- Guy Davenport, Geoffrey Hartman; fiction by Joyce Carol Oates; poetry by A. R. Ammons and W. S. Merwin.
- Vincent Scully, Harold Bloom; fiction by Vladimir Nabokov; poetry by John Ashbery, Gary Snyder, and Adrienne Rich.
- Joseph Brodsky, John Hollander; fiction by Joanna Scott; poetry by Mark Strand and Richard Howard.