Vol. 11, No.3, Fall 2006 (#43)

Frank Beddor, Rene Char, Bryher, Laird Hunt, VACUM Attachment, Shelley Jackson, Chris Kraus, Fernando Pessoa, and more... purchase now

INTERVIEWS

Frank Beddor | interviewed by Kelly Everding

FEATURES

Versions of a Visionary: The Poetry of René Char | by Valery Oisteanu
Living in a Time of Transition: Two Books by Bryher | by Matthew Cheney
Two books for the M.F.A. Suitcase | by Peter LaSalle

PLUS:

The Chapbook Corner by Noah Eli Gordon
The New Life: a comic by Gary Sullivan

FALL ART FEATURE: VACUM ATTACHMENT

Heimat    |   Peter Bialobrzeski   |   by Cecilia Aldarondo
What Good Are the Arts?    |  John Carey   |   by Justin Schell
Fairies   |   Yoshitaka Amano Yoshitaka Amano   |   by Amanda M. Vail
Die Familie Schneider    |  Gregor Schneider   |   by Christopher Atkins
Earthworks and Beyond   |   John Beardsley |    by Ann Klefstad

REVIEWS

FICTION

Half Life   |   Shelley Jackson   |   by Lance Olsen
Vellum   |   Hal Duncan   |   by Rod Smith
Mohr: A Novel   |   Frederick Reuss |    by Scott Esposito
Stet   |   James Chapman |    by Scott Bryan Wilson
Torpor  |    Chris Kraus   |   by George Porcari
The Evil Queen   |   Benjamen Perez   |   by Kimberly Wine
The Ventriloquist   |   Larry Tremblay   |   by Justin Maxwell
The Last of Her Kind   |   Sigrid Nunez   |   by Tina Newville-Lines
Cirkus   |   Patti Frazee   |   by Amanda Haldy
Rabbit Punches    |   Jason Ockert   |   by Alicia L. Conroy
Sacco and Vanzetti Must Die!    |   Mark Binelli   |   by Rod Smith
Burn    |   James Patrick Kelly   |   by Rudi Dornemann
The Exquisite    |   Laird Hunt   |   by Lance Olsen
The Cottagers   |   Marshall N. Klimasewiski   |   by Matthew Duffus
Impulse   |   Frederick Ramsay   |   by Kris Lawson
Before: Short Stories About Pregnancy from Our Top Writers | Emily Franklin and Heather Swain, eds.   |   by Jessica Bennett

NONFICTION

The Last Folk Hero    |   Andrew Dietz   |   by Eliza Murphy
Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal   |   Anthony Arnove    |  by Paul Buhle
Atchafalaya Houseboat   |   Gwen Roland   |   by Kristin Thiel
I Lie for a Living   |   Antony Shugaar   |   by Matthew Schneeman
Jules Verne: The Definitive Biography   |   William Butcher   |   by Jim Feast
Lust For Life: On the Writings of Kathy Acker   |   Amy Scholder, Carla Harryman, and Avital Ronell, eds.   |   by Spencer Dew
Obedience, Struggle & Revolt  |    David Hare   |   by Justin Maxwell
Trafficking in Sheep   |   Anne Barclay Priest   |   by Eliza Murphy
The Yellow-Lighted Bookshop   |   Lewis Buzbee   |   by Julie Babcock
The Contemplated Spouse: The Letters of Wallace Stevens to Elsie   |   J. Donald Blount, ed.   |   by Jeannie Hoag
Encountering Eva Hesse   |   Griselda Pollock and Vanessa Corby, eds.   |   by N. N. Hooker
Arboretum    |   David Byrne   |   by Jeff Robertson Alford
The Secrets of Judas   |   James M.Robinson    |  by H.E. Everding
Cross Country   |    Robert Sullivan   |   by Joni Tevis

POETRY

Meteoric Flowers    |   Elizabeth Willis |    by Erik Anderson
Legitimate Dangers   |   Michael Dumanis and Cate Marvin, eds.   |   by Nathan Greenwood Thompson
In Hora Mortis/Under the Iron of the Moon   |   Thomas Bernhard   |   by Scott Bryan Wilson
Siste Viator   |   Sarah Manguso    |  by Dobby Gibson
Once Upon a Neoliberal Rocket Badge   |   Jules Boykoff   |   by Jane Sprague
A Little Larger Than The Entire Universe   |   Fernando Pessoa   |   by Spencer Dew
A Box of Longing with Fifty Drawers  |    Jen Benka    |  by Justin Taylor
The form of a city changes faster, alas, than the human heart.   |   Jacques Roubaud   |   by Lucas Klein
A Little White Shadow    |   Mary Ruefle    |  by John Bradley
2A   |   Geoffrey G. O'Brien and Jeff Clark   |   by Amanda Nadelberg
Love's Alchemy: Poems from the Sufi Tradition   |   selected by David and Sabrineh Fideler   |   by Jaye Beldo
Exchanges of Earth and Sky   |   Jack Collom   |   by Mark Terrill
The Thorn    |   David Larsen   |   by Alan DeNiro
The Poems of Catullus   |   Gaius Valerius Catullus |    by Spencer Dew

GRAPHIC NOVELS

Invincible: Volume 1-6   |   Robert Kirkman, et al.   |    by Stephen Burt
Vampire Loves  |    Joann Sfar   |   by Rebecca Porte
The Contract with God Trilogy   |   Will Eisner    |  by Todd Robert Petersen
The Ticking   |   Renée French   |   by Luke Sykora

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