Like us on Facebook! 

 

Follow us on Twitter! 

 

Join our e-list! 

 

Donate to Rain Taxi! 

Vol. 12 No. 4, Winter 2007/2008 (#48)

To purchase issue #48 using Paypal, click here.

Interviews

The Real World of Rick Geary
interview by Eric Lorberer


Features

Lost and Found: the life and work of Henri Alain-Fournier
by Greg Bachar

Robert Heinlein Sacked God
by Ryder W. Miller


Plus:

The New Life: a comic by Gary Sullivan

Chapbook Corner by Noah Eli Gordon


Reviews

FICTION

The Shadow Catcher    Marianne Wiggins    by Pamela Thompson

An Arsonist’s Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England    Brock Clarke     by Jay Gabler

Laura Warholic    Alexander Theroux    by Scott Bryan Wilson

The Entire Predicament    Lucy Corin    by Micaela Morrissette

The Almost Moon    Alice Sebold    by Elaine Margolin

The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox    Maggie O’Farrell    by Diana Green

Shining at the Bottom of the Sea    Stephen Marche    by Rod Smith

Going Together    Arnold Grossman    by Brooke Hilzim

Kissssss     Steve Katz    by Levi Teal

All Things Are Labor    Katherine Arnoldi    by Christopher Gaumer

The Rowing Lesson    Anne Landsman    by Julia Jenson

Novels in Three Lines     Félix Fénéon    by Thomas Wiloch

The Meat and Spirit Plan    Selah Saterstrom    by Elizabeth Robinson

The Sorrow and the Fast of It    Nathalie Stephens    by Kate Zambreno

Nada    Carmen Laforet    by Douglas Messerli

Zeroville    Steve Erickson    by Nick Bredie

Bad Monkeys    Matt Ruff    by Ryan Rase McCray

Quinnehtukqut    Joshua Harmon    by Jeff Hansen

Hedyphagtica    Austryn Wainhouse    by Matthew Duffus

The Understory    Pamela Erens    by Clifford Garstang

Like You’d Understand, Anyway    Jim Shepard     by John Isaac Lingan

Spaceman Blues    Brian Francis Slattery    by Rhett duPont


NONFICTION

Existentialism is a Humanism    Jean-Paul Sartre    by Nicholas Hengen

What’s the Use of Truth?    Richard Rorty and Pascal    by Jean-Paul Pecqueur

Dreamworlds of Alabama    Allen Shelton    by Doreen Johnson

China Road    Rob Gifford    by Bob Hussey

Um...: Slips, Stumbles, and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean    Michael Erard    by Molly Brookfield

The Embattled Lyric    Nathaniel Tarn    by Lucas Klein

An Elemental Thing    Eliot Weinberger    by Lucas Klein

The Journals of Joyce Carol Oates    Greg Johnson, ed.    by Spencer Dew

Poetry and Pedagogy    Joan Retallack and Juliana Spahr    by Adam Deutsch

Noise/Music: a history    Paul Hegarty    by Rod Smith

Constituent Imagination    Stevphen Shukaltis and David Graeber, eds.    by Jim Feast

Behind the Lines: War Resistance Poetry on the American Homefront Since 1941    Philip Metres    by Daniela Gioseffi

Flotsam: a life in debris    Denis Horgan     by Johanna Buch

and in Big Books Roundup by Eric Lorberer:

The Book as Art    Krystyna Wasserman, ed.

Beatific Soul: Jack Kerouac on the Road    Isaac Gewirtz

Edward Hopper     Carol Troyen, Judith A. Barter, Janet L. Comey, Elliot Bostwick Davis, & Ellen E. Roberts

Joel-Peter Witkin    Eugenia Parry

Heart and Torch: Rick Griffin’s Transcendence     Doug Harvey


POETRY/AUDIO

The Collected Poems of Tennessee Williams    Tennessee Williams    by Christopher Luna

Bad Bad    Chelsey Minnis    by Cindra Halm

A Semblance: selected and new poems 1975-2007    Laura Moriarty    by Kevin Carollo

Fragment of the Head of a Queen    Cate Marvin    by Nate Pritts

Music for Landing Planes By    Eireann Lorsung    by Frank Giampietro

Surreal South    Laura Benedict and Pinckney Benedict, eds.    by Mary Akers

Vertigo    Martha Ronk    by Elizabeth Robinson

The Marvelous Bones of Time    Brenda Coultas    by Elizabeth Robinson

I, Afterlife    Kristin Prevallet    by Anne Heide

Routes, Not Roots    Piere Joris    by Christine Hume

La Garbure Transcontinentale / The Bi-Continental Chowder    Nicole Peyrafitte    by Christine Hume


GRAPHIC NOVELS

The Nightmare Factory    Thomas Ligotti     by William Alexander

The Nightly News    Jonathan Hickman     by Rudi Dornemann

Shortcomings    Adrian Tomine     by Spencer Dew

and in Big Books Roundup by Eric Lorberer:

The Absolute Sandman Volume Two    Neil Gaiman

Life, In Pictures    Will Eisner

The Art of Bone    Jeff Smith



To purchase issue #48 using Paypal, click here.



Search the Rain Taxi website with Google
Loading