F E A T U R E S

Aschenbach and the Lure of the Abyss
Victor Brombert

Contrafactum
Career of a Tune
Charles O. Hartman

Brevities
Daniel Liebert

Details in Nabokov, Barthelme, and Proust
Richard Locke

Edwin Denby's New York School
Mary Maxwell

Flotations of a Pisces
Paul West

F I C T I O N

Solstice
Mitch Wieland

Daytrip
Mark Probst

P O E T R Y

Masque in Green and Black
Rachel Hadas

To an Aldabran Tortoise, Dead at 250
Joseph Harrison

Surfing the Pororoca
Jeredith Merrin

Horses
Vona Groarke

Recitativo
C. Dale Young

Elegy for a Small Town Psychic
Morri Creech

Things Not of This World
Dolores Hayden

The Production of Honest Women and Men
Haines Eason

Jesus Turns up in Van Nuys, but His Number Is Still Unlisted
Scott Dalgarno

The Kisser
Dora Malech

Descant
David Mason

The Rose Farm
Joe Osterhaus


R E V I E W S

Talking Points
Marit MacArthur

Fiction in Review
Edward P. Jones
Amy Hungerford

Poetry in Review
Robert Pinsky
Peter Campion

Theater in Review
Hedda Gabler
James McCourt