Slow Coming Dark: Interviews on Death Row by Doug Magee
Jardins et Routes, Diaries, Vol. I: 1939-1940 by Ernst Jünger
Premier Journal Parisien, Diaries, Vol. II: 1941-1943 by Ernst Jünger
Second Journal Parisien, Diaries, Vol. III: 1943-1945 by Ernst Jünger
The Storm of Steel (In Stahlgewittern) currently available in English.) by Ernst Jünger, translated by B. Creighton
Sur les Falaises de Marbre (Auf den Marmorklippen) published in 1947 by introduction by by Ernst Jünger, The English translation of On the Marble Cliffs was John Lehmann, again in 1970 as a Penguin Modern Classic, with an George Steiner
Ernst Jünger: A Writer of Our Time by J.P. Stern
White Supremacy: A Comparative Study in American and South African History by George M. Fredrickson
Ghost Waltz by Ingeborg Day
A Model Childhood by Christa Wolf
The Egghead Republic: A Short Novel from the Horse Latitudes by Arno Schmidt, translated by Michael Horovitz, edited by Ernst Krawehl, edited by Marion Boyars
Evening Edged in Gold by Arno Schmidt, translated by John E. Woods
The Pope, His Banker, and Venice by Felix Gilbert
The Wayward and the Seeking: A Collection of Writings by Jean Toomer edited by Darwin T. Turner
Mortal Questions by Thomas Nagel
Laughing in the Hills by Bill Barich
Robert M. Adams (1915-1996) was a founding editor of the Norton Anthology of English Literature. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Rutgers, Cornell and U.C.L.A. His scholarly interested ranged from Milton to Joyce, and his translations of many classic works of French literature continue to be read to this day.
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.
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.
Czeslaw Milosz (1911–2004) was born in Szetejnie, Lithuania. Over the course of his long and prolific career he published works in many genres, including criticism (The Captive Mind), fiction (The Issa Valley), memoir (Native Realm), and poetry (New and Collected Poems, 1931-2001). He was a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1980.
Darryl Pinckney, a longtime contributor to The New York Review of Books, is the author of a novel, High Cotton, and Out There: Mavericks of Black Literature. He has worked for Robert Wilson on various theatrical projects, most recently an adaptation of Daniil Kharms’s The Old Woman.
Roger Sale is a critic and journalist. Until 1999, he was Professor of English at the University of Washington. His books include Modern Heroism: Essays on D. H. Lawrence, William Empson and J.R.R. Tolkien and On Not Being Good Enough: Writings of a Working Critic.
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.