Vol. 4 No. 2, Summer 1999 (#14)

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Leslie Marmon Silko

interviewed by Anna Reckin

John Ashbery

interviewed by Eric Lorberer


Jorge Luis Borges: 100 Years of Infinity

essay by Robert Zaller

Alexander Trocchi

essay by Michael Perkins

Writing Behind the Walls: feature on Prison Writing

Doing Time Bell Gale Chevigny, ed.
Prison Writing in 20th century America H. Bruce Franklin, ed.
I am First a Human Being Krystyna Wituska
How It All Began Nikolai Bukharin
Behind Razor Wire Michael Jacobson-Hardy
reviewed by Eric Lorberer


The New Life:   a comic by Gary Sullivan

The Writer Reads:   Cris Mazza on Mary Hood

Widely Unavailable:   Tim O'Brien
reviewed by Chris Fischbach

Adversaria:   Quotations courtesy of Sam Hamill



Think of the Self Speaking   Harry Smith    by Jason Kuykendall

River of Song   Elijah Wald & John Junkerman    by Jon Rodine

Story Story Story   Jim Schumock    by Joseph Clark

White Lies   Maurice Berger    by Rebecca Miller

Oui   Salvador Dali    by Anna Reckin

Prepare for Saints   Steven Watson    by Lucinda Ebersole

My Way   Charles Bernstein    by Glenn Mott

The Technology of Orgasm   Rachel P. Maines    by Carolyn Kuebler

Ladies of the Rope   William Patrick Patterson    by Charisse Gendron

Couples and Loneliness   Nan Goldin    by Kelly Everding

Bachelors   Rosalind E. Krauss    by Carolyn Kuebler

Nothing Mat(t)ers   Somer Brodribb    by David Clippinger

The Enigma of Al Capp   Alexander Theroux    by David Auerbach


Silver   Matthew Remski    by David Wiley

Massage   Henry Flesh    by Thomas Fagan

Document Zippo   L. A. Ruocco    by Paul D. Dickinson

Wrong Information Is Being Given Out At Princeton   J. P. Donleavy    by Paul Di Filippo

The Cape & Snakelust   Kenji Nakagami    by Caroline Schnieders

The Marvelous Adventures of Pierre Baptiste   Patricia Eakins    by Elizabeth Millard

The Oxygen Man & Veneer   Steve Yarbrough    by Paul Ritter

The View from Below    Lindsey Crittenden    by Susan Swartwout

The Deposition of Father McGreevy   Brian O'Doherty    by David Remy

I'm Right Here    Tony Rauch    by Brian Evenson

Living for the City    Jervey Tervalon    by Brian Schwartz

Bluebottle   James Sallis    by Gerald Schwartz

The Seven Madmen   Roberto Arlt    by Mary Sarko

Mosaic Man   Ronald Sukenick    by Matt Dube

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men   David Foster Wallace    by Steven Moore

All-Night Visitors   Clarence Major    by Jerome Klinkowitz

The Blood Girls   Meira Cook    by Carol Ann Sima

The Night We Buried Road Dog   Jack Cady    by Alan DeNiro

More Bread or I'll Appear   Emer Martin    by Phil Presby

Billy and Girl   Deborah Levy    by Anne Ursu


Midnight Salvage   Adrienne Rich    by Tony Barnstone

7th Circle   Maggie Jaffe    by Michael McIrvin

First Course in Turbulence   Dean Young    by S. P. Healey

The Character   Jena Osman    by Eric Lorberer

Above the Human Nerve Domain   Will Alexander    by Joel Felix

Once I Gazed at You in Wonder   Jan Heller Levi    by Jeffrey Shotts

Matinees   Ange Mlinko    by Juliet Patterson

Modulations   Richard Martin    by Fred Schmalz

Black Box Cutaway   Susan Gevirtz    by Gary Sullivan

Fugitive Red   Karen Donovan    by Sarah Fox

Tug   G. E. Patterson    by Leola Abraham

After I Was Dead   Laura Mullen    by Kim Fortier

Wake   Bin Ramke    by Kelly Everding


The Fall of Homunculus   Pentii Otsamo    by John Eisler

Lost Girl   Nabiel Kanan    by John Eisler

Veils   Pat McGreal, Stephen John Phillips, & Jose Villarubia    by John Eisler


Lies, Sissies, & Fiascoes: The Best of This American Life      by C. K. Hubbuch

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