Megan Milks

Megan Milks is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her fiction has been published in numerous journals and in the anthologies 30 Under 30: An Anthology of Innovative Fiction by Younger Writers; The & Now Awards: The Best Innovative WritingWreckage of Reason: An Anthology of Contemporary Xxperimental Prose by Women Writers; and Fist of the Spider Woman: Tales of Fear and Queer Desire. She is a regular contributor to the multi-author blog

Essays by this author

"Is this for real? Is that a stupid question?": A Review of Dennis Cooper's The Sluts


Dennis Cooper’s disorienting novel, The Sluts, complicates reader expectations about subjectivity and identity. As a result, Megan Milks notes that it “is either the most honest or the most dishonest literature I have come across.”