Article Archives

At the Galleries

May 8, 2012; exsultate jubilate

Fated; Poem in Autumn

Watery Narratives

To Hold from This Day Forward; A Music

The Visitor

Recepti Scriptores and Some Others

The Birch; Closing the Loop on the Year

When We Talk About Death

Tunneling to the Disremembered

Pictures of a Sea; For Lorca

Yehudi Menuhin: The Childhood of a Prodigy

Six Lessons from Rikyu

After the Rally

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Anthony Hecht’s Nobility

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Goddess or Witch? The Pale Queen’s Rise in Postwar British Literature

Lives and Misfortunes of Lorenzo Da Ponte

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Letter from Cuba

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Hildegard von Bingen; St. Catherine of Bologna

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Man of Action, Man of Letters

The English Franklin

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Life and After Life

From The Duino Elegies

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Leah, Lamb

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The Other Musicals

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A New American

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Letter from London

Letter from Paris

Mystifying Enlightenment: The Fiction of David Albahari


The Art Song Recital in Review

Master of Masks


All Rights Reserved; Snow Poem

Crazy Quilt

In the First Punic War (241 B.C.); In Aprille

Ice-Skating at Night


Opera; To a Child

Collecting the Cranes; Snakeskin

Lakeside; Rapture; For Iris Murdoch

Floaters and Flashers

Alan’s Ashes; Broken Connection

My Father’s Sweater; The Cruelty of Metaphor; Departure

Monster; An Old Story

Discovering a Poet: Edward Taylor, His Religion and His Art

First Kiss

March Poem

A Walk in the Park

The Wooster Group