KYD27-3D-HighResolutionReleased today, Kill Your Darlings Issue 27 is now available to purchase through our shop, and subscribers can read it online right now! Copies are already on their way to our print subscribers, and will be hitting mailboxes early this week.

Highlights from this issue include Royce Kurmelovs’ investigation of the Whyalla steelworks and the continuing decline of Australian manufacturing, Sarah Coles on the David-and-Goliath battle between organic canola farmers and multinational agribusiness multinationals, Rebecca Shaw on representations of fatness in pop culture, Scott McCulloch reporting on the unrest in Lebanon, and Amy Matthews on the intersection between feminism and the world of romance novels.

The issue also features a conversation with French novelist Marie Darrieussecq, and the S.D. Harvey Award-winning short story ‘Flesh’ by Roni O’Brien, plus loads more!

You can view full details of the issue here, and read Rebecca Starford and Hannah Kent‘s editorial to get a taste of the issue.

We’re excited to share the 27th Kill Your Darlings with you.

Happy reading!