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Vol. 3, No. 3
Sept/Oct, 1999


s p o t l i g h t   o n . . .
Silvia Antonia Brandon Pérez:
Beautiful, dignified verses from Cuban-born lawyer, dancer, and poet
Spotlight Authors
e d i t o r i a l s
Tom Dooley returns from vacation and goes looking for space.
Editorials
f r o m  t h e   i n s i d e
Prison essayist Anthony Lee Brown is still being silenced by
the Alaska Criminal Justice System. We hope he will return.
From the Inside
t h e   s a l o n
Featured essayists Stanley Jenkins and Paul Sampson
The Salon
m a k i n g   t i m e
Music columnist Don Mager praises Elliot Carter
Making Time (Music Review)
f i c t i o n
A story from sixteen-year-old Daniel Velton, plus work by
Alan Kaufman, Marcy Dermansky, Martha Nemes Fried,
Oren Shafir, Dennis Must,
and A.Y. Tanaka
Fiction
p o e t r y
Five poems by Teresa White, plus
Christy Franke, Taylor Graham, Alvis Minor,
Annette Marie Hyder,
and Robert James Berry.
Poetry
n o n f i c t i o n
Barbara Lefcowitz finds a new use for an old sheet, while
Anonymous takes a road trip through America's heartland.
Nonfiction
m i s c e l l a n y
Paula Henderson illustrates good parenting,
Paul Dubnor explores one realm of sexual deviancy, and
Ron Callari puts current events in perspective.
Miscellany
h u m o r  &  s a t i r e
Matt Sharkey reaches out to his favorite celebrities, and
Craig Butler sheds light on the world of Cabaret.
Humor
r e v i e w s
Eight new book reviews from Ann Skea, plus
Tom Dooley reviews Willis Alan Ramsey,
Johnny Dowd and Grumpuss.
Book, Music and Entertainment Reviews