Consciousness—that historical relationship between boat and water
—César Vallejo (1928)


Rebecca Seiferle


Fall/Winter 2011

Photo Credits:

Photo of Melanie Braverman by Dan Alder

Photo of Gregory Orr by Trisha Orr

"Mermaid" and "Leafboat" by Rebecca Seiferle, copyright 2000.

The photos of the individual contributors are used by permission of the contributors themselves.

Publication Credits:

Works from CONCERNING THE BOOK THAT IS THE BODY OF THE BELOVED (Copper Canyon, 2005), HOW BEAUTIFUL THE BELOVED (Copper Canyon Press, 2009), both by Gregory Orr, appear in this issue by permission of Copper Canyon Press. All rights reserved.

Quote by Maurice Merleau-Ponty from The Prose of the World (1969).

All poems and works used by permission of each of those respective contributors. All poetry and translation copyright 2011 to the respective authors and translators.

The magazine's title is in homage to Arthur Rimbaud's “Le bateau ivre,” The Drunken Boat. The translation is by Rebecca Seiferle, 2000.

All material in The Drunken Boat is copyrighted and may not be reproduced in any form without written permission.

The Drunken Boat Copyright 2000. ISSN: 1530-7646. All rights reserved.

The Drunken Boat is owned and operated by Rebecca Seiferle.

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