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Volume 27, Number 6, September/October 2006

Table of Contents

Focus: Wit in Poetry

Introduction to Focus: But Seriously, Folks...: A Few Words on Wit

p. 4

Good Timing

pp. 4-5

Laughter in the Confessional

pp. 5-6

Leaps and Bound Logic

pp. 6-7

A Ballet (or Salvos) of the Anti-Real

p. 8

Ordered Whimsy

p. 9

Rescuing Poetry

p. 10

Climbing Sylvester's Ladder

p. 11

The Sybil of Rome

p. 12

Feature: Opus Posthumous

Falling Upward

pp. 13-14


pp. 14-15

Book Reviews

Self and the City

pp. 16-17

Meeting Ourselves

pp. 17-18

Breaking Down the Boundaries

pp. 18-19

Burgin's World

pp. 19-20

Preaching to the Choir

p. 20

The Heart's Geography

p. 21

What the Dead Play

pp. 21-22

Varieties of Genteel Possibility

pp. 22-23

Amazing Grace

pp. 23-24

Unreliably Yours

p. 24

The Slush Pile: At the London Book Fair

pp. 25-26


Page 2

p. 2

Rants & Raves: Letter to the Editors

p. 2

Picketing the Zeitgeist: Croesus and Crisis

pp. 3-15

Marianne Hauser: 1910-2006

p. 26

Backlist: Little Alleluias

p. 27

Index: Volume 27, 2005-2006

pp. 28-31

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