Meet the Editors 2017 [Part Two]

Today we're meeting the head genre editors! These talented folx are in charge of maintaining the submission logs of their specialty, organizing the submissions, and leading reader discussions. They're also responsible for editing, author revisions, proofreading, and work in conjunction with the Managing Editor to communicate with authors and artists. Bryce Riegel is our Fiction Editor …

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Weekly Feature Editor #2: James (Jesse) Crawford

Mirror By James Crawford I. I can’t speak for the mirror, standing outside, I am inside & different, and why question anything anyways if it’s the room that thinks we live our lives strange. a tiny apartment, a kitchen, & a closet is emptied of items that might suggest — a couple is living, taking …

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Weekly Feature Editor #1 Olivia Maaghul

He stood - hunched over himself, at the corner, haphazardly on two streets. like a streetlight- steaming, Mingling with no one, except… for his cigarette. Fascinated- One might have said that that four-inch-roll of sweet tobacco knew him better than anyone in the world. And when he held it, onlookers, grew jealous, desperate for just …

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Thank You and Pictures

Thank you so much to everyone who made our Forum Spring 2014 issue launch party such a success!  Big thanks especially to: Bird & Beckett Books for so graciously hosting the event in their fabulous bookstore (seriously check it out, it's amazing!), our contributors for producing all the immensely beautiful content in this issue, to …

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Rejection Letters Sent to Famous People

It's not easy receiving that cursed rejection letter in the mail, and often times it's no easier for a publication to decide not to publish your piece.  No matter if you ever receive a rejection letter from us or any other publication.  It certainly doesn't mean you lack talent, drive or a great career in …

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Introducing the Editors for Spring 2014

Introducing our team of editors for the Spring 2014 issue of Forum Magazine!  These are the people who, thanks to your contributions and the help of the graphics department on campus, are able to put together this fantastic magazine every semester. Katerina Argyres General Editor Katerina Argyres is currently enrolled in CCSF and SF State. …

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Meet the Spring 2013 Staff

Jerome Steegmans, General Editor Author. Editor. Occultist. Publisher. On my bedside table: Terisa Batista; Home From the Wars by Jorge Amado; Tell My Horse by Zora Neale Hurston; Norse Mythology and the Modern Human Being by Ernst Uehli; The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi; the February 2013 issue of Poetry; the Winter 2012 issue of The Paris Review; A …

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