Back Issues

magazine cover of house with absurdist drawings of climate change

Summer 2022

The Summer of 2022 marks Orion’s 40th anniversary, which means our Summer issue this year is something entirely new: The Name of Time: 40 Origin Stories for the Anthropocene. This issue Continue reading

Spring 2022

IN THIS ISSUE, traverse life and death in the wilderness of the hospital, examining the restorative nature of our bodies and the world around us. In “Bright Passage,” Leslie Jamison writes Continue reading

Winter 2021 cover of a Dream Puppet co-created by artists with disabilities, directed by Marina Tsaplina and installed in a low-lit, old growth forest in Montana’s Yaak Valley. The puppet is constructed using various materials and has wheels and a head.

Winter 2021

IN THIS ISSUE, we gather a selection of writers and artists whose experiences broaden our understanding of sickness and disability, to foster a conversation among them about how the body informs Continue reading

Autumn 2021

IN THIS ISSUE, Holly Haworth peels back the world’s skin in “Bodies of Knowledge.” Katrina Vandenberg explores how a flower became our companion in the dark. In “Bayou Sutra,” Emily Sekine Continue reading

Summer 2021

IN THIS ISSUE, we follow the roots to find life in new soil. A community gathers around an elusive white truffle in “Fruit of the Woods.” Join “The Ugly Club” and Continue reading