Children of the Sun by Martin Green
The Patchwork Mouse by Joseph Hixson
History of World Languages (poem)
Schooling in Capitalist America by Samuel Bowles, by Herbert Gintis
Roman Social Relations, 50 BC to AD 284 by Ramsay MacMullen
Christianity in the Roman World by R.A. Markus
Symbols of Church and Kingdom: A Study in Early Syriac Tradition by Robert Murray
The Fall of the Roman Empire: A Reappraisal by Michael Grant
Wet Casements (poem)
C.G. Jung: Letters Volume 2 1951-1961 selected and edited by Gerhard Adler, in collaboration with Aniela Jaffé, translated by R.F.C. Hull
C.G. Jung: His Myth in Our Time by Marie-Louise von Franz, translated by William H. Kennedy
Jung and the Story of Our Time by Laurens van der Post
Jung on Elementary Psychology: A Discussion Between C.G. Jung and Richard Evans by C.G. Jung, by Richard Evans
Rudyard Kipling and His World by Kingsley Amis
Kipling: The Glass, the Shadow and the Fire by Philip Mason
America in the Movies by Michael Wood
The Men Who Made the Movies by Richard Schickel
Life Goes to the Movies
The Silent Clowns by Walter Kerr
Nijinsky Dancing by Lincoln Kirstein
Diaghilev Observed by Critics in England and the United States, 1911-1929 by Nesta Macdonald
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.
John Ashbery is the author of several books of poetry, including Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror (1975), which received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book Award. His first collection, Some Trees (1956), was selected by W. H. Auden for the Yale Younger Poets Series. He has also published art criticism, plays, and a novel. From 1990 until 2008 Ashbery was the Charles P. Stevenson, Jr. Professor of Languages and Literature at Bard College.
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, published in September. (December 2012)
Robert Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.
D.J. Enright (1920–2002) was a British poet, novelist and critic. He held teaching positions in Egypt, Japan, Thailand, Singapore and the United Kingdom. In 1981 Enright was awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry.
P.D. Medawar (1915–1987) was a British biologist whose research was fundamental to the development of tissue and organ transplants. Along with Frank Macfarlane Burnet, he was awarded the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.