Aram Mrjoian

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Aram Mrjoian is a visiting assistant professor in creative writing at Pacific Lutheran University and an editor-at-large at the Chicago Review of Books. He is a 2022 Creative Armenia - AGBU Fellow. His writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Electric Literature, Boulevard, Gulf Coast online, The Rumpus, The Millions, Longreads, and many other publications. Find his work at 


Cover Photo: A close-up photograph of the interior of shelves on a fridge. The shelves contain eggs, sausages, cheese, minced garlic, strawberries, and grapes.
Trying to Devour My Climate Anxiety

Even though I’ve learned I can’t always consume everything, it doesn’t stop me from trying.

Aug 23, 2022
Cover Photo: A promotional screenshot from the film Palm Springs. The actors Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti float in an endless pool in the desert as the mountains and Joshua trees stretch out behind them.
The Comfort of Time Loops in the Age of Climate Crisis

Unlike these stories, we don’t have decades of do-overs—especially on the West Coast, where the droughts are real and the big earthquake could shake things loose anytime.

Mar 07, 2022