Marco Roth is an editor and co-founder of n+1 magazine. The Scientists (FSG, 2012), a memoir of AIDS and other perilous transmissions, is his first book.
Story #2. The Monsters issue includes new fiction from Lincoln Michel, Bennett Sims, and Genevieve Valentine; an excerpt from Blake Butler’s monstrous new novel, 300,000,000; essays from Kastalia Medrano, Corrine Lee, Alice Dreger, Stephen T. Asma, Theodora Goss, and Ryan Britt; interviews with artist Wayne White and bioethicist Alice Dreger; poetry from Susan Slaviero and Ruth Foley; a portfolio of hybrid verse guest-edited by Allison Campbell and featuring new work from Timothy Liu, Bianca Stone, Cole Swenson, and many others; and the first installment of our new feature, Raw Materials, an inside look at a story as it’s being created. The Contemporary Classic Reprint this issue is fiction from Dorothy Tse.