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Subseries 8.7
Reviews and essays, 1963-1997
Boxes 307-311; OP24

1963-1967
Box Folder Content
307 1 Brief review of Drowning with Others by John Logan, in The Critic 21.3 (December 1962-January 1963): 84 The Critic 21.3 (December 1962-January 1963): 84
307 2 "James Dickey and Other Great Poets" by James Korges, in The Minnesota Review 3.4 (summer 1963): 488-491
307 3 "Three American Poets" by R.W. Flint [review of Helmets], in The New York Review of Books (June 25, 1964): 13-14 The New York Review of Books (June 25, 1964): 13-14
307 4 Review of The Suspect in Poetry by Richard Shaw, in Ivory Tower (December 7, 1964): 27-29 Ivory Tower (December 7, 1964): 27-29
307 5 "The Work of James Dickey" by Crunk in The Sixties 7 (Winter 1964): 41-57
307 6 Review of Buckdancer's Choice by Wendy Morris, in Prelude (Winter 1966): 15-19 Prelude (Winter 1966): 15-19
307 7 "James Dickey: A Bibliography" by Mary Lillis Latimer, Library of Congress publication (1966)
307 8 "Inventing the American Heart" [review of Poems 1957-1967], by Michael Goldman, in The Nation (April 24, 1967): 529-530 The Nation (April 24, 1967): 529-530
307 9 "A Way of Seeing and Saying" [review of Poems 1957-1967] by Louis Untermeyer, in Saturday Review (May 6, 1967): 31+ Saturday Review (May 6, 1967): 31+
307 10 "La Poesie Americaine Recente" [contains French review of The Suspect in Poetry] by Serge Fauchereau, offprint from Critique (June 1967): 585-86 Critique (June 1967): 585-86
307 11 "James Dickey and Others" [review of Buckdancer's Choice, and poems by others] by Radcliffe Squires, in Michigan Quarterly Review (Fall 1967): 296-98 Michigan Quarterly Review (Fall 1967): 296-98
307 12 "The Champ" [review of Poems 1957-1967] in Poetry Florida and... 1.1 (Fall 1967): 33-38 Poetry Florida and... 1.1 (Fall 1967): 33-38
307 13 "Books," [essay] on JD's appointment as Library of Congress poetry consultant] in Appalachian Review (Fall 1967): 39-40
307 14 Brief review of Poems 1957-1967 by John Simon in Commonweal 87.9 (December 1, 1967): 315 Commonweal 87.9 (December 1, 1967): 315
307 15 "The Expansional Poet: A Return to Personality" [review of Poems 1957-1967, and poems by others] by Laurence Lieberman, offprint from The Yale Review, ca. 1967 The Yale Review, ca. 1967
307 16 "Reading Recommended by the Book Committee," [annotation of Poems 1967-1967] in The Key Reporter (Winter 1967-68): 5
1968-1969
308 1 "James Dickey: Poetry and Poetic Theory" by Rikutaro Fukuda [in a Japanese publication, in Japanese (1968)]
308 2 "James Dickey's Poems: 1957-1967: A Personal Appraisal" by John William Corrington, in The Georgia Review 22.1 (1968): 12-23 [2 copies]
308 3 "Brilliant Essays on Contemporary Poets" [review of Babel to Byzantium], by Ralph J. Mills Jr., in The Chicago Sun-Times Book Week (May 5, 1968): 4 The Chicago Sun-Times Book Week (May 5, 1968): 4
308 4 "Whatever Happened to the Poet-Critic?" [review of Babel to Byzantium], by Richard James Calhoun, in The Southern Literary Journal 1.1 (Autumn 1968): 75-88 The Southern Literary Journal 1.1 (Autumn 1968): 75-88
308 5 "The Poetry of James Dickey" [review of Poems 1957-1967], by Ralph J. Mills Jr., in TriQuarterly 11 (Winter 1968): 231-242 TriQuarterly 11 (Winter 1968): 231-242
308 6 "The Poetry of James Dickey" [review of Poems 1957-1967], by Ralph J. Mills Jr., in TriQuarterly 11 (Winter 1968): 231-242 TriQuarterly 11 (Winter 1968): 231-242
1970-1972
OP168 - Review of Deliverance, by Evan S. Connell Jr., in The New York Times Book Review (March 22, 1970): 1+ [2 copies] [formerly box 309, folder 1] The New York Times Book Review (March 22, 1970): 1+ [2 copies] [formerly box 309, folder 1]
OP23 3 "Adrift in our ancestral jungle" [review of Deliverance], by Robert Stone, in Life (March 27, 1970): 10 [formerly box 309, folder 2] Life (March 27, 1970): 10 [formerly box 309, folder 2]
309 3 "The `More Life' School and James Dickey" [review of Deliverance and The Eye-Beaters], by Benjamin DeMott, in Saturday Review (March 28, 1970): 25+ The Eye-Beaters], by Benjamin DeMott, in Saturday Review (March 28, 1970): 25+
309 4 Review of Deliverance by Bill Gilbert, in Sports Illustrated (May 11, 1970): S3-4 [2 copies] Sports Illustrated (May 11, 1970): S3-4 [2 copies]
309 5 Review of Deliverance by Mary Ellin Barret, in Cosmopolitan (May 7, 1970): 8 Cosmopolitan (May 7, 1970): 8
309 6 "Elemental Conflict" by Paul Schlueter [review of Deliverance], in The Christian Century (June 17, 1970): 765-766 The Christian Century (June 17, 1970): 765-766
