5 / ">Editor's Note Robert Stewart
F I C T I O N7 / ">Threads on the Mountain, Pamela Schoenewaldt
41 / The Painter, Mike Lamb
87 / Sixteen Jackies, Lance Olsen
99 / On the Way to the Dewberry Gardens, Charlotte Forbes
155 / The Gift of Her Hands, Jean Hanson
177 / Panther in the Woods, Karen Bjorneby
P O E T R Y21 / Six Poems, Sherman Alexie
31 / A Byzantine Nobleman Composing Verses, trans. by Aliki Barnstone, C. P. Cavafy
32 / Quartet for Judy, David Ray
37 / To an Old Poet, trans. by William Baer, J. L. Borges
38 / ">Footnote, Alice Friman
75 / Ogre, Anna Maggiore
76 / Two Poems, Diana O'Hehir
80 / Pythagoras, Zoë Anglesey
82 / Meridian, Mia Leonin
84 / Of Storytelling, Jayanta Mahapatra
141 / Night Heron, Taylor Stoehr
142 / Three Poems, Stuart Friebert
146 / Billy Goat with Alzheimer's, Tim Skeen
147 / Three Poems, Warren Slesinger
150 / Two Poems, Laurie Klein
152 / Two Poems, Simon Perchik
I N T E R V I E W S53 / To Put on Perfume & Make Guns, conducted by Robert Stewart, Renée Stout
135 / A Way of Seeing, conducted by Lisa Dierbeck, Mary Gaitskill
E S S A Y S67 / High, Low, Everywhere You Go, Janet Burroway
119 / An Infinity of Particular Things, Jodi Varon
R E V I E W S193 / H. L. Hix, "The Dream of an Adequate Language": A review of essay books by Brenda Miller and John D'Agata (editor).
198 / Jonathan Holden, "Two American Books": A review of poetry books by B. H. Fairchild and Leslie Adrienne Miller.
A R T W O R KRenée Stout, mixed media assemblages, paintings, sculptures, front cover & pages, 6, 20, 40, 65, 66, 74, 81, 98, 116-118, 154, 174-176, 192. (Interview with Renée Stout on page 53.)
Andy Warhol, painting, "Sixteen Jackies," page 86.
201 / New Programs: New Letters on the Air
202 / Visitors' Log: The New Letters Guest Book
203 / Celebrations: News From Our Authors
205 / ">NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS
210 / Index to Volume 69 (numbers 1-4)
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