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Salmagundi No. 130 - 131 / Spring - Summer 2001
Table of Contents

Salmagundi No. 130-131Columns
Memoir by Norman Manea
Guest Column by Linda Simon
Force Fields by Martin Jay
The Art Scene by Charles Molesworth
Politics and Culture by Benjamin R. Barber

An Interview and an Essay
Against Utopia: An Interview with Doris Lessing by Susie Linfield
Weaving Friendship by Jean-Pierre Vernant

revelation by Breyton Breytonbach
Two Poems by Honor Moore
Three Poems by Carl Dennis
Two Poems by Esta Spalding
Little Kisses by Lloyd Schwartz
After Reading Tichborne’s Elegy by Dick Allen
Three Poems by Michael Casey
Two Poems by C. Dale Young
A Visit To My Mother’s Grave by Joan Hutton Landis

Essays and Fiction
Levinas’ Ethical Interruption of Reciprocity by David Steiner
Parental Advice in the 1990’s by Jaclyn Geller
Naming the Stones by David H. Lynn
A Stalwart Girl by Joan Frank

Abstract Art by Maura Stanton
The Ides of May by William Logan
Your What Hurts? By James McManus
The Long Boat by Timothy Liu
Invocation by Mary Maxwell
So You’re a Little Mentally Ill by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Patience by Judith E. Johnson
Amaryllis is an Alias by Leslie Williams
Some Thoughts on Intention by Jean Burden

Essays and Reviews
Elaine Scarry and the Dream of Pain by Geoffrey Galt Harpham
Traffic in Purgatory by Peter Campion
Placed in Understanding by Terence Diggory
John Lukacs in Miniature by Thomas S. W. Lewis