F E A T U R E S

"What Took You So Long?"
Leslie Brisman

About Borromini
Intaglio Prints and Linocuts by Deborah Rosenthal
Texts by Jed Perl


Poetry Without a Capital P
Auden's "American" Style
Arthur Kirsch

Some Overlooked Operatic History
The Business of Opera in Twentieth-Century America
George Martin

F I C T I O N

Transplant
Russell Banks

Conversation
Kate Walbert

Pre-emption
Jonathan Levi

P O E T R Y

Geisblatt
A Curious Cologne

Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Stray

Wyatt Prunty

Kit for Civilization
Honeymoon
Peter

Dana Goodyear

Ashore
Ernest Hilbert

The Second

Tessa Kale

Herbal

Jordan Smith

Envy
Valerie Wohlfeld

Ending with a Line by Curtis Mayfield
Mark Jarman

The Heroic
Brian Swann

Zion
Esther Schor

E
Joan Swift

Ostrakoi
Robert Bagg


R E V I E W S

Mark of the Beast
Letters of Greene and Hughes
Jeffrey Meyers

Fiction in Review
Merit and Mystery: Marilynne Robinson
Siobhan Phillips

Poetry in Review

Richard Kenney
Daniel Hall

Recordings in Review

LIve Opera Performances
Vincent Giroud