F E A T U R E S

Progress and the Prayer Wheel

Joel Agee

Coincidence of Water and Grain
Andrew McCord

Call It Blindness
Georgina Kleege

Tory Democrat
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
John Morton Blum

F I C T I O N

The Raft
Jean McGarry


P O E T R Y

Cosmo
James Merrill

The Embarrassment of Riches
William Logan

Asparagus
Jody Gladding

Hitting Golfballs off the Bluff
Jeffrey Harrison

The Roommate Trap
Ian Ganassi

The Harvest Moon
Alan Williamson

R E V I E W S

Aurora's Rise
Ruth Bernard Yeazell

August Company
John Herington

The Achievement of Norman Maclean
Marie Borroff

Science Fictions
Gerald Weissmann

Dickens and Certain Women

Alexander Welsh


Fiction in Review

Judith Grossman

Poetry in Review
Stephen Yenser

Recordings in Review
George Jellinek