Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall

Front Matter


Front Matter, The Iowa Review, v.27 no.2, Summer-Fall, 1997

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall

Contents


A ___ with Anne Carson

John D'Agata and Anne Carson

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 1-22

Chaldaic Oracles 1

Anne Carson

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 23-24

Elegies for Little Beings

Eugen Ionescu and Stavros Deligiorgis

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 25-30

From "Crabcakes"

James Alan McPherson

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 31-42

Open Letter to the Secretary of the Swedish Academy

Robert Rehder

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 43-45

Betsy Breaks Up

Laura Wilder

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 46-46

Self-Portrait in the Oval Office

Jeff Mock

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 47-48

Epithalamion for Sarah and Tony

Jeff Mock

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 48-49

Hellhound on My Trail

Boyd White

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 50-50

Lonesome Road Blues

Boyd White

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 50-50

Counting

Douglas Goetsch

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 51-53

From "Poems to Seize Sound"

S. Anna Stephens

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 54-59

Wormwood

Rikki Ducornet

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 60-69

Skipping

Diane Williams

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 70-70

A History of the Imagination

Norman Lock

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 71-75

Four Poets from the World

Carolyn Brown

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 76-81

[Dogs' Breath Steams, Cold Air Catches in Your Throat]

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 82-82

Solstice

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 82-83

Autumn Apocalypse

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 83-83

[Devoted Walls Stood There]

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 83-83

Arrow

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 84-84

Losing Death

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 84-84

Ecoutez

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 85-85

Sand Sphinx

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 85-85

Pause

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 86-86

Peripheral Vision

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 86-86

Enchanted Country

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 87-87

Tabula Rasa

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 87-87

Atlantis

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 88-88

Under the Cupola of Snow

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 88-88

Crystallography

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 89-90

Dialogue in a Cellar

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 90-91

Two Thousand Years

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 91-92

Civitas Lunae

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 92-95

Godspeed

Eugenius Ališanka and H. L. Hix

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 96-96

Treasure Map with No Spot Marked "X"

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 97-98

Helical Histories

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 98-99

Palace

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 100-100

A Poem for Grandmother

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 101-102

Group Portrait

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 102-104

Mother Goddess

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 104-105

The Last Annal of Alamgir

Ranjit Hoskote

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 105-110

Donkey Blues

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 111-111

Casanova

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 112-113

Titi Bum Boat

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 112-112

Titi Bum Boat Is a Towel

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 113-113

Freetown from New Englandville

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 114-114

Sugar Daddy Dance

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 114-116

Complex (Street Talk Recorded)

Ambrose Massaquoi

1997-07-01 Volume 27 • Issue 2 • 1997 • Fall • 117-117