Flow Chart by John Ashbery
Flow Chart by John Ashbery
Typical American by Gish Jen
What Was Mine by Ann Beattie
Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton, The CIA’s Master Spy Hunter by Tom Mangold
Solidarity, Solitude by Adam Zagajewski, translated by Lillian Vallee
Between East and West: Writings from ‘Kultura’ edited by Robert Kostrzewa
The Soccer War by Ryszard Kapuscinski, translated by William Brand
The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald edited by Matthew J Bruccoli
SIRO by David Ignatius
A Soldier of the Great War by Mark Helprin
The Seventh Victim directed by Mark Robson
The Dark Mirror directed by Robert Siodmak
Desperate directed by Anthony Mann
The Street With No Name directed by William Keighley
Road House directed by Jean Negulesco
Follow Me Quietly directed by Richard Fleischer
Caught directed by Max Ophuls
Gun Crazy directed by Joseph H. Lewis
Panic in the Streets directed by Elia Kazan
The Underworld Story directed by Cyril Endfield
Try and Get Me directed by Cyril Endfield
The Narrow Margin directed by Richard Fleischer
On Dangerous Ground directed by Nicholas Ray
Pickup on South Street directed by Samuel Fuller
Human Desire directed by Fritz Lang
Kiss Me Deadly directed by Robert Aldrich
Virus Hunting: AIDS, Cancer, and The Human Retrovirus: A Story of Scientific Discovery by Robert Gallo
Selected Writings 1950-1990 by Irving Howe
Minor Prophecies: The Literary Essay in the Culture Wars by Geoffrey H. Hartman
The Uses of Error by Frank Kermode
Versions of Pygmalion by J. Hillis Miller
Mozart: ‘Prodigy of Nature’ an exhibition at The Pierpont Morgan Library May 8August 4, 1991
Zaubertöne, Mozart in Wien 17811791 1990September 15, 1991 an exhibition at the Künstlerhaus, Vienna December 6,
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
Robert Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
Ronald Dworkin (1931–2013) was Professor of Philosophy and Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law at NYU. His books include Is Democracy Possible Here?, Justice in Robes, Freedom’s Law, and Justice for Hedgehogs. He was the 2007 winner of the Ludvig Holberg International Memorial Prize for “his pioneering scholarly work” of “worldwide impact” and he was recently awarded the Balzan Prize for his “fundamental contributions to Jurisprudence.”
Alfred Brendel is a pianist and author of several books of essays and poetry. His new book, A Pianist’s A–Z: A Piano Lover’s Reader, in which the text in this issue will appear, will be published in September. (July 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.
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.
Geoffrey O’Brien is Editor in Chief of the Library of America. His recent works include Early Autumn, The Fall of the House of Walworth and Stolen Glimpses, Captive Shadows: Writing on Film 2002–2012 .
Peter Singer is the Ira W. Decamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He is the author of *Animal Liberation*, the editor of *In Defense of Animals: The Second Wav*, and, with Paola Cavalieri, co-editor of *The Great Ape Project*.
Gore Vidal (1925–2012) was an American novelist, essayist, and playwright. His many works include the memoirs Point to Point Navigation and Palimpsest, the novels The City and the Pillar, Myra Breckinridge, and Lincoln, and the collection United States: Essays 1952–1992.