The Politics of Rich and Poor: Wealth and the American Electorate in the Reagan Aftermath by Kevin Phillips
The Legacy of Chernobyl by Zhores A. Medvedev
Bibliotheca Corviniana: 14901990 April 6October 6, 1990 An Exhibition at The National Széchényi Library, Budapest
Bibliotheca Corviniana: 14901990 catalog of the exhibition by Csaba Csapodi, by Klára Csapodi-Gárdonyi
Five O’Clock Angel: Letters of Tennessee Williams to Maria St. Just, 19481982
Costly Performances: Tennessee Williams: The Last Stage by Bruce Smith
Lucifer Unemployed by Aleksander Wat, translated by Lillian Vallee, foreword by Czeslaw Milosz
Killing the Second Dog by Marek Hlasko, translated by Tomasz Mirkowicz
Missing Pieces by Stanislaw Benski, translated by Walter Arndt
Bohin Manor by Tadeusz Konwicki, translated by Richard Lourie
Rondo by Kazimierz Brandys, translated by Jaroslaw Anders
The Beautiful Mrs. Seidenman by Andrzej Szczypiorski, translated by Klara Glowczewska
Tribes with Flags: A Dangerous Passage Through the Chaos of the Middle East by Charles Glass
The Genius of Jacopo Bellini: The Complete Paintings and Drawings by Colin Eisler
Giovanni Bellini by Rona Goffen
Ulster: Conflict and Consent by Tom Wilson
Human Rights in Yugoslavia edited by Oskar Gruenwald, edited by Karen Rosenblum-Cale
Yugoslavia: Prisoners of Conscience
The Fugitive by Pramoedya Ananta Toer, translated by Willem Samuels
The Great World by David Malouf
Authenticity and Early Music: A Symposium edited by Nicholas Kenyon
Ian Buruma is the Henry R. Luce Professor at Bard. His books include Murderer in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents, and the novel The China Lover. His book Year Zero: A History of 1945 will be published in September 2013.
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.
Janet Malcolm was born in Prague. She was educated at the High School of Music and Art, in New York, and at the University of Michigan. Along with In the Freud Archives, her books include Diana and Nikon: Essays on Photography, Psychoanalysis: The Impossible Profession, The Journalist and the Murderer, The Purloined Clinic: Selected Writings, The Silent Woman: Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, The Crime of Sheila McGough, and Reading Chekhov: A Critical Journey. She wrote about the trial of Mazoltuv Borukhova, the mother of Michelle, in her book Iphigenia in Forest Hills, just out in paperback. Her collection Forty-One False Starts: Essays on Artists and Writers will be published in the spring of 2013.She lives in New York.
Adam Michnik is Editor in Chief of the Warsaw daily newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza. His piece in this issue will appear in Andrei Sakharov and Human Rights, a collection of Sakharov’s writings that is being published by the Council of Europe this month. (January 2011)
Christian Caryl is a Senior Fellow at the Legatum Institute and the Editor of Foreign Policy’s Democracy Lab website. His book Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century was published in April 2013.
Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917–2009) was an Irish historian and politician. He was elected to the Irish parliament in 1969 and served as a Minister from 1973 until 1977. His works include States of Ireland, The Great Melody and Memoir: My Life and Themes.
Peter Partner’s books include Arab Voices and The Pope’s Men: The Papal Service in the Renaissance. His new book, God of Battles: Holy Wars of Christianity and Islam, has been published in the United Kingdom. (February 1998)
Michael Scammell is the author of Solzhenitsyn: A Biography and Koestler: The Literary and Political Odyssey of a Twentieth-Century Skeptic. He is Professor Emeritus of Writing and Translation at Columbia. (March 2013)
Hugh Lloyd-Jones is the Regius Professor of Greek Emeritus at Oxford University. His many books include The Justice of Zeus, the Oxford Text of Sophocles, and three volumes of Sophocles for the Loeb Classical Library. (December 2000)
Garry Wills is Professor of History Emeritus at Northwestern. His study of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. His latest book, Why Priests? A Failed Tradition, was published in February 2013.