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.

Carl Napolitano


Carl Napolitano is a writer, potter, and drag performer from Little Rock, Arkansas. He is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where he received his MFA in fiction, and his work has appeared in Assaracus, CRAFT Literary, the Rumpus, and elsewhere. He has served as an associate editor for Sibling Rivalry Press and a resident artist at the Iowa Ceramics Center. Follow him on Instagram @carlnap.