Jonathan Lieberson

Jonathan Lieberson (1949–1989) was a philosopher, editor and critic. Lieberson taught at Barnard and Columbia. His book of essays, Varieties, included reflections on personalities as diverse as Diana Vreeland, Paul Valery and Clifford Geertz.

Bombing in Bayreuth

Der Ring des Nibelungen

by Richard Wagner, directed by Harry Kupfer, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, designed by Hans Schavernoch. Bayreuth Festival, 1988

November 10, 1988 issue

The Sense of Santayana

The Sense of Santayana

George Santayana

by John McCormick

Persons and Places: Fragments of Autobiography

by George Santayana, edited by William G. Holzberger, edited by Herman J. Saatkamp Jr., with an introduction by Richard C. Lyon

March 31, 1988 issue

Chopping Up ‘The Cherry Orchard’

Chopping Up ‘The Cherry Orchard’

The Cherry Orchard

a play by Anton Chekhov, in a translation by Elisaveta Lavrova, directed by Peter Brook

The Shifting Point, 1946–1987

by Peter Brook

March 3, 1988 issue

Nixon in Brooklyn

Nixon in China

an opera, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, December 4-17, 1987

January 21, 1988 issue

Too Many People?

Are World Population Trends A Problem?

edited, with an introduction by Ben Wattenberg and Karl Zinsmeister

June 26, 1986 issue

The Reality of AIDS

A Strange Virus of Unknown Origin

by Dr. Jacques Liebowitch, translated from French by Richard Howard, with an introduction by Dr. Robert Gallo

Medical, Social, and Political Aspects of the AIDS Crisis: A Bibliography

compiled by D.W. McLeod and Alan V. Miller

Review of the Public Health Service's Response to AIDS: A Technical Memorandum, February 1985

Congress of the United States, Office of Technology Assessment

AIDS in the Mind of America

by Dennis Altman

AIDS: The Emerging Ethical Dilemmas

Hastings Center Report

The Question of AIDS

by Richard Liebmann-Smith

Understanding AIDS: A Comprehensive Guide

edited by Victor Gong, foreword by F. Mervyn Silverman

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January 16, 1986 issue

Lovely to Look At

The CIVIL warS

a tree is best measured when it is down by Robert Wilson and Heiner Müller

April 11, 1985 issue

Method Acting

A Treatise on Social Theory Volume I: The Methodology of Social Theory

by W.G. Runciman

November 8, 1984 issue

Making It


by Steven M.L. Aronson

June 16, 1983 issue

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