The Origins of Christian Art by Michael Gough
Handbook of the Byzantine Collection Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
The Art of the Byzantine Empire, 312-1453 AD, Sources and Documents by Cyril Mango
The Early Churches of Constantinople: Architecture and Liturgy by Thomas F. Mathews
The Monastery of Saint Catherine at Mount Sinai: The Church and Fortress of Justinian by George H. Forsyth, by Kurt Weitzmann
Treasures of Ireland: Irish Pagan and Early Christian Art by A.T. Lucas
Residence on Earth by Pablo Neruda, translated by Donald D. Walsh
Extravagaria by Pablo Neruda, translated by Alastair Reid
Five Decades: A Selection (Poems: 1925-1970) by Pablo Neruda, edited and translated by Ben Belitt
Where Can Guillermina Be? (poem)
Psychoanalysis and Feminism: Freud, Reich, Laing, and Women by Juliet Mitchell
Women and Analysis edited by Jean Strouse
Psychoanalysis and Women edited by Jean Baker Miller
Lord Rochester’s Monkey by Graham Greene
Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made by Eugene D. Genovese
The CIA and the Cult of Intelligence by Victor Marchetti, by John D. Marks
Le Petit Théâtre de Jean Renoir directed by Jean Renoir
Jean Renoir by Raymond Durgnat
Harold and Maude directed by Hal Ashby
The Long View by Basil Wright
Keats and Embarrassment by Christopher Ricks
Peter Brown is Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History Emeritus at Princeton. His most recent book is Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD. (July 2013)
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.
C. Vann Woodward (1908–1999) was a historian of the American South. He taught at Johns Hopkins and at Yale, where he was named the Sterling Professor of History. His books include Mary Chesnut’s Civil War and The Old World’s New World.
Philip Roth was born in Newark, New Jersey, which has served as the setting for many of his novels. He won the National Book Award for his first book, Goodbye, Columbus, and for Sabbath’s Theater, the Pulitzer Prize for American Pastoral, and three PEN/Faulkner awards, for Operation Shylock, The Human Stain, and Everyman.
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.
Alastair Reid is a poet, a prose chronicler, a translator, and a traveler. Born in Scotland, he came to the United States in the early 1950s, began publishing his poems in The New Yorker in 1951, and for the next fifty-odd years was a traveling correspondent for that magazine. Having lived in both Spain and Latin America for long spells, he has been a constant translator of poetry from the Spanish language, in particular the work of Jorge Luis Borges and Pablo Neruda. He has published more than forty books, among them a wordbook for children, Ounce Dice Trice, with drawings by Ben Shahn. Most recently, in 2008, he published in the U.K. two career-spanning volumes, Outside In: Selected Prose and Inside Out: Selected Poetry and Translations. The substance of Supposing… e gleaned from the many children who have influenced him, to all of whom he owes and dedicates the text.