Volume 7, Number 3
Fall 2003/The Mates Issue
Founding Editors Adrienne Brodeur, Francis Ford Coppola
Editor in Chief Tamara Straus
Managing Editor Krista Halverson
Senior Editor Michael Ray
Associate Editor Paul Kramer
Editorial Assistants Suzanne Barnecut, Terri Brown-Davidson, Juno DeMelo, Sarah Hill, Michelle Neely, Erin Peterson, Brandi Reissenweber, Amanda Warren
Editorial Board Adrienne Brodeur, Po Bronson, Sylvia Brownrigg, Justine Cook, Michael Fitzgerald, Jilian Gersten, Gary Kamiya, Samantha Schnee, Garth Wingfield
Advisory Board Francis Ford Coppola, John Glusman, William Kennedy, Tom Luddy, Daniel Menaker, Nan Talese
Readers Dave Anderson, Tom Bochenek, Andre Brito, Robley Browne, Scarlett Chidney, Larry Connolly, Mark Cunningham, Roxanne Davis, Christina Ferguson, Mark Follman, Jennifer Franet, Jim Frost, James Haas, Phil Hilton, Farrah Karapetian, Jonathan Kiefer, Caroline Kim, Donna Laemmlen, Erin Lauten, Jacqueline Luckett-Johnson, Kelilyn McKeever, Jolivette Mecenas, Robin Meyerowitz, Sara Molinaro, Nicole Montalbano, Hannah Moon, Elise Proulx, Randall Rabidoux, Janis Robertson, Lisa Rosenberg, Jenn Shreve, Kevin Skaggs, Risa Toyama, Tom Treanor, Caron Kamps Widden
Copy Editors Naheed Attari, Diane Ollis, Elise Proulx
Guest Designers The Clayton Brothers
Design Assistant Yolanda de Montijo
Publisher Francis Ford Coppola
Information Zoetrope: All-Story is a quarterly literary publication founded in 1997 to explore the intersection of story and art, fiction and film.
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"1950: Friends and Lovers" excerpted from John Boorman's memoir Adventures of a Suburban Boy, which is being published in November by Faber and Faber, Inc., an affiliate of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC. Copyright © 2003 by John Boorman. All rights reserved.
"Name That Girl" excerpted from No Matter How Much You Promise to Cook or Pay the Rent You Blew It Cauze Bill Bailey Ain't Never Coming Home Again by Edgardo Vega Yunqué. To be published October 2003 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC. Spanish text copyright © 2000 by Edgardo Vega Yunqué. All rights reserved.
Classic Reprint “Secretary” from Bad Behavior by Mary Gaitskill. Copyright © 1988 by Mary Gaitskill. Reprinted by permission of Poseidon Press, a division of Simon & Schuster, Inc. NY.