VOLUME LXXIX (1989-1900)

[Reviews are entered under the author of the book reviewed and under the reviewer.]


VOLUME LXXIX, NO. 1 (May 1990-Autumn 1989)

Wayne Koestenbaum Callas and Her Fans 1
Phyllis Rose Literary Warhol 21
Amy Hempel The Rest of God Fiction 34
Priscilla Snejf Chemo Poetry 39
Don Bogen A Muse Poetry 40
Ruth Fainlight Two Poems 42
Rachel Hadas Mornings in Ormos 43
Richard Wertime Italy, 1969-1989 61
Jan F. Kiely China 1989: The Wuhan Spring 78
Margaret Morganroth Gullette Letter from Nicaragua: How Not to Be a Tourist 93
Jan Epton Scale Cockscombs Fiction 117
Martha Hollander Pillar of Salt Poetry 124
Carole Bernstein The Charm Machine, 1965 Poetry 125
James Lasdun Edenesque Poetry 125
Jordan Smith Two Poems 126
Mary Jo Salter Honest Elegist 129
Lucy McDiarmid Liberating the Pseudoese 136

VOLUME LXXIX, NO. 2 (October 1990-Winter 1990)

Helen Vendler The Waste Land Revisited 147
James Longenbach The Ghost of Yeats at Fifty 162
Langdon Hammer Robert Lowell's Breakdown 172
Mary Jo Salter Puns and Accordions: Emily Dickinson and the Unsaid 188
Barbara Browning We Were All Hungry Poetry 222
Philip Levine Two Poems 222
Jonas Zdanys Inheritance Poetry 225
James Laughlin Cutting Poetry 226
Alice Fulton The Fractal Lanes Poetry 227
Amy Herrick Pinocchio's Nose Fiction 228
Charles Wright Tennessee Line Poetry 246
John Hollander River Remembered Poetry 247
Mark McBride Driving Lessons Fiction 251
Suzanne Hunter Brown Storytelling Fiction 266
Les Murray Two Poems 286
Mary Kinzie Canicula Poetry 287
Daniel Hall The Beanstalk Poetry 288
Brigit Pegeen Kelly Pipistrelles Poetry 289
C. A. Fiedler A Border Tale 293
Comment: Ted Cohen There Are No Ties at First Base 314

VOLUME LXXIX, NO. 3 (November 1990-Spring 1990)

Killarney Clary "In Doubt and Thus Alive" 323
James Conant Throwing Away the Top of the Ladder 328
Lydia Goehr The Power of the Podium 365
Elizabeth Macklin A Field Guide to Lesser Desires Poetry 382
Edgar Bowers Clothes Poetry 383
Chase Twichell Two Poems 384
Tom Disch Riddle Poetry 387
James Merrill To the Reader Poetry 387
Langdon Hammer Who Was Randall Jarrell? 389
Richard Johnson Rhetoric Revived 406
Jean Sudrann Goings and Comings 414
Lynne McMahon Two Poems 439
Carol Muske Field Trip Poetry 441
Alexander Thorburn Wedding Poetry 443
Rachel Hadas Roadblock Poetry 445
Cynthia Zarin Forensic Biography 446
Jonas Zdanys Voices from the Other Europe 467
Henri Cole Two Poems 483
Dick Davis Two Poems 485
Mary Stewart Hammond Accepting the Body Poetry 487
Jeanne Schinto The Art of Eating Words 489
Marc Wortman Battery Park City: Utopian Poetics in the Urban Greenhouse 501

VOLUME LXXIX, NO. 4 (May 1991-Summer 1990)

Gayle Pemberton None of the Above 509
James Schuyler First Light 553
Daniel Hall Termination Dust 562
Cynthia Macdonald The Role of the Stars in Psychoanalysis 579
Edward Gorey The Doleful Domesticity 604
Anne Carson Short Talks 610
Stephen Yenser Vertumnal Poetry 615
Thomas Mallon Rodeo 622
Mono Van Duyn Words for the Dumb Poetry 647
Anthony Brown The Ever-Articulate Love of Sweets Fiction 652
Andrew Towle Tennyson Poetry 661
Jay Rogoff Did the Black-and-White Movies Make My Mother? Poetry 662
Clifford Chase Calf Development Fiction 664
A. F. Moritz Christmas Decorations Poetry 674
Wendell Mayo Robert's Bride Fiction 675
Bruce Beasley Eurydice in Hades Poetry 688
Richard Powers State and Vine 690
Bernard Cooper Mightier than the Pen 698
Anne Winters The Child Vanishes 703
Priscilla Sneff Nostalgic de la "Boo!" 713
Wayne Koestenbaum Rhapsody Poetry 719
James McCourt Ackerley 729
Richard Howard And Tell Sad Stories Poetry 745