Autumn 2004 Issue

Departments

Editor's Note

The Thanksgiving Table
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Anne Fadiman

Commonplace Book

Taking Leave
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André Bernard

Book Essay

Unraveling Ariadne’s Thread
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Pico Iyer

Modernism and Mastery
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Sven Birkerts

Book Reviews

Something That Was Us
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Katherine Ashenburg

Living It
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Adam Kirsch

Being Oversouls Together
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Rebecca Pepper Sinkler

Articles

Joyas Volardores

Brian Doyle


Mowing
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Nicholson Baker


Henry James, Tolstoy, and My First Novel
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Cynthia Ozick


Here’s Looking at You
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Arthur Krystal


Love in a Box
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Andrew Hudgins


An Oil on Canvas
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John Updike


Reaching Point Comfort

Adam Goodheart


Un Clown Biologique
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Carlo Rotella


The Scholar in Distant Perspective
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Jacques Barzun


A Skull in Varanasi, A Head in Baghdad
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Soraya van Dillen


The Founder of Empires
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D. Graham Burnett


On the Bus
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Vivian Gornick


Intermittences of the Heart
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Peter Gay


The Class Egoist
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David Michaelis


Ye New Corporate Model
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David Levering Lewis


Crossing Over
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David Samuels


Numerologies
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Vijay Sheshadri


Moving On
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Franklin Burroughs


Virtue
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Soraya van Dillen


In Praise of Doodling
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Matthew Battles


Why I Don’t Live in America
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Jamie James


The Celestial Rolodex
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Jonathan Rosen


Out on the Island
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Tim Morris


Nurture for the Damn Ego
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James McConkey


Traveling without a Camera
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Catharine R. Stimpson


Momigliano at the Warburg
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Anthony Grafton


Against Work
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Christopher Clausen


Stable and Salon
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Frederick Busch


Dining with Robots
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Ellen Ullman


Journal: Vermont
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Edward Hoagland


Being Oversouls Together
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Rebecca Pepper Sinkler


Fiction

Poetry

Costanza Bonarelli
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Mary Jo Salter


South of Ronda
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Philip Levine


Tucson Birthday
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John Updike


A Congo Funeral
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David Wagoner


No Color
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Rita Dove


Tattoo
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Michael S. Harper


The Beaver
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Margaret Ryan


I Was Asleep
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Kate Barnes


Arts