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Salmagundi No. 101-102 / Winter – Spring 1994

Salmagundi No. 101-102 / Winter – Spring 1994Table of Contents

A Dedication for Christopher Lasch
An Editor’s Notebook by Robert Boyers
The Art Scene by Jed Perl
Force Fields by Martin Jay


Puritans and Prigs by Marilynne Robinson
The New Puritanism by Orlando Patterson
Villains and Victims by Ellen Willis
Beyond Individualism by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
“Puritanism” as Epithet by Rochelle Gurstein
A Losing Battle? by Andrew Delbanco
Here’s Looking At You by Walter Kendrick
“Neo-Puritan” or “Legalistic”? by Terence Diggory

New Poems
David Shrayer-Petrov, Lance Larson, Leonard Nathan, L.S. Asekoff, Scott Hightower, Charles Edward Eaton, Natasha Saje, Stephen Haven, Rachel Wetzsteon

Aesthetic of the Computer by Daniel Harris
Arcana of Empire by Benjamin C. Schwarz
Exile on Crocodile Street by Victoria Nelson
In Warsaw by Margaret Soltan
A Letter from Juan Goytisolo