Population, Resources, Environment by Paul Ehrlich, by Anne Ehrlich
Notations by John Cage
A Year from Monday: New Lectures and Writings by John Cage
Silence: Lectures and Writings by John Cage
Virgil Thomson: His Life and Music by Kathleen Hoover, by John Cage
Sowing: An Autobiography of the Years 1880-1904 by Leonard Woolf
Growing: An Autobiography of the Years 1904-1911 by Leonard Woolf
Beginning Again: An Autobiography of the Years 1911-1918 by Leonard Woolf
Downhill All the Way: An Autobiography of the Years 1919-1939 by Leonard Woolf
The Journey Not the Arrival Matters by Leonard Woolf
A Fairly Honourable Defeat by Iris Murdoch
The Heron by Giorgio Bassani, translated by William Weaver
Deliverance by James Dickey
Niagara by Michel Butor, translated by Elinor S. Miller
The Court and the Country by Perez Zagorin
Will the Soviet Union Survive Until 1984? by Andrei Amalrik
The New Russian Tragedy by Anatole Shub
The Demonstration in Pushkin Square by Pavel Litvinov
Message From Moscow An Observer
My Testimony by Anatoly Marchenko
Russia: Hopes And Fears by Alexander Werth
War Between Russia and China by Harrison E. Salisbury
The Masaryk Case by Claire Sterling
Report On My Husband by Josefa Slánská
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.
Ernst Gombrich (1909–2001) was an Austrian art historian. Born in Vienna, Gombrich studied at the Theresianum and then at the University of Vienna under Julius von Schlosser. After graduating, he worked as a Research Assistant and collaborator with the museum curator and Freudian analyst Ernst Kris. He joined the Warburg Institute in London as a Research Assistant in 1936 and was named Director in 1959. His major works include The Story of Art, Art and Illusion: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation, Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography, The Sense of Order: A Study in the Psychology of Decorative Art.
Christopher Ricks teaches at Boston University and is a former president of the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers. From 2004 to 2009 he was Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford. His recent books include True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell Under the Sign of Eliot and Pound and Decisions and Revisions in T.S. Eliot.
Stephen Spender (1909–1995) was an English poet and essayist. As a young man, he became friends with W.H. Auden, Louis MacNeice, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Christopher Isherwood, a loose collection often referred to as “the Auden Group” or “MacSpaunday.” He published many collections of poems, including The Still Centre and Ruins and Visions, and numerous volumes of nonfiction and other works, including Learning Laughterand Love-Hate Relations.
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.
Virgil Thomson (1896–1989) was a composer and critic. He collaborated extensively with Gertrude Stein, who wrote the libretti for his operas Four Saints in Three Actsand The Mother of Us All. In 1988 he was awarded the National Medal of Arts.