Brecht and Company: Sex, Politics, and the Making of the Modern Drama by John Fuegi
Bertolt Brecht: Journals, 19341955 translated by Hugh Rorrison, edited by John Willett
After Brecht by Janelle Reinelt
Gentleman Spy: The Life of Allen Dulles by Peter Grose
None to Accompany Me by Nadine Gordimer
Rereading Nadine Gordimer by Kathrin Wagner
The Following Story by Cees Nooteboom, translated by Ina Rilke
The Currency of Fame: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance edited by Stephen K. Scher, photography by John Bigelow Taylor
Fallen Sparrows: The International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War by Michael Jackson
The Odyssey of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade by Peter N. Carroll
Prisoners of the Good Fight: The Spanish Civil War, 19361938 by Carl Geiser, preface by Robert G. Colodny
Remembering Spain: Hemingway’s Civil War Eulogy and the Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade edited by Cary Nelson, essays by Milton Wolff, by Cary Nelson. includes a tape of Hemingway's recording of the eulogy
Another Hill: An Autobiographical Novel by Milton Wolff
A.O. Barnabooth, His Diary by Valery Larbaud, translated by Gilbert Cannan, Introduction by Alan Jenkins
Childish Things by Valery Larbaud, translated by Catherine Wald
Lettres à Adrienne Monnier et à Sylvia Beach, 19191933 by Valery Larbaud
On Psychological Prose by Lydia Ginzburg, translated and edited by Judson Rosengrant
The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (3rd edition) by Ellen Bass, by Laura Davis
The Myth of Repressed Memory: False Memories and Allegations of Sexual Abuse by Elizabeth Loftus, by Katherine Ketcham
Making Monsters: False Memories, Psychotherapy, and Sexual Hysteria by Richard Ofshe, by Ethan Watters
Victims of Memory: Incest Accusations and Shattered Lives by Mark Pendergrast
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.
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 Knox (1914–2010) was an English classicist. He was the first director of Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, DC. Among his many books are The Heroic Temper, The Oldest Dead White European Males, and Backing into the Future: The Classical Tradition and Its Renewal. He is the editor of The Norton Book of Classical Literature and wrote the introductions and notes for Robert Fagles’s translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
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.
Michael Meyer (1921-2000) was a translator, novelist, biographer, and playwright, best known for his translations of the works of Ibsen and Strindberg. His biography of Ibsen won the Whitbread Prize for Biography in 1971.
Thomas Powers is the author of The Man Who Kept the Secrets: Richard Helms and the CIA (1979), Heisenberg’s War: The Secret History of the German Bomb (1993), Intelligence Wars: American Secret History from Hitler to al-Qaeda (2002; revised and expanded edition, 2004), and The Confirmation (2000), a novel. He won a Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting in 1971 and has contributed to The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Book Review, Harper’s, The Nation, The Atlantic, and Rolling Stone. His latest book, The Killing of Crazy Horse, won the 2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History. He is currently writing a memoir of his father, who once told him that the last time he met Clare Boothe Luce was in the office of Allen Dulles.
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.
Ingrid D. Rowland is a professor, based in Rome, at the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture. A frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, she is the author of The Culture of the High Renaissance: Ancients and Moderns in Sixteenth-Century Rome and The Scarith of Scornello: A Tale of Renaissance Forgery. She has also published a translation of Vitruvius’ Ten Books of Architecture and a history of Villa Taverna, the US ambassador’s residence in Rome.
Daniel J. Kevles is Stanley Woodward Professor of History at Yale. His recent works include The Baltimore Case and he is currently completing a history of intellectual property in plants, animals, and people.