New Letters magazine

By Subscription, Volume 85 No. 4 (Summer 2019)

  • Editor's Note

  • 9 /

    Whispering or Kissing, an editor's note

    , Robert Stewart
  • Fiction

  • 51 /

    Wind Phone

    , Catherine Browder
  • 69 /

    The Game

    , Gary Gildber
  • Poetry

  • 11 /

    Two Poems, with Returning After Our War

    , John Balaban
  • 21 /

    Two Poems

    , Dion O'Reilly
  • 40 /

    Five Poems

    , Albert Goldbarth
  • 49 /

    Even the Alchemists

    , Marilyn Kallet
  • 66 /

    Two Poems

    , Michael Waters
  • 89 /

    . . . for us, again . . .

    , Margo Berdeshevsky
  • 91 /

    Two Poems

    , Willis Barnstone
  • 93 /

    Innocence

    , Patricia Traxler
  • 98 /

    Two Poems

    , Patricia Clark
  • 117 /

    Three Poems

    , Gary Young
  • 118 /

    Two Poems

    , Roy Bentley
  • Artwork

  • 10 /

    Nha Trang, South Vietnam, girl with her grandfather, 1967, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 26 /

    Count Basie at his 75th birthday celebration, August 1979, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 50 /

    Coates House Hotel, Kansas City, Mo., photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 81 /

    The late Ruby W. McIntyre at her café, Kansas City, Mo., photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 82 /

    Brush Creek, Country Club Plaza summer concert, Kansas City, Mo., 1983, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 83 /

    Kansas City at the Great Bend of the Missouri River under flood, from Lewis and Clark Point, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 84 /

    Kansas City’s original Arthur Bryant’s Barbeque, 1987, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 85 /

    Short-eared owl, resting on a fallen tree, Squaw Creek Wildlife Refuge, Northwest, Mo., photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 86 /

    Native-American woman at Geese Eagle Church, Fort Osage, Mo., photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 87 /

    American soldiers on a boat crossing Cam Ranh Bay, South Vietnam, 1967, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 88 /

    La Lumiere, photo montage, with sculpture of a Madonna by unknown artist

    , Margo Berdeshevsky
  • 120 /

    Monahans Sandhills State Park, Texas, 1987, photograph

    , Bob Barrett
  • 158 /

    Trail's Run, painting

    , Carol Zastoupil
  • Memoirs & Essays

  • 27 /

    The Burning Door

    , Dennis Finnell
  • 94 /

    Back at You, an editorial interlude

    , Robert Stewart
  • 103 /

    Breathe

    , J. Malcolm Garcia
  • 121 /

    Life as Crossing Borders

    , Sergio Troncoso
  • 135 /

    Remembering Gil Orlovitz & Others

    , Jack Anderson
  • Notes on Writers & Artists in This Issue

  • 154 /

    Notes on Writers & Artists in This Issue

    , Staff
  • Reviews

  • 138 /

    "Wild Consciousness," on the poetry of Carolyne Wright

    , Lillo Way
  • 141 /

    "Introspective Territory," on the poetry of Marilyn Hacker

    , Annie Finch
  • 144 /

    "The Essay Canon," an anthology of women essay writers

    , Natalie Johansen
  • 147 /

    "Something Must Be Said," on Robert Bly's Best American Poetry 1999

    , Robert Stewart
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Kansas City Literary Events

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Kansas City Public Library Announces Kids and Teens eReading Rooms

The KCPL has digitized the concept of physical reading rooms by creating individual, specialized eReading Rooms of ebooks and audiobooks for children and teenagers.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.