Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises by Timothy F. Geithner
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the US Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald
The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man by Luke Harding
United States of Secrets a Frontline documentary (part one produced and directed by Michael Kirk; part two produced by Martin Smith)
The NSA Report: Liberty and Security in a Changing World by the President’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies: Richard A. Clarke, Michael J. Morell, Geoffrey R. Stone, Cass R. Sunstein, and Peter Swire
Bourbon Street: A History by Richard Campanella
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon by Brad Stone
Walter Benjamin: A Critical Life by Howard Eiland and Michael W. Jennings
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis
The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book by Peter Finn and Petra Couvée
Inside the Zhivago Storm: The Editorial Adventures of Pasternak’s Masterpiece by Paolo Mancosu
Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and in Health by Jeanne E. Abrams
Antarctica: An Intimate Portrait of a Mysterious Continent by Gabrielle Walker
What We Know: The Reality, Risks and Response to Climate Change a report by the Climate Science Panel of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment a report by the US Global Change Research Program
Essays and Reviews, 1959–2002 by Bernard Williams, with a foreword by Michael Wood
Foreign Policy Begins at Home: The Case for Putting America’s House in Order by Richard N. Haass
Restraint: A New Foundation for US Grand Strategy by Barry R. Posen
The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State by John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge
Reforming Taxation to Promote Growth and Equity a white paper by Joseph Stiglitz
Voices from Tibet: Selected Essays and Reportage by Tsering Woeser and Wang Lixiong, edited and translated from the Chinese by Violet S. Law, and with an introduction by Robert Barnett
Tibet: An Unfinished Story by Lezlee Brown Halper and Stefan Halper
A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 3: The Storm Clouds Descend, 1955–1957 by Melvyn C. Goldstein
Revolutionary Ideas: An Intellectual History of the French Revolution from The Rights of Man to Robespierre by Jonathan Israel
Every Day Is for the Thief by Teju Cole
Laughter in Ancient Rome: On Joking, Tickling, and Cracking Up by Mary Beard
The Infatuations by Javier Marías, translated from the Spanish by Margaret Jull Costa
In the Night of Time by Antonio Muñoz Molina, translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman
Living Hell: The Dark Side of the Civil War by Michael C.C. Adams
The Second Arab Awakening: And the Battle for Pluralism by Marwan Muasher
The People Want: A Radical Exploration of the Arab Uprising by Gilbert Achcar, translated from the French by G.M. Goshgarian
Hilton Als is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the coauthor, most recently, of Robert Gober: The Heart Is Not a Metaphor, which was published simultaneously with the exhibition of Gober’s work at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
David A. Bell is Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the Era of North Atlantic Revolutions at Princeton. He is the author, most recently, of The First Total War: Napoleon’s Europe and the Making of Warfare as We Know It. (July 2014)
Samuel Freeman is the Avalon Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Philosophy and of Law at the University of Pennsylvania. Among his books are Justice and the Social Contract and Rawls. (July 2014)
Jerome Groopman is the Recanati Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief of Experimental Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He has published more than 180 scientific articles, is a staff writer at The New Yorker and, most recently, the coauthor with Pamela Hartzband of Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What Is Right for You.
Gideon Lewis-Kraus is the author of A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful. He was the coeditor, with Arnold Eisen, of Philip Rieff’s Sacred Order/Social Order III. (January 2015)
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, most recently, of 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.
James McPherson is George Henry Davis ’86 Professor of American History Emeritus at Princeton. His books include Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989, and, most recently, The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters.
Malise Ruthven is the author of Islam: A Very Short Introduction, Islam in the World: The Divine Supermarket (a study of Christian fundamentalism), A Fury for God: The Islamist Attack on America, A Satanic Affair: Salman Rushdie and the Wrath of Islam, and several other books. His latest book is Encounters with Islam: On Religion, Politics and Modernity.
Gordon Wood is the Alva O. Way University Professor and Professor of History Emeritus at Brown. In honor of the 250th anniversary of the Stamp Act, his two edited volumes of The American Revolution: Writings from the Pamphlet Debate, 1764–1776 will be published this summer, 2015.