F E A T U R E S

Biala and Ford Madox Ford's Buckshee
The Summer at Benfolly
Mary Maxwell

Religio Scriptor
Jeffrey Skinner

Summer Losses
Paula Fox

The Professional
Timothy Peltason

The Trouble with "Theory"
Alan Williamson


F I C T I O N

The Fall
Mary Gordon

The Sailor
Ellen Wilbur


P O E T R Y

The Handwriting of the Old
Pianist in the Dark
From Time to Time

W. S. Merwin

Ghost Yogurt
Rachel Hadas

Elegy
Joshua Mehigan

The Copperhead
Sudden

Patricia Hooper

In This Homely Processional
James Scully

Three for John Cheever
Jordan Smith


The Illusionist
Nicholas Friedman

Two Poems
Aaron Shapiro

The Bliss of Solitude
A Being Without an Envelope

Julian Gewitz

Musings
Elisabeth Murawski

Recycling
David Orr

Coastal
John Gosslee

R E V I E W S

On Lying and the Brave Men Who Do It
McCourt and Morrisey
Timothy Young

Fiction in Review
George Saunders
David Galef

Poetry in Review
Six Poets
Stephen Burt

Recordings in Review
Valhalla on the Hudson
Dewey Faulkner

Film in Review
Everybody's Adolescence
Charles Taylor



Yale Review | October 2012
Yale Review | January 2013