Middle Passage by Charles Johnson
Middle Passage by Charles Johnson
The Table Talk of W.H. Auden by Alan Ansen, edited by Nicholas Jenkins, Introduction by Richard Howard
Memoirs of a Bastard Angel by Harold Norse
W.H. Auden: ‘The Map of All My Youth,’ Early Works, Friends and Influences Auden Studies, Volume I edited by Katherine Bucknell, edited by Nicholas Jenkins
Auden’s Apologies For Poetry by Lucy McDiarmid
D.H. Lawrence: A Biography by Jeffrey Meyers
Kazimir Malevich, 1878–1935 September–November, 1990; The Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, November 28, 1900–January 13, 1991; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 7, 1991–March 24, 1991 an exhibition at The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC,
Kazimir Malevich, 1878–1935 catalog of the exhibition, edited by Jeanne D'Andrea
The Colonel: The Life and Wars of Henry Stimson, 1867–1950 by Godfrey Hodgson
The Music of Chance by Paul Auster
East Is East by T. Coraghessan Boyle
Traffic and Laughter by Ted Mooney
The Letters of Sigmund Freud to Eduard Silberstein, 1871–1881 edited by Walter Boehlich, translated by A.J. Pomerans
Through the Russian Prism: Essays on Literature and Culture by Joseph Frank
The Blessed Revolution: English Politics and the Coming of War, 1621–1624 by Thomas Cogswell
Charles I and the Road to Personal Rule by L.J. Reeve
Puritans and Roundheads: The Harleys of Brampton Bryan and the Outbreak of the English Civil War by Jacqueline Eales
Conflict in Early Stuart England: Studies in Religion and Politics, 1603–1642 edited by Richard Cust, edited by Ann Hughes
Das Deutsche Wagnis by Klaus von Dohnanyi
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.
Robert Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.
Joan Didion is the author, most recently, of Blue Nights and The Year of Magical Thinking, among seven other works of nonfiction. Her five novels include A Book of Common Prayer and Democracy. (May 2016)
Timothy Garton Ash is Professor of European Studies and Isaiah Berlin Professorial Fellow at St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford. A new edition of his book The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of ’89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague will be published this fall. (October 2019)
John Golding (1929–2012) was a British painter and art historian. He taught at the Courtauld Institute and the Royal College of Art. Among his many books was Cubism: A History and an Analysis, which refuted the notion that Cubism represented a break with the realist tradition. Golding also curated exhibitions on both sides of the Atlantic, including Picasso: Painter/Sculpter and Matisse Picasso.
Simon Head is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University, and Director of Programs for the New York Review of Books Foundation. He is the author of Mindless: Why Smarter Machines Are Making Dumber Humans (2014).
Stanley Hoffmann (1928-2015) was the Paul and Catherine Buttenwieser University Professor at Harvard. His most recent books are Chaos and Violence: What Globalization, Failed States, and Terrorism Mean for US Foreign Policy and Rousseau and Freedom, coedited with Christie McDonald.
Robert Towers (1923–1995) was an American critic and novelist. Born in Virginia, Towers was educated at Princeton and served for two years as Vice Counsel at the American Consulate General in Calcutta before dedicating himself to literary studies. He taught English literature and creative writing at Princeton, Queens College and Columbia.
Garry Wills, a journalist and historian, is the author of numerous books, including Nixon Agonistes (1970), Inventing America (1978), Explaining America: The Federalist (1981), and Lincoln at Gettysburg (1993), which won a Pulitzer Prize that year. His most recent book is What the Qur’an Meant: And Why It Matters (2017). (November 2019)
Lord Zuckerman (1904–1993) was a British zoologist and military strategist. Having advised the Allies on bombing strategy during World War II, he spent much of his later life campaigning for nuclear non-proliferation. Zuckerman was knighted in 1956 and made a life peer in 1971.