New Letters magazine

By Subscription, Volume 83 No. 1 (Fall 2016)

  • Editor's Note

  • 11 /

    A Possible Development

    , Robert Stewart
  • Interview

  • 47 /

    In the Momentconducted by Christopher Buckley & Jon Veinberg

    , Peter Everwine
  • Essays & Articles

  • 13 /

    Blue Guitar

    , Kim Addonizio
  • 29 /

    Around the Corner

    , Janet Burroway
  • 69 /

    Hitting the Road, Jack

    , Dennis Finnell
  • 88 /

    Improvisations: John Coltrane

    , Richard Terrill
  • 131 /

    The Consolation of Jazz, or My Life with Women

    , Thomas E. Kennedy
  • Poetry

  • 20 /

    Big Band of 50 Ringing Cell Phones, Pulse Nightclub

    , Dennis Finnell
  • 22 /

    Medicinal

    , Karin L. Frank
  • 23 /

    from The Last Bohemian of Avenue A

    , Yusef Komunyakaa
  • 26 /

    Two Poems

    , Greg Field
  • 41 /

    Four Poems

    , Peter Everwine
  • 57 /

    Misterioso

    , Michael Waters
  • 58 /

    Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action

    , Major Jackson
  • 61 /

    Four Poems

    , Mark Jarman
  • 79 /

    Three Poems

    , Linda Pastan
  • 82 /

    Etta's Body Double

    , Phyllis Becker
  • 83 /

    Four Poems

    , Alice Friman
  • 105 /

    Something Else They Say

    , Mbembe Milton Smith
  • 106 /

    Two Poems

    , Paul Zimmer
  • 110 /

    Two Poems

    , Elizabeth Goldring Piene
  • 114 /

    Four Poems

    , Bonnie Bolling
  • 123 /

    To Failure

    , Michael S. Collins
  • 125 /

    Emily as I Held Her Body Barely

    , Darren C. Demaree
  • 127 /

    Power

    , Carl Dennis
  • 129 /

    Still Consequences

    , Dan Jaffe
  • 130 /

    Sunday in New York City 1965

    , James McKinley
  • Artwork

  • 60 /

    Benny Golson at the Blue Room, American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, Mo. (2011), Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 68 /

    Charlie Parker's Grave, Kansas City, Mo., Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 97 /

    Queen Bey, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 98 /

    Pearl Thurston Brown, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 99 /

    Angela Hagenbach, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 100 /

    Marilyn Maye, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 101 /

    Karrin Allyson, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 102 /

    Deborah Brown, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 103 /

    Oleta Adams, Acrylic Painting

    , Janet Kuemmerlein
  • 104 /

    Bird Tribute: Gerald Dunn, Bobby Watson, Ahmad Alaadeen, at Lincoln Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo. (2007), Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 108 /

    The Phoenix, Kansas City, Mo.: Everette DeVan, organ, with Matt Hopper, guitar, Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 109 /

    The Phoenix, Kansas City, Mo.: Everette DeVan, organ, with Matt Hopper, guitar, Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 122 /

    Bird Tribute (2015), Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 124 /

    Helen Gillet, cello, with Shawn E. Hansen, electronics (2016), Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • 126 /

    Joe Lovano, Folly Theater, Kansas City, Mo. (2011), Photograph

    , Steve Paul
  • Commentary (Reader Response)

  • 162 /

    The Leavenworth Event, response and historical update

    , Susan Rieke
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Kansas City Literary Events

Patricia Lockwood

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Wichita, Kan.

News

Charles Harper Webb will read in Kansas City, Wed., April 5, 2017

Read Webb's poem "The Animals are Leaving" and see event details on our News page. 

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