Winter 1990



Winter 1990

Table of Contents


Dawn’s Early Light

Madness and Masquerade

Reasons of the Body

Unconscious Cities


My Version of Things

Paraiso: An Elegy


When I Was


A Station in Another Place



Breath of Fire

Cheyne Row, Chelsea

Dirty Linen

First Assembly of God

If Memory Comes to the Tongue

Keeping Track

Kicking the Can

Le Coursier de Jeanne D’Arc


Remembering the Wind


The Model


An Idiom of Uncertainty: Southern Poetry Now (on Lessons In Soaring by James Applewhite; The 18,000-Ton Olympic Dream by T. R. Hummer; The Center for Cold Weather by Cleopatra Mathis; Sigodlin by Robert Morgan; & The Erotic Light Of Gardens by Bin Ramke)

Jokers Are Wild (on If the River Was Whiskey by T. Coraghessan Boyle; Comedians by John L’Heureux; The People I Know by Nancy Zafris; & Dreams of Distant Lives by Lee K. Abbott)

on Erotic Faith: Being in Love from Jane Austen to D. H. Lawrence by Robert M. Polhemus

on Expansive Poetry: Essays on the New Narrative and the New Formalism by Frederick Feirstein

on Federico García Lorca: A Life by Ian Gibson

on Rabbit at Rest by John Updike

on The Art of Translation: Voices from the Field by Rosanna Warren

on The Great Bird of Love by Paul Zimmer

With Taste and Cunning: The Marketing of Faulkner and Orwell in the Postwar World (on Creating Faulkner’s Reputation: The Politics of Modern Literary Criticism by Lawrence H. Schwartz & The Politics of Literary Reputation: The Making and Claiming of “St. George” Orwell by John Rodden)

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