Published August 2004

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Editorial

From the editors


Commentary

Comments on “A Question of Interpretation”

Susannah Macready


An off-beat adaptation: Orlando

Timotheos Roussos


Articles

Fabulating the Australian Desert: Australia’s Lost Race Romances, 1890–1908

Melissa Bellanta


Beating Off Teleology: A Defense of Non-Productive Thought

GregoryTherel Esplin


The Written Off Beat: the Rewritten Text of William Burroughs’ Naked Lunch

Stephen Sheehan


An On & Off Beat: Kerouac’s Beat Etymologies

Bent Sørensen


The Off-“Beat” Rhythms of Self-Expression in the Typography and Verse of Ntozake Shange

Frank Fury


Excursions

XVIII

Karen Archer


swallowing

Brooke M. Campbell


Love, Again

Brooke M. Campbell


Upon Completing “The Wreck of the Deutschland,” Gerard Manley Hopkins Pauses

Joanna Grant


A Gesamtkunstwerk for My Brother

Joanna Grant


‘no one can be quite as good a poet as you are…’

Samar Habib


‘I’m sorry don’t turn around…’

Samar Habib


The Push

Chris Harris


when evening drops

Uli Krahn


gulgong, italy

Uli Krahn


Ambrosia

Mark Mahemoff


Canvas

Kitty Nard


Armageddon

Allene Rasmussen Nichols