New Letters magazine

Volume 38 No. 4 (summer, 1972)

  • Essays & Articles

  • 3 /

    Garcia Lorca and Desire

    , Robert Bly
  • 29 /

    Visiting Thomas Hart Benton in Kansas City

    , Robert Bly
  • 47 /

    White the Bones of Men: Asian Poets React to War

    , Ben W. Fuson
  • 132 /

    Examining The Pain

    , Robert M. Farnsworth
  • 135 /

    Poetry Out of Fire

    , John Popko
  • Fiction

  • 13 / Ash Wednesday, Michael Lynch
  • 41 / Automatic Weapons, Charles Kempthorne
  • 67 / Mistress Mine, Cyrus Colter
  • 111 /

    The Killings

    , Hoke Norris
  • Poetry

  • 6 /

    Dance of Death, translated by Robert Bly

    , Federico Garcia Lorca
  • 9 /

    Death, translated by Robert Bly

    , Federico Garcia Lorca
  • 10 /

    Ghazal of the Terrifying Presence, translated by Robert Bly

    , Federico Garcia Lorca
  • 11 / Empty Kitchen Dinosaur Blues, Anselm Hollo
  • 12 / Foggy Night in Newport, Anselm Hollo
  • 25 / Catching the First Line, Ray Amorosi
  • 26 / In the Borgia Apartments, Ray Amorosi
  • 27 / Lovers, Ray Amorosi
  • 27 / Death and the Pineapple, Dan Gerber
  • 39 /

    Spring Joy, translated by Ling Chung and Kenneth Rexroth

    , Chu Shu-Chen
  • 40 / Conditional Absolution, Josephine Jacobsen
  • 45 / Trip to the Town of 12-1/2 Cent Rubbers, Geof Hewitt
  • 64 / Rag/Time, Robert Slater
  • 65 / Morning Raga, Robert Slater
  • 66 / Future Green, Josephine Jacobsen
  • 100 / Regina Coeli, Frederick Eckman
  • 101 / Missive to Rigg Kennedy, Elliott Coleman
  • 102 / Maskless Halloween Pulse, Elliott Coleman
  • 103 / Late Words, Elliott Coleman
  • 103 / Holy Communion, Elliott Coleman
  • 104 / Profile in the Sunlight of March, Elliott Coleman
  • 105 /

    The Rendezvous

    , Charles Edward Eaton
  • 106 /

    The Empty Chair

    , J.J. Maloney
  • 108 /

    Every wildman who singes his heart is worth two glasses of beer, translated by Tomaz Salamun

    , Elliott Anderson
  • 108 /

    Proverbsr, translated by Tomaz Salamun

    , Anselm Hollo
  • 108 /

    My boundary stones are the sun, translated by Elliott Anderson and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 108 /

    Every wildman who singes his heart is worth two glasses of beer,  translated by Elliott Anderson and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 108 /

    Who is better, translated by Elliott Anderson and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 108 /

    Proverbs translated by Anselm Hollo and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 109 /

    Let's Wait, translated by Anselm Hollo and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 110 /

    what do you like most in your life, translated by Anselm Hollo and poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • 110 /

    End of Influence, translated by Anselm Hollo and the poet

    , Tomaz Salamun
  • Reviews & Commentaries

  • 132 /

    The Quality of Hurt by Chester Himes

    , Robert M. Farnsworth
  • 133 /

    The Rivers of Eros by Cyrus Colter

    , Robert M. Farnsworth
  • 135 /

    Winning Hearts and Minds

    , John Popko
  • Artwork

  • 0 /

    Marietta, Ohio, 1942, photograph

    , John Vachon
  • 31 /

    Sketches, etchings

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 31 /

    Thomas Hart Benton at Home, 1972, photograph

    , Judy Ray
  • 32 /

    Nude female figure, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 33 /

    Nude male figure, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 34 /

    Boy holding satchel, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 35 /

    Men on street corner, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 36 /

    Tractor, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 37 /

    Cow's skull, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 38 /

    Mountainous landscape, illustration

    , Thomas Hart Benton
  • 93 /

    Central Ohio, 1938, photograph

    , Ben Shahn
  • 94 /

    Marysville, Ohio, 1938, photograph

    , Ben Shahn
  • 95 /

    Melting Snow, 1940, photograph

    , A. Rothstein
  • 96 /

    Alpine, Texas, 1939, photograph

    , Russell Lee
  • 97 /

    Millionaire Ward Canady, 1942, photograph

    , Arthur Siegel
  • 98 /

    Grain Elevator with Tar Patches, 1939, photograph

    , John Vachon
  • 99 /

    On Being Loved, photograph

    , Frederick Eckman
  • 137 /

    Kansas City, 1972, photograph

    , Joel Metzger
  • 137 /

    Girl drinking soft drink, photograph

    , Joel Metzger
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