Volume 101

January, 2013
No. 1

F E A T U R E S

Civilization
David Cannadine

On Being Introduced
Paul West

The Fiction Writer
Maribeth Fischer

Child of Paradise
Matthew Spellberg

Boredom
Marianne Boruch
 

F I C T I O N 

“Stephanos is Dead”
Joyce Carol Oates

Local Birds
Jessica Francis Kane 

P O E T R Y 

The Garden
Rachel Hadas

Fall Back
Spring Buds
David Baker

A Glove
Justin Quinn

First Real Paycheck
Elisabeth Murawski

Particles and Waves
Joanie Mackowski

Dust to Dust
David Wagoner 

The Ring
Alan Williamson

After Some Years
Don Bogen

R E V I E W S

After the Troubadours
Phillip White

Fiction in Review
Ben Marcus
Caleb Smith

Poetry in Review
W. G. Sebald
Marit MacArthur

Recordings in Review
Young Musicians 
Jay Nordlinger