The Crack-Up

The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression by Andrew Solomon

Where the Roots Reach for Water: A Personal and Natural History of Melancholia by Jeffery Smith

The Nature of Melancholy: From Aristotle to Kristeva edited by Jennifer Radden

The Unknown Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton: Collected Stories, 1891–1910 selected and with notes by Maureen Howard

Edith Wharton: Collected Stories, 1911–1937 selected and with notes by Maureen Howard

Saving Us from Darwin

The Wedge of Truth: Splitting the Foundations of Naturalism by Phillip E. Johnson

Icons of Evolution: Science or Myth? Why Much of What We Teach About Evolution Is Wrong by Jonathan Wells

Darwin’s Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution by Michael J. Behe

Mere Creation: Science, Faith and Intelligent Design edited by William A. Dembski

Intelligent Design: The Bridge Between Science and Theology by William A. Dembski

Tower of Babel: The Evidence Against the New Creationism by Robert T. Pennock

Finding Darwin’s God: A Scientist’s Search for Common Ground Between God and Evolution by Kenneth R. Miller

Harold Pinter’s Celebration

Harold Pinter Festival presented by the Lincoln Center Festival 2001

The Spaces Between the Words: A Tribute to Harold Pinter presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center

The Room by Harold Pinter

The Homecoming by Harold Pinter

Landscape by Harold Pinter

Monologue by Harold Pinter

A Kind of Alaska by Harold Pinter

One for the Road by Harold Pinter

Mountain Language by Harold Pinter

Ashes to Ashes by Harold Pinter

Celebration by Harold Pinter

Witness to Fascism

Journal, 1935–1944 by Mihail Sebastian,translated from the Romanian by Patrick Camiller, with an introduction by Radu Ioanid


John Banville’s novel Snow will be published in October. (April 2020)

Robert Cottrell is Editor of The Browser. He has served as Moscow bureau chief for both The Economist and the Financial Times. (December 2017)

Frederick C. Crews’s new book, Freud: The Making of an Illusion, will be published in the fall.
 (February 2017)

Rosemary Dinnage’s books include The Ruffian on the Stair, One to One: Experiences of Psychotherapy, and Annie Besant.

Caroline Fraser’s most recent book, Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder, received the Pulitzer Prize for biography. Her first book, God’s Perfect Child: Living and Dying in the Christian Science Church, was reissued last fall. (May 2020)

Peter Gay is Director of the Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library. He wrote Schnitzler’s Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815–1914.

Stephen Jay Gould (1941–2002) was an American geologist, biologist and historian of science. He taught at Harvard, where he was named Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, and at NYU. His last book was Punctuated Equilibrium.

Hermione Lee was President of Wolfson College, Oxford, from 2008 until 2017. Her most recent book is a biography of 
Penelope Fitzgerald. Her biography of Tom Stoppard will be 
published this fall. (May 2020)

John Leonard writes on books every month for Harper’s and on television every week for New York magazine. (June 2007)

Richard C. Lewontin is Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and Professor of Biology at Harvard University. He is the author of The Genetic Basis of Evolutionary Change and Biology as Ideology, and the co-author of The Dialectical Biologist (with Richard Levins) and Not in Our Genes (with Steven Rose and Leon Kamin).

Daniel Mendelsohn is Editor-at-Large at The New York ­Review and Professor of Humanities at Bard. His new collection of essays, ­Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones, will be published in October.
 (April 2019)

M. F. Perutz (1914–2002) was an Austrian molecular biologist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1962. He is the author of Is Science Necessary?, Protein Structure, and I Wish I’d Made You Angry Earlier.

John Russell (1919–2008) was Chief Art Critic at The New York Times from 1982 until 1990. He was the author of many art-historical studies, including Matisse, Father & Son and The Meanings of Modern Art.

Keith Thomas is an Honorary Fellow of All Souls ­College, Oxford. His latest book is In Pursuit of Civility: Manners and Civilization in Early Modern England. (January 2019)

James Traub is a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine. He is currently writing a book about Times Square. (February 2002)

Brian Urquhart is a former Undersecretary-General of the United Nations. His books include Hammarskjöld, A Life in Peace and War, and Ralph Bunche: An American Life.