A Mosaic for Marianne Moore (poem)
The Post-War Years 1945-54 by Ilya Ehrenburg, translated by Tatiana Shebunina, in collaboration with Yvonne Kapp
The Impact of the Russian Revolution 1917-1967: The Influence of Bolshevism on the World outside Russia Affairs issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International
The Unfinished Revolution: Russia 1917-1967 by Isaac Deutscher
Martov: A Political Biography of a Russian Social Democrat by Israel Getzler
Memoirs of a Revolutionary by Eva Broido, translated and edited by Vera Broido
History of the International 1864-1914 by Julius Braunthal, translated by Henry Collins, translated by Kenneth Mitchell
The Poetry of Hart Crane by R. W. B. Lewis
An Existentialist Ethics by Hazel E. Barnes
Birth of Our Power by Victor Serge, translated by Richard Greeman
The Third Book about Achim by Uwe Johnson
Night Falls on the City by Sarah Gainham
Thomas Hardy by Irving Howe
Justice Hunger by Meyer Liben
A Story that Ends with a Scream and Eight Others by James Leo Herlihy
The Touching Hand by Sallie Bingham
The Time of Friendship by Paul Bowles
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.
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
George Lichtheim (1912–1973) was a scholar of Marx and Marxism. Lichtheim was a regular contributor to The Review and a contributing editor of Commentary. His books include From Marx to Hegeland Europe in the Twentieth Century.
W.H. Auden (1907–1973) was an English poet, playwright, and essayist who lived and worked in the United States for much of the second half of his life. His work, from his early strictly metered verse, and plays written in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood, to his later dense poems and penetrating essays, represents one of the major achievements of twentieth-century literature.
Mary McCarthy (1912-1989) was a novelist, essayist, and critic. Her political and social commentary, literary essays, and drama criticism appeared in magazines such as Partisan Review, The New Yorker, Harper’s, and The New York Review of Books, and were collected in On the Contrary (1961), Mary McCarthy’s Theatre Chronicles 1937-1962 (1963), The Writing on the Wall (1970), Ideas and the Novel (1980), and Occasional Prose (1985). Her novels include The Company She Keeps (1942), The Oasis (1949), The Groves of Academe (1952), A Charmed Life (1955), The Group (1963), Birds of America (1971), and Cannibals and Missionaries (1979). She was the author of three works of autobiography, Memories of a Catholic Girlhood (1957), How I Grew (1987), and the unfinished Intellectual Memoirs (1992), and two travel books about Italy, Venice Observed (1956) and The Stones of Florence (1959). Her essays on the Vietnam War were collected in The Seventeenth Degree (1974); her essays on Watergate were collected in The Mask of State (1974).
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.
Paul Goodman (1911–1972) was an American social critic, psychologist, poet, novelist, and anarchist. His writings appeared in Politics, Partisan Review, The New Republic, Commentary, The New Leader, Dissent, and The New York Review of Books. He published several well-regarded books in a variety of fields—including city planning, Gestalt therapy, literary criticism, and politics—before Growing Up Absurd, cancelled by its original publisher and turned down by a number of other presses, was brought out by Random House in 1960.
John Thompson is an English sociologist. He has published several studies of the media and communication in modern societies, including The Media and Modernity: A Social Theory of the Mediaand Political Scandal: Power and Visibility in the Media Age.