James Boswell: The Later Years, 17691795 by Frank Brady
The Nightmare: The Psychology and Biology of Terrifying Dreams by Ernest Hartmann
Four Novels: Nightfall, Down There, Dark Passage, The Moon in the Gutter by David Goodis
Pop. 1280 by Jim Thompson
The Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson
A Hell of a Woman by Jim Thompson
The Getaway by Jim Thompson
Glitz by Elmore Leonard
The Hunter (also published as Point Blank)
The Man with the Getaway Face
The Score (to be published in August)
The Rare Coin Score
The Green Eagle Score
The Black Ice Score
The Sour Lemon Score
Slayground (to be published in August)
Wolf Solent by John Cowper Powys, with an introduction by Robertson Davies
Weymouth Sands by John Cowper Powys, with an introduction by James Purdy
Neville Chamberlain Volume I: Pioneering and Reform, 18691929 by David Dilks
Concrete by Thomas Bernhard, translated by David McLintock
The Inner Man by Martin Walser, translated by Leila Vennewitz
Behind the Mask: On Sexual Demons, Sacred Mothers, Transvestites, Gangsters, Drifters and Other Japanese Cultural Heroes by Ian Buruma
Japan in the Passing Lane: An Insider’s Account of Life in A Japanese Auto Factory by Satoshi Kamata, translated and edited by Tatsuru Akimoto, introduction by Ronald Dore
Trade War: Greed, Power, and Industrial Policy on Opposite Sides of the Pacific by Steven Schlossstein
Shadows of the Rising Sun: A Critical View of the “Japanese Miracle” by Jared Taylor
The Management Challenge: Japanese Views edited by Lester C. Thurow
The Japanese Conspiracy: The Plot to Dominate Industry Worldwide and How to Deal with It by Marvin J. Wolf
The Experience of Defeat: Milton and Some Contemporaries by Christopher Hill
Irvin Ehrenpreis (1920–1985) was the Linden Kent Memorial Professor of English Literature at the University of Virginia. In 1984 he received the Christian Gauss Award from Phi Beta Kappa for the final volume of his trilogy, Swift: The Man, His Works, and the Age.
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.
Peter Singer is the Ira W. Decamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He is the author of *Animal Liberation*, the editor of *In Defense of Animals: The Second Wav*, and, with Paola Cavalieri, co-editor of *The Great Ape Project*.
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.
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.
Charles Rycroft (1914–1998) was a British psychoanalyst and writer. His books include A Critical Dictionary of Psychoanalysis, Anxiety and Neurosis, The Innocence of Dreams, and Psychoanalysis and Beyond.
Luc Sante is the author of Low Life, Evidence, The Factory of Facts, Kill All Your Darlings, and Folk Photography. He has translated Félix Fénéon’s Novels in Three Lines and written the introduction to George Simenon’s The Man Who Watched Trains Go By (both available as NYRB Classics). He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books and teaches writing and the history of photography at Bard College.
Robert Brustein is a playwright, director, critic, teacher, and founder of the Yale Repertory and American Repertory Theatres. His play The Last Will opens in New York in April at Abingdon’s June Havoc Theater, and then goes to the Wuzhen Festival in China. In 2010 he was awarded the National Medal of Arts. (April 2013)
Susan Sontag (1933–2004) was a novelist, playwright, filmmaker, and one of the most influential critics of her generation. Her books include Against Interpretation, On Photography, Illness as Metaphor, and The Volcano Lover.