River Teeth is a biannual journal combining the best of creative nonfiction, including narrative reportage, essays and memoir, with critical essays that examine the emerging genre and that explore the impact of nonfiction narrative on the lives of its writers, subjects, and readers.

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Podcast Interview with Vanessa Grigoriadis

Podcast Interview with Vanessa Grigoriadis

In this episode of Gangrey: The Podcast, Matt Tullis talks with Vanessa Grigoriadis, an award winning contributor for national magazines. She talks about pop culture, journalistic research and some of her recent articles. ...

Raise High the Roof Beam, Women Authors

Raise High the Roof Beam, Women Authors

Since its inception, Shebooks’ digital collection of downloadable fiction, memoir, and journalism has grown to over 70 books, each of which the publishers say can be read “in an hour or two.” Their library is composed of works by both new and established writers. We review three selections in this month's book review....

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4th Annual Nonfiction Conference Will Feature Cheryl Strayed and Jerald Walker

The 4th annual River Teeth nonfiction conference will be May 29-31, 2015 on the Ashland University campus. Join us for readings, seminars, and manuscript consultations. Speakers and guests include perennial favorites as well as new faces to River Teeth. ...more

River Teeth Featured This Fall

Look for articles featuring River Teeth in the November issue of The Writer and in The Review Review online Tips....more

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 Notable

Congratulations to Katie Fallon, whose essay "Rebirth" is listed as a notable essay in this year's Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014....more

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