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The Rumpus.net is an online magazine focused on culture, as opposed to “pop culture.” Hosted by Stephen Elliott. Featuring Gina Frangello, Lorelei Lee, Rob Roberge, and Emily Rapp. Musical guest, Dawn Oberg.
Gina Frangello is the Sunday editor at The Rumpus, the fiction editor at The Nervous Breakdown, and executive editor of Other Voices Books. Her third book of fiction, A Life in Men, will be released next year from Algonquin Books.
Lorelei Lee is a writer and porn performer. Her work can be found in Spread Magazine, Salon, Denver Quarterly, and elsewhere. She is the co-writer of the film About Cherry.
Dawn Oberg is a San Francisco-based songwriter. Her repertoire includes songs about drinking, life, death, good love, bad love, plant life, lingerie and escape.
Rob Roberge‘s fourth book, the novel The Cost of Living, is forthcoming in Spring 2013. He’s a professor at UCR/Palm Desert’s MFA program and plays guitar with the LA punk band The Urinals.
Emily Rapp is the author of Poster Child: A Memoir, and The Still Point of the Turning World, forthcoming from Penguin in March 2013.