Issue 38 Launch Party in Photos / by Washington Square

We had a blast at the launch party for #38 on Friday! Here's a glimpse of our night in pictures:

Fiction Editor Bruna Dantas Lobato and Assistant Poetry Editor Maggie Millner with issue 38 and lots of other new Washington Square goodies.

Fiction Editor Bruna Dantas Lobato and Assistant Poetry Editor Maggie Millner with issue 38 and lots of other new Washington Square goodies.

Former Poetry Editor, Linda H. Dolan, introducing Emily Brandt.

Former Poetry Editor, Linda H. Dolan, introducing Emily Brandt.

"I declare myself and the hour turns violet." -Emily Brandt.

"I declare myself and the hour turns violet." -Emily Brandt.

Former Fiction Editor, Mike Sarinsky, introducing Matthew Baker. 

Former Fiction Editor, Mike Sarinsky, introducing Matthew Baker. 

Matthew Baker reads his story "Meanwhile" from issue 38.

Matthew Baker reads his story "Meanwhile" from issue 38.

Former Poetry Editor, Chase Berggrun, introducing Jay Desphande.

Former Poetry Editor, Chase Berggrun, introducing Jay Desphande.

"Wanting nothing, you became the want." -Jay Desphande.

"Wanting nothing, you became the want." -Jay Desphande.

Managing Editor, Lindsey Skillen.

Managing Editor, Lindsey Skillen.

Editor-in-Chief Joanna Yas.

Editor-in-Chief Joanna Yas.

Selfie time.

Selfie time.

Poetry Editor, Jessica Modi with Former Poetry Editors, Chase Berggrun and Linda H. Dolan. 

Poetry Editor, Jessica Modi with Former Poetry Editors, Chase Berggrun and Linda H. Dolan. 

Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate with us and thanks to our readers, Matthew Baker, Emily Brandt, and Jay Desphande.