The Fall 2004 issue, guest-edited by Barbara Tran, is the first volume of a special double issue devoted entirely to the topic “Viet Nam: Beyond the Frame.” It contains some remarkable work.
Together with Part 2 (Winter 2005) this special issue offers the richest assortment of writings about Vietnam ever assembled in an academic journal. Some 450 pages altogether offer an unprecedented range of literary and discursive works about Viet Nam past and present.
Essays by Jaimy Gordon, Gary Adelman, Josephine Donovan, George Watson Fiction by Mario Benedetti, Rita J. Doucette Poetry by Adrienne Rich, Richard Tillinghast, Rick Bass, Vern Rutsala, Lisa Williams, Donovan Hohn, Anna Ziegler, Charles Harper Webb Order This Issue This issue can be ordered for $4
Essays by Richard Howard, Jeffrey Meyers, Peter Eisinger, Nicholas Moschovakis, David Roessel, Tennessee Williams, and Donald Anderson. Fiction by Susan Engberg and Garnett Kilberg Cohen. Poetry by Deborah Warren, Susan Hahn, Wisława Szymborska, Laurence Lieberman, Richard Solomon, Florence Elon, and Nicholas Samaras.