Contents


The Triumph of Picasso

Les Demoiselles d’Avignon 1988 an exhibition at the Musée Picasso, Paris, January 26-April 18,. Picasso Museum, Barcelona, May 10-June 14, 1988, Catalog of the exhibition by Hélène Seckel and William Rubin. others

Le Dernier Picasso: 1953-1973 16, 1988 an exhibition at the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, February 17-May. Tate Gallery, London, as "Late Picasso," June 21-September 18, 1988, Catalog of the exhibition edited by Marie-Laure Bernadac and Isabelle Monod-Fontaine and David Sylvester

Picasso: Creator and Destroyer by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington

A Revolutionary Hero

Inside the Monster: Writings on the United States and American Imperialism by José Martí, translated by Elinor Randall

Our America: Writings on Latin America and the Struggle for Cuban Independence by José Martí, translated by Elinor Randall

On Art and Literature: Critical Writings by José Martí, translated by Elinor Randall

Islam and Power Politics

The Neglected Duty: The Creed of Sadat’s Assassins and Islamic Resurgence in the Middle East by Johannes J.G. Jansen

Muslim Extremism in Egypt: The Prophet and Pharaoh by Gilles Kepel, translated by Jon Rothschild

The Islamic Struggle in Syria by Dr. Umar F. Abd-Allah, foreword and postscript by Hamid Algar

Interpretations of Islam: Past and Present by Emmanuel Sivan

The Political Language of Islam by Bernard Lewis

The Reagan Economic Legacy

Budget of the United States Government: Fiscal Year 1989

Economic Report of the President, Transmitted to the Congress, February 1988, Together with The Annual Report of the Council of Economic Advisers

Contributors

Shaul Bakhash is Robinson Professor of History at George Mason University and the author of The Reign of the Ayatollahs: Iran and the Islamic Revolution. (September 2005)

Raymond Carr was Warden of St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and has written extensively on modern Spanish history.

James Fallows is National Correspondent for The Atlantic.His books include Free Flight: Inventing the Future of Travel, Blind into Baghdad: America’s War in Iraq, and China Airborne.

John Golding (1929–2012) was a British painter and art historian. He taught at the Courtauld Institute and the Royal College of Art. Among his many books was Cubism: A History and an Analysis, which refuted the notion that Cubism represented a break with the realist tradition. Golding also curated exhibitions on both sides of the Atlantic, including Picasso: Painter/Sculpter and Matisse Picasso.

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.

Christopher Lasch (1932–1994) was an American historian.

Jonathan Lieberson (1949–1989) was a philosopher, editor and critic. Lieberson taught at Barnard and Columbia. His book of essays, Varieties, included reflections on personalities as diverse as Diana Vreeland, Paul Valery and Clifford Geertz.

John Lukacs was born in Budapest in 1924. He is the author of over thirty books, including ­Historical Consciousness and, most recently, A Short History of the Twentieth Century.


Geoffrey O’Brien is Editor in Chief of the Library of America. His books include Sonata for Jukebox and Stolen Glimpses, Captive Shadows: Writing on Film, 2002–2012.
 (September 2017)

Emma Rothschild is Director of the Joint Centre for History and Economics at King’s College, Cambridge and Harvard, and Professor of History at Harvard. She is the author of Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet and the Enlightenment.