F E A T U R E S

Alexander Pope
Anthony Hecht

Naïveté in the Heroes and Heroines of Henry James's Major Phase
Louis Auchincloss

The Elusive Aesthetics of Vernon Lee
Paula Marantz Cohen

From "Siberia" to Siberia
Vivian Gornick


Maes Howe Sappho
Robert Crawford

Concerning Hannah Arendt
Martin Greenberg

"Naked Specks of Living Matter"
H. C. Bastian and the Origins of Me
Gerald Majer


F I C T I O N


Justice Bryan Dead
Jean Ross

P O E T R Y

Camera Obscura
Galápago

Kay Ryan

Spring in the Preliminaries
William Logan

Weaving Your Absence
Valerie Wohlfeld

Resurrection Man
David Baker

Telford Peter
Bradford Gray

Factors at Work in the Mind of an Opium Eater

Amy Scattergood

Consequential
Timothy Liu

Thermopylae
Meghan O’Rourke

What Is Yellow About the Yellow Pine?

Robert Wrigley

Icon
John Hennessy

What It Is to Burn
Reginald Shepherd

Two Sonnet
Rafael Campo


R E V I E W S

Domestick Privacies
Jeffrey Meyers

Exalting What Is
John Taylor

Fiction in Review
Amis & Updike
Thomas Meaney

Poetry in Review
Peterson, Clover, Meier, & Hayes
Stephen Burt

Recordings in Review
Mozart Opera
Steven Blier

Theater in Review
Sweeney Todd
Lorrie Moore