Contents


Dreams of the Sixties

If I had a Hammer: The Death of the Old Left and the Birth of the New Left by Maurice Isserman

‘Democracy is in the Streets’: From Port Huron to the Siege of Chicago by James Miller

Passion and Humdrum

The Letters of Alfred Lord Tennyson: Volume II, 1851–1870 edited by Cecil Y. Lang, edited by Edgar F. Shannon Jr.

Tennyson: The Muses’ Tug-of-War by Daniel Albright

Ruskin Retrouvé

On Reading Ruskin: Prefaces to ‘La Bible d’Amiens’ and ‘Sésame et les Lys’ with Selections from the Notes to the Translated Texts by Marcel Proust, translated and edited by Jean Autret and William Burford and Phillip J. Wolfe, with an introduction by Richard Macksey

Contributors

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.

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

David Cannadine is the Dodge Professor of History at Princeton.

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

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.

Arthur Hertzberg (1921–2006) was a Conservative rabbi, scholar and activist. His books include The French Enlightenment and the Jews: The Origins of Modern Anti-Semitism and The Zionist Idea.

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.

Michael Wood is Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature at Princeton. He is the author of Hitchcock: The Man Who Knew Too Much and America in the Movies, among other books.
 (May 2017)