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September/October 1982

[Vol. 4, No. 6]

 

Focus: Non Syntatical Writing

 

Fanny Howe reviews Wobbling by Bruce Andrews, The Busses by Steven Benson and Own Face, by Clarke Coolidge

 

Michael Davidson reviews Tjanting by Ron Silliman

 

Thomas Meyer reviews Ready to Go by Tom Mandel and Primer by Bob Perelman

 

Ray Ronci reviews Oracle Night by Michael Brownstein

 

Focus: INTERNATIONAL PENETRATION

 

Ronald Christ reviews Makbara by Juan Goytisolo

 

Michael Heller reviews It Depends: A Poet's Notebook by Eugenio Montale

 

Craig Watson reviews Sens‑Plastique by Malcolm de Chazal

 

Dick Allen reviews With Akhmatova at the Black Gates: Variations by Stephen Berg

 

Lyle C. Rexer reviews Literature and Evil by Georges Bataille

 

Letters to the Editor

 

Arlene Stone reviews The Tenderness of the Wolves by Dennis Cooper and Pet Food & Tropical Apparations by Jessica Hagedorn

 

Marilyn reviews Twisted Kicks by Tom Carson

 

Jeff Weinstein reviews A Cordiall Water by M.F K. Fisher

 

Sarah E. Lauzen reviews Emergency Exit by Clarence Major

 

Ron Schreiber reviews Brother Songs edited by Jim Perlman

 

Paula Hooper Mayhew reviews A Chance of Moving by Laura Beausoleil, You Be the Mother Follies by Claire Burch and Thin Ice and Other Stories by Barbara Wilson

 

David Kirby reviews A Place at the Table by Steve Orlen and Work and Love by Stephen Dunn

 

Don Skiles reviews Someone Elseÿs Dream by John Yarmus, The California Papers by Steve Carey, Bagatelles by Peter Cherches and Dawn Chorus by Tim Reynolds

 

Barry Wallenstein reviews Songs for Jadina by Alan Chong Lau and The Boy Under the Bed by Philip Dacey

 

Luc Sante reviews Shipping Out by Michael Stephens and My First Satyrnalia by Michael Rumaker

 

Nathan Whiting reviews Alliance, Illinois, Cornfields and West of Chicago by Dave Etter

 

Ron Arias reviews Three Penny Lane by Fielding Dawson

 

Robert McDowell reviews Walking Home From the Icehouse by Vern Rutsala and Swimmer In the Spreading Dawn by Kathleen Spivak

 

Received and Recomended

 

Richard Jackson reviews Waiting For My Life by Linda Pastan, One for the Rose by Philip Levine and These Green-Going‑to‑Yellow by Marvin Bell

 

Lee K. Abbott, Jr. reviews Sketches for a Life of Wassilly by Lydia Davis Grammars for Jess/ Twenty‑two Cropped Sets by Marina La Palma and Special Offer by Jerry Bumpus

 

Michael Hennessy reviews Selected Poems: 1951‑1974, The Shaft, and The Flood by Charles Tomlinson

 

Robert Fox reviews Figure Eight by Reese Williams, A Waltz by Kevin McIlvoy, and The Fifth Wind by L.D. Clark

 

Jane Creighton reviews Silent Partner by Jane Lippe and Interstate by Marie Harris

 

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