Volume 22, Number 3 / 2001

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Poetry
KATHERINE SONIAT  Painting White Mountain; The Blue Hour /24
JOHN CANADAY  The Snow Men
JEFF MOCK  Mon tête est sur la table
DEBORA GREGER    To a Lake Drying Up
MONICA YOUN   25th & Dolores
LINDA GREGERSON  Pass Over
JAMES MCCORKLE  House Crickets
LAURA A  ROESLER  Years of California
MICHELLE GOULD  In Medias Res; Exile
KAREN VOLKMAN  Two Sonnets
PHILIP METRES  Ashberries: Letters
RICHARD FOERSTER  The Burning of Troy
DAVID KEELING  At the Gulf
JEFFREY FRANKLIN  To a Student Who Reads “The Second Coming” As Sexual Autobiography

Fiction
MICHAEL RUSSELL  Simple Machines
GLEN POURCIAU  Sleep
MICHAEL GRIFFITH  Zugzwang
NANCY ZAFRIS  Digging the Hole
VIRGINIA SOLOTAROFF  Lolly
PADGETT POWELL  Sermon

Cultural Documents
EDMUND WILSON  Letters to Various Correspondents, 1937-1966

Interviews
TIMOTHY S. SEDORE  “Born at the Destination”: An Interview with Richard Rodriguez

Art
JAY SCOTT MORGAN  The Mystery of Goya’s Saturn

Theater
GINGER STRAND  New Forms: On The Seagull, Art, and Artists

Performance Pieces
LADISLAV SMOCEK  The Noose

Provocations
ALLEN TATE  The Problem of the Unemployed: A Modest Proposal

Recollections
ILAN STAVANS  Living in Another Language
VIRGIL SUÁREZ  Initiation

Rediscoveries
ANNA LETITIA BARBAULD  Reflections on the Pleasures of Distress and Terror

Contributors’ Notes

COVER ARTIST: Tod Gunter