Contents


Burning at Both Ends

Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Nancy Milford

What Lips My Lips Have Kissed: The Loves and Love Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Daniel Mark Epstein

Edna St. Vincent Millay: Selected Poems edited by Colin Falck

The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay edited and with an introduction by Nancy Milford

Enron: Seduction and Betrayal

Report of Investigation by the Special Investigative Committee of the Board of Directors of Enron Corp. by William C. Powers Jr., Raymond S. Troubh, and Herbert S. Winokur Jr.

Sketches in Clay

Earth and Fire: Italian Terracotta Sculpture from Donatello to Canova Catalog of the exhibition edited by Bruce Boucher

Juan Muñoz Catalog of the exhibition edited by Neal Benezra, Olga M. Viso, Michael Brenson, and Paul Schimmel

Impressionist Still Life Catalog of the exhibitionby Eliza E. Rathbone and George T.M. Shackelford

The Mystery of Ignazio Silone

La cultura a Torino tra le due guerre (Culture in Turin Between the Two Wars) by Angelo D'Orsi

Fascist Modernities: Italy, 1922–1945 by Ruth Ben-Ghiat

L’informatore: Silone, i comunisti e la Polizia (The Informer: Silone, the Communists, and the Police) by Dario Biocca and Mauro Canali

Processo a Silone: La disavventura di un povero cristiano(Silone on Trial: The Misadventure of a Poor Christian) by Giuseppe Tamburrano, with Gianna Granati and Alfonso Isinelli

Girls with Green Hair

Portrait in Sepia by Isabel Allende,translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

Leaving Tabasco by Carmen Boullosa, translated from the Spanish by Geoff Hargreaves

Nocturnal Butterflies of the Russian Empire by José Manuel Prieto,translated from the Spanish by Carol and Thomas Christensen

Our Lady of the Assassins by Fernando Vallejo, translated from the Spanish by Paul Hammond

Contributors

April Bernard’s most recent books are Miss Fuller, a novel, and Brawl & Jag, a collection of poems. (November 2017)

Lincoln Chen is a faculty member at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He was formerly Takemi Professor of International Health at Harvard’s School of Public Health and Executive Vice President of the Rockefeller Foundation. (March 2002)

Robert Darnton’s A Literary Tour de France: The World of Books on the Eve of the French Revolution was published in February. He is the Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor and University Librarian Emeritus at Harvard. (June 2018)

Helen Epstein teaches at Bard and is the author, most recently, of Another Fine Mess: America, Uganda, and the War on Terror. (June 2018)

James Fallows is National Correspondent for The Atlantic.His books include Free Flight: Inventing the Future of Travel, Blind into Baghdad: America’s War in Iraq, and China Airborne.

James Fenton is a British poet and literary critic. From 1994 until 1999, he was Oxford Professor of Poetry; in 2015 he was awarded the PEN Pinter Prize. He is the author of School of Genius: A History of the Royal Academy of Arts and, most recently, Yellow Tulips: ­Poems, 1968–2011. (July 2018)

Jeff Madrick is the Director of the Bernard L. Schwartz Rediscovering Government Initiative at the Century Foundation and the Editor of Challenge. His most recent book is Seven Bad Ideas: How Mainstream Economists Damaged America and the World. (June 2018)

Lorrie Moore is the Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English at Vanderbilt and the author of four story collections and three novels. Her most recent book is a collection of essays, See What Can Be Done. (August 2018)

Samantha Power is United States Ambassador to the United ­Nations. Her article in this issue is drawn from a lecture at the American Academy in Berlin. (August 2016)

Charles Rosen was a pianist and music critic. In 2011 he was awarded a National Humanities Medal.

Alan Ryan is the author of On Tocqueville, On Marx, and the two-volume work On Politics: A History of Political Thought from Herodotus to the Present. 
(January 2018)

John R. Searle is the Slusser Professor of Philosophy at 
the University of California, Berkeley. His most recent book is ­Making the Social World.
 (October 2014)

Michael Tomasky is a Special Correspondent for The Daily Beast, the Editor of Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, and a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times.
 (August 2018)

William Weaver is celebrated for his numerous translations from the Italian, including Umberto Eco’s The Name of the Rose and novels and stories by Italo Calvino.

Michael Wood is Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature at Princeton. His most recent book is On Empson.