New Letters magazine

Volume 86 Nos. 1 & 2 (Fall/Winter 2019-2020)

  • Editor's Note

  • 6 /

    That's It

    , Robert Stewart
  • Fiction

  • 21 /

    Two excerpts from a novel: Lady Lazarus, Cambridge, England, 1956 & Transit: District of Columbia—Columbia, Mo. 1964

    , Janet Burroway
  • 57 /

    Captain Elvis

    , Michael Henson
  • 133 /

    Jessica touches my guts, winner, the Robert Day Award for Fiction

    , Angie Sijun Lou
  • 155 /

    Primates, winner, the New Letters Publication Award

    , Donna Gordon
  • Poetry

  • 11 /

    Three Poems

    , Trish Reeves
  • 14 /

    Three Poems

    , Gerald Stern
  • 18 /

    Okra

    , Peter Balakian
  • 46 /

    Three Poems

    , Albert Goldbarth
  • 55 /

    Contagion

    , William Trowbridge
  • 73 /

    Two Poems

    , George Kalamaras
  • 76 /

    Two Poems

    , Karen Kovacik
  • 80 /

    Too Bad

    , Carl Dennis
  • 89 /

    Imuta, translated by Marilyn Hacker

    , Marie Etienne
  • 100 /

    Two Poems

    , Richard Jones
  • 103 /

    Indianity

    , Diane Glancy
  • 104 /

    Two Poems

    , Emily Ransdell
  • 130 /

    Two Poems, winner, the Patricia Cleary Miller Award for Poetry

    , Brianna Flavin
  • 152 /

    Thresholds

    , Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg
  • 153 /

    Ode to an Urn

    , John Moessner
  • Reviews & Commentaries

  • 177 /

    "Poetry in Peace & Action," on the poetry of John Balaban

    , H.C. Palmer
  • 182 /

    "Women in Dangerous Waters," on poems by Sandra Yannone

    , Deborah Bacharach
  • 185 /

    "A Low-Water Bridge in High Water," on two books of peoms by Al Ortolani

    , Denise Low
  • 189 /

    "Ruthless Empathy," on the poems of Daniel Lawless

    , Marilyn McCabe
  • 191 /

    "To Own the World," on the fiction of K.L. Cook

    , Allison Field Bell
  • 193 /

    "Voices from the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire," on poems by Deborah Woodward

    , AnnaLee Barclay
  • Artwork

  • 10 /

    Store Window, photograph

    , Rebecca Ofeish
  • 20 /

    Spring Field Road, oil on canvas

    , Carol Zastoupil
  • 45 /

    Annie, Little Italy, New York City, 1979, photograph

    , Eli Reichman
  • 56 /

    Hairpins, Breathitt County, Kentucky, photograph

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 72 /

    Hinterlands, 2015, photograph

    , Eli Reichman
  • 81 /

    Phasma, photograph

    , Cynthia Beard
  • 82 /

    Spring Creek, oil on canvas

    , Carol Zastoupil
  • 83 /

    Floating World II, photograph

    , Rebecca Ofiesh
  • 84 /

    Broadway Bridge, Kansas City, Missouri, 1984, photograph

    , Eli Reichman
  • 85 /

    High Grove Way, oil on Canvas

    , Carol Zastoupil
  • 86 /

    Blue, photograph

    , Rebecca Ofiesh
  • 87 /

    Fountain Boys, 1980, photograph

    , Eli Reichman
  • 88 /

    Summit Ridge Road, oil on canvas

    , Carol Zastoupil
  • 99 /

    Superman, Johnson County, Kentucky, photograph

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • 132 /

    Abstractions, photograph

    , Rebecca Ofiesh
  • 151 /

    Sally Brown, Magoffin County, Kentucky, photograph

    , Gloria Baker Feinstein
  • Essay

  • 107 /

    Bread Down Easy, winner, the Conger Beasley Jr. Award for the Essay

    , Terrance Manning Jr.
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