George Eliot by Gordon Haight
George Eliot by Gordon Haight
The Carnal Myth A Search into Classical Sensuality by Edward Dahlberg
The Leafless American by Edward Dahlberg, edited with an Introduction by Harold Billings
Edward Dahlberg: American Ishmael of Letters edited with an Introduction by Harold Billings
Through the Vanishing Point: Space in Poetry and Painting by Marshall McLuhan, by Harley Parker
War and Peace in the Global Village by Marshall McLuhan, by Quentin Fiore, co-ordinated by Jerome Agel
McLuhan: Pro & Con edited by Raymond Rosenthal
Sense and Nonsense of McLuhan by Sidney Finkelstein
Living and Partly Living by Jiri Mucha
Legends of Our Time by Elie Wiesel
Z by Vassilis Vassilikos
No More Vietnams? edited by Richard M. Pfeffer
Racine or The Triumph of Relevance by Odette de Mourgues
The Complete Plays of Jean Racine translated by Samuel Solomon, with an Introduction by Katherine Wheatley
The Blacking Factory and Pennsylvania Gothic by Wilfrid Sheed
Expensive People by Joyce Carol Oates
The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B by J.P. Donleavy
Eva Trout by Elizabeth Bowen
Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.
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.
Arthur Miller (1915–2005) was an American playwright and essayist. His 1949 play, Death of A Salesman, received a Tony Award for Best Author, The New York Drama Circle Critics’ Award, and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Robert Lowell (1917–1977) was twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Life Studies, For the Union Dead, and The Dolphin are among his many volumes of verse. He was confounder of and contributor to The New York Review of Books.
I.F. Stone (1907–1989) was an American journalist and publisher whose self-published newsletter, I.F. Stone’s Weekly, challenged the conservatism of American journalism in the midcentury. A Noncomformist History of Our Times (1989) is a six-volume anthology of Stone’s writings.
D. W. Harding (1906–1993) was a British psychologist and literary critic. In1933 he joined FR Leavis as an editor of Scrutiny, where much of his literary criticism appeared, but also work, notably on aggression, that led to The Impulse to Dominate and Social Psychology and Individual Values.
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.
Frank Kermode (1919–2010) was a British critic and literary theorist. Born on the Isle of Man, he taught at University College London, Cambridge, Columbia and Harvard. Adapted from a series of lectures given at Bryn Mawr College, Kermode’s Sense of An Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction remains one of the most influential works of twentieth-century literary criticism.