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Spring 1987

Spring 1987

Volume 63, Number 2

  • Robert Mason’s “His Brother Joe 1914?1964”
  • Russell Fraser’s “Wadi-Bashing In Arabia Deserta”
  • W. D. Ehrhart’s “Soldier-Poets of the Vietnam War”
  • Hugh Davis Graham’s “The Paradox of Eleanor Roosevelt: Alcoholism’s Child”
  • Stories by Robert Mason, Russell Fraser, W. D. Ehrhart, and Hugh Davis Graham
  • Poetry by Joyce Carol Oates, Ellen Bryant Voigt, W. D. Ehrhart, and Karin Ash
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Spring 1987

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Soldier-Poets of the Vietnam War

In the spring of 1972, a slim volume of poems appeared called Winning Hearts and Minds (First Casualty Press), its title taken from one of the many official slogans used at various times to describe the American pacification and relocation program [...]


Author Profiles

W. D. Ehrhart, a former Marine sergeant and veteran of the Vietnam War, holds a PhD in American Studies from the University of Wales, where he did his dissertation on American poetry of the Korean War.