Announcing the Country Roots Music Issue

For the 24th annual music issue, we return to the roots of country music and celebrate the essence of “countrified” sound.

Cal Freeman


Cal Freeman is the author of the books Fight Songs and Poolside at the Dearborn Inn. His writing has appeared in journals including River Styx, Southword, Passages North, Hippocampus, and the Poetry Review. He currently serves as writer-in-residence with InsideOut Literary Arts Detroit and teaches at Oakland University.