309 7 "James Dickey's Deliverance: Darkness Visible" by Daniel B. Marin in The South Carolina Review 3.1 (November 1970): 49-59
309 8 "Deliverance" by Harry Hope [parody review of "Deliverance" movie] in Common Sense (September 1971): 12-15
309 9 "Time, Deliverance, and James Dickey" by Paul Burke in This Issue [1971?]: 125-129
309 10 "And Deliver Us From Evil" [review of the movie "Deliverance"], by Arthur Knight, in Saturday Review (August 5, 1972): 61
309 11 "‘The Pride of Thine Heart Hath Deceived Thee': Narrative Distortion in Dickey's Deliverance" by Peter G. Beidler and "The Harmony of Bestiality in James Dickey's Deliverance" by Donald J. Greiner in The South Carolina Review 5.1 (December 1972): 29+ Deliverance" by Donald J. Greiner in The South Carolina Review 5.1 (December 1972): 29+
309 12 Review of the movie "Deliverance" in Atlanta International Film Festival program (1972)
OP23 5 "Ascent of a reluctant winner" [profile of Jon Voigt, review of movie "Deliverance"], by Joan Downs, in Life (September 15, 1972): 44+ [formerly box 309, folder 13]
309 14 "Heart Fund Sponsors `Deliverance'" by Carrie Campbell, in The Wayfarer (December 4-10, 1972): 15 [2 copies]
309 15 Brief blurb on the movie "Deliverance" in The Wayfarer (December 25-31, 1972): 12 [2 copies]
1973-1987
310 1 Review of the movie "Deliverance" by Franklin Ashley, in New Times (November 30, 1973): 56-60
310 2 "Orion With Green Eyes: James Dickey's Poems of Hunting," by Ross Bennett, in Essays in Literature (August 1974): 28-46
310 3 Publication announcement of Jericho, The South Beheld, in Southern Living (October 1974): 6 Southern Living (October 1974): 6
OP24 8 "The Zodiac" [review by Robert Penn Warren of The Zodiac] in The New York Times Book Review (November 14 1976): 8 The New York Times Book Review (November 14 1976): 8
310 4 "Lost in the Stars" [review of The Zodiac] by Peter S. Prescott in Newsweek (December 6, 1976): 89 [2 copies] Newsweek (December 6, 1976): 89 [2 copies]
310 5 "The Most Dangerous Game of the Poet James Dickey," by R.V. Cassill in South Carolina Review (April 1978): 7-11
310 6 "Tactus Eruditus: Phenomenology as Method and Meaning of James Dickey's Deliverance" by R.E. Foust [undated offprint] in Studies in American Fiction, (Autumn, 1981): 9 Studies in American Fiction, (Autumn, 1981): 9
310 7 "Colour Symbolism in James Dickey's Deliverance" by Donald Monk [undated offprint] in Journal of American Studies [1977]
310 8 Review of The Strength of Fields by H.A. Maxson, in Poetry East [undated offprint, 2 copies] Poetry East [undated offprint, 2 copies]
310 9 Letter to the editor re "The Poetics of Dress," [article by James Dickey] in Esquire (July 1983): 10
310 10 "Techniques as Metaphor in James Dickey's Deliverance," by John E. Lofftis in The South Carolina Review (Fall 1983): 66-76 South Carolina Review (Fall 1983): 66-76
310 11 "James Dickey: Two New Books," [review of Puella and Night Hurdling], by Karen Randlev in A.I.D. Review (1985): 66-67 Night Hurdling], by Karen Randlev in A.I.D. Review (1985): 66-67
310 12 "Into the Wild, Mystical Yonder" [review of Alnilam], by R. Z. Sheppard, in Time (June 29, 1987): 71 [2 copies] Time (June 29, 1987): 71 [2 copies]
1993-1997
311 1 "When a Predator Is the Prey" [review of To the White Sea] by Malcolm Jones in Newsweek (August 30, 1993): 54 [2 copies] Newsweek (August 30, 1993): 54 [2 copies]
311 2 "Haunted by the Good War" [review of To the White Sea], by Brad Leithaauser in The New Yorker (September 27, 1993): 101-104 [2 copies] The New Yorker (September 27, 1993): 101-104 [2 copies]
311 3 Brief blurb on To the White Sea [Absolut advertisement] in Southern Accents (September-October 1993): 68-69 Southern Accents (September-October 1993): 68-69
311 4 Brief review of To the White Sea by J.D. Reed, in People (October 11, 1993): 29+ People (October 11, 1993): 29+
311 5 "Alone and on the Run" [review of To the White Sea], by John Skow in Time (October 11, 1993): 88+ Time (October 11, 1993): 88+
311 6 "The Living Artifact" by Floyd Collins in The Gettysburg Review (Fall 1994): 653-666
311 7 "James Dickey: Learning From Others" by Mark Edmundson, photocopied from Raritan (Winter 1996): 47-63
311 8 "James Dickey (2 February 1923 – 19 January 1997)" edited by Matthew J. Bruccoli and George Garrett, photocopies from Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook: 1997: 136-153
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