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New American Writing
Volume: 15 | Year: 1997

Table of Contents:

Mary Jo Bang
What Was Seen
The Desert on Hand

Jeanne Marie Beaumont
Ionesco Street

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge
Health

David Breskin
Smart Money
Politics: No Stones No Fish No Wind

Catalina Cariaga
from Bahala Na!

Tom Clark
White Thought
Asseverative Farewell
Earthshine
The Man of Ouray
The Circus of Representation Continues
"As we go on living"
White Moon
Prolepsis

Joshua Clover
A Day in Town
Zealous
"A portrait of the empire"

Gillian Conoley
This Lapidary Effect
The Splendor Fragments
Daughter
How Do I
Flute Girl

Stuart Dybek
Assassins
Strangers
Begin
Inscription

Kenward Elmslie
Jakarta Night Arrival
Freshet
Welcome Home
Rummage Sale
Fiscal Nonsense

Elaine Equi
Marilyn Monroe on the Moon
Someone is Trying to Call

Raymond Federman
Numbers
Untitled

Karen Garthe
Maybe Mao is Reading Pure Description

Jorie Graham
The Guardian Angle of the Swarm
How the Body Fits on the Cross
Miscellaneous Weights and Measures

Bryan Johnson
from A History of the Mississippi

Claudia Keelan
Relinquish

August Kleinzahler
Green Sees Things in Waves
Tanka Toys: A Memoir
On First Looking into Joseph Cornell's Diaries
Someone Named Gutierrez: A Dream, A Western
Further Toys

Caroline Knox
Dighton Rock

Noelle Kocot
The Passion According to G.H.
Ontology Train

Joel Lewis
After Hearing the Lee Konitz Trio

Rachel Loden
Poetry and Sorrow in a "Right-to-Sing" State

Jennifer Martenson
Suture

Wendy McClure
The Currents

Gwyn McVay
Position of the Sun

David Meltzer
from Beath Thing

Maggie Nelson
Shiner

Sianne Ngai
from Topiary

John Noto
At the Crest of the Santa Cruz Range: Acquisition

John Olson
Leaning into Schubert

Stephen Ratcliffe
from Conversation

Donald Revell
Arcady 1-12

John Tranter
Paid Meridian

Paul Violi
Tycho, Tyche
On the Sly
On an Acura Integra

Rosmarie Waldrop
from Reluctant Gravities

Susan Wheeler
The Homewrecker (in 7/4)
Homage

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Mary Jo Bang
What Was Seen; The Desert on Hand

 

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge
Health

 

Gillian Conoley
This Lapidary Effect; The Splendor Fragments; Daughter; How Do I; Flute Girl

 

Jorie Graham
The Guardian Angle of the Swarm; How the Body Fits on the Cross; Miscellaneous Weights and Measures

 

August Kleinzahler
Green Sees Things in Waves; Tanka Toys: A Memoir; On First Looking into Joseph Cornell's Diaries; Someone Named Gutierrez: A Dream, A Western; Further Toys

 

Caroline Knox
Dighton Rock

 

Donald Revell
Arcady 1-12