Vol. 20, No. 2
Partisan Review Issues
March-April 1953
Content Type:
Printed Material
Includes writings by Robert Musil, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., and Rainer Maria Rilke.
Table of Contents:
"Friends of His Youth," by Robert Musil, translation by Eithne Wilkins and George Kaiser
"The Highbrow in American Politics," by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
"Conversations with Kafka," by Gustav Janouch
"The Criticism of Jacques Riviere," by Martin Turnell
"Requiem for the Death of a Boy," by Rainer Maria Rilke, translated by Randall Jarrell
"The Eye is a Part of the Mind," by Leo Steinberg
"Emma's Story," poem by John Thompson, Jr.
"Step on His Head," poem by James Laughlin
"The Veteran," poem by Louis O. Coxa
"That 'Craning of the Neck'," poem by Isabella Gardner
"Italian Letter: The World of 'La Miseria," by F.G. Friedmann
"An Embattled Sensibility," by Francis Fergusson, review of The Common Pursuit by F.R. Leavis
"Nunc Dimittis," by Angus Wilson, reviews of
The Correspondence between Paul Claudel and Andre Gide
Madeleine: Et Nunc Manet In Te, by Andre Gide
"History and Lord Acton," by Golo Mann, review of Lord Acton: A Study in Conscience and Politics, by Gertrude Himmelfarb
"English Comedy Revisited," by Richard Chase, review of The Thread of Laughter by Louis Kronenberger
"A Literary Self-portrait," by Arthur Mizener, review of The Days Before by Katherine Anne Porter
"Popular Taste and 'The Caine Mutiny'," by Harvey Swados
Associated Personal Entities:
Coxe, Louis Osborne, 1918-1993
Fergusson, Francis
Friedmann, Friedrich Georg, 1912-
Gardner, Isabella
Janouch, Gustav
Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924
Laughlin, James, 1914-1997
Mann, Golo, 1909-1994
Mizener, Arthur, 1907-
Musil, Robert
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926
Riviere, Jacques, 1886-1925
Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007
Steinberg, Leo, 1920-2011
Swados, Harvey
Thompson, John
Turnell, Martin
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