Harvard Review 16

Harvard Review 16

Stratis Haviaras

The View from Lamont


John Chioles

War Friends


Lee Oser

Thinking in Form: Elizabeth Bishop and the Art of Poetry

Chard de Niord

Sad Friend

Jeffrey Harrison

A Quest for “Infant Sight”

Dan Chiasson

Elizabeth Bishop and “Elizabeth Bishop”

C.K. Doreski

Gloria Oden “Looks” at Elizabeth Bishop

David Young

The Bevel and the Mirror

Tina Barr

Insects as Emblems of Affection

Elizabeth Bishop

Memorial Service Program

Lloyd Schwartz

The “Other” Elizabeth Bishop: An Anecdote

Wesley Wehr

No, No, Marianne!

Heather Cass White

Teasing the Lion

Diane Mehta

Elizabeth Bishop: An Active Displacement in Perspective

Daniel Bosch

Nature’s Viceroy

Ellen Davis

Moral Headgear

Warner Berthoff

From the Heartland of Pop: Iris Dement


Elizabeth Bishop

Crusoe at Home

Kyriakos Charalambides

The Saint of Thieves

Stephen Dobyns

Six Poems



Darcy Penteado

Drawing of Elizabeth Bishop

James McGarrell

The Writer, Young and Old


Aviya Kushner

After Long Silence: A Memoir by Helen Fremont

Jay Boggis

American Rush: Selected Poems by Maureen Owen

Deepest Come Shining by C.D. Wright

Liam Rector

Appalachia by Charles Wright

The Visible Man by Henri Cole

Ann Snodgrass

Collected Poems 1920-1954 by Eugenio Montale

Marcia Deihl

Cubana: Contemporary Fiction by Cuban Women by Mirta Yanez

Stealing Glimpses: Of Poetry, Poets, and Things in Between by Molly McQuade

Helen Fremont

Dead Languages by David Shields

The Mourner’s Bench by Susan Dodd

Bernard E. Morris

East Window: The Asian Translations by W.S. Merwin

So There: Poems 1976-83 by Robert Creeley

The Sounds of Poetry: A Brief Guide by Robert Pinsky

David Clippinger

Halfway Down the Hall: New and Selected Poems by Rachel Hadas

Michael Shinagel

Harvard Observed: An Illustrated History of the University in the Twentieth Century by John T. Bethell

Samuel Johnson: The Life of an Author by Lawrence Lipking

Magdalena Carpenter

Hay by Paul Muldoon

William Doreski

Ill Lit: Selected & New Poems by Franz Wright

Vita Nova by Louise Glück

Stratis Haviaras

Journal of an Unseen April by Odysseus Elytis

C.K. Doreski

Just In: Word of Navigational Challenges: New and Selected Work by Ed Roberson

The Path to the Spiders’ Nests by Italo Calvino

Martin McKinsey

Kalamas and Acheron by Christoforos Milionis

Kevin McGrath

Kassandra and the Censors: Greek Poetry Since 1967 by Karen Van Dyke

The End of Our Small Town by Dimitris Hatzis

Sonia Ketchian

Mikhail Bulgakov: The Early Years by Edythe C. Haber

Carol Stogdon

My First Cousin Once Removed: Money, Madness, and the Family of Robert Lowell by Sarah Payne Stuart

Chuck Leddy

New York Literary Lights by William Corbett

Genevieve Abravanel

Our Master Plan by Dara Wier

Kurt Brown

Plaza de Loco: New Poems 1998 by Bill Knott

Graham Christian

Readings by Sven Birkerts

William Doreski

Relations: New and Selected Poems by Eamon Grennan

Road-Side Dog by Czeslaw Milosz

Dana Bonstrom

Saratoga Strongbox by Stephen Dobyns

Valerie Duff-Strautmann

Shaving by Stephen Berg

Victor Cruz

Song of the Simple Truth: The Complete Poems of Julia de Burgos by Julia de Burgos

Cara Forster

The Art of the Lathe by B.H. Fairchild

Mary Jo Bang

The Last Avant-Garde: The Making of the New York School of Poets by David Lehman

Jennifer Bartlett

The Lion Bridge: Selected Poems, 1972-1995 by Michael Palmer

Susan Hood

The Pagoda by Patricia Powell

Henry Hughes

Topography by Helene Barker Kiser

Barry Mazur

Verse & Universe: Poems About Science and Mathematics by Kurt Brown