This art is politics, activism, environmentalism. For the moment, it must be. Because a world of black or white is not only colorless, it's anarchy. Exciting new work from Mary Ruefle, Jorge Comensal, and Jennifer Bartlett... to name just a few. We hope that you enjoy this issue and that in some way it grabs you, touches you, maybe even shakes you. What will you find in this issue of TLR? Everything you didn't know you should read. TLR: Read bravely. See the entire TOC at www.theliteraryreview.org/issue/i-live-here/.