F E A T U R E S

How Moral Is Taste?
David Bromwich

Historians and the Great War

Private Experience and Public Explication
Fritz Stern

The Porphyrian Trunk

Alastair Fowler


Italo Svevo
The Paradoxes of the Anti-Hero
Brombert Victor


F I C T I O N

Journey
Judith Azreal


Departing
Peter Cameron


P O E T R Y

Terminal Laughs
Irving Feldman

Rita, Time, and Space
Wayne Koestenbaum


Love Letters
Gail Shepherd


A Woman Painted on a Leaf
Eavan Boland

One-Rime Dream
Robert Mezey

On Their Anniversary It Rained
Robert B. Shaw

Whiteness
Brian Swann

R E V I E W S

Present at the Creation
Hilton Kramer

Noble Observer
Claude Rawson

Tragical-Comical-Historical-Pastoral

Matthew Gurewitsch

The New Elizabeth Bishop
Langdon Hammer

Fiction in Review
John Hollander

Poetry in Review
Mary Jo Salter

Recordings In Review
Patrick J. Smith