Licks of Love: Short Stories and a Sequel by John Updike
Licks of Love: Short Stories and a Sequel by John Updike
An American Family: The KennansThe First Three Generations by George F. Kennan
The Body Artist by Don DeLillo
Left Back: A Century of Failed School Reforms by Diane Ravitch
Stories & Remarks by Raymond Queneau, with a preface by Michel Leiris, translated and with an introduction by Marc Lowenthal
The Bark Tree[Le Chiendent] by Raymond Queneau, translated from the French by Barbara Wright
Odile by Raymond Queneau,translated from the French by Carol Sanders
Raymond Queneau (1985) by Allen Thiher
Exercises in Style by Raymond Queneau,translated from the French by Barbara Wright
Zazie[Zazie dans le métro] by Raymond Queneau, translated from the French by Barbara Wright
å?uvres complètes, Volume One by Raymond Queneau, edited by Claude Debon
We Always Treat Women Too Well [On est toujours trop bon avec les femmes] by Raymond Queneau. translated from the French by Barbara Wright
Kwangju Diary: Beyond Death, Beyond the Darkness of the Age by Lee Jai-eui, translated from the Korean by Kap Su Seol and Nick Mamatas
The Kwangju Uprising: Eyewitness Press Accounts of Korea’s Tiananmen edited by Henry Scott-Stokesand Lee Jai-eui, with a foreword by President Kim Dae-jung
Cardano’s Cosmos: The Worlds and Works of a Renaissance Astrologer by Anthony Grafton
Giordano Bruno and Renaissance Science by Hilary Gatti
Galileo’s Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love by Dava Sobel
The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar Observatories by J.L. Heilbron
The Diagnosis by Alan Lightman
Einstein’s Dreams by Alan Lightman
Good Benito by Alan Lightman
Dance for Two by Alan Lightman
Strange Victory: Hitler’s Conquest of France by Ernest R. May
The Hill Bachelors by William Trevor
Death in Summer (1998) by William Trevor
After Rain (1996) by William Trevor
Excursions in the Real World (1994) by William Trevor
Felicia’s Journey (1994) by William Trevor
The Collected Stories (1993) by William Trevor
Two Lives (1991) by William Trevor
Nights at the Alexandra (1987) by William Trevor
Fools of Fortune (1983) by William Trevor
The English Teacher (1945) by R.K. Narayan
Swami and Friends (1935) by R.K. Narayan
The Bachelor of Arts (1937) with an introductionby Graham Greene
The Dark Room (1938) by R.K. Narayan
Mr. Sampath: The Printer of Malgudi (1949) by R.K. Narayan
Waiting for the Mahatma (1955) by R.K. Narayan
The Vendor of Sweets (1967) by R.K. Narayan
The Painter of Signs (1977) by R.K. Narayan
My Dateless Diary: An American Journey (1988) by R.K. Narayan
The Financial Expert (1952) by R.K. Narayan
The Guide (1958) by R.K. Narayan
My Days (1973) by R.K. Narayan
Malgudi Days (1982) by R.K. Narayan
Mark Danner is the author, most recently, of Stripping Bare the Body: Politics Violence War. He is Chancellor’s Professor of English and Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley and James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and the Humanities at Bard. His writing and other work can be found at markdanner.com.
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
Ronald Dworkin (1931–2013) was Professor of Philosophy and Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law at NYU. His books include Is Democracy Possible Here?, Justice in Robes, Freedom’s Law, and Justice for Hedgehogs. He was the 2007 winner of the Ludvig Holberg International Memorial Prize for “his pioneering scholarly work” of “worldwide impact” and he was recently awarded the Balzan Prize for his “fundamental contributions to Jurisprudence.”
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.
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.
Darryl Pinckney, a longtime contributor to The New York Review of Books, is the author of a novel, High Cotton, and Out There: Mavericks of Black Literature. He has worked for Robert Wilson on various theatrical projects, most recently an adaptation of Daniil Kharms’s The Old Woman.
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. Her new book is From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town.
Roger Shattuck (1923–2005) was an American writer and scholar of French culture. He taught at Harvard, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Virginia, and Boston University, where he was named University Professor. His books includeForbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography.
Charles Simic is a poet, essayist, and translator. He has published some twenty collections of poetry, six books of essays, a memoir, and numerous translations. He is the recipient of many awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, the Griffin Prize, and a MacArthur Fellowship. Simic’s recent works include Voice at 3 a.m., a selection of later and new poems; Master of Disguises, new poems; and Confessions of a Poet Laureate, a collection of short essays that was published by New York Review Books as an e-book original. In 2007 Simic was appointed the fifteenth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress. His New and Selected Poems: 1962–2012 was published in March 2013. His article in this issue, August 14, 2014, was delivered as a talk at the Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology in Kraków earlier this year, when he was presented with the Zbigniew Herbert International Literary Award.