Summer 1972 (Volume XXV, No. 2)

Joseph Bennett, 1922-1972

The Garden of My Own Mind; And All the While; The Possessed

To a Hotel Scheduled for Demolition, trans. by Thomas Colchie

Oscar Wilde and the Importance of Doing Nothing

In the White Sky; Sleeping on the Sisters Land; Friend; Weeds; The Escape

Rower; Le Rendez-vous des Paysages; La Promenade de Protée; Hawks

The Third Window

Concerning the Afterlife the Indians of Central California Had Only the Dimmest Notion; The Pornographer; The Pornographer, Melancholy; The Pornographer at the End of Winter; Politics of a Pornographer

Count One; Elegy in November; The Winter Solstice; Words; Anxiety; June Day; In the Woods

The Aesthetics of the Actor’s Appearance

The Strangers; Leaving Home

Summits; Dogs

Hands Across the Sea


Music and Ballet Chronicle

The Old Ultra-Violence

Public and Private Poetry


Paradise Lost

Must We Burn the Literary Critics?

Fiction Chronicle

Here They Are