F E A T U R E S

Testimony and Authenticity
Geoffrey Hartman

James and the Sculptor
Millicent Bell

Hostilities
George de Forest Lord

John Churton Collins
Forgotten Man of Letters
William H. Pritchard

F I C T I O N

Mick Jagger's Green-Eyed Daughter
Elizabeth Denton

Missing Sam
Kit Reed


P O E T R Y

Homage to Mark Rothko
Charles Wright

A Baroque Stair-Fountain in the Orto Botanico
Karl Kirchwey

Commemorative Stanzas
John Hollander

The Newspaper Room
Mary Jo Salter

Sleepinig in a Ditch
David Wagoner

The Black Spark
Henry Hart

Atlantic City
Kevin J. Clarke

A Quaker on Nantucket Visits a Store in 1859
Alexander Theroux

Four Weathercocks, Six Meanings
Cassandra Cleghorn

Harrah's
Lynne McMahon

Upwind
Alicia Ostriker

The Early Onset of Darkness
John Kinsella

Eclogue
Susan Mitchell

Holy
Tony Sanders

R E V I E W S

Looking on Edna Bare

Marie Borroff

Fiction in Review
Alice Munro
Michael Ravitch

Poetry in Review
Bernstein, Graham, Oppen, Voigt, C.D. Wright
James Longenbach

Recordings in Review
French Opera
Patrick J. Smith