Is the symphony orchestra dead?
by Samuel Lipman
Talking heads: the novels of Saul Bellow
by Bruce Bawer
The happy critic: Arthur Danto in “The Nation”
by Hilton Kramer
The academy debates the canon
by Roger Kimball
On Literary Theory & the Curriculum, a symposium at Yale.
Mondrian in theory and practice
by Kermit Champa
by Elizabeth Spires
In Rousseau’s jungles
by Michael J. Rosen
by Eva Resnikova
On Jiri Kylián’s Netherlands Dance Theater.
The shows must go on
by Jed Perl
On the Whitney Biennial of 1987 & other shows.
Booksellers at play
by Martha Bayles
On the American Booksellers Association convention for 1987.
Saving Rupert Brooke
by Gloria G. Fromm
A review of The Neo-Pagans: Rupert Brooke & the Ordeal of Youth by Paul Delany.
The collecting life
by Denys Sutton
A review of The Havemeyers by Frances Weitzenhoffer.
Old, new, buried, blue
by Donna Rifkind
A review of Family Skeletons by Henrietta Garnett.
Black Mountain comes to Bard
by Robert Richman
On the symposium Poetry at Black Mountain College.