The Last Leopard: A Life of Giuseppe di Lampedusa by David Gilmour
Lone Star Rising: Lyndon Johnson and His Times, 19081960 by Robert Dallek
The Triumph & Tragedy of Lyndon Johnson: The White House Years by Joseph A. Califano Jr.
The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan by Robert Kanigel
Snow Jobs (poem)
The Radetzky March by Joseph Roth, translated by Eva Tucker, translated by Geoffrey Dunlop
Hotel Savoy, including ‘Fallmerayer the Stationmaster’ and ‘The Bust of the Emperor’ by Joseph Roth, translated by John Hoare
‘The Spider’s Web’ and ‘Zipper and his Father’ by Joseph Roth, translated by John Hoare
The Emperor’s Tomb by Joseph Roth, translated by John Hoare
Flight Without End by Joseph Roth, translated by David LeVay
The Silent Prophet by Joseph Roth, translated by David Le Vay
‘The Legend of the Holy Drinker’ and ‘Right and Left’ by Joseph Roth, translated by Michael Hofmann
Hunger and Public Action by Jean Drèze, by Amartya Sen
Talking It Over by Julian Barnes
Freud and Moses: The Long Journey Home by Emanuel Rice
Freud’s Moses: Judaism Terminable and Interminable by Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi
In the Realm of a Dying Emperor: A Portrait of Japan at Century’s End by Norma Field
Islamic History: A Framework for Inquiry, Revised Edition by R. Stephen Humphreys
Harlot’s Ghost by Norman Mailer
The Battle of the Books: History and Literature in the Augustan Age by Joseph M. Levine
South: A Play by Julian Green
The Distant Lands by Julian Green, translated by Barbara Beaumont
Paris by Julian Green, translated by J. A. Underwood
Adrienne Mesurat by Julian Green, translated by Henry Longan Stuart, revised by Marilyn Gaddis Rose
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.
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.
James Merrill (1926–1995) was an American poet whose major work The Changing Light at Sandover describes a series of spirit communications conducted over many years. He won the National Book Award from his collections Nights and Days and Mirabell: Books of Number.
C. Vann Woodward (1908–1999) was a historian of the American South. He taught at Johns Hopkins and at Yale, where he was named the Sterling Professor of History. His books include Mary Chesnut’s Civil War and The Old World’s New World.
John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.
Alfred Kazin (1915–1998) was a writer and teacher. Among his books are On Native Grounds, a study of American literature from Howells to Faulkner, and the memoirs A Walker in the Cityand New York Jew. In 1996, he received the first Lifetime Award in Literary Criticism from the Truman Capote Literary Trust.
Bernard Lewis is Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Near Eastern Studies Emeritus at Princeton. His most recent books are Music of a Distant Drum and What Went Wrong: Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response. (May 2002)