Vol. 4 No. 3, Fall 1999 (#15)

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Paul Auster

interviewed by Eric Lorberer and Xandra Coe

Bei Dao

interviewed by Dan Featherston


Press Profile: Granary Books

essay by Chris Fischbach

Jack London: Rediscovering the Rarities:
The Valley of the Moon & The Star Rover

reviewed by Elizabeth Millard

Leslie Scalapino: Poetry and Poetics
New Time & The Public World/Syntactically Impermanence

reviewed by Jen Hofer


Widely Unavailable:   The Exquisite Corpse Alfred Chester
reviewed by Allen Hibbard

The New Life:   a comic by Gary Sullivan

Critical Issues:   humor by Erik Belgum & Gary Sullivan



Acres of Skin   Allen M. Hornblum    by Josie Rawson

Marlene Dumas   Barbara Bloom, et al.   by Carolyn Kuebler

Rene Daumal   Kathleen Ferrick Rosenblatt   by Thomas Sanfilip

Times Square Red, Times Square Blue   Samuel R. Delany   by James Sallis

Gore Vidal: Sexually Speaking   Gore Vidal   by Thomas Fagan

A Degree of Mastery   Annie Tremmel Wilcox   by Walker Rumble

Indiana Gothic    Pope Brock   by Kris Lawson

Hammer. Nail. Wood.   Thomas Glynn   by Jerome Klinkowitz

Where the Sky Ends   M.G. Stephens   by Jerome Klinkowitz

Climbing High   Lene Gammelgaard   by Henry Everding

A Dark Place in the Jungle   Linda Spalding   by C.K. Hubbuch

Wonder, The Rainbow, and the Aesthetics of Rare Experiences   Philip Fisher   by Jennie Chu

Figuring the Word   Johanna Drucker   by Aaron Kunin

Groovin' High   Alyn Shipton   by Jon Rodine

Metal, Rock, and Jazz   Harris M. Berger   by Mark Nowak

The Memoirs of Elias Canetti   Elias Canetti   by David Auerbach

Giacometti   Reinhold Hohl, ed.   by Jon Rodine

The Lives of Animals   J. M. Coetzee   by Jason Kuykendall

The Route as Briefed   James Tate   by Fred Schmalz

Feeling as a Foreign Language   Alice Fulton   by Steven Moore

Children of the Yellow Kid   Robert C. Harvey   by Eric Lorberer

From Girls to Grrrlz   Trina Robbins   by Eric Lorberer


Dark River   Louis Owens    by Heid Erdrich

The White Bone   Barbara Gowdy   by Brad Jocobson

PU-239 and Other Russian Fantasies   Ken Kalfus   by David Wiley

A Stranger in the Earth   Marcel Theroux   by Peter Ritter

The End of the Class War   Catherine Brady   by Kyla Jones

My Phantom Husband   Marie Darrieussecq   by Kyla Jones

Where I Live Now   Lucia Berlin   by Rikki Ducornet

Evguenie Sokolov   Serge Gainsbourg   by Perry Friedman

Absinthe   Christophe Bataille   by Kelly Everding

The Migration of Ghosts   Pauline Melville    by Christine Ritland

The Field   Joanna Gunderson   by Carolyn Kuebler

The Big Banana    Roberto Quesada   by Matt Dube

Haunted Traveller   Barry Yourgrau   by Pedro Ponce

Seven Dreams of Elmira   Patrick Chamoiseau   by Deborah Treisman

Yo-Yo Boing!   Giannina Braschi   by Mary Sarko

Night Duty   Melitta Breznik   by Anne Ursu

Yellow Jack   Josh Russell   by Allen Hibbard

The Amsterdam Cops   Janwillem van de Wetering   by Brain Foye

Police and Thieves   Peter Plate   by Randall Heath

Cryptonomicon   Neal Stephenson    by Rudi Dornemann


A Legacy of Shadows & News From Down to the Cafe   David Lee   by Jeffrey Shotts

New Generation   Wang Ping, ed.   by Tony Barnstone

Tales of Murasaki and Other Poems   Martine Bellen   by Rikki Ducornet

The Star Spangled Banner   Denise Duhamel   by William D. Waltz

The Gary Snyder Reader   Gary Snyder   by Thomas Rain Crowe

Traveling Light   David Wagoner   by Josie Rawson

The Waking Life   Amie Siegel   by S. P. Healey

Lower 48   Joel Dailey   by Fred Schmalz

Edge of House   Dzvinia Orlowsky   by Sarah Fox

An Alchemy in the Bones   William Reichard   by Charisse Gendron

The Essential Basho   Matsuo Basho   by Wayne Atherton


Jetlag Actus Tragicus      by David Logan

Bread and Wine   Samuel R. Delany and Mia Wolff   by Rudi Dornemann


Be Thou Now Persuaded   William Shakespeare   by Peter Kuyper

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