Elman's review of Mr. Theodore Mundstock by Ladislav Fuks (from Czech) trans. Iris Urwin, New York Times Book Review Jan. 28, 1968
review of A Rap on Race, by Margaret Mead and James Baldwin, NY Times Book Review, Jun 27 1971
Richard Elman's review of A Study of How Poems End by Barbara Hernstein Smith appeared in the NY Times Book Review, Aug. 3,1969
review of West of the Rockies by Daniel Fuchs, NY Times Book Review, Jun 13 1971,
Review of Birmingham, Our Crowd and Portal to American ed. A. Schoener, Hadassah Magazine 1968
review of Strangers by Albert Memmi, Hadassah Newsletter, Nov. 1960.
Elman's review of Somoza by Bernard Diederich appeared in Nation Magazine, Oct 17, 1981
review of In My Father's Court, by Isaac B. Singer, NY Times Book Review, May 8 1966.
review of Los Angeles, the Ultimate City by Christopher Rand, Ramparts, Sep 1967,
review of The Dead Lecturer by Leroi Jones, NY Times Book Review, Jan 31 1965.