la battaglia delli diversi pensieri...
the battle of diverse thoughts—
The actual twisting
Of many and diverse thoughts

What form should that take?


  —Louis Zukofsky, “’Mantis,’ An Interpretation”

Poems


Laura Minor, Ida in the Lilacs, 76
Stephanie Bolster, Winning the West, 133
Fred Chappell, The Genealogist, 25
Yusef Komunyakaa, Sappho of Mytilene, 35
Reetika Vazirani, Radha, 53-54

Essays


Matthew Hart, Taking the Unity out of Community, 106-117

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