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Editor's note

Editor’s note issue 11

What I’m striving for is authenticity; none of it is real. – WG Sebald I mean that the self-referentiality of my novel is a way of exploring how fiction functions in our real lives—for good and for ill—not a way of mocking fiction’s inability to make contact with anything outside of itself. My concern is […]

The South Circular issue 10 July 2014 cover © Aleana Egan

Editor’s note issue 10

Sing with the voice your god gave you. But know your song before you take to the stage. In 1997, I auditioned for my secondary school’s annual musical show. I was in transition year, a time of academic, creative and legal experimentation. Or, as it is often called, a doss year. Lacking any friendships that […]