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June/July 1993

[Vol. 15, No. 2]

 

Picketing the Zeitgeist

CREATIVE NONFICTION, R. I. P. by David Latané

 

Art

FINDING THE OTHER: Cynthia Steele reviews Textured Lives: Women, Art, and Representation in Modern Mexico by Claudia Schaefer

 

Theater

CLOUD CUCKOO LAND: Charles Marowitz reviews The Noam Chomsky Lectures by Daniel Brooks and Guillermo Verdecchia and Zip Code: The Collected Plays of Diane di Prima

 

Music

ALTERNATIVE QUESTIONS: Mark Nowak reviews Music and Text: Critical Inquiries, edited by Steven Paul Scher

 

Feature: Women

DIVISION AND LOSS: Jean Gallagher reviews Montana Women by Toni Volk and Listen for the Rainbird by Carol Gray Tipton

 

WOMEN'S SUPPRESSED HISTORIES: Jan Garden Castro reviews Seductions by Jane Miller

 

MEDUSA IS NOT DEAD: Eurudice reviews Angry Women, edited by Andrea Juno and V. Vale

 

OUR MOTHERS NEVER TOLD US: Karen Alkalay‑Gut reviews The Dangerous Age by Karin Michaelis

 

COSMO FOR THE LEFT: Elinor Nauen reviews My Enemy, My Love: Man‑hating and Ambivalence in Women's Lives by Judith Levine

 

Feature: Men

THE "INNER LIFE" OF SOME AMERICAN MALES IS CHANGING: Richard Katrovas reviews Men of Our Time: An Anthology of Male Poetry in Contemporary America, edited by Fred Moramarco and Al Zolynas

 

SEEING THEMSELVES AS OTHERS DO: Laurel Blossom reviews Men of Our Time

 

Book Reviews

A PUBLIC POET: Douglas Clayton reviews Archibald MacLeish: An American Life by Scott Donaldson

 

THE STRUGGLE TOWARD POETRY: Linda Wagner‑Martin reviews Naked Heart: William Everson Talking on Poetry, Mysticism, and the Erotic

 

OUTRAGEOUS FUN: David Gregory reviews Pieces of Soap by Stanley Elkin

 

BETWEEN EXHILARATION AND DESPAIR: Valerie Miner reviews The Living by Annie Dillard

 

ASSIMILATION WITH RESENTMENT: Martin Washburn reviews The Protestant Establishment Revisited by E. Digby Baltzell

 

THE MATTER OF THE JEWS: Henry Grinberg reviews In Search of Anti‑Semitism by William F. Buckley, Jr.; If I Am Not for Myself . . . The Liberal Betrayal of the Jews by Ruth R. Wisse; and Chutzpah by Alan M. Dershowitz

 

 

DECLARATIONS OF SUFFERING: F. D. Reeve reviews Collected Shorter Poems 1946-1991 by Hayden Carruth

 

PERILOUS PASSAGE: Santiago Colás reviews Straight Outta Compton by Ricardo Cortez Cruz

 

CHEERLEADERS FOR THE MILITARY: Joseph Ferguson reviews Stenographers to Power: Media and Propaganda by David Barsamian

 

EXPANSIONS AND CONTRACTIONS: David R. Slavitt reviews Green River: New and Selected Poems by Robert Morgan; The Ether Dome and Other Poems by Allen Grossman; The Blainville Testament by Sydney Lea; and Rescue the Perishing by Gibbons Ruark

 

VERBAL OVERKILL: Kathleen Norris reviews Blessings in Disguise by David Clewell

 

A SUCCESSION OF IMAGES, MEMORIES, AND PROJECTIONS: Karl Young reviews Under Flag by Myung Mi Kim and Imaginary Income by Maureen Owen

 

ALIVE AND WELL: John Jacob reviews Minimax by Anna Livia and Newt by Ron Dakron

 

THEY LIVE ON THE COAST: John Tranter reviews Australian Voices: Writers and Their Work, interviews by Ray Willbanks

 

BLACK MAN TOILING IN THE TEMPLES OF COMMERCE: Robert Fleming reviews Company Man by Brent Wade

 

THE WASTE DEATH LEAVES IN ITS WAKE: Susan M. Schultz reviews Campo Santo by Susan Wood and Wild Brides by Laura Kasischke

 

NOT GREAT BUT HONEST: Rochelle Ratner reviews Bare As the Trees by Sue Saniel Elkind

 

INDEX TO VOLUME 14

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