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                                                                                                              Spring 1999 Issue = 28 Articles
                                                                                                              1. Letter to the Editor, p. 5
                                                                                                              2. Comment by Michael Lind, pp. 6-18
                                                                                                              3. Rusya by Ivan Bunin, pp. 19-28
                                                                                                              4. Ted Hughes (1930-1998): A Personal Retrospect by Brian Cox, pp. 29-43
                                                                                                              5. The Medical Keats by Joseph Epstein, pp. 44-64
                                                                                                              6. A Delay in Vorkuta; The Formal Gardens of Karia; Home Before Light by D. Nurkse, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                              7. Not Falling by Lynne McMahon, p. 68
                                                                                                              8. Red Shoes; Christmas Eve at the Cemetery by Lucille Lang Day, pp. 69-70
                                                                                                              9. Tacit by Dean Albarelli, pp. 71-72
                                                                                                              10. White Spaces by Jeffrey Harrison, pp. 73-75
                                                                                                              11. Dust by Jayanta Mahapatra, p. 76
                                                                                                              12. Hiking In, and Hiking Out by John Hales, pp. 77-94
                                                                                                              13. Almanac by Pattiann Rogers, pp. 95-96
                                                                                                              14. Deer Season: U.S. 41; Mrs. Sewell's Poems by Stephen C. Behrendt, pp. 97-98
                                                                                                              15. Rue du Faubourg Poissonniere; Night Train, Sweden by Nina Bogin, pp. 99-100
                                                                                                              16. Voices; Three Fish by F.D. Reeve, pp. 101-102
                                                                                                              17. During the Rosary; The Crystal by David Dooley, pp. 103-105
                                                                                                              18. Missing Person by Patrick Walsh, p. 106
                                                                                                              19. Film by Bert Cardullo, pp. 107-114
                                                                                                              20. Theatre by Richard Hornby, pp. 115-121
                                                                                                              21. Art by John Loughery, pp. 122-128
                                                                                                              22. Music by Robert S. Clark, pp. 129-132
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                                                                                                                Authorizing Samuel Johnson by William H. Pritchard, pp. 133-140 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Samuel Johnson by Lawrence I. Lipking
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                                                                                                                Varieties of Poetic Experience by David Mason, pp. 141-149 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. The Folding Cliffs by W.S. Merwin
                                                                                                                2. The Deed of Gift by Timothy Murphy
                                                                                                                3. The Art of the Lathe by B.H. Fairchild
                                                                                                                4. Voice on the Wind by Robert Richman
                                                                                                                5. The Yellow Book by Derek Mahon
                                                                                                                6. The Wild Card by Karl Jay Shapiro
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                                                                                                                Sorcerers' Apprentices by Brooke Allen, pp. 150-156 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Sir Vidia's Shadow by Paul Theroux
                                                                                                                2. A Likely Story by Rosemary Mahoney
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                                                                                                                Reading at Risk to Ourselves by Bruce Bawer, pp. 157-166 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Allan Stein by Matthew Stadler
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                                                                                                                Victorian Voyages and Other Mind Trips by Susan Balee, pp. 167-175 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. The Voyage of the Narwhal by Andrea Barrett
                                                                                                                2. The French Mathematician by Tom Petsinis
                                                                                                                3. Blindness by Jose Saramago
                                                                                                                4. Out of the Woods by Chris Offutt
                                                                                                                5. The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro
                                                                                                                6. East Into Upper East by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
                                                                                                                7. Birds of America by Lorrie Moore
                                                                                                              28. Notes on Contributors, pp. 176-178
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                                                                                                              Summer 1999 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                              1. Travel Note by Diana Webster, pp. 182-190
                                                                                                              2. Lawrence, Sons and Lovers, and the End of Sex by Thomas L. Jeffers, pp. 191-204
                                                                                                              3. The Miracle of Camp 60; Innocence and Experience; Postscriptum; Vertigo by Anne Stevenson, pp. 205-210
                                                                                                              4. The Trouble with Smitty by Peter Makuck, pp. 211-228
                                                                                                              5. Five Poems from the French of Christine de Pisan by Charles Martin, Johanna Keller, and Christine de Pisan, ..., pp. 229-233
                                                                                                              6. The Magus of the North by George Watson, pp. 234-244
                                                                                                              7. Wolf of the Skies by Laurence Lieberman, pp. 245-248
                                                                                                              8. Lycanthropy by Kermit Moyer, pp. 249-268
                                                                                                              9. Sonnet; The Open Land by W.S. Merwin, p. 269
                                                                                                              10. For the Feast of Corpus Christi; Morning-Star by Marilyn Nelson, pp. 270-272
                                                                                                              11. The Muromachi Cranes by Timothy Murphy, p. 273
                                                                                                              12. The Statues; Eve; Equinox by Patricia Hooper, pp. 274-276
                                                                                                              13. Twelve-Day Buddhist Silent Retreat by Diane Thiel, p. 277
                                                                                                              14. A Time of No Shadows by Samuel Hazo, pp. 278-279
                                                                                                              15. Nativity by William Logan, p. 280
                                                                                                              16. Gorgeous George by Dorothy Sutton, p. 281
