Malraux: A Collection of Critical Essays edited by R.W.B. Lewis
André Malraux: The Indochina Adventure by Walter G. Langlois
The Rhetorical Hero: An Essay on the Aesthetics of André Malraux by William Righter
Eating Poetry (poem)
The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology edited by C.T. Onions, with the assistance of G.W.S. Friedrichsen, by R.W. Burchfield
Children in CollectivesChildrearing Aims and Practices in the Kibbutz edited by Peter D. Neubauer M.D.
The Sun King by Nancy Mitford
At the Court of Versailles by Gilette Ziegler
Liberals and Communism: The “Red Decade” Revisited by Frank A. Warren III
The Communist Controversy in Washington from the New Deal to McCarthy by Earl Latham
Heroes’ Twilight: A Study of the Literature of the Great War by Bernard Bergonzi
Men Who March Away: Poems of the First World War edited by I.M. Parsons
The Long Trail: What the British Soldier Sang and Said in 1914-18 by John Brophy, by Eric Partridge
A Passionate Prodigality by Guy Chapman
Rosa Luxemburg by J.P. Nettl
The Anti-Death League by Kingsley Amis
Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me by Richard Fariña
The Time of the Hero by Mario Vargas Llosa
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
Hannah Arendt (1906–1975) was a German political theorist who, over the course of many books, explored themes such as violence, revolution, and evil. Her major works include The Origins of Totalitarianism, The Human Condition, and the controversial Eichmann in Jerusalem, in which she coined the phrase “the banality of evil.”
Jonathan Miller has directed operas and plays throughout the world, most recently Pelléas and Mélisande at the Metropolitan Opera. His many books include The Body in Question, States of Mind, On Reflection, and Nowhere in Particular. The article that appears in this issue is based on a talk given at the New York Public Library. (May 2000)
Ronald Steel is Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, a recent fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, and the author of biographies of Walter Lippmann and Robert Kennedy.
John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.
D.J. Enright (1920–2002) was a British poet, novelist and critic. He held teaching positions in Egypt, Japan, Thailand, Singapore and the United Kingdom. In 1981 Enright was awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry.