Welcome to Frigate Online Magazine Frigate is no longer an active Web site. Please enjoy our back issues. Issue No. 4 Filling throughout 2002-2003 Keywords/Phrases: Detail of "Frankincense and Myrth," by Dee Shapiro. ? 1994. :: Special Focus :: Translation :: *Recurrence in Another Tongue: An Anthology of Poetry in Translation edited by Elaine Terranova and J.C. Todd Plus reviews of the translated works of Gombrowicz, Malroux, Arab poets, Subcommandante Marcos, Janwillem van de Wetering, W.G. Sebald, Ben Okri. Exhibition of the Cadaques Paintings of Donald Hazlitt. And more. All Translation Focus items asterisked in Table of Contents below. REVIEWS/CRITIQUE FICTION Robert Abel "A Contrarian View of Rolling the R's by R. Zamorra Linmark" *Eric Darton Radical Fiction: on Ben Okri *Jim Gibson on Gombrowicz's Ferdydurke Beth Henson on Michelle Tea POETRY *Dianne Stepp on Arab poetry *Beatrice Trotignon on Marilyn Hacker?s translations of Claire Malroux *Jack Israel on Janet Holmes?s Humanophone Anne Romasco Fields of Courage: Remembering Cesar Chavez... by Susan Drake POLITICS AND ECONOMICS Faith Holsaert "A Race Traitor in South Africa" Jan Alexander on Amira Hass and Sara Roy *Bronwyn Mills On Subcommandante Marcos FILM/VIDEOS *Gail Cain "Books as Movies: Just Personal?" DIALOGUES Fellow Traveler: Patricia Lawrence on the Yungang Caves Ours is a simple little on-line magazine, mostly talking about books. Frigate takes its name from Emily Dickinson, "there is no frigate like a book"; from the thieving frigate bird, which never lands on earth; from "frig it," the midwest's favorite pseudo-obscenity. We are a piratical frigate, and we take our riches where we find them. Read more. ESSAY/FEATURES FLASHPOINTS *Ellen Ferguson on journals devoted to translation COUNTERMEASURES: POETRY Laura Foreman from the last poems with an introduction by Colette Inez Patrick Rosal Donald Lev *Recurrence in Another Tongue: An Anthology of Poetry in Translation Edited by Elaine Terranova and J.C. Todd New translations of du Bellay by Slavitt, Geda by Keys, Kochanowski by Kress, Mandelstam by Wilner, Musial by Purpura, Mustafaj by Levin, Pedersen by Nelson, Stefoi by Sorkin and Vrajitoru, Vailakis by Todd, and Vallejo by Seiferle EYE CANDY *"The Cadaques Paintings of Don Hazlitt" curated and with an introduction by Dee Shapiro LIVES Scout?s Report Lorraine Affourtit on Mattvei, Ugly Duckling Presse, and the Anti-Reading Series Dana Delibovi On gardening and poetry Interviews with. . . Robert Motherwell (Barbara Colin) Rob Wilson (Patricia Eakins) LIGHTEN UP Jack Israel "Lunch Bag Bob" Jeffery Morehouse "Guerrilla Gourmet" RE-READINGS David Gershator On the work of Donald Lev *David Soll on Hard Rain and other works of Janwillem van de Wetering *Gay Terry on the works of W. G. Sebald The Debut ? Elizabeth Brunazzi, 2000. The Work Issue "Mylar Work Glove #23," by Fred Gutzeit "Fa'anoanoa II," by Sia Figiel. Canceled The Book Art Issue "Morning Prayer," Carol Hamoy ? 2002 Click here for public-service announcements. This site is built and maintained by ?2002-2005 Frigate: The Transverse Review of Books. All Rights Reserved. We welcome your comments and suggestions on our site. Please email .