New Letters magazine

Volume 75 No. 4 (summer, 2009)

  • Editor's Note

  • 6 /

    Emphatically, Yes

    , Stewart Robert
  • Essays & Articles

  • 0 /

    The Trembling Image is Your Art, an essay/review of Jill Bialosky and poetry in our time

    , Willis Barnstone
  • 17 /

    Double Vision

    , D.L. Tucker
  • 96 /

    The Scott Family, introductory note and photograph

    , New Letters
  • 99 /

    Great Scott, Whatever Happened to Winfield?

    , Charles Behlen
  • 106 /

    Credo

    , Winfield Townley Scott
  • Fiction

  • 9 / Talking Points for Lot, Lisa K. Buchanan
  • 39 / The Garrs, Patricia Lawson
  • 83 / The Capital of Kansas City, Gary Gildner
  • 121 / Sphere, Christina Yu
  • 158 / First-Called Quits, Michael Garriga
  • Poetry

  • 27 / Diaspo/Renga, A Colobration in Alternating Renga, Marilyn Hacker
  • 27 / Diaspo/Renga, A Colobration in Alternating Renga, Deema Shehabi
  • 61 / House of Light, a sequence, Willis Barnstone
  • 95 / Annie's Starling, John Balaban
  • 97 / Poem at Christmas, Winfield Townley Scott
  • 107 / Three American Women And a German Bayonet, Winfield Townley Scott
  • 108 / The Ivory Bed, Winfield Townley Scott
  • 109 / Transfused, Winfield Townley Scott
  • 110 / Gert Swasey, Winfield Townley Scott
  • 149 / They May Not Mean to, but They Do, Steven Kronen
  • 150 / Speed, William Trowbridge
  • 151 / We Real Old, William Trowbridge
  • 152 / Basic Fool, William Trowbridge
  • 153 / Backyard Burial, Lindsey Martin-Bowen
  • 154 / Marty Waters is Driving Me Crazy, Emily Scudder
  • 155 / Serenity, Emily Scudder
  • 156 / [The ice does not melt], Jesse Lee Kercheval
  • 157 / The Arc of it All, Adrian C. Louis
  • Reviews & Commentaries

  • 162 /

    All Poems are Found, on the poetry of Cecily Parks

    , Katie Manning
  • 169 /

    An Authentic and Ehtical Life, celebrating the life and work of Carol Bly

    , Catherine Browder
  • Artwork

  • 0 /

    Floater, watercolor (front detail)

    , Eric Swanstu
  • 0 /

    Fallen, watercolor (back detail)

    , Eric Swanstu
  • 96 /

    Winfield Townley Scott: Christmas Card Photograph, 1960, photograph

    , Laura Gilpin
  • 98 /

    Winfield Townley Scott. At Home in Sante Fe, N.M., 1959, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 105 /

    Family Outing at the Soda Dam in Jemez, N.M., photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 112 /

    Winfield Townely Scott, Santa Fe, N.M., 1959, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 113 /

    Winfield Townley Scott Manuscript, CA, 1945, photograph

    , New Letters Archive
  • 114 /

    Winfield Townley Scott Manuscript, CA, 1945, photograph

    , New Letters Archive
  • 115 /

    Winfield Townley Scott Manuscript, CA, 1945, photograph

    , New Letters Archive
  • 116 /

    Winfield Townley Scott and Eleanor, On Their Honeymoon in Bermuda, CA, April 1946, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 117 /

    Winfield Townley Scott, Wife Ellie, & Children, Santa Fe Rodeo/Fiesta Parade, 1950s, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 118 /

    Daugher Susan, Winfield Townley Scott, and Children Jeanette and Joel, Washington D.C., 1960s, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 119 /

    Winfield Townley Scott, Back East, By a Mill Wheel with a Walking Stick, CA, 1950, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 120 /

    Winfield Townley Scott, with Children Jeannette, Joel, Susan and Caretaker Pabeita . . . And the Fmaily Dog Rorschach. New York City, 1958, photograph

    , Jeannette Scott
  • 188 /

    Notes on Contributors to This Issue

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Tracy K. Smith has been named the next U.S. Poet Laureate!

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