The Estate by Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Magician of Lublin by Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Slave by Isaac Bashevis Singer
A Beggar in Jerusalem by Elie Wiesel
Weimar Germany’s Left-Wing Intellectuals: A Political History of the Weltbühne and Its Circle by Istvan Deak
Kurt Tucholsky and the Ordeal of Germany, 1914-1935 by Harold L. Poor
Social Conservatism and the Middle Classes in Germany, 1914-1933 by Herman Lebovics
Weimar Culture: The Outsider as Insider by Peter Gay
Civilization by Kenneth Clark
Derivations by Robert Duncan
Shall We Gather at the River by James Wright
Collected Poems by Alan Dugan
Leaflets by Adrienne Rich
The Naomi Poems: Corpse and Beans by Saint Geraud
The Flight of the Wild Gander by Joseph Campbell
Myth, Legend and Custom in the Old Testament by Theodor H. Gaster
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.
Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.
V.S. Pritchett (1900–1997) was a British essayist, novelist and short story writer. He worked as a foreign correspondent for the The Christian Science Monitorand as a literary critic forNew Statesman. In 1968 Pritchett was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire; he was knighted in 1975. His body of work includes many collections of short stories, in addition to travelogues, reviews, literary biographies and novels.
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.