F E A T U R E S

The Republic of Letters
Edith Wharton at the Start of Her Career
Hermione Lee

From The Theatre of Illusion
Pierre Corneille
Translated and introduced by Richard Wilbur


"Running on the Waves"
Pollock, Lowell, Bishop, and the American Ocean
Nicholas Jenkins

Cowardice
Chris Walsh

The World Is Too Much with Us
William Wenthe


F I C T I O N

Chou D'Amour
Sheila Kohler

P O E T R Y

Spring, I
Spring, II

Charles Wright

The Muse at the Door
Debora Greger

Six Lies About Nature, Ending with a Soul-Tune Line
Sydney Lea

Thought
Brian Swann

Canto of the Litmus Test
John Kinsella

Man Overboard
David Wagoner

Talking to Ourselves
Philip Schultz

The Innocent
Lorrie Goldensohn

With Someone Else's Telephone
Aaron Fagan

What God Knew
Marianne Boruch

R E V I E W S

Fiction in Review
Liz Jensen
David Galef

Poetry in Review
Clover, Koethe, Seidel
Stephen Yenser

Recordings in Review
Song Recitals
Dewey Faulkner