Contents


Edward Weston’s Women

Margrethe Mather and Edward Weston: A Passionate Collaboration by Beth Gates Warren

Through Another Lens: My Years with Edward Weston by Charis Wilson and Wendy Madar

Mind Your Maniera

Painting in Renaissance Florence, 1500–1550 by David Franklin

Pontormo, Bronzino, Allori: A Genealogy of Florentine Art by Elizabeth Pilliod

Objects of Virtue: Art in Renaissance Italy by Luke Syson and Dora Thornton

A Battle for Religion

The Star of Redemption by Franz Rosenzweig, translated from the German by William W. Hallo

Philosophical and Theological Writings by Franz Rosenzweig, translated from the German and edited by Paul W. Franks and Michael L. Morgan

Cultural Writings of Franz Rosenzweig edited and translated from the German by Barbara E. Galli, with a foreword by Leora Batnitzky

God, Man, and the World: Lectures and Essays by Franz Rosenzweig, edited and translated from the German by Barbara E. Galli, with a foreword by Michael Oppenheim

Franz Rosenzweig’s “The New Thinking” edited and translated from the German by Alan Udoff and Barbara E. Galli

On Jewish Learning by Franz Rosenzweig, edited by N.N. Glatzer

Rosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy by Peter Eli Gordon

Understanding the Sick and the Healthy: A View of World, Man, and God by Franz Rosenzweig, translated from the German and with an introduction by Nahum Glatzer, and an introduction by Hilary Putnam

Idolatry and Representation: The Philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig Reconsidered by Leora Batnitzky

On the Psychotheology of Everyday Life: Reflections on Freud and Rosenzweig by Eric L. Santner

Franz Rosenzweig: His Life and Thought by Nahum N. Glatzer, with a foreword by Paul-Mendes Flohr

Contributors

Gabriele Annan is a book and film critic living in London. (March 2006)

Ian Buruma is the author of numerous books, including Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Year Zero: A History of 1945, and, most recently, A Tokyo Romance.

Gordon A. Craig (1913–2005) was a Scottish-American historian of Germany. He taught at both Princeton and Stanford, where he was named the J.E. Wallace Sterling Professor of Humanities in 1979.

Elizabeth Drew is the author of fourteen books, including Washington Journal: Reporting Watergate and Richard Nixon’s Downfall, which was expanded and reissued in 2014.

Freeman Dyson is Professor of Physics Emeritus at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.

Andrew Hacker teaches political science at Queens College. He is currently working on a book about the Republican Party. (September 2018)

Anthony Hecht’sCollected Later Poems and Melodies Unheard: Essays on the Mysteries of Poetry were published in 2003. He died on October 20. (December 2004)

Michael Hofmann is a poet and translator from the German. His latest translation is of Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Döblin, and his new book of poems, One Lark, One Horse, will be published in the US in July. He teaches at the University of Florida.
 (March 2019)

Charles Hope was Director of the Warburg Institute, London, from 2001 to 2010. He is the author of Titian.


Doris Lessing’s books include the novels The Sweetest Dream, Mara and Dann, and Ben, in the World, as well as two volumes of her autobiography, Under My Skin and Walking in the Shade. (April 2003)

Mark Lilla is Professor of Humanities at Columbia. He is the author of The Shipwrecked Mind: On Political Reaction and, most recently, The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics.
 Visit marklilla.com. (December 2018)

Janet Malcolm’s latest book is Forty-one False Starts: Essays on Artists and Writers. Her next essay collection, Nobody’s Looking at You, will be published next year. (July 2018)

Elizabeth Marshall Thomas’s most recent books are The Hidden Life of Dogs, Certain Poor Shepherds, and The Tribe of Tiger: Cats and Their Culture.

Kenneth Maxwell , the founder of the Brazil Studies Program at 
Harvard’s David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, is currently 
a weekly columnist for the Brazilian newspaper Folha de São Paulo.
 (August 2015)

Larry McMurtry lives in Archer City, Texas. His novels include The Last Picture Show, Terms of Endearment, Lonesome Dove (winner of the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction), Folly and Gloryand Rhino Ranch. His nonfiction works include a biography of Crazy Horse, Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen, Paradise, Sacagawea’s Nickname: Essays on the American West and, most recently, Custer.

Jill Nelson is the author of Volunteer Slavery. Her first novel, Sexual Healing , will be published in June 2003. (December 2002)

William D. Nordhaus is Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale. He has written extensively on economic growth, including studies of the economic impacts of lighting, computation, and improved health. (August 2016)

Geoffrey O’Brien’s books include The Phantom Empire, Stolen Glimpses, Captive Shadows: Writing on Film, 2002–2012, and, most recently, the poetry collection The Blue Hill. (August 2019)

Robin Robertson is from the northeast coast of Scotland. His fifth collection of poetry will be published next year. (June 2012)

Joseph Roth died at age forty-five in Paris in 1939. He is the author of The Radetzky March, among many other novels. The article in this issue will appear in What I Saw: Reports from Berlin, 1920– 1933, to be published this month by W.W. Norton. (December 2002)

Garry Wills most recent book is What the Qur’an Meant: And Why It Matters. (April 2019)