In order to get more accurate results, our search has the following Google-Type search functionality:
If you use '+' in front of a word, then that word will be present in the search results.
ex: Harry +Potter will return results with the word 'Potter'.
If you use '-' in front of a word, then that word will be absent in the search results.
ex: Harry -Potter will return results without the word 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between two words, then both of those words will be present in the search results.
ex: Harry AND Potter will return results with both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'OR' between two words, then bth of those words may or may not be present in the search results.
ex: Harry OR Potter will return results with just 'Harry', results with just 'Potter' and results with both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, then that word will be absent in the search results.
ex: Harry NOT Potter will return results without the word 'Potter'.
Placing '""' around words will perform a phrase search. The search results will contain those words in that order.
ex: "Harry Potter" will return any results with 'Harry Potter' in them, but not 'Potter Harry'.
Using '*' in a word will perform a wildcard search. The '*' signifies any number of characters. Searches can not start with a wildcard.
ex: Pot*er will return results with words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er'. In this case, 'Potter' will be a match.
Issue 42 of The Lifted Brow features an incredibly strong mix of new work – essays, fiction, translations, commentary, criticism, poetry, and as always so many pages of comics and visual art.
With cover art by Shay Colley, Issue 42 of The Lifted Brow includes:
experimental memoir from Anita Levin;
jessie berry-porter's tender-raw lyrical memoir on eating disorder and un/treatment;
an exploration of meat, bodies and the blurred line between, by Emma Hardy;
Eda Gunaydin's considering the experience of awkwardness across and between cultures and generations;
a hilarious, depressing index investigating Australia's proposed Antarctica runway, by Bella Klaver;
Léa Antigny reflects on motherhood and fragility in the face of climate disaster;
a meditation on im/mortal bodies and their relationship to fear, nature, and spirituality by Mira Schlosberg;
new fiction from Kat Gibson about spiralling self-consciousness and an impish garden gnome;
debut fiction from Dawn Nguyen that will irrevocably change how you look at carrots;
new experimental translation from Julian Mithra;
translated fiction from Ilka Papp-Zakor, translated by Timea Balogh;
new poetry from Bella Li, Bhanu Kapil, Andrew Brooks, Magan Magan, and Quang Mai;
columns: Antonia Pont’s first ‘Thinking Feeling’ column, Michael Dulaney’s ‘Environment’ column, Jana Perković’s ‘Performance’ column, Aimee Knight’s ‘Pop Culture’ column, and Benjamin Law and his mum Jenny’s ‘Law School’ sex advice column;
a special series on libraries, featuring Eileen Chong, Ruby Pivet, Nathan Sentance, Vanessa Giron, and Sumudu Samarawickrama;
and new comics and visual art by Marlo Mogensen, Johdi Zutt, John Broadley, Donya Todd, Marc Pearson, Lala Albert, Rachel Ang, Charlotte Allingham, F. This, Marcelo Lavin, Aila Franck, Nadia Ingrid, Max Mose, Sarah McNeil, Will Thompson, Angelica Roache-Wilson, Leonie Brialey, Ashley Ronning, Leah Wishnia, Isabella Meagher, Thom Nguyen, and Nancy Li.