blackbird online journal spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1


A joint venture of the Department of English at Virginia Commonwealth University and New Virginia Review, Inc.


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Canzone, by Mark Jarman 
Deliverance, by Peggy Shumaker
Drifting Boat, by Margaret Gibson
Fox Fire at the Changing Tree, by Margaret Gibson
Fugue, by Romulus Linney
Incident in the Sublime, by Wyatt Prunty
An Interview with Carrie Brown
An Interview with Richard Carlyon
An Interview with Hal Crowther
An Interview with Gregory Donovan
An Interview with George Garrett
An Interview with Romulus Linney
An Interview with Eleanor Ross Taylor
An Interview with Henry Taylor 
Next Morning Letter, by Margaret Gibson
Night Blooming Jasmine, by Peggy Shumaker 
The Potatoes, by Marilyn Nelson (translating Inge Peterson) 
A Reading by Margaret Gibson
Sean Tubbs of Studio Virginia Interviews Blackbird Editors
Summer Birds and Flowers, by Margaret Gibson
Want, by Marilyn Nelson (translating Inge Peterson) 
What the Deaf Long to Hear, by Peggy Shumaker 
Wound, by Marilyn Nelson (translating Inge Peterson)

Clockwork Prayer: A Sixteenth-Century Mechanical Monk, by Elizabeth King
Flight Song, by Richard Carlyon
What Happened, by Elizabeth King and Richard Kizu-Blair