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Autumn 2003

Autumn 2003

Volume 79, Number 4

• Staige D. Blackford (1931–2003) by George Garrett
• The Religion of James Monroe by David L. Holmes
• Fighting for Lincoln’s Soul by Michael Nelson
• Painted Ladies of Yale by Alexander Burnham
• Fiction by Philip Gould, John J. Clayton, Angela Pneuman
• Poetry by Marvin Bell, Anna George Meek, Jeffrey Levine, Floyd Skloot, Angie Hogan, Natasha Sajé, Jay Parini, Sarah Gorham, Eve Grubin

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Autumn 2003

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Staige Blackford (1931-2003)

When Staige Blackford took charge as editor of The Virginia Quarterly Review (VQR) in 1975, he followed directly behind the distinguished Charlotte Kohler, who had edited the magazine, first as its managing editor, then as editor, since 1942. Hers [...]

Author Profiles

George Garrett, no stranger to these pages, wrote more than 30 books and edited more than 20 others. He was best known for his trilogy of historical novels, Death of the Fox, The Succession, and Entered from the Sun.