Who Can Redeem Mother Filipinas?

Sitting in Darkness: Americans in the Philippines by David Haward Bain

Revolution in the Philippines: The United States in a Hall of Cracked Mirrors by Fred Poole and Max Vanzi

The Philippines After Marcos edited by R. J. May, edited by Francisco Nemenzo

The Taming of D. H. Lawrence

Flame Into Being: The Life and Work of D. H. Lawrence by Anthony Burgess

D. H. Lawrence: Life into Art by Keith Sagar

Class, Politics and the Individual: A Study of the Major Works of D. H. Lawrence by Peter Scheckner

D. H. Lawrence: A Centenary Consideration edited by Peter Balbert, edited by Phillip L. Marcus

The White Peacock by D. H. Lawrence, edited by Andrew Robertson

The Prussian Officer and Other Stories by D. H. Lawrence, edited by John Worthen

Study of Thomas Hardy and Other Essays by D. H. Lawrence, edited by Bruce Steele

Letters, Volume III by D. H. Lawrence, edited by James T. Boulton and Andrew Robertson

Turbulent Empire

The Magistrate’s Tael: Rationalizing Fiscal Reform in Eighteenth-Century Ch’ing China by Madeleine Zelin

The Peasant Economy and Social Change in North China by Philip C. C. Huang

From Philosophy to Philology: Intellectual and Social Aspects of Change in Late Imperial China Harvard University Press by Benjamin A. Elman

The Reality of AIDS

A Strange Virus of Unknown Origin by Dr. Jacques Liebowitch, translated from French by Richard Howard, with an introduction by Dr. Robert Gallo

Medical, Social, and Political Aspects of the AIDS Crisis: A Bibliography compiled by D.W. McLeod and Alan V. Miller

Review of the Public Health Service’s Response to AIDS: A Technical Memorandum, February 1985 Congress of the United States, Office of Technology Assessment

AIDS in the Mind of America by Dennis Altman

AIDS: The Emerging Ethical Dilemmas Hastings Center Report

The Question of AIDS by Richard Liebmann-Smith

Understanding AIDS: A Comprehensive Guide edited by Victor Gong, foreword by F. Mervyn Silverman


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

Ian Buruma is the author of The Missionary and the Libertine: Love and War in East and West (1996), Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance (2006), Year Zero: A History of 1945 (2013), and Theater of Cruelty: Art, Film, and the Shadows of War (2014), winner of the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay. He is the Paul W. Williams Professor of Human Rights and Journalism at Bard and a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books, The New Yorker, and The New York Times, among other publications. His new book, Their ­Promised Land: My Grandparents in Love and War, will be published in January 2016.

J. M. Coetzee’s novel The Childhood of Jesus was published in March 2013. He is Professor of Literature at the University of Adelaide and in 2003 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Theodore H. Draper (1912–2006) was an American historian. Educated at City College, he wrote influential studies of the American Communist Party, the Cuban Revolution and the Iran-Contra Affair. Draper was a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the 1990 recipient of the Herbert Feis Award from the American Historical Association.

Peter France is Professor Emeritus of French at the University of Edinburgh and the editor of The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French. The poem in the May 8, 2014 issue is included in Poems of Osip Mandelstam, translated and with a foreword by Peter France, to be published by New Directions in June 2014. 
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E. J. Hobsbawm (1917–2012) was a British historian. Born in Egypt, he was educated at Cambridge; he taught at Birkbeck College and The New School. His works include The Age of Extremes; Globalisation, Democracy and Terrorism; and On Empire.