Vol. 57, No. 2
Partisan Review Issues
Spring 1990
Content Type:
Printed Material
"Omeros," by Derek Walcott; and writings by Amitai Etzioni, Louis Menand, Edith Kurzweil, and Sven Birkerts.
Table of Contents:
Comment by William Phillips
"Feminism and Politics," by Jean Bethke Elshtain
"The Culture of Soviet Anti-Semitism," by Boris Paramonov
"An Interview with Derek Walcott," by David Montenegro
"Liberals and Communitarians," by Amitai Etzioni
"Poland and the Memory of the Holocaust," by Andrej Bryk
"Slow Flying," fiction by Mary Alice Ayers
"Apam (My Father)," fiction by Katherine Janowitz
"Reliving the Sixties," by Jeffrey Herf
"A Wilde for Our Time," by Louis Menand
"Omeros," poem by Derek Walcott
"Inverkirkaig," poem by Anne Stevenson
"Epistle to the Angry Ones," poem by Tomaz Salamun
"Mr. Dobson and the After-Life of Carnations," poem by Wong May
"A Vague Ode," poem by Miklos Radnoti
"Song of Sleeplessness," poem by Francisco Brines
Three oems by Miguel Hernandez
"Chamber Music," poem by William Logan
"The Misunderstanding of Nature," poem by Sophie Cabot Black
"Under a Crown of Thorns, Some Questions Arise About Genesis I:27," poem by Philip Appleman
"The Thinking Between Two Waves," poem by Daniel Wolff
"Mandelstam in Armenia, 1930," poem by Peter Balakian
"Goethe at Naples," poem by K.E. Duffin
"The Pivotal Kingdom," poem by Alice Fulton
"Epistles to the Hebrews," by David Twersky
"Picasso, Braque, and Rubin," by Deborah Solomon
"From a Polish Writer in New Haven," by Marcin Krol
"Uncommon Readers and Common Sense," by William Phillips, reviews of
The Pleasures of Reading in an Ideological Age by Robert Alter
The Ethics of Reading by J. Hillis Miller
"The Holocaust in the Academy," by Edith Kurzweil, reviews of
Unanswered Questions by Francois Furet
Why Did the Heavens Not Darken? by Arno J. Mayer
"The Making of an Historian," by Lionel Abel, review of From That Place and Time by Lucy S. Dawidowicz
"Rethinking the Revolution," by Ernest Gellner, review of The French Revolution by J.F. Bosher
"Such Were the Joys," by Morris Dickstein, review of New York by Leonard Wallock
"Cultural Hierarchies," by Sven Birkerts, review of Highbrow/Lowbrow by Lawrence W. Levine
"A Conversion," by David Lehman, review of Lovesong: Becoming a Jew by Julius Lester
"The Art of Painting," by Richard Shiff, review of Painting as an Art by Richard Wollheim
Associated Personal Entities:
Abel, Lionel, 1910-2001
Alter, Robert
Appleman, Philip, 1926-
Ayers, Mary Alice
Balakian, Peter, 1951-
Birkerts, Sven
Black, Sophie Cabot
Bosher, J. F.
Braque, Georges, 1882-1963
Brines, Francisco, 1932-
Bryk, Andrzej
Dawidowicz, Lucy S.
Dickstein, Morris
Duffin, K. E.
Elshtain, Jean Bethke, 1941-2013
Etzioni, Amitai
Fulton, Alice, 1952-
Furet, Francois, 1927-1997
Gellner, Ernest
Herf, Jeffrey, 1947-
Hernandez, Miguel
Kurzweil, Edith
Lehman, David, 1948-
Lester, Julius
Levine, Lawrence W.
May, Wong
Mayer, Arno J.
Miller, J. Hillis (Joseph Hillis), 1928-
Montenegro, David, 1950-
Paramonov, Boris
Phillips, William
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973
Radnoti, Miklos, 1909-1944
Rubin, William, 1927-2006
Shiff, Richard
Solomon, Deborah
Stevenson, Anne
Twersky, David
Walcott, Derek
Wallock, Leonard
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900
Wolff, Daniel
Wollheim, Richard, 1923-2003
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