by Daniel Kunitz
Daniel Kunitz on “Joel Shapiro on the Roof” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, “Joel Shapiro: Recent Sculpture and Drawing” at the PaceWildenstein Gallery, New York.
New York chronicle
by Jay Nordlinger
On Kathleen Battle; Saint-Saëns’s Samson et Dalila; Leos Janácek’s The Markropulos Case; Lang Lang with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra conducted by Yuri Temirkanov & Gurrelieder with the Met orchestra and chorus conducted by James Levine.
by William Logan
A review of Seven Ages, by Louise Glück; The Beauty of the Husband, by Anne Carson; The Beforelife, by Franz Wright; The Darkness and the Light, by Anthony Hecht; Different Hours, by Stephen Dunn; The Tether, by Karl Phillips & Electric Light, by Seamus Heaney.