Contents


The Romantic Survivor

Fiery Heart: The First Life of Leigh Hunt by Nicholas Roe

The Wit in the Dungeon: The Remarkable Life of Leigh Hunt—Poet, Revolutionary, and the Last of the Romantics by Anthony Holden

The Rebellion of the Beasts, or, The Ass Is Dead! Long Live the Ass!!! by Leigh Hunt, with an introduction by Douglas A. Anderson

Lord Byron’s Life in Italy (Vie de Lord Byron en Italie) by Teresa Guiccioli, translated from the French by Michael Rees and edited by Peter Cochran

The Bird Man

Santiago Calatrava: Sculpture into Architecture

Santiago Calatrava: Clay and Paint, Ceramics and Watercolors

Santiago Calatrava: The Complete Works by Alexander Tzonis

Santiago Calatrava: The Bridges by Alexander Tzonis and Rebeca Caso Donadei

Santiago Calatrava: Milwaukee Art Museum, Quadracci Pavilion by Cheryl Kent

Santiago Calatrava: The Athens Olympics by Alexander Tzonis and Rebeca Caso Donadei

The Bloody Partnership

Nothing but Victory: The Army of the Tennessee, 1861–1865 by Steven E. Woodworth

Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War by Charles Bracelen Flood

Cultivating Voltaire’s Garden

Voltaire in Exile: The Last Years, 1753–78 by Ian Davidson

Candide, or, Optimism by Voltaire,translated by Peter Constantine, with an introduction by Diane Johnson

Candide, or Optimism by Voltaire,translated by Burton Raffel

Contributors

André Aciman is the author of the novels Eight White Nights and Call Me by Your Name, the nonfiction works Out of Egypt and False Papers, and is the editor of The Proust Project. He teaches comparative literature at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

Anne Barton is a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. She is the author of Essays, Mainly Shakespearean.

Helen Epstein is Visiting Professor of Human Rights and Global Public Health at Bard College. She is the author of Another Fine Mess: America, Uganda and the War on Terror (Columbia Global Reports 2017) and The Invisible Cure: Why We Are Losing the Fight against AIDS in Africa (Picador 2008). She has served as a consultant for numerous organizations including UNICEF, the World Bank, and Human Rights Watch.

Martin Filler’s autobiographical lecture “Makers of Modern Architecture: A Critic’s Journey,” which he gave at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia in April, is available as a podcast at www.philaathenaeum.org. (June 2019)

P. N. Furbank is the author of nine books, including biographies of Samuel Butler, Italo Svevo, and E.M. Forster.

Anthony Grafton is Henry Putnam University Professor of History and the Humanities at Princeton University. His most recent book is The Culture of Correction in Renaissance Europe.


Christopher Jencks is the Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy at Harvard. He is the author of Rethinking Social Policy and The Homeless, among other books. (June 2016)

Joseph Lelyveld’s most recent book is His Final Battle: The Last Months of Franklin Roosevelt. (November 2017)

Michael Massing, a former executive editor of the Columbia Journalism Review, is the author of Fatal Discord: Erasmus, Luther, and the Fight for the Western Mind. (February 2018)

James McPherson is George Henry Davis ’86 Professor of American History Emeritus at Princeton. His books include Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989, and, most ­recently, The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters.
 (October 2016)

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)

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. (April 2019)

William Pfaff’s latest book is The Irony of Manifest Destiny: The Tragedy of America’s Foreign Policy.
 (June 2013)

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

Ingrid D. Rowland is a Professor at the University of Notre Dame’s Rome Global Gateway. Her latest books are The Collector of Lives: Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art, cowritten with Noah Charney, and The Divine Spark of Syracuse.
 (May 2019)

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

Christopher de Bellaigue’s latest book is The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times.
 (April 2019)