                                                                                                              17. Theatre by Richard Hornby, pp. 282-288
                                                                                                              18. Art by John Loughery, pp. 289-296
                                                                                                              19. Film by Bert Cardullo, pp. 297-304
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                                                                                                                Nature Does Not Exist for Us by Dean Flower, pp. 305-312 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Reading the Mountains of Home by John Elder
                                                                                                                2. The Nearsighted Naturalist by Ann Haymond Zwinger
                                                                                                                3. About This Life by Barry Lopez
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                                                                                                                Job Opportunities in Contemporary Poetry by Thomas M. Disch, pp. 313-322 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Blood and Bone by Angela Belli and Jack Coulehan
                                                                                                                2. Still Life in Milford by Thomas Lynch
                                                                                                                3. Ausonius: Three Amusements by David R. Slavitt and Ausonius
                                                                                                                4. Epinician Odes and Dithyrambs of Bacchylides by David R. Slavitt and Bacchylides
                                                                                                                5. A Deep Cry by Anne Powell
                                                                                                                6. From Both Sides Now by Philip Mahony
                                                                                                                7. Hay by Paul Muldoon
                                                                                                                8. Beyond by Albert Goldbarth
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                                                                                                                Subject Matters by R.S. Gwynn, pp. 323-331 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. James Dickey: The Selected Poems by Robert Kirschten and James Dickey
                                                                                                                2. This Time by Gerald Stern
                                                                                                                3. Babylon in a Jar by Andrew Hudgins
                                                                                                                4. Home and Away by Rachel Wetzsteon
                                                                                                                5. The Odd Last Thing She Did by Brad Leithauser
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                                                                                                                All That Jass by William H. Pritchard, pp. 332-338 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Visions of Jazz by Gary Giddins
                                                                                                                2. Lost Chords by Richard M. Sudhalter
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                                                                                                                Epater les Bourgeois by Tom Wilhelmus, pp. 339-345 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
                                                                                                                2. The Empress of the Splendid Season by Oscar Hijuelos
                                                                                                                3. Mara and Dann by Doris Lessing
                                                                                                                4. The Conversion by Aharon Appelfeld
                                                                                                                5. The Music Lesson by Katharine Weber
                                                                                                                6. Gain by Richard Powers
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                                                                                                                A Rare Moment for All of Us by Robert McDowell, pp. 346-351 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw
                                                                                                              26. Notes on Contributors, pp. 352-354
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                                                                                                              Autumn 1999 Issue = 31 Articles
                                                                                                              1. The Wordsworth Retrospective by Alfred Corn, pp. 359-378
                                                                                                              2. Cleante to Elmire; 1969 by R.S. Gwynn, pp. 379-382
                                                                                                              3. Charles by James Applewhite, pp. 383-385
                                                                                                              4. Andre Gide, Evangelist by Bruce Bawer, pp. 386-396
                                                                                                              5. Authority by Sydney Lea, pp. 397-398
                                                                                                              6. Against a Certain King of Ardency; Just a Smack at Larkin by Charles Martin, pp. 399-401
                                                                                                              7. Compartments by Robert Phillips, pp. 402-404
                                                                                                              8. Music Was the Food of Love by Tess Lewis, pp. 405-414
                                                                                                              9. Potala; Jade Mountain by Alan Sullivan, pp. 415-417
                                                                                                              10. Watching You Read by Robert Richman, p. 418
                                                                                                              11. A Fallen Angel by N.S. Thompson, p. 419
                                                                                                              12. Santayana Today by James Seaton, pp. 420-426
                                                                                                              13. "When the Ecstatic Body Grips" by John Simon, pp. 427-432
                                                                                                              14. Odysseus Old; The Upper Room by Geoffrey Brock, pp. 433-434
                                                                                                              15. Serenade by Jane Mayhall, p. 435
                                                                                                              16. The Lighters by Rennie McQuilkin, p. 436
                                                                                                              17. Seed by Floyd Skloot, p. 437
                                                                                                              18. Prayer to Venus by Craig Watson, p. 438
                                                                                                              19. Art I by John Loughery, pp. 439-446
                                                                                                              20. Art II by Karen Wilkin, pp. 447-454
                                                                                                              21. Film by Bert Cardullo, pp. 455-462
                                                                                                              22. Theatre by Richard Hornby, pp. 463-470
                                                                                                              23. Music by Robert S. Clark, pp. 471-474
                                                                                                              24. Dance by Marcia B. Siegel, pp. 475-482
                                                                                                              25. [+]
                                                                                                                Matisse Revealed by Brooke Allen, pp. 483-492 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. The Unknown Matisse by Hilary Spurling
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                                                                                                                Fiction Chronicle by Alan Davis, pp. 493-498 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Elementals by A.S. Byatt
                                                                                                                2. The Dragon Hunt by Tran Vu
