Contents


A House Is Not a Home

Home: A Short History of an Idea by Witold Rybczynski

House by Tracy Kidder

The Englishman’s Room edited by Avilde Lees-Milne, photographs by Derry Moore

Designs for Interiors: Catalog to the Exhibition by Stephen Calloway

All in the Family

The Secret Trauma: Incest in the Lives of Girls and Women by Diana E.H. Russell

The Original Sin: Incest and Its Meaning by W. Arens

Forbidden Partners: The Incest Taboo in Modern Culture by James B. Twitchell

The Betrayed People

‘Funu’: The Unfinished Saga of East Timor by Jose Ramos-Horta, preface by Noam Chomsky

East Timor Violations of Human Rights: Extrajudicial Executions, ‘Disappearances,’ Torture and Political Imprisonment, 1975–1984

Timor: A People Betrayed by James Dunn

Contributors

John Bayley is a critic and novelist. His books include Elegy for Iris and The Power of Delight: A Lifetime in Literature.

Robert Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.

Frederick C. Crews’s new book, Freud: The Making of an Illusion, will be published in the fall.
 (February 2017)

Rosemary Dinnage’s books include The Ruffian on the Stair, One to One: Experiences of Psychotherapy, and Annie Besant.

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

Martin Gardner (1914–2010) was a science writer and novelist. He was the author of The New Ambidextrous Universe, Fractal Music, Hypercards and More, The Night is Large and Visitors from Oz.

Diane Johnson is a novelist and critic. She is the author of Lulu in Marrakech and Le Divorce, among other novels, and a memoir, Flyover Lives.
 (October 2017)

Bernard Knox (1914–2010) was an English classicist. He was the first director of Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, DC. Among his many books are The Heroic Temper, The Oldest Dead White European Males, and Backing into the Future: The Classical Tradition and Its Renewal. He is the editor of The Norton Book of Classical Literature and wrote the introductions and notes for Robert Fagles’s translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey.

Margo Picken worked for the United Nations as Director of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Cambodia between 2001 and 2007. She is now a visiting fellow at Global Governance at the London School of Economics. (January 2011)