Zelda by Nancy Milford
Zelda by Nancy Milford
The Harvard Strike by Lawrence E. Eichel, by Kenneth W. Jost, by Robert D. Luskin, by Richard M. Neustadt
Push Comes to Shove by Steven Kelman
The Right to Say “We” by Richard Zorza
Nathanael West: The Art of His Life by Jay Martin
Managing Mailer by Joe Flaherty
The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight by Jimmy Breslin
Mind and Brain: A Philosophy of Science by Arturo Rosenblueth
Physical Control of the Mind by Jose M.R. Delgado
Mind, Brain and Adaptation in the Nineteenth Century by Robert M. Young
Barbarism in Greece by James Becket
House Arrest by Helen Vlachos
Democracy at Gunpoint: The Greek Front by Andreas Papandreou
The Greek Tragedy by Constantine Tsoucalas
Magellan’s Voyage by Antonio Pigafetta, translated and edited by R.A. Skelton
The Portuguese Seaborne Empire, 1415-1825 by C.R. Boxer
Elizabeth Hardwick (1916-2007) was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and educated at the University of Kentucky and Columbia University. A recipient of a Gold Medal from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she is the author of three novels, a biography of Herman Melville, and four collections of essays. She was a co-founder and advisory editor of The New York Review of Books and contributed more than one hundred reviews, articles, reflections, and letters to the magazine. NYRB Classics publishes Sleepless Nights, a novel, and Seduction and Betrayal, a study of women in literature.
Hans J. Morgenthau (1904–1980) was a legal scholar and theorist of international relations. Educated in Germany and Switzerland, Morgenthau taught for many years at the University of Chicago; later in life, he moved to The New School and The City University of New York. His books include In Defense of The National Interest, Politics Among Nations, and The Purpose of American Politics.
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.
James Merrill (1926–1995) was an American poet whose major work The Changing Light at Sandover describes a series of spirit communications conducted over many years. He won the National Book Award from his collections Nights and Days and Mirabell: Books of Number.
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.