                                                                                                                3. The Sopranos by Alan Warner
                                                                                                                4. The World and Other Places by Jeanette Winterson
                                                                                                                5. Stopping for Green Lights by Alyce Miller
                                                                                                                6. Truth by Ellen Douglas
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                                                                                                                Dark Night of the Brilliant Talker by Mark Jarman, pp. 499-506 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834 by Richard Holmes
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                                                                                                                Poetry Chronicle by Richard Tillinghast, pp. 507-516 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Collected Poems, 1930-83 by Josephine Miles
                                                                                                                2. The Lost Land by Eavan Boland
                                                                                                                3. Late Leisure by Eleanor Ross Taylor
                                                                                                                4. Since the Noon Mail Stopped by Wyatt Prunty
                                                                                                                5. Relations by Eamon Grennan
                                                                                                              29. [+]
                                                                                                                Sexy Wits by Susan Balee, pp. 517-520 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Narcissus Leaves the Pool by Joseph Epstein
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                                                                                                                Peter Conrad, Modernist Rhetor by Harold Fromm, pp. 521-527 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Modern Times, Modern Places by Peter Conrad
                                                                                                              31. Notes on Contributors, pp. 528-530
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                                                                                                              Winter 1999 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                              1. The Secret Sister by Andrew Hudgins, pp. 649-665
                                                                                                              2. What Went Wrong by Liza Kleinman, pp. 666-680
                                                                                                              3. Wrestling with Heidegger by Harold Fromm, pp. 681-690
                                                                                                              4. Time's Up by Bruce Bawer, pp. 691-699
                                                                                                              5. Happiness; Coyote by Michael Van Walleghen, pp. 700-705
                                                                                                              6. Cold War by Sara London, pp. 706-708
                                                                                                              7. Yoked Together; Ballad by Sydney Lea, pp. 709-712
                                                                                                              8. My London Muse; Sapphic Ode in Collins Food Court by John Ridland, pp. 713-716
                                                                                                              9. Memoir by Michael McFee, pp. 717-719
                                                                                                              10. Art I by Karen Wilkin, pp. 720-726
                                                                                                              11. Art II by John Loughery, pp. 727-734
                                                                                                              12. Dance by Marcia B. Siegel, pp. 735-742
                                                                                                              13. Film by Bert Cardullo, pp. 743-750
                                                                                                              14. Theatre by Richard Hornby, pp. 751-758
                                                                                                              15. [+]
                                                                                                                Fiction Rules by William H. Pritchard, pp. 759-768 - 10 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Preston Falls by David Gates
                                                                                                                2. This Time Last Year by Douglas Hobbie
                                                                                                                3. The Archivist by Martha Cooley
                                                                                                                4. The Treatment by Daniel Menaker
                                                                                                                5. The Last Resort by Alison Lurie
                                                                                                                6. Mistler's Exit by Louis Begley
                                                                                                                7. Park City by Ann Beattie
                                                                                                                8. Midnight Magic by Bobbie Ann Mason
                                                                                                                9. Damascus Gate by Robert Stone
                                                                                                                10. Dream Children by A.N. Wilson
                                                                                                              16. [+]
                                                                                                                Childland and After by Alexandra Mullen, pp. 769-774 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Ventures Into Childland by U.C. Knoepflmacher
                                                                                                              17. [+]
                                                                                                                Not Quite Dead by Brooke Allen, pp. 775-780 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. The Death of Adam by Marilynne Robinson
                                                                                                              18. [+]
                                                                                                                Here It Is, There We Are by Dick Allen, pp. 781-786 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of by Thomas M. Disch
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                                                                                                                Ideology and Its Discontents by Susan Balee, pp. 787-791 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. A Fine Silver Thread by James W. Tuttleton
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                                                                                                                Expansive Poetry by Robert McDowell, pp. 792-802 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                1. Viper Rum by Mary Karr
                                                                                                                2. A Timbered Choir by Wendell Berry
                                                                                                                3. Without by Donald Hall
                                                                                                                4. The Engrafted Word by Karl Kirchwey
                                                                                                                5. Autobiography of Red by Anne Carson
                                                                                                                6. Picnic, Lightning by Billy Collins
                                                                                                                7. Ten Commandments by J.D. McClatchy
                                                                                                                8. Vain Empires by William Logan
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                                                                                                                Paideuo, Paideueis, Paideusi... by David R. Slavitt, pp. 803-810 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                1. Who Killed Homer? by Victor Davis Hanson and John Heath
                                                                                                              22. Notes on Contributors, p. 811
                                                                                                              23. Index to Volume LI, pp. 812-818
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