Contents


Poet for a Dark Age

A Summoning of Stones by Anthony Hecht

The Hard Hours by Anthony Hecht

Millions of Strange Shadows by Anthony Hecht

The Venetian Vespers by Anthony Hecht

A New Year Roundup

Vidal in Venice by Gore Vidal, edited by George Armstrong, photographs by Tore Gill

Jean Cocteau and the French Scene edited and with a preface by Arthur King Peters

T.S. Eliot An anniversary issue of The Southern Review

Tchaikovsky’s Ballets by Roland John Wiley

Arnold Schoenberg–Wassily Kandinsky: Letters, Pictures and Documents edited by Jelena Hahl-Koch, translated by John C. Crawford

Keeping the Lid On

Four Failures: A Report on the UN Special Rapporteurs on Human Rights in Chile, Guatemala, Iran and Poland a report from Americas Watch, Asia Watch, and Helsinki Watch

The Decline of Higher Learning

American Professors by Howard R. Bowen, by Jack H. Schuster

The American Academic Profession: A Synthesis of Social Scientific Inquiry Since World War II by Martin J. Finkelstein

None of the Above: Behind the Myth of Scholastic Aptitude by David Owen

Terminal Degrees: The Job Crisis in Higher Education by Emily K. Abel

Liberating Education by Zelda F. Gamson. associates

The Lecherous Professor: Sexual Harassment on Campus by Billie Wright Dziech, by Linda Weiner

Mastering the Techniques of Teaching by Joseph Lowman

Selective Guide to Colleges by Edward B. Fiske

The Zero-Sum Solution: Building a World-Class American Economy by Lester C. Thurow

To Reclaim a Legacy by William J. Bennett

Integrity in the College Curriculum by Frederick Rudolph. others

Involvement in Learning: Realizing the Potential of American Higher Education National Institute of Education

Contributors