women writers. Secondly, these type of groupings often do more harm than good as far as … Continue reading Elaine Showalter’s A Jury of Her Peers