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Founded in 2001 as a joint venture of the Virginia Commonwealth University Department of English and New Virginia Review, Inc.

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ISSN 1540-3068

SPECIAL NOTICE MAY 2017: All media files in v1–v12 were in the process of being converted to mp3 and mp4 files from legacy formats following the shudown of VCU’s streaming video server in the summer of 2016. Though much of the legacy audio and video in v1–v8 was converted (some 500 files), and some video v9–v12 had earlier been previously converted, work on the media archive conversion is on hold until further notice.


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