Fall 1989


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Fall 1989

Table of Contents


A Visit to the Museum

American Theater Watch, 1988–1989

Philip Rahv’s “Paleface and Redskin”—Fifty Years Later

Resurrection Times

The Young and the Irreverent



The Enchantress

The World Is Full of Virtuosos

Walking the Dragons


A Long and Happy Life

Believing in Iron

Diary of a Skull

Feet & The Resurrection Ball

Freefall at Evening

Great Big Crybabies

Life Is Clutter

Lisa, the Widow, and Poetry


Rapid Fire

Remarks on My Character


State Poetry Day

The Cardinal Heart

The Death of Henry James

The Five-Foot Shelf


Desire, Design, Amazement (on Labyrinths of Language: Symbolic Landscape and Narrative Design in Modern Fiction by Wendy B. Faris & Mi-Lou: Poetry and the Labyrinth of Desire by Stephen Owen)

Four from Prospero (on Collected Poems by Philip Larkin and Anthony Thwaite; Between Angels by Stephen Dunn; Groom Falconer by Norman Dubie; & Take Heart by Molly Peacock)

on Alone in the Dawn: The Life of Adelaide Crapsey by Karen Alkalay-Gut

on Bad Art by Quentin Bell

on Ganado Red by Susan Lowell

on The Politics of Being Mortal by Alfred Killilea

on Women and Sexuality in the Novels of Thomas Hardy by Rosemarie Morgan