Contents


In Hell

An Interrupted Life: The Diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941––1943 translated by Arno Pomerans, with an introduction by J.G. Gaarlandt

The Murders at Bullenhuser Damm: The SS Doctor and the Children by Günther Schwarberg, translated by Erna Baber Rosenfeld and Alvin H. Rosenfeld

Heroines

The Princess of Siberia: The Story of Maria Volkonsky and the Decembrist Exiles by Christine Sutherland

The Catch in the Late Picasso

Picasso: The Last Years, 1963––1973 an exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum, sponsored by the Grey Art Gallery of New York University, January 23 to March 9, 1984

Picasso: The Last Years, 1963––1973 by Gert Schiff

Mastering the Signs

The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other by Tzvetan Todorov, translated by Richard Howard

Religion and Empire: The Dynamics of Aztec and Inca Expansionism by Geoffrey W. Conrad and Arthur A. Demarest

Portrait of a Genius as a Young Man

John Maynard Keynes: ‘New Wisdom for a New Age’ by John Kenneth Galbraith and Roy Jenkins and Richard Wainwright, edited by Andrew Duff

John Maynard Keynes Vol. I: Hopes Betrayed, 1883–1920 by Robert Skidelsky

John Maynard Keynes: A Personal Biography of the Man Who Revolutionized Capitalism and the Way We Live by Charles H. Hession

Lydia Lopokova edited by Milo Keynes

Balanchine after Balanchine

Liebeslieder Walzer choreography by George Balanchine. for the New York City Ballet, music by Johannes Brahms, staged by Karin von Aroldingen. at The New York State Theater

Contributors

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.

Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.

Neal Ascherson is the author of Black Sea, Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland, and the novel Death of the Frosac. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
 (October 2017)

Millicent Bell is Professor of English Emerita at Boston University. She is the author of Meaning in Henry James and the editor of The Cambridge Companion to Edith Wharton. (May 1998)

Harold Bloom’s most recent books are The Anatomy of Influence: Literature as a Way of Life and The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible. He teaches at Yale and is at work on a play, To You Whoever You are: A Pageant Celebrating Walt Whitman.
 (February 2012)

Denis Donoghue is Emeritus University Professor of English and American Letters at NYU. (April 2016)

J. H. Elliott is Regius Professor Emeritus of Modern History at ­Oxford. His books include Spain, Europe and the Wider World, 1500–1800 and ­History in the Making. (June 2016)

Aileen Kelly is a Fellow of King’s College, Cambridge. Her books include Toward Another Shore: Russian Thinkers Between Necessity and Chance.


Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.

John Richardson’s four-volume Life of Picasso is due to be finished this year. (May 2016)