Gate Talk for Brodsky, 4
A poem by Peter Viereck

Peter Viereck: Reconciliation and Beyond, 22
Michael A. Weinstein

Imaginative Origins of Modernity:
Life as Daydream and Nightmare
, 41
Claes G. Ryn

Continuity in Change: Revisualizations
Of Philostratus’s Eikones
, 61
Raichel Le Goff

Second Thoughts on Graduate Education, 77
Jacob Neusner


Forgotten Roots of Individualism, 85
Jan Olof Bengtsson
The Origins of European Individualism, by Aaron Gurevich. Translated by Katharine Judelson. Oxford, UK & Cambridge, USA: Blackwell Publishers, 1995. vii+280 pp. £30. $27.95.

An Insufficient Case for the Canon, 96
Gabriel R. Ricci
The Great Book Controversy: The Battle of the Books in Higher Education, by William Casement. New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers, 1996. 172 pp. $34.95.

This Side of Grace: Allen Tate and
The Consolation of Catholicism, 105
T. W. Stanford, III
Allen Tate and the Catholic Revival: Trace of the Fugitive Gods, by Peter A. Huff. Foreword by Belden C. Lane. New York: Paulist Press, 1996. 159 pp. Notes and index. $14.95.

Thomas More: Virtuous Statesman, 112
John M. Vella
Thomas More on Statesmanship, by Gerard Wegemer. Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1996. 262 pp. $49.95.

Notes on Contributors, 116