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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The Infinitely Unending Art of Judith Kitchen

The Infinitely Unending Art of Judith Kitchen

Judith Kitchen, writer, editor, critic, and teacher, died at the age of 73 on November 6, 2014, after living with metastasized breast cancer, the subject of The Circus Train. I choose the word “living” deliberately because Kitchen’s presence—her aliveness on the page—is a swirling force behind many memorable passages in the book......

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. ...

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#RTNC2015 Holiday Book List

Looking for last-minute gift ideas? How about some books by #RTNC2015 presenters, or a gift certificate to the conference?...more

2014 Pushcart Nominations

River Teeth editors are pleased to announce this year's Pushcart nominations....more

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

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