review of Second Marriage by Frederick Barthelme, Philadelphia Inquirer, Sep 30 1984,
The Day I Found John Updike At a Hadassah Garage Sale, GQ Magazine, March 1986.
Elman's review of Due to circumstances beyond our control by Fred Friendly appeared in Commonweal, April 1967
reviews of The Bridal Canopy and In the Heart of the Seas by S.Y. Agnon, Ny Times Book Review, May 28 1967
Richard Elman's review of Marge Piercy's Breaking Camp appeared in Commonweal, March 1969,
Review of Blood Brothers by Richard Price, NY Times Book Review, May 23 1976.
Elman's review of J. V. Cunningham's poetry
Review of Of a World That Is No More by I.J. Singer, NY Times Book Review, July 25 1971.
Elman's review of The Early Poems of Yvor Winters by Alan Swallow appeared in Commonweal, Oct 20 1967.