Summer 1973

Summer 1973

The Summer 1973 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by James Randall. Ploughshares, a journal of new writing, is guest-edited serially by prominent writers who explore different personal visions, aesthetics, and literary circles.

The final issue of Ploughshares' first year in print was guest edited by celebrated poet Thomas Lux (Child Made of Sand, God Particles). Showcasing work from previous and future Ploughshares guest editors, including Andre Dubus, Bill Knott, Fanny Howe, James Randall, and founder DeWitt Henry, this classic issue showcases the early literary voices of editors who would guide Ploughshares' artistic direction in future years. 




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