on Oglethorpe in America by Phinizy Spalding

on The Montecassino Passion and the Poetics of Medieval Drama by Robert R. Edwards

on Samuel Johnson by W. Jackson Bate

on Samuel Johnson: Political Writings by Donald J. Greene

on The Caricatures of George Cruikshank by John Wardroper

Last Hope, or Hopeful at Last? Recent Views of the American South

Zimmer to His Students

Paul Zimmer lives on a farm in southwestern Wisconsin. In the fifteen years since his retirement from a long career in university publishing, he has published two books each of poetry and essay-memoir. His first novel, The Mysteries of Soldiers Grove, is forthcoming from Permanent Press in early 2015, when he will be eighty years old—which surely makes him, he believes, one of the oldest first novelists ever.

Phoenix on Turtle Island: D. H. Lawrence in Henry Adams’ America

The Blind & The Scent of Apples

Michael Waters’s recent and forthcoming books include The Dean of Discipline (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018), Celestial Joyride (BOA Editions, 2016), and a coedited anthology, Reel Verse: Poems about the Movies (Knopf, 2019). A 2017 Guggenheim Fellow, Waters teaches at Monmouth University and for the Drew University MFA program. He is also the recipient of five Pushcart Prizes and fellowships from the NEA, the Fulbright Foundation, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.