Celebrity Caricature in America April 10-August 23, 1998. byan exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., Catalog of the exhibition by Wendy Wick Reaves
San’ya Blues: Laboring Life in Contemporary Tokyo by Edward Fowler
Molding Japanese Minds: The State in Everyday Life by Sheldon Garon
The Threat by David M. Jacobs
Confirmation: The Hard Evidence of Aliens Among Us by Whitley Strieber
Aliens in America: Conspiracy Cultures from Outerspace to Cyberspace by Jodi Dean
Three Poems (poem)
Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk by Peter L. Bernstein
It Was a Very Good Year: Extraordinary Moments in Stock Market History by Martin S. Fridson
Security Analysis: The Classic 1934 Edition by Benjamin Graham, by David Dodd
A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton G. Malkiel. sixth edition
What Works on Wall Street by James P. O'Shaughnessy. revised edition
Stocks for the Long Run: The Definitive Guide to Financial Market Returns and Long-Term Investment Strategies by Jeremy J. Siegel
Advances in Behavioral Finance edited by Richard H. Thaler
Securities Markets in the 1980s, Volume I: The New Regime, 1979-1984 by Barrie A. Wigmore
The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham, with introduction and appendix by Warren Buffett. fourth revised edition
The Children by David Halberstam
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement by John Lewis, with Michael D'Orso
Theodor Fontane: Literature and History in the Bismarck Reich by Gordon A. Craig
Cornered: Big Tobacco at the Bar of Justice by Peter Pringle
History of Structuralism by François Dosse, translated by Deborah Glassman
The Other Heading: Reflections on Today’s Europe by Jacques Derrida, translated by Pascale-Anne Brault, by Michael B. Naas
Specters of Marx: The State of the Debt, the Work of Mourning, and the New International by Jacques Derrida, translated by Peggy Kamuf
Force de loi by Jacques Derrida
Moscou aller-retour by Jacques Derrida
Politics of Friendship by Jacques Derrida, translated by George Collins
Cosmopolites de tous les pays, encore un effort! by Jacques Derrida
The Life of Insects by Victor Pelevin, Translated from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield
Omon Ra by Victor Pelevin, Translated from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield
The Soviet World of American Communism by Harvey Klehr, by John Earl Haynes, by Kyrill M. Anderson
Athens from Alexander to Antony by Christian Habicht
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.
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.
John Updike (1932–2009) was born in Shillington, Pennsylvania. In 1954 he began to publish in The New Yorker, where he continued to contribute short stories, poems, and criticism until his death. His major work was the set of four novels chronicling the life of Harry “Rabbit: Angstrom, he two of which, Rabbit is Richand Rabbit at Rest, won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. His last books were the novel The Widows of Eastwick and Due Considerations, a collection of his essays and criticism.
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.
Mark Lilla is Professor of the Humanities at Columbia and author of The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics. His article in the April 25, 2013 issue will appear as the introduction to Against the Current by Isaiah Berlin, to be published in a new edition by Princeton University Press in May 2013.
Pankaj Mishra lives in London and India. He is the author of The Romantics, winner of the Los Angeles Times’s Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, and An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books and The Guardian. Mishra’s recent books include Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond and From the Ruins of Empire: The Intellectuals Who Remade Asia.