Up From the Pedestal edited by Aileen S. Kraditor
Thinking About Women by Mary Ellmann
Born Female by Caroline Bird, by Sara Welles Briller
Analytical Psychology: Its Theory and Practice by C.G. Jung
Revolutionary Immortality: Mao Tse-tung and the Chinese Cultural Revolution by Robert Jay Lifton
The Red Book and The Great Wall by Alberto Moravia
Communism and China: Ideology in Flux by Benjamin Schwartz
Red Star Over China (revised edition) by Edgar Snow
Selected Readings from the Works of Mao Tse-tung Printed by Foreign Languages Press, Peking
Jonathan Swift, A Critical Biography by John Middleton Murry
Swift, The Man, His Works, and the Age. Volume Two: Dr. Swift by Irvin Ehrenpreis
Jonathan Swift by Nigel Dennis
Protean Shape: A Study in 18th. Century Vocabulary and Usage by Susie I. Tucker
The Table (poem)
La révolution introuvable: Reflexions sur la revolution de mai en toute liberté by Raymond Aron
The Origins and Legacies of World War I by D.F. Fleming
The United States and the League of Nations: 1918-1920 by D.F. Fleming
The United States and World Organization: 1920-1933 by D.F. Fleming
Introduction to Wittgenstein’s Tractatus by G.E.M. Anscombe
Companion to Wittgenstein’s Tractatus by Max Black
Philosophische Bemerkungen by Ludwig Wittgenstein
Letters from Ludwig Wittgenstein with a Memoir by Paul Engelmann translated by L. Furtmüller
Wittgenstein: The Philosophical Investigations: A Collection of Critical Essays edited by George Pitcher
Remarks on the Foundation of Mathematics by Ludwig Wittgenstein, translated by E. Anscombe
Lectures and Conversations on Aesthetics, Psychology, and Religious Belief [including the Conversations on Freud] by Ludwig Wittgenstein
Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917–2009) was an Irish historian and politician. He was elected to the Irish parliament in 1969 and served as a Minister from 1973 until 1977. His works include States of Ireland, The Great Melody and Memoir: My Life and Themes.
Martin Bernal is Professor Emeritus of Government at Cornell. His controversial study of Ancient Greece, Black Athena, explores the origins of Hellenic culture and, in particular, the influence of Egypt and Phoenicia on the development of Ancient Greece.
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.
Jason Epstein launched the trade paperback format in the US in 1952 as a young editor at Doubleday. In 1963 he was a founder of The New York Review and in 1979 cofounder with the late Edmund Wilson of the Library of America. In 2007 he cofounded On Demand Books. Among his many awards are the National Book Award Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the Lifetime Achievement Award of the National Book Critics Circle, and the Curtis Benjamin Award given by the American Association of Publishers for enriching the world of books. (February 2011)
Charles Rycroft (1914–1998) was a British psychoanalyst and writer. His books include A Critical Dictionary of Psychoanalysis, Anxiety and Neurosis, The Innocence of Dreams, and Psychoanalysis and Beyond.
Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979) was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and a National Book Critics Circle Award for her poetry. The poems in this issue will appear in Edgar Allan Poe & The Juke-Box: Uncollected Poems, Drafts, and Fragments, edited by Alice Quinn, to be published this month by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. (March 2006)
Dwight Macdonald (1906–1982) was born in New York City and educated at Exeter and Yale. On graduating from college, he enrolled in Macy’s executive training program, but soon left to work for Henry Luce at Time and Fortune, quitting in 1936 because of cuts that had been made to an article he had written criticizing U.S. Steel. From 1937 to 1943, Macdonald was an editor of Partisan Review and in 1944, he started a journal of his own, Politics, whose contributors included Albert Camus, Victor Serge, Simone Weil, Bruno Bettelheim, James Agee, John Berryman, Meyer Schapiro, and Mary McCarthy. In later years, Macdonald reviewed books for The New Yorker, movies for Esquire, and wrote frequently for The New York Review of Books.
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.