Summer 1971



Summer 1971

Table of Contents


Lab Coat Diplomacy: The Hazards of Ignorant Objectivity

Literature and Knowledge

Literature and Life

Robert Frost’s Quarrel with Science and Technology

The Poet at the Marvelous Present


A Sense of Place


Lullaby for Test Tube Embryos

Native and Indued /Unto That Element

To a Patriarch (Enos Butrick, 1812-1885)

Walking on a Dirt Road in the Hills


on Adventures of Captain Simon Suggs, Late of the Tallapoosa Volunteers by Johnson Jones Hooper, C. Hugh Holman, Louis D. Rubin, Jr., Manly Wade Wellman

on Destroy, She Said by Marguerite Duras, Barbara Bray

on George W. Cable: The Life and Times of a Southern Heretic by Louis D. Rubin, Jr.

on The Collected Essays and Occasional Writings of Katherine Anne Porter; Katherine Anne Porter: A Critical Symposium by Lodwick Hartley, George Core

on The History of Ideas: An Introduction by George Boas

on The Poetry and Prose of William Blake by David V. Erdman, Harold Bloom; Blake’s Apocalypse: A Study in Poetic Argument by Harold Bloom; Blake: Prophet Against Empire by David V. Erdman; Energy and the Imagination: A Study in the Development of Blake’s Thought by Morton D. Paley; Blake’s Visionary Universe by John Beer; &Blake Records by G. E. Bentley, Jr.