The Lantern Literary Magazines, 1933 to Present



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• Frangipani
• A Shadow
• Dear Anne, In this Place, Stringbean Girls
• Back to a Dandelion
• How to Plant a Room
• Swimming Pool Poem 30
• The Naming of Daughters
• Berman Museum Photographs
• Truth or Dare
• The Song of Remembrance, L'vov, Poland, 1940
• Headlights
• Prayer of Thanks
• Numbers Game
• Pediment
• Home Sick
• Lust
• Sand Lining Instructions
• A-A-Ask a Question
• Flash Cards
• Columbus Day
• Mr. Yoest Gives His Report to the Police Officers on Wednesday Night
• Gender Trouble
• The Internet Connection at Ursinus College
• Assuming You'll Still be Here
• 10/28/11, Third Poem
• October
• Actions that Affirm and Confirm Us as a Community
• Why I Hate The Lantern
• Confessions of an Ex-Vegetarian
• Run
• Lunch at Caltort
• Schemers
• You Will Make Beautiful Babies in America
• The Black Dirt Region
• Il Travatore
• Ghost Story
• Blue Eyes and Sunny Skies
• A Little Sincerity
• The Bookstore
• The Opposite of Serendipity
• The Human Doll
• Evil Deeds
• Francesca
• Sunday Morning
• Jersey Aesthetic
• Jump!
• Behind Reimert
• Seaweed in New Zealand
• Tombee de L'elegance
• The Window
• Esperando
• Rainbow to the Heavens
• Encased
• In Springtime
• A Fiesolan Monk's Room
• Inside a Bone
• Neon Indian
• Moments of Clarity
• OneFeral: A Feral Self-Portrait
• Cover Image: The Conqueror

Publication Date

Spring 2012


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Lantern, literary magazine, poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, visual arts


Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | Fiction | Illustration | Nonfiction | Poetry


Editor: Sarah Schwolsky

Poetry Editor: Maeve Sutherland

Fiction Editor: Catharine Holmes

Non-Fiction Editor: Jennifer Beigel

Visual Arts Editor: Sara Sherr

Production Editor: Amanda Blythe

Faculty Advisor: Jon Volkmer

The Lantern, 2011-2012



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