1920 Diary by Isaac Babel, edited and with an introduction and notes by Carol J. Avins, translated by H. T. Willetts
Collected Stories by Isaac Babel, translated by David McDuff
Oswald’s Tale: An American Mystery by Norman Mailer
Hilarion to Echo (poem)
The Father: A Life of Henry James, Sr. by Alfred Habegger
Graham Greene: The Man Within by Michael Shelden
Graham Greene: The Enemy Within by Michael Shelden
The Life of Graham Greene Volume II, 1939-1955 by Norman Sherry
Graham Greene: Three Lives by Anthony Mockler
Graham Greene: Friend and Brother by Leopoldo Duran, translated by Euan Cameron
The Graham Greene Film Reader: Reviews, Essays, Interviews & Film Stories edited by David Parkinson
Reef by Romesh Gunesekera
The House of Percy: Honor, Melancholy, and Imagination in a Southern Family by Bertram Wyatt-Brown
The Literary Percys: Family History, Gender, and the Southern Imagination by Bertram Wyatt-Brown
The Unusual Life of Tristan Smith by Peter Carey
The Making of Victorian Sexuality by Michael Mason
Prince Eddy and the Homosexual Underworld by Theo Aronson
China Wakes: The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power by Nicholas D. Kristof, by Sheryl WuDunn
Mandate of Heaven: A New Generation of Entrepreneurs, Dissidents, Bohemians, and Technocrats Lays Claim to China’s Future by Orville Schell
Egypt in Late Antiquity by Roger S. Bagnall
The Roman Near East, 31 BCAD 337 by Fergus Millar
Piet Mondrian: 18721944 Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, June 11September 4, 1995; and The Museum of Modern Art, New York, October 1, 1995January 23, 1996 an exhibition at the Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague; The National
Piet Mondrian catalog of the exhibition by Yve-Alain Bois, by Joop Joosten, by Angelica Zander Rudenstine, by Hans Janssen
Piet Mondrian: The Amsterdam Years by Robert Welsh, by Boudewijn Bakker, by Marty Bax
Mondrian by John Milner
Mondrian: The Art of Destruction by Carel Blotkamp
Czesław Miłosz (1911–2004) was born in Szetejnie, Lithuania. Over the course of his long and prolific career he published works in many genres, including criticism (The Captive Mind), fiction (The Issa Valley), memoir (Native Realm), and poetry (New and Collected Poems, 1931-2001). He was a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1980.
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.
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.
Pico Iyer is a Distinguished Presidential Fellow at Chapman University. He is the author of several books, including Video Night in Kathmandu, The Lady and the Monk, and The Global Soul. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books and other publications and his most recent book is The Man Within My Head.
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.
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)
Robert Stone was born in Brooklyn in 1937. He is the author of seven novels: A Hall of Mirrors, the National Book Award–winning Dog Soldiers, A Flag for Sunrise, Children of Light, Outerbridge Reach, Damascus Gate, and Bay of Souls. He has also written short stories, essays, and screenplays, and published a short story collection, Bear and His Daughter, which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. He lives in New York City and in Key West, Florida.
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.
Umberto Eco is a professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna and the author of numerous novels and collections of essays, including The Name of the Rose, Foucault’s Pendulum, and most recently, Turning Back the Clock: Hot Wars and Media Populism.
David Lodge is a novelist and critic and Emeritus Professor of English Literature at the University of Birmingham, England. His novels include Changing Places, Small World, Nice Work, Author, Author and A Man of Parts. His most recent works of criticism are Consciousness and the Novel and The Year of Henry James.