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Art at End of Empire
The American Scholar, Winter 1987, pp. 87-93
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                                                                                                                      Winter 1987 Issue = 28 Articles
                                                                                                                      1. Breaking in at The New Yorker by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 7-17
                                                                                                                      2. Double Bind by E.B. de Vito, p. 18
                                                                                                                      3. The Bore Wars by "Aristides", pp. 19-28
                                                                                                                      4. The Contemporary College President by Clark Kerr and Marian L. Gade, pp. 29-44
                                                                                                                      5. Medical Zealots by William A. Nolen, pp. 45-56
                                                                                                                      6. How We're Gonna Keep 'Em Off of the Farm by William Mueller, pp. 57-67
                                                                                                                      7. Firecrackers at Christmas by Robert Morgan, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                      8. On a Photograph of Charlie Chaplin and Albert Einstein by J.R. Solonche, p. 70
                                                                                                                      9. An American Childhood in the Dominican Republic by Julia Alvarez, pp. 71-85
                                                                                                                      10. Obit for Sally E. by M.E. Morrow, p. 86
                                                                                                                      11. Art at End of Empire by Erich Heller, pp. 87-93
                                                                                                                      12. From Nostalgia to Utopia by Hans E. Tutsch, pp. 94-98
                                                                                                                      13. Ice Storm by Robert Wiljer, pp. 99-100
                                                                                                                      14. The Quiet Proofs of Love by Samuel Hazo, pp. 101-102
                                                                                                                      15. My Encounter with Henry de Montherlant by Renee Winegarten, pp. 103-109
                                                                                                                      16. About Men by Jay Neugeboren, pp. 110-112
                                                                                                                      17. Vauvenargues by C.H. Sisson, pp. 113-119
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                                                                                                                        Slammer by James Q. Wilson, pp. 120-122 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Jail by John Irwin
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                                                                                                                        History's Fermi by Geoffrey Parker, pp. 123-126 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Renaissance Essays by Hugh Trevor-Roper
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                                                                                                                        Washington Defeats Rome by Paul J. Dolan, pp. 127-129 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The American Catholic Experience by Jay P. Dolan
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                                                                                                                        Tan Tarzan of Thump by Arthur Krystal, pp. 130-133 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Champion by Chris Mead
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                                                                                                                        The Early Gospel by J.P. Stern, pp. 134-135 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Complete Letters of Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess, 1887-1904 by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson and Sigmund Freud
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                                                                                                                        Ancestor Worship by Donna Rifkind, pp. 136-139 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Samurai and Silk by Haru Matsukata Reischauer
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                                                                                                                        First Columnist by Paul Roazen, pp. 140-143 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Public Philosopher by Walter Lippmann and John Morton Blum
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                                                                                                                        Phallible Thinker by Roger Kimball, pp. 144-147 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Originality of the Avant-Garde and Other Modernist Myths by Rosalind E. Krauss
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                                                                                                                        Bombs Away by D.C. Stove, pp. 148-149 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Ivory Tower by Anthony J.P. Kenny
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                                                                                                                        The Ex-Arcadians by Mary Lago, pp. 150-154 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Illustrated Zuleika Dobson by Max Beerbohm
                                                                                                                      28. The Reader Replies, pp. 155-162
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                                                                                                                      Spring 1987 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                      1. Au Flair by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 167-176
                                                                                                                      2. Student Evaluation by "Aristides", pp. 177-184
                                                                                                                      3. Science and Scientists in the Public Arena by Edward Shils, pp. 185-202
                                                                                                                      4. A Trenta-sei for John Ciardi (1916-1986) by John Stone, pp. 203-204
                                                                                                                      5. Libraries and Learning by Oscar Handlin, pp. 205-218
                                                                                                                      6. "Canst Thou Not Minister to a Mind Dieas'd?" by Clara Claiborne Park, pp. 219-234
                                                                                                                      7. Lifestyles of the Rich and Tyrannical by Judith L. Goldstein, pp. 235-246
                                                                                                                      8. Octavian in Alexandria by W.R. Johnson, p. 247
                                                                                                                      9. Casting Back by Joshua Weiner, pp. 248-249
                                                                                                                      10. Thoreau the Thorough Impressionist by Jacques Barzun, pp. 250-258
                                                                                                                      11. The American Studies of Henry Nash Smith by Richard Bridgman, pp. 259-268
                                                                                                                      12. Rootless by Dorothy Backer, pp. 269-274
                                                                                                                      13. How Good is John Ashbery? by Robert McDowell, pp. 275-285
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                                                                                                                        The Armed Vision by Emerson R. Marks, pp. 286-289 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. A History of Modern Criticism: 1750-1950 by Rene Wellek
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                                                                                                                        Bildungsburgertum by Ruth Gay, pp. 290-295 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. German Jews Beyond Judaism by George L. Mosse
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                                                                                                                        The Great White Wail by Peter Schwendener, pp. 296-297 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Rhythm-a-Ning by Gary Giddins
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                                                                                                                        The Imitation of Dostoevsky by Gary Saul Morson, pp. 298-301 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Less Than One by Joseph Brodsky
