Mal Nº 1: That Obscure Object
On desire and its objects in two essays, a short story and three poems. Featuring illustrations by Ana Kirova.
First published: November 2018
The inaugural of Mal Journal features an essay by Anne Boyer on infatuation and literary creativity (from Dante's obsession with Beatrice to Chris Kraus's with Dick); an essay by Juliet Jacques on écriture trans-féminine (trans writing as genre); a short story by Saskia Vogel; and poetry by Eileen Myles.