By Carianne King
Anthony Ham on searching for nomadic elephants, writing travel guides, and trading work as a lawyer for the writing life.
An interview with the VQR contributor about her poetry-based coverage of women who live in endemic poverty in Troy, New York.
An interview with the regular VQR contributor about his coverage of tabloid journalists in Juárez who report on narco-murders.
By Aja Gabel
An interview with the author of the short story "The Cowboy Tango," which appears in our current issue.
By Mandy Redig
“‘The wise man believes that destiny exists, and that it has need of him. Not fate—destiny.’ In their difference lies a writer’s life.”
By Waldo Jaquith
In 1982, David Wyatt analyzed where the Star Wars franchise was headed. We asked him to consider how his forecast turned out.
By Anna Sheaffer
The author of "Beirut Rising" answers questions about the city's political future, travel writing, and reporting in territory where journalists are suspect.
The poet talks to VQR about his creative process. Three of his poems are included in our summer issue.
The former first lady and VQR contributor answers a few questions about her photography.
By Andrew Shelden
A brief interview with the author, in which he explains how he came to join a trek along a seasonal Kashmiri ice road.