Prisoner of Mao by Bao Ruo-wang (Jean Pasqualini), by Rudolph Chelminski
China Behind the Mask by Warren Phillips, by Robert Keatley
A Chinese View of China by John Gittings
St John of the Cross: His Life and Poetry by Gerald Brenan, with a translation of the poetry by Lynda Nicholson
No, Plato, No (poem)
From the Diary of a Snail by Günter Grass
Caspar David Friedrich, 1774-1840: Romantic Landscape Painting in Dresden by William Vaughan, by Helmut Börsch-Supan, by Hans Joachim Neidhardt
Robert Schumann: The Man and His Music edited by Alan Walker
Lesbian Nation by Jill Johnston
Combat in the Erogenous Zone by Ingrid Bengis
The Inevitability of Patriarchy by Steven Goldberg
The Manipulated Man by Esther Vilar
Not in God’s Image by Julia O'Faolain, by Lauro Martines
Male Chauvinism! by Michael Korda
Beyond God the Father: Toward a Philosophy of Women’s Liberation by Mary Daly
As If By Magic by Angus Wilson
Temporary Kings by Anthony Powell
The Plot That Thickened by P.G. Wodehouse
The World of Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse
All About Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse
Asylums: Essays on the Social Situation of Mental Patients and Other Inmates by Erving Goffman
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life by Erving Goffman
Encounters: Two Studies in the Sociology of Interaction by Erving Goffman
Relations in Public: Micro Studies of the Public Order by Erving Goffman
Towards a Poor Theatre by Jerzy Grotowski
The Briar Patch: The People of the State of New York v. Lumumba Shakur Et Al by Murray Kempton
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.
W.H. Auden (1907–1973) was an English poet, playwright, and essayist who lived and worked in the United States for much of the second half of his life. His work, from his early strictly metered verse, and plays written in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood, to his later dense poems and penetrating essays, represents one of the major achievements of twentieth-century literature.
Isaiah Berlin (1909–1997) was a political philosopher and historian of ideas. Born in Riga, he moved in 1917 with his family to Petrograd, where he witnessed the Russian Revolution. In 1921 he emigrated to England. He was educated at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, and became a Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, where he was later appointed Professor of Social and Political Theory. He served as the first president of Wolfson College, Oxford, and as president of the British Academy.
Emma Rothschild is Director of the Joint Centre for History and Economics at King’s College, Cambridge and Harvard, and Professor of History at Harvard. She is the author of Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet and the Enlightenment.
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.