The Beverly Rogers, Carol C. Harter Black Mountain Institute (BMI), home to The Believer, is an international literary center dedicated to bringing writers and the literary imagination into the heart of public life. BMI is a unit within the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. 


The Believer, a five-time National Magazine Award finalist, is a bimonthly literature, arts, and culture magazine. In each issue, readers will find journalism, essays, intimate interviews, an expansive comics section, poetry, and on occasion, delightful and unexpected bonus items.

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