Eyes Wide Shut a film by Stanley Kubrick
The Corruption of American Politics: What Went Wrong and Why by Elizabeth Drew
Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate by Bob Woodward
The Sleeping Beauty performed by the Kirov Ballet at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, June 28-30, 1999 a ballet choreographed by Marius Petipa, with music by Tchaikovsky,
Juneteenth by Ralph Ellison
Alfred Stieglitz: Photographs & Writings second edition, edited by Sarah Greenough, by Juan Hamilton, with an introduction by Sarah Greenough
Stieglitz, O’Keeffe & American Modernism Connecticut, April 16-July 11, 1999. by Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser, by Amy Ellis, with Maura Lyons. Catalog of an exhibition at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford,
Broke Heart Blues by Joyce Carol Oates
Paris and Elsewhere by Richard Cobb, edited and introduced by David Gilmour, by (Distributed in the US by Trafalgar Square)
The French and Their Revolution by Richard Cobb, edited and introduced by David Gilmour
Unvanquished: A US-UN Saga by Boutros Boutros-Ghali
The First World War by John Keegan
The Pity of War by Niall Ferguson
I Ain’t Got Time to Bleed: Reworking the Body Politic from the Bottom Up by Jesse Ventura
Body Slam: The Jesse Ventura Story by Jake Tapper
Me, by Jimmy (Big Boy) Valente, Governor of Minnesota as told to Garrison Keillor
Requiem for Nature by John Terborgh
The Condor’s Shadow: The Loss and Recovery of Wildlife in America by David S. Wilcove
Continental Conservation: Scientific Foundations of Regional Reserve Networks edited by Michael E. Soulé, by John Terborgh
The Deposition of Father McGreevy by Brian O'Doherty
All of Us: The Collected Poems by Raymond Carver
Cathedral by Raymond Carver
Fires: Essays, Poems, Stories by Raymond Carver
A New Path to the Waterfall by Raymond Carver
No Heroics, Please: Uncollected Writings by Raymond Carver
Where I’m Calling From: New and Selected Stories by Raymond Carver. tenth-anniversary edition
What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
Will You Please Be Quiet, Please? by Raymond Carver
Tony Judt (1948–2010) was the founder and director of the Remarque Institute at NYU and the author of Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945, Ill Fares the Land, and The Burden of Responsibility: Blum, Camus, Aron, and the French Twentieth Century, among other books.
Tim Judah has written widely on foreign affairs. He reports on the Balkans for The Economist and its online column Eastern Approaches. He is the author of books about the region and a biography of Abebe Bikila, the first black African to win a gold medal at the Olympics. (May 2012)
Paul Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History and Director of International Security Studies at Yale, is the author and editor of fifteen books, including The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers. His latest book is The Parliament of Man: The Past, Present, and Future of the United Nations. (November 2006)
Avishai Margalit is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the winner of the 2012 Philosophical Book Award (Hannover) for his most recent book, On Compromise and Rotten Compromises.
Bill McKibben is Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College, and the author of The End of Nature, Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future, Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet and of the forthcoming Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist.. He is also the founder of 350.org, the global climate campaign that has been actively involved in the fight against natural gas fracking.
Larry McMurtry lives in Archer City, Texas. His novels include The Last Picture Show, Terms of Endearment, Lonesome Dove (winner of the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction), Folly and Gloryand Rhino Ranch. His nonfiction works include a biography of Crazy Horse, Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen, Paradise, Sacagawea’s Nickname: Essays on the American West and, most recently, Custer.
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.
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.
Brian Urquhart is a former Undersecretary-General of the United Nations. His books include Hammarskjöld, A Life in Peace and War, and Ralph Bunche: An American Life. His article in this issue draws on his essay in Tyringham Topics. (February 2013)
John Terborgh, who has worked in the Peruvian Amazon since 1973, is Research Professor in the Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences at Duke and Director of its Center for Tropical Conservation. His latest book, co-edited with James A. Estes, is Trophic Cascades: Predators, Prey, and the Changing Dynamics of Nature. (April 2012)
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.