Middle Passage by Charles Johnson
The Table Talk of W.H. Auden by Alan Ansen, edited by Nicholas Jenkins, Introduction by Richard Howard
Memoirs of a Bastard Angel by Harold Norse
W.H. Auden: ‘The Map of All My Youth,’ Early Works, Friends and Influences Auden Studies, Volume I edited by Katherine Bucknell, edited by Nicholas Jenkins
Auden’s Apologies For Poetry by Lucy McDiarmid
D.H. Lawrence: A Biography by Jeffrey Meyers
Kazimir Malevich, 18781935 SeptemberNovember, 1990; The Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, November 28, 1900January 13, 1991; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 7, 1991March 24, 1991 an exhibition at The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC,
Kazimir Malevich, 18781935 catalog of the exhibition, edited by Jeanne D'Andrea
The Colonel: The Life and Wars of Henry Stimson, 18671950 by Godfrey Hodgson
The Music of Chance by Paul Auster
East Is East by T. Coraghessan Boyle
Traffic and Laughter by Ted Mooney
The Letters of Sigmund Freud to Eduard Silberstein, 18711881 edited by Walter Boehlich, translated by A.J. Pomerans
Through the Russian Prism: Essays on Literature and Culture by Joseph Frank
The Blessed Revolution: English Politics and the Coming of War, 16211624 by Thomas Cogswell
Charles I and the Road to Personal Rule by L.J. Reeve
Puritans and Roundheads: The Harleys of Brampton Bryan and the Outbreak of the English Civil War by Jacqueline Eales
Conflict in Early Stuart England: Studies in Religion and Politics, 16031642 edited by Richard Cust, edited by Ann Hughes
Das Deutsche Wagnis by Klaus von Dohnanyi
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.
Timothy Garton Ash is Professor of European Studies and Isaiah Berlin Professorial Fellow at St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford. He is the author of many books, including The Magic Lantern, an eyewitness account of the velvet revolutions of 1989. His most recent book is Facts Are Subversive: Political Writing from a Decade Without a Name. He is currently leading an Oxford University research project for the discussion of global free speech norms (www.freespeechdebate.com) and working on a book about free speech.
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.
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.
Stanley Hoffmann is Paul and Catherine Buttenwieser University Professor at Harvard. His most recent books are Chaos and Violence: What Globalization, Failed States, and Terrorism Mean for US Foreign Policy and Rousseau and Freedom, coedited with Christie McDonald.
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.
Lord Zuckerman (1904–1993) was a British zoologist and military strategist. Having advised the Allies on bombing strategy during World War II, he spent much of his later life campaigning for nuclear non-proliferation. Zuckerman was knighted in 1956 and made a life peer in 1971.
Oliver Sacks is a physician and the author of ten books, including The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Awakenings, An Anthropologist on Mars, and Musicophilia. He lives in New York City, where he is a professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine. His latest book, Hallucinations, was published in November 2012.
Simon Head is an Associate Fellow at the Rothermere American Institute at Oxford and a Scholar at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. His most recent book is The New Ruthless Economy: Work and Power in the Digital Age. (January 2011)
Robert Towers (1923–1995) was an American critic and novelist. Born in Virginia, Towers was educated at Princeton and served for two years as Vice Counsel at the American Consulate General in Calcutta before dedicating himself to literary studies. He taught English literature and creative writing at Princeton, Queens College and Columbia.
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.