Ryan Boyd (@ryanaboyd) lives in Los Angeles, where he is on the faculty of the University of Southern California’s Writing Program. He has a BA from the College of William & Mary and a PhD in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara. His work has appeared in FIELD, The Texas Review, The Los Angeles Review, and Seneca Review, among other places.
“Living in the Shadows of the Dead”: Cathy Otten’s “With Ash on Their Faces”
Cathy Otten’s new book tells the tragic story of the Yezidi women taken captive by ISIS....