The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation by David Brion Davis
Kehua! by Fay Weldon
Praxis by Fay Weldon
Down Among the Women by Fay Weldon
Auto da Fay: A Memoir by Fay Weldon
Splitting by Fay Weldon
The Bulgari Connection by Fay Weldon
She May Not Leave by Fay Weldon
Long Live the King by Fay Weldon
The New Countess by Fay Weldon
The XX Factor: How the Rise of Working Women Has Created a Far Less Equal World by Alison Wolf
Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum catalog by Paul Roberts of a recent exhibition at the British Museum
Herculaneum: Art of a Buried City by Maria Paola Guidobaldi and Domenico Esposito, with photographs by Luciano Pedicini, translated from the Italian by Ceil Friedman
No Exit from Pakistan: America’s Tortured Relationship with Islamabad by Daniel S. Markey
The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth by Mark Mazzetti
Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding by Husain Haqqani
The China-Pakistan Axis: Asia’s New Geopolitics by Andrew Small
Karachi: Ordered Disorder and the Struggle for the City by Laurent Gayer
The Prisoner by Omar Shahid Hamid
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert
Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition by David Nirenberg
Reflections on Judging by Richard A. Posner
Stranger Magic: Charmed States and the Arabian Nights by Marina Warner
One Thousand and One Nights a retelling by Hanan al-Shaykh, with a foreword by Mary Gaitskill
Ping-Pong Diplomacy: The Secret History Behind the Game That Changed the World by Nicholas Griffin
The Confidence Trap: A History of Democracy in Crisis from World War I to the Present by David Runciman
Prince Igor an opera by Alexander Borodin, directed by Dmitri Tcherniakov
Scotland’s Future: Your Guide to an Independent Scotland by the Scottish Government
The Road to Independence?: Scotland in the Balance by Murray Pittock, with a foreword by Alex Salmond
Drew Gilpin Faust is the President of Harvard University and the Lincoln Professor of History in Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences. She is the author of six books, most recently This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War. (March 2014)
John Gray is Emeritus Professor of European Thought at the London School of Economics. Among his recent books are Straw Dogs: Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals, False Dawn: The Delusions of Global Capitalism, Heresies: Against Progress and Other Illusions, and The Immortalization Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death. His latest book, The Silence of Animals: On Progress and Other Modern Myths, will be published in June 2013.
Anatol Lieven is a Professor in the War Studies Department of King’s College London and a Senior Fellow of the New America Foundation in Washington, D.C. He is the author of Ukraine and Russia: A Fraternal Rivalry.
Alison Lurie is Frederic J. Whiton Professor of American Literature Emerita at Cornell. She is the author of two collections of essays on children’s literature, Don’t Tell the Grownups and Boys and Girls Forever, and the editor of The Oxford Book of Fairy Tales. Her most recent novel is Truth and Consequences.
Roderick Macfarquhar is Leroy B. Williams Research Professor of History and Political Science at Harvard. His most recent publication as editor and contributor is The Politics of China: Sixty Years of the People’s Republic of China. (March 2014)
Edward Mendelson is the Lionel Trilling Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University and the literary executor of the estate of W.H. Auden. He is the author of Early Auden, Later Auden, and The Things That Matter, a volume of essays on Mary Shelley, Emily and Charlotte Brönte, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf. His Moral Agents: Eight Twentieth-Century American Writers will be published in early 2015.
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.
Timothy Snyder is Housum Professor of History at Yale and the author of Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin. This month, he is to deliver a Philippe Roman Lecture on the origins of the Holocaust at the London School of Economics. (March 2014)
Patricia Storace is the author of Heredity, a book of poems, Dinner with Persephone, a travel memoir about Greece, and Sugar Cane, a children’s book. Her new novel, A Book of Heaven, was published in February 2014. She lives in New York.
Michael Walzer is Professor Emeritus in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study and Co-editor Emeritus of Dissent magazine. He is the author most recently of In God’s Shadow: Politics in the Hebrew Bible. (March 2014)