Charles Olsen and His Forces (on A Guide to the Maximus Poems of Charles Olson by George F. Butterick; Charles Olson: Call Him Ishmael by Paul Christensen; Olson’s Push: Origin, Black Mountain and Recent American Poetry by Sherman Paul; &Charles Olson: The Scholar’s Art by Robert von Hallberg)

Defending the Humanities (on Literature Against Itself: Literary Ideas in Modern Society by Gerald Graff)

At the Crossroads of Time: Types of Simultaneity in Literature and Film

Woman: A Mirror

The Corner

I Dated Jane Austen


Profaned and Stenciled Texts; In Search of Pynchon’s “V”

Water on the Highway