The Alliance that Lost Its Way by Jerome Levinson, by Juan de Onís
The Containment of Latin America by David Green
Politics and Social Structure in Latin America by James Petras
Politics and Social Forces in Chilean Development by James Petras
Down There by Jose Yglesias
The Quest for Change in Latin America by W. Raymond Duncan, by James Nelson Goodsell
Nixon Agonistes by Garry Wills
Mary by Vladimir Nabokov, translated by Michael Glenny
The Huxleys by Ronald W. Clark
Memories by Julian Huxley
Letters of Aldous Huxley edited by Grover Smith
This Timeless Moment by Laura Archera Huxley
The Politics of Authenticity by Marshall Berman
The Social Contract by Robert Ardrey
The French Revolution by François Furet, by Denis Richet, translated by Stephen Hardman
A Second Identity by Richard Cobb
The Police and the People: French Popular Protest 1789-1820 by Richard Cobb
Robert Coles is a psychiatrist and writer. Until recently, he was the Agee Professor of Social Ethics at Harvard. His many books include The Moral Intelligence of Children and Bruce Springsteen’s America: The People Listening, a Poet Singing. Coles received a Pulitzer Prize in 1973 for Children of Crisis, a MacArthur Award in 1981, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1998, and the National Humanities Medal in 2001.
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.
E. J. Hobsbawm (1918–1987) was a British historian. Born in Egypt, he was educated at Cambridge; he taught at Birkbeck College and The New School. His works include The Age of Extremes; Globalisation, Democracy and Terrorism; and On Empire.
Jack Richardson (1934–2012) was a playwright, novelist and drama critic. His 1960 play, The Prodigal, a retelling of Euripides’ Orestes, won an Obie Award and a Drama Desk Award. Richardson wrote dramatic criticism for The New York Times, Esquire and Commentary and was a frequent contributor to The Review.
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.