- Geoffrey H. Hartman, R. W. B. Lewis; fiction by Deborah Eisenberg; poetry by Gertrude Stein, Gary Snyder, and Martha Hollander.
- Jonathan Spence, Mark Doty; fiction by Kit Reed; poetry by Donald Hall and Charles Wright.
- Richard H. Brodhead, Hart Crane & Jean Toomer's letters; fiction by Sheila Kohler; poetry by John Hollander, Marilyn Hacker, and Robert Bly.
- Charles Simic, Holly Wright; fiction by Jeffrey Eugenides; poetry by Mark Jarman, C. K. Williams, and Jeredith Merrin.