Issue #5 The King in Yellow

MANDEM —  The King in Yellow (cover)

mandemMANDEM is the art name for Maize Arendsee, an art instructor and Studio Art MFA student at Florida State University, and her life-partner, Moco Steinman-Arendsee. MANDEM’s artwork is described as an exercise in categorical violations, simulation, and narrative. With an academic background in classical mythology, gender studies, and critical theory, MANDEM works across media and materials (painting, assemblage/collage, film, sculpture, and book-making), intentionally destabilizing genre in terms of content and media. MANDEM’s artwork has been widely exhibited in art galleries and museums, and it has been featured in over 100 publications.

Glynn Barrass — Claws That Pierce the Amber Veil
Eleanor Leonne Bennett — Floats With Grace, Hidden in Green, Enforced, Paper Masks
Rosemary Tantra BenskoPerformance of The King in Yellow (Alphanumeric)
Carina Bissett — The Yellowed Press of an Ancient Power
Dimitry Borshch — Sign Bearer
Richard Lee ByersHate, Courage and Blood
Kelda CritchFungal Night, Uninteresting (Alphanumeric)
Randal Doering — Strength of My Fathers
Amelia Gorman — Sacrifice in Hali
Robert GrossThe Yellow Script (Alphanumeric)
David Hoenig — Of Kings, Queens, and Knaves
Marilyn Horn-Fahey — Return of the Son
Caroline JohnsonThis Yellow Balloon (Alphanumeric)
Linda KennedyPreacher Man (Alphanumeric)
Dominique Lamssies — Shards: A Drama in Four Acts
David Landrum — Cassilda
Christine Makepeace — The Queen in Yellow
M. N. ManiThe King (A Masquerade) (Alphanumeric)
Frankie MetroAn Excerpt From The Professional Donor (Alphanumeric)
Geoff Mosse — A Waking Fever Dream in Yellow
Rose Neilsen — The development of multiple cognitive deficits manifested by both:
Konstantine ParadiasDown Cancer Orchard Way (Alphanumeric)
Luiz Eduardo Peret The Next Emperor
Steph Post — The Pallid Mask
James PrattHe Is Coming (Alphanumeric)
Erica Ruppert — The Traveller
Julio Toro San MartinInterview Excerpted From a Blog Site Dedicated to Supernatural Investigations (Alphanumeric)
Jon Carroll Thomas — The Outcasts of Carcosa
Ellie Slaughter — A Romantic Evening With a Cthulhu Figurine (Alphanumeric)
Steve ToaseSmoke Signs (Alphanumeric)
Nathan TompkinsA Song of Chaos and Eternal Night (Alphanumeric)
David-John TyrerIn the Company of Mr. King (Alphanumeric)
Dawn Vogel — Miasma
Hope Wabuke — listen