The Coup by John Updike
The Coup by John Updike
The Legacy of Mark Rothko by Lee Seldes
Mark Rothko: 1903-1970, A Retrospective by Diane Waldman
The Essential Piaget edited by Howard E. Gruber, edited by J. Jacques Vonèche
The Origins of Intelligence in Children by Jean Piaget, translated by Margaret Cook
The Construction of Reality in the Child by Jean Piaget, translated by Margaret Cook
Play, Dreams and Imitation in Childhood by Jean Piaget, translated by C. Gattegno and F.M. Hodgson
Behavior and Evolution by Jean Piaget, translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith
Jean Piaget: The Man and His Ideas by Richard I. Evans, translated by Eleanor Duckworth
Jean Piaget: Psychologist of the Real by Brian Rotman
Children’s Minds by Margaret Donaldson
The Lover by A.B. Yehoshua, translated by Philip Simpson
The Angolan Revolution Volume II: Exile Politics and Guerrilla Warfare (1962-1976) by John A. Marcum
In Search of Enemies: A CIA Story by John Stockwell
The Diary of Virginia Woolf, Volume Two: 1920-1924 edited by Anne Olivier Bell, assisted by Andrew McNeillie
The Unknown Virginia Woolf by Roger Poole
Woman of Letters: A Life of Virginia Woolf by Phyllis Rose
Beyond Boom and Crash by Robert L. Heilbroner
Agatha by Kathleen Tynan
Ten Little Indians by Agatha Christie
Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie
The Mousetrap and Other Plays by Agatha Christie
Death on the Nile directed by John Guillermin
César Vallejo: The Dialectics of Poetry and Silence by Jean Franco
Poesía completa by César Vallejo
Vertical Poetry by Roberto Juarroz, translated by W. S. Merwin
“Harsh World” and Other Poems by Angel González, translated by Donald D. Walsh
Muestra by Angel González
Other Shores by Diana Nyad
Zora Neale Hurston: A Literary Biography by Robert E. Hemenway
Mules and Men by Zora Neale Hurston, preface by Franz Boas
Joseph Brodsky (1940–1996) was a Russian poet and essayist. Born in Leningrad, Brodsky moved to the United States when he was exiled from Russia in 1972. His poetry collections include A Part of Speech andTo Urania; his essay collections include Less Than One, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Watermark. In 1987, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He served as US Poet Laureate from 1991 to 1992.
Robert Hughes (1938–2012) was an art critic and television writer. In the award-winning documentary series, The Shock of The New, Hughes recounted the development of modern art since the Impressionists; in The Fatal Shore, he explored the history of his native Australia. Hughes’s memoir, Things I Didn’t Know, was published in 2006.
Alfred Kazin (1915–1998) was a writer and teacher. Among his books are On Native Grounds, a study of American literature from Howells to Faulkner, and the memoirs A Walker in the Cityand New York Jew. In 1996, he received the first Lifetime Award in Literary Criticism from the Truman Capote Literary Trust.
Frank Kermode (1919–2010) was a British critic and literary theorist. Born on the Isle of Man, he taught at University College London, Cambridge, Columbia and Harvard. Adapted from a series of lectures given at Bryn Mawr College, Kermode’s Sense of An Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction remains one of the most influential works of twentieth-century literary criticism.
Darryl Pinckney, a longtime contributor to The New York Review of Books, is the author of a novel, High Cotton, and, in the Alain Locke Lecture Series, Out There: Mavericks of Black Literature. His new book is Blackballed: The Black Vote and US Democracy.
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.
John Thompson is an English sociologist. He has published several studies of the media and communication in modern societies, including The Media and Modernity: A Social Theory of the Mediaand Political Scandal: Power and Visibility in the Media Age.