Vol. 10 No. 1, Spring 2005 (#37)

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Dave Eggers: Genius Loves Company

interviewed by Christopher J. Lee

Donald Revell: Brother in Elysium

interviewed by Eric Lorberer

Ruth Lepson: Innovation, Salvage and the Second Wave

interviewed by Tim Peterson

Spring Art Feature: VACUM Attachment

Everything I Always Wanted To Know, or the Thought of Making Art Unthinkable    an essay on James Elkins and Art Criticism    by Jan Estep

Subtitles    edited by Atom Egoyan & Ian Balfour    by Amanda Vail

The Artist's Reality Mark Rothko    by Ann Klefstad

Place, Art, and Self    Yi-Fu Tuan    by Valerie Valentine

Look, Don't Think    the Photography of War    by Jakki Spicer


Trial & Error: 15 to Life by Anthony Papa    by Tricia Cornell

Widely Unavailable: Reamer Lou by Louis Forgione    by Dennis Barone

The New Life: a comic by Gary Sullivan

Last Laugh: humor by Louis Phillips



E. E. Cummings: A Biography     Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno     by Peter Ritter

Bury the Chains     Adam Hochschild     by Scott Esposito

Audio Culture     Christoph Cox & Daniel Warner, eds.     by Karl Krause

Dastgah: Diary of a Head Trip     Mark Mordrue     by Adam Hall

Maps of the Imagination     Peter Turchi    by Thomas Haley

The Lobotomist     Jack El Hai    by Carrie Mercer

Strange Kin    Kieran Quinlan     by Lynnell Edwards

Humanism and Democratic Criticism     Edward W. Said     by Len Edgerly

Surrendered Child    Karen Salyer McElmurray     by Bonnie Blader

Glass House     Margaret Morton     by Stacy Brix

The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death     Corinne May Botz     by Kelly Everding

Maeve Brennan     Angela Bourke     by Rick Canning

A Tale of Love and Darkness     Amos Oz     by Elaine Starkman

Clever Maids     Valerie Paradiz     by Charisse Gendron

Pink Steam    Dodie Bellamy     by Garin Cycholl


Moravagine     Blaise Cendrars     by Tim Keane

Three by Perec     Georges Perec     by Martin Riker

The Second Life of Samuel Tyne     Esi Edugyan     by Christopher J. Lee

Big Breasts & Wide Hips     Mo Yan     by Lucas Klein

The Seas     Samantha Hunt     by Scott Esposito

Plays, 1996-2000     Richard Maxwell     by Peter Ritter

The Master    Colm Tóibín     by Raphael C. Allison

Author, Author     David Lodge     by Raphael C. Allison

Shadow Family     Miyuki Miyabe     by Kevin Carollo

Animal Rights & Pornography     J. Eric Miller     by Justin Taylor

Hypohypothesis     Heather Folsom     by Timothy Welch

The Last Guardian of Everness     John C. Wright     by Kelly Everding

The Ninth Life of Louis Drax     Liz Jensen    by Scott Bryan Wilson

Out of My Head     Didier Van Cauwelaert     by Laird Hunt

American Purgatorio     John Haskell     by Laird Hunt

The Conviction and Subsequent Life of Savior Neck     Christian Tebordo     by Jedediah Berry

Nectar From A Stone     Jane Guill     by Susan B. Cokal

The Dry Salvages     Caitlín Kiernan     by Kris Lawson

Mortal Love     Elizabeth Hand     by Kristin Livdhal

The Dreams     Naguib Mahfouz     by Alan DeNiro

Jackfish     J Milligan     by Tim W. Brown

Memories of Underdevelopment    Edmundo Desnoes     by Jay Miskowiec


Le Contre-Ciel     René Daumal     by George Kalamaras

Collected Poems     Donald Justice     by Robert Zaller

Written in Water     Luis Cernuda    by Kevin Carollo

Kisses, Dreams & Other Infidelities     Antonio Porta    by Kevin Carollo

Unhurried Vision     Michael Rothenberg     by Louise Landes Levi

Whethering    Rusty Morrison    by Noah Eli Gordon

Some Mountains Removed     Daniel Bouchard     by Stephen Burt

The Displaced of Capital     Anne Winters     by Maureen Picard Robins

Now the Dead Will Dance the Mambo     Martín Espada     by Christopher Luna

Education by Stone     João Cabral de Melo Neto     by Erick Mertz

So One Could Have    Mark Salerno     by Alan DeNiro

Crush     Richard Siken     by Maureen Ricard Robins

In The Dark     Ruth Stone     by Tim Keane

Another Kind of Tenderness     Xue Di     by Lucas Klein

The Complete Elegies of Sextus Propertius    Sextus Propertius     by John Toren


By the Numbers     Laurent Rullier and Stanislas     by Daivd Kennedy-Logan

Ex Machina: The First Hundred Days     Brian K. Vaughan, Tony Harris, & Tom Feiste     by Rudi Dornemann

You Can't Get There From Here     Jason     by Todd Petersen

Diary of a Mosquito Abatement Man     John Porcellino     by Eric Lorberer

This issue is dedicated to the memory of Henry Everding, whose photo graces the cover. It is a picture of prayer wheels taken in Kathmandu. Henry was a wonderful photographer, adventurer, friend, brother, and reviewer for Rain Taxi.

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