Powys Notes

Semi-Annual published by the Powys Society of North America
Between 1990 and 1999

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1990 — Edited by Denis Lane

Vol. 6. 1. Spring 1990

Powys’s Punch and Judy Show, Weymouth Sands and Misogyny by Linda Pashka
The Idea of the Feminine in John Cowper Powys’s A Glastonbury Romance by Peter G Christensen
A Modern Mystery Play by John Cowper Powys
A Re-Discovery: Sylvia Townsend Warner’s Summer Will Show, reviewed by Richard Maxwell
Editor’s Notes

Vol. 6. 2. Fall 1990

Porius and the Feminine by Michael Ballin
Talk, Detail and Action, An Introduction to Atlantis by Richard Maxwell
Restoring Maiden Castle, Review article by W J Keith
T F Powys and the Divine  Presence – T F Powys’s Father Adam reviewed by Anne Barbeau Gardiner
Editor’s Notes

1991-1997 — Edited by Richard Maxwell

Vol. 7. 1. Spring and Summer 1991

Exile and Presences, Powys’s Nihilism by Ben Jones
The American Scene and Character by John Cowper Powys
Powys Modernist by Glen Cavaliero
Powys Progressive by Denis Lane

Vol. 7. 2. Fall and Winter 1992

Editing Porius by Wilbur T Albrecht
“A Certain Combination of Realism and Magic”: Notes on the Publishing History of Porius by Michael Ballin

Vol. 8. 1 & 2. 1992, A Double Issue

John Cowper Powys at the Iris Club by Constance Harsh
“A Peculiar Blending”: Powys’s Anglo American Synthesis in A Glastonbury Romance and the Autobiography by Nicholas Birns
The Mythology of Escape: Owen Glendower and the Failure of Historical Romance by Ian Duncan
Powys and America, A Panel Discussion

Vol. 9. 1. Fall 1993 and Winter 1994

John Cowper Powys and William James on Religious Faith by Peter G Christiansen
A Fulltime Occupation by Charles Lock
Gestures of God by Marius Buning
Voltairean Cadences...Powysian Phantasmagoria by William Olmsted
Peter Powys Grey, an Obituary by Charles Lock

Vol. 9. 2. Fall 1994 and Winter 1995

A Special issue on the Canadian lecture tours of John Cowper Powys
John Cowper Powys’s Canadian lecture tours by Robin Patterson

Vol. 10. 1. Fall and Winter 1995

A Symposium on the new Colgate Porius
Porius: tired thoughts like stones...” by Timothy Hyman
The Art of Sinking by Ian Duncan
Porius: Another Story by Janina Nordius
Exteriority in Porius by Harald Fawkner
On the new Porius by Charles Lock
A Question or Two about the Text of Porius
Observations Bibliographic and Social

Vol. 10. No. 2. Fall and Winter 1996

Aether and Ocean: Two Uses of Homer after the Empire by Gregory D Alles
Letters from John Cowper Powys to Merlin Wolcott at Colgate University by Constance Harsh
Book Reviews
Observations Bibliographic and Social

Vol.11. No. 1. Spring 1997

“The Circuitous Outward”: Natural Mythology in John Cowper Powys’s Owen Glendower
The Great Mother: The “Divine Feminine” in Powys’s A Glastonbury Romance by Christine Bilodeau
Cavaliero on the Supernatural (book review) by Richard Maxwell
Observations Bibliographic and Social
A Powys Collection For Sale

1998-1999 — Edited by Nicholas Birns

Vol.11. No. 2. Winter 1998

Dismantling the Nineteenth Century Novel: J C Powys’s Wood and Stone by W J Keith
Porius: A Week Without History, A Word Without Sense by Charles Lock
Subversions of the Celtic in John Cowper Powys’s Porius by Joe Boulter
Extraordinary Musings of a Plain Man by Michael Ballin

Vol.12. No. 1. Summer 1998

Between Myth and History: Problems in the Sacrifice Theme in Owen Glendower by Peter G Christensen
Romance and Realism in John Cowper Powys’s Owen Glendower by Robin Wood
Elusive America by John Cowper Powys reviewed y Constance Harsh
The Mystic Leeway by Frances Gregg reviewed by Jacqueline Peltier
The Sixpenny Strumpet by Theodore Francis Powys reviewed by Greg Bond
Notes and Comments by Nicholas Birns

Vol.12. No.2. Spring 1999

Movement Without World: Phenomenological Remarks on the Opening Chapter of A Glastonbury Romance by H W Fawkner
Herbert Williams: John Cowper Powys reviewed by Glen Cavaliero
W J Keith on the 1999 UK Powys Society Conference
Janina Nordius, Solitude and Transcendence in John Cowper Powys, reviewed by J P Couch
How I met the Powys Brothers by Greg Bond
Song of the Hermit Thrush by Paul Wiener
Notes and Comments by Nicholas Birns