Contents


The Fury of the Northmen

The Vikings William Morrow by James Graham-Campbell and Dafydd Kidd

The Viking World by James Graham-Campbell

“The Vikings” 1980, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 4, 1980 to January 4,1981 an exhibition at the British Museum February 19, 1980 to July 20,

Re-inventing the Eighteenth Century

La Peinture d’histoire en France de 1747 à 1785 by Jean Locquin

1700 tal: Tanke och form i rokokon an exhibition at the Nationalmuseum, Stockholm October 5, 1979-January 6, 1980

L’Arte del Settecento Emiliano: La Pittura an exhibition at Palazzo di Re Enzo, Bologna, September-November, 1979

L’Arte del Settecento Emiliano: L’Arte a Parma dai Farnese ai Borbone an exhibition at Palazzo della Pilotta, Parma, 1979

Chardin, 1699-1779 by Pierre Rosenberg. catalogue of the exhibition at Le Grand Palais, Paris, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1979

Chardin and the Still-Life Tradition in France by Gabriel P. Weisberg, with William S. Talbot. catalogue of the exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1979

Civiltà del ‘700 a Napoli, 1734-1799 an exhibition at the Palazzo di Capodimonte, Naples, December 1979-October, 1980

The Architecture of the French Enlightenment by Allan Braham

Alessandro Magnasco by Fausta Franchini Guelfi

Goya: The Origins of the Modern Temper in Art by Fred Licht

John Flaxman edited by David Bindman. catalogue of the exhibition at the Hamburg Kunsthalle and the Royal Academy of Arts, London, Winter 1979

The Fuseli Circle at Rome: Early Romantic Art of the 1770s by Nancy L. Pressly. catalogue of the exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art 1979

L’Art européen à la cour d’Espagne au XVIIIe siècle exhibition at La Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, Le Grand Palais, Paris, and Prado, Madrid, May 1979-April 1980

Vote for Keaton

Keaton: The Man Who Wouldn’t Lie Down by Tom Dardis

Keaton: The Silent Features Close Up by Daniel Moews

Buster Keaton by David Robinson

Keaton by Rudi Blesh

Contributors

Abraham Brumberg (1926–2008) was an essayist, editor and translator. His memoir, Journey Through Vanishing Worlds, was published by New Academia in 2007.

Andrew Hacker teaches political science and mathematics at Queens College. His new book, The Math Myth and Other STEM ­Delusions, will appear next March.
 (July 2015)

Francis Haskell (1928-2000) was an English art historian. His works include Patrons and Painters: Art and Society in Baroque Italyand History and its Images: Art and the Interpretation of the Past. Haskell taught at Oxford.

Anthony Lewis, a former columnist for The New York Times, has twice won the Pulitzer Prize. His latest book is Freedom for the Thought That We Hate: A Biography of the First Amendment.

Dwight Macdonald (1906–1982) was born in New York City and educated at Exeter and Yale. On graduating from college, he enrolled in Macy’s executive training program, but soon left to work for Henry Luce at Time and Fortune, quitting in 1936 because of cuts that had been made to an article he had written criticizing U.S. Steel. From 1937 to 1943, Macdonald was an editor of Partisan Review and in 1944, he started a journal of his own, Politics, whose contributors included Albert Camus, Victor Serge, Simone Weil, Bruno Bettelheim, James Agee, John Berryman, Meyer Schapiro, and Mary McCarthy. In later years, Macdonald reviewed books for The New Yorker, movies for Esquire, and wrote frequently for The New York Review of Books.

Leonard Schapiro was a British political scientist and one of the world’s foremost experts on Soviet politics. His works include The Communist Party of the Soviet Union and Russian Studies; he also translated Turgenev’s novel Spring Torrentsinto English.