In This Issue July/August 2005
Volume 26, Issue 4
Detail from Sloop, Nassau by Winslow Homer, 1899.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Amelia B. Lazarus Fund, 1910 (10.228.3) © 1989
An exhibition focuses on the twentieth-century artists who created a new aesthetic.By Susan Saccoccia
After conquering the world of New York publishing, an ambitious writer returns to her Nebraska roots to find inspiration.By Janis Johnson
A documentary sets the inner voice of the writer against the larger-than-life persona he cultivated.By Cynthia Barnes
The poet who gave a voice to a young nation never stopped trying to capture its ever-changing nature.By Geoffrey Saunders Schramm