Contents


The Fire This Time

“I Do So Politely”: A Voice From the South by Robert Canzoneri

Mississippi Black Paper: Statements and Notarized Affidavits

Three Lives For Mississippi by William Bradford Huie

Letters From Mississippi edited by Elizabeth Sutherland

Integration At Ole Miss by Russell H. Barrett

Mississippi: The Long Hot Summer by William McCord

Freedom Summer by Sally Belfrage

Split Decisions

William Howard Taft: Chief Justice by Alpheus Thomas Mason

A Supreme Court Justice Is Appointed by David J. Danelski

Of Law and Life and Other Things That Matter by Felix Frankfurter, edited by Philip B. Kurland

Felix Frankfurter: The Judge edited by Wallace Mendelson

Justice Rutledge and the Bright Constellation by Fowler V. Harper

Amateurs

A Royal Affinity by Constance Wright

First Gentleman of the Bed Chamber by Hubert Cole

A Royal Spy by Edna Nixon

The African Revolution

The African Nettle edited by Frank S. Meyer

Africa
a Political Travelogue
by Thomas Molnar

Africa: From Independence to Tomorrow by David Hapgood

Emergent Africa by Scipio

Contributors

Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.

Jason Epstein, former Editorial Director at Random House, was a founder of The New York Review and of the Library of America. He is the author of Eating: A Memoir. (Dectember 2013)

Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.

Christopher Lasch (1932–1994) was an American historian.

Edmund R. Leach (1910–1989) was a British anthropologist. He is widely credited with introducing Anglophone readers to the work of Claude Lévi-Strauss. Leach served as provost of King’s College, Cambridge from 1966 until 1979; he was made a Fellow of the British Academy in 1972 and knighted in 1975. A two-volume selection of his writings, The Essential Edmund Leach, was published by Yale University Press in 2001.

Robert Mazzocco (1932–2017) was an American poet and critic.

J.H. Plumb (1911–2001) was a British historian. He taught at Cambridge and Columbia. Plumb was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 1968 and was knighted in 1982. His works include England in the Eighteenth Century, The Making of a Historian,and The American Experience.

Frances A. Yates (1899–1981) was an English historian. She taught for many years at The Warburg Institute, where she studied the history of esotericism in the West.