                                                                                                                      18. The Reader Replies, pp. 302-306
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                                                                                                                      Summer 1987 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                                      1. The Gentle Art of the Resounding Put-Down by "Aristides", pp. 311-318
                                                                                                                      2. The Idea of Tradition in American Art Criticism by Hilton Kramer, pp. 319-327
                                                                                                                      3. The Mary Elinore Smith Poetry Prize by Michael Spence, pp. 328-329
                                                                                                                      4. Marcus Aurelisu by Joan Aleshire, p. 330
                                                                                                                      5. Deep Red by Harold James, pp. 331-341
                                                                                                                      6. Waiting by Jane O. Wayne, p. 342
                                                                                                                      7. Tot Sociology by Diane Ravitch, pp. 343-354
                                                                                                                      8. Remembering Jacques Maritain by Wallace Rowlie, pp. 355-366
                                                                                                                      9. Correct Blinking by Jean Hollander, pp. 367-368
                                                                                                                      10. After the Fact by Elizabeth Libbey, pp. 369-370
                                                                                                                      11. Album of the Knopfs by Stanley Kauffmann, pp. 371-381
                                                                                                                      12. Portrait of Justus Lipsius by Anthony Grafton, pp. 382-390
                                                                                                                      13. The Steeple by John Dickson, pp. 391-392
                                                                                                                      14. What Ranke Meant by Felix Gilbert, pp. 393-397
                                                                                                                      15. Rembrandt Prepares for a Walk Along the Amstel River and A Farmstead with ah Hayrick an... by Thomas Carper, pp. 398-399
                                                                                                                      16. Cowboy by John P. Sisk, pp. 400-405
                                                                                                                      17. From a Photograph by Don Stap, p. 406
                                                                                                                      18. Letter from Madrid by Thomas Swick, pp. 407-413
                                                                                                                      19. History by Jay Parini, p. 414
                                                                                                                      20. F. Scott Fitzgerald's Little Drinking Problem by Julie M. Irwin, pp. 415-426
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                                                                                                                        Banquet Years by Douglas Clayton, pp. 427-430 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Awakening Twenties by Gorham Munson
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                                                                                                                        The Big H by John Wauck, pp. 431-434 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Glimpses of the Harvard Past by Bernard Bailyn, Donald Fleming, and Oscar Handlin, ...
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                                                                                                                        Wise Guy by Lawrence Lipking, pp. 435-438 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Alexander Pope: A Life by Maynard Mack
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                                                                                                                        La Creme by Andy Stark, pp. 439-442 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Choosing Elites by Robert Klitgaard
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                                                                                                                        Riotous Stuff by Michael Burns, pp. 443-444 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Contentious French by Charles Tilly
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                                                                                                                        A Piece of the Rock by Heinz R. Kuehn, pp. 445-450 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. The Oxford Dictionary of Popes by John N.D. Kelly
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                                                                                                                      Autumn 1987 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                      1. Some Things I Didn't Write by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 455-462
                                                                                                                      2. You Probably Don't Know Me by "Aristides", pp. 463-469
                                                                                                                      3. Transactions by Martin Ryan, p. 470
                                                                                                                      4. Learned Hand and the Great Train Ride by Frederic R. Kellogg, pp. 471-486
                                                                                                                      5. Present at the Creation by Ernest L. Cuneo, pp. 487-501
                                                                                                                      6. At Hemingway's House by Maura Stanton, p. 502
                                                                                                                      7. The Heroic Women of Greek Epic by Mary R. Lefkowitz, pp. 503-518
                                                                                                                      8. Writing Great-Grandfather's Biography by Marnie Jones, pp. 519-534
                                                                                                                      9. Clement Greenberg by Sanford Schwartz, pp. 535-545
                                                                                                                      10. Baize Doors by Craig Raine, pp. 546-547
                                                                                                                      11. Les Natures Profondement Bonnes Sont Toujours Indecises by Kay Ryan, p. 548
                                                                                                                      12. A Spa in Germany by Ruth Gay, pp. 549-556
                                                                                                                      13. Francis Fergusson, 1904-1986 by John McCormick, pp. 557-564
                                                                                                                      14. Hoosier Humorist, Three Letters by Albert Ashforth, pp. 565-573
                                                                                                                      15. North & South by Donald Davie, pp. 574-575
                                                                                                                      16. To Charlotte Bronte by Joan Aleshire, p. 576
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                                                                                                                        More at Home than Out of Step by Edward Shils, pp. 577-585 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Out of Step by Sidney Hook
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                                                                                                                        Sargent Major by Mary Lago, pp. 586-590 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. John Singer Sargent: His Portrait by Stanley Olson
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                                                                                                                        The Abuses of Hindsight by Harold Orlans, pp. 591-593 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Thinking in Time by Richard E. Neustadt and Ernest R. May
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                                                                                                                        Flash Dancer by John Simon, pp. 594-600 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                        1. Travels in Hyperreality by Umberto Eco
                                                                                                                      21. The Reader Replies, pp. 601-604
                                                                                                                      22. Index, pp. 605-610
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