Issue 35, Final Fringe

Lizzie Stark


Lizzie Stark is a founding editor of Fringe, and the author of Leaving Mundania (Chicago Review Press, 2012), a narrative nonfiction book about the subculture of live-action role-playing, or larp. Her freelance journalism and writing has appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer, io9, The Daily Beast, and elsewhere. Her next book, Pandora’s DNA: How the breast cancer gene changed everything is due out in 2014.  She blogs at

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Published in Fringe...

  1. Lizzie Stark: Grownup Make Believe Rocks! posted Monday, April 30, 2012 in
  2. An Interview with Kelly McMasters posted Sunday, March 1, 2009 in
  3. An Interview with the Guerrilla Girls posted Thursday, February 8, 2007 in
  4. An Interview with Stacey Richter posted Saturday, July 8, 2006 in
  5. Laughing the Way to Social Change: Welty’s Curtain of Green and McPherson’s Elbow Room posted Friday, March 3, 2006 in

Fringe Blog Posts...

  1. The Armada Sails On posted Friday, June 28, 2013 in
  2. "It Started With Pirates": Rosalie Morales Kearns posted Monday, September 24, 2012 in
  3. Kim Liao on Writing and Taiwan's Suppressed History posted Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in
  4. Jehanne Dubrow: Art-Making is Dangerous Business posted Monday, March 26, 2012 in
  5. Inside the World of Matthew Haynes posted Monday, January 31, 2011 in
  6. Remembering J.D. Salinger -- Part 6 posted Tuesday, February 16, 2010 in
  7. Slush Readers of the World: Forgive Me posted Monday, January 18, 2010 in
  8. Interview with Sonia Gutiérrez posted Monday, December 28, 2009 in
  9. Lizzie Flashes: Superlative Exercise posted Friday, October 23, 2009 in
  10. Lizzie Flashes: The Neighborhood posted Thursday, October 15, 2009 in
  11. National Book Award Finalists posted Wednesday, October 14, 2009 in
  12. Review: Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks posted Friday, October 9, 2009 in
  13. Lizzie Flashes: The Restrained Impulse Exercise posted Thursday, October 8, 2009 in
  14. Lizzie Flashes: Daphne posted Tuesday, September 29, 2009 in
  15. Lizzie Stark Flashes: The Meta Exercise posted Friday, September 25, 2009 in
  16. Lizzie Stark Flashes: Soap posted Wednesday, September 23, 2009 in
  17. How to Pitch Fringe posted Wednesday, September 2, 2009 in
  18. Lizzie Flashes: Cubist Exercise posted Tuesday, September 1, 2009 in