: Fall 1979 :

THE WORD: ITS DECLINE AND FALL?
Vol.: 
37
No.: 
4

2017 October Notice

We have found that we have four copies we can sell of this rare issue.  These will be sold on a first come, first served basis, meaning that if your purchase is registered after the four issues are sold, it will be too late.

Articles

Harry Steinhauer, Language and Democracy: The Best Words in the Best Order

Francelia Butler and Samuel Pickering, Jr., Big Bird of Sesame Street: An Interview

William Bedford Clark, “Ez Sez”: Pound’s “Pithy Promulgations”

Marcus K. Billson III, Inside Albert Speer: Secrets of Moral Evasion

 

Fiction

Maria Thomas, Trying To Hide

André Pieyre de Mandiargues, trans. by Albert Herzing, The Man in the Parc Monceau

Carolyn Osborn, Stalking Strangers

 

Poetry

Christopher Bursk, Keeping Store

Christopher Bursk, The Secret Island of the Teachers

Christopher Bursk, The German Schoolbell

Michael Cadnum, The Triumph

Michael Cadnum, Deerk Skull

Michael Cadnum, Anatomy of a Giant

Christopher Jane Corkery, Metamorphosis to Punta Gorda

Christopher Jane Corkery, Water

Kathleen Lignell, Still Life With Honeysuckle

 

Illustrations

Carroll Spinney, Big Bird

David Battle, Summer Reading

 

Etcetera

Editorial

Books