Picture of Dorian Gray

The Backbench Diaries of Richard Crossman

edited by Janet Morgan

Demon Lover

Memoirs of an Anti-Semite

by Gregor von Rezzori

Sociable Comets

Shadow Train

by John Ashbery

Descending Figure

by Louise Glück

Stage Fret

Making Scenes: A Personal History of the Turbulent Years at Yale, 1966-1979

by Robert Brustein

The Camera Age: Essays on Television

by Michael J. Arlen

The Great Bourgeois Bargain

The Bon Marché: Bourgeois Culture and the Department Store, 1869-1920

by Michael B. Miller


The Men's Club

by Leonard Michaels

Phew! Oops! Oof!

Forms of Talk

by Erving Goffman

Stretch Genes

Genes, Mind, and Culture: The Coevolutionary Process

by Charles J. Lumsden and Edward O. Wilson

Growing Up East German

Twelve Years: An American Boyhood in East Germany

by Joel Agee

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