restricted access   Number 8, Spring 1977 (New Series)

Table of Contents


p. 4

In His Sixty-Fifth Year

pp. 5-10

Ode on the Death of a Rich Man, and: Lambchops Has a Problem, and: Blaxploitation, and: Adult Education, and: Everyman and His Woman

pp. 11-15

The Luftmensch

p. 16

The Intersection

pp. 17-23

A Gift of Light

pp. 24-27

Cancer, and: The Morning of the Massacre

p. 28

A Few Words to Poopus Before a Commercial Christmas

pp. 29-30

The Alarm

pp. 31-32

The Dance

pp. 33-34

From Our Tub, To My Wife

pp. 35-37


pp. 38-39

The Killing

p. 39


pp. 40-43

Constitution Avenue

p. 43

Illness and Idleness

p. 44

Chapter 11: St. Augustine's Day

pp. 45-55

Not Speaking

pp. 56-57


p. 58

Journey to the Day

pp. 59-70

Centralia, 1919: a play

pp. 71-118

A Polemic For Poetry

pp. 119-122

Antonio Machado On Culture—Documents From the Thirties

pp. 123-132

In the Bosom of the Family: Contradiction and Resolution in Edward Albee

pp. 133-145

Marxism and Film Criticism: The Current Situation

pp. 146-149

Existential Marxism in Postwar France: From Sartre to Althusser (review)

pp. 150-153

Weapons of Criticism: Marxism in America and the Literary Tradition (review)

pp. 153-156

Literary Analysis and the Critique of Culture

pp. 157-160

The Poetry of the Thirties, and: Poetry of the Spanish Civil War (review)

pp. 161-162

Earth to Heaven

pp. 162-169

Waiting for the King of Spain (review)

pp. 169-171

Open Letter to U.S. Poets

pp. 173-174


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