Inside the issue, you’ll find the following:
- Amitav Ghosh meditates on the idea that trees are farming humans.
- Lacy Johnson wants to know what slime knows.
- Tommy Orange shares thoughts on loss of life during the pandemic.
- Six works of short fiction, including work by Carmen Maria Machado.
- Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s A Taste of Wonder column explores the idiosyncratic fig. And much more.