Ecotone celebrates its tenth year and nineteenth issue with a brand-new website. Please visit us at,
where you can read
selected work from
Ecotone 19, as well as
earlier issues. You can also
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issues at our new store.

Visit Lookout Books,
our sister imprint.

Alexis Schaitkin

Alexis Schaitkin’s writing has appeared in the Modern Love column of the New York Times. She lives in New York City, where she works as an editorial assistant at Little, Brown and Company. “Living Relics” is her first magazine publication.


  • Living Relics

    During a volunteer stint in Giverny, a young American demystifies Monet’s iconic estate and asks whether, in art or in nature, a contrivance can be real.