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.

Jacob Shores-Argüello


Jacob Shores-Argüello is a Costa Rican–American poet and fiction writer. He is the recipient of a Fulbright and the Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship in Provincetown. His second manuscript, Paraíso, was selected for the inaugural CantoMundo Poetry Prize and will be released in the fall of 2017.