A Hemingway Surprise

‘Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars’ at the Morgan Library

Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars

an exhibition at the Morgan Library and Museum, New York City, September 25, 2015–January 31, 2016

The Truth About Mexican-Americans

Thanks to Trump, Latinos may finally in 2016 achieve the electoral power that is the promise of their history and immigrant destiny

Mexicans in the Making of America

by Neil Foley

A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story

by Tom Gjelten

The Latino Generation: Voices of the New America

by Mario T. García

Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population Is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

by Matt Barreto and Gary M. Segura

A Fear of Foreign Law

The Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities

by Stephen Breyer

A Striptease Among Pals

Hanya Yanagihara’s ‘A Little Life’

A Little Life

by Hanya Yanagihara

Satan in Salem

The Witches: Salem, 1692

by Stacy Schiff

Satan and Salem: The Witch-Hunt Crisis of 1692

by Benjamin C. Ray

The Syrian Kurds Are Winning!

For the Kurds, the dream of having a state of their own has never faded

Out of Nowhere: The Kurds of Syria in Peace and War

by Michael M. Gunter

A Very Different Salomé


by Oscar Wilde, adapted and directed by Yaël Farber for the Shakespeare Theatre Company in the Women’s Voices Theater Festival

Medical Research on Humans: Making It Ethical

The Nuremberg Code

issued by the Nuremberg tribunal in 1947

The Declaration of Helsinki

issued by the World Medical Association in 1964 and revised most recently in 2013

The Common Rule (Title 45, Part 46, Subpart A, Code of Federal Regulations)

issued by the US Department of Health and Human Services in 1991

The Ethics Police? The Struggle to Make Human Research Safe

by Robert L. Klitzman

A Talent for the Low & High

I Can Give You Anything But Love

by Gary Indiana

How She Wants to Modify Muslims

Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s ‘Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now’

Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

by Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Beethoven’s Symphonies: The Revolutions

Beethoven’s Symphonies: An Artistic Vision

by Lewis Lockwood

In the Kingdom of Joyce Carol Oates

The Lost Landscape: A Writer’s Coming of Age

by Joyce Carol Oates

The Sacrifice

by Joyce Carol Oates

Jack of Spades: A Tale of Suspense

by Joyce Carol Oates

When Hawaii Was Ruled by Shark-Like Gods

Nineteenth-century Hawai‘i attracted traders, fortune-seeking entrepreneurs, and capitalists, who encountered, and displaced, a flourishing and elaborate culture whose ancestors had sailed from Polynesia in 1000 AD.

Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawai‘i

by Susanna Moore

In the Mountains of Mathematics

Mathematics Without Apologies: Portrait of a Problematic Vocation

by Michael Harris

The Changing Faith of a Hero

Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer

by Charles Marsh

Noble, Embattled Souls

The Bone Clocks

by David Mitchell

Slade House

by David Mitchell

What’s So Great About the Greeks?

Introducing the Ancient Greeks: From Bronze Age Seafarers to Navigators of the Western Mind

by Edith Hall

How He Ruled Art

Paul Durand-Ruel: Memoirs of the First Impressionist Art Dealer (1831–1922)

revised, corrected, and annotated by Paul-Louis Durand-Ruel and Flavie Durand-Ruel, and translated from the French by Deke Dusinberre

Inventing Impressionism: Paul Durand-Ruel and the Modern Art Market

Catalog of a recent exhibition at the Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, the National Gallery, London, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The New Financial Order—Until It Collapsed

The Summit: Bretton Woods, 1944: J.M. Keynes and the Reshaping of the Global Economy

by Ed Conway

Stalin: ‘He Couldn’t Have Done It Without Them’

On Stalin’s Team: The Years of Living Dangerously in Soviet Politics

by Sheila Fitzpatrick

The Greatness of William Blake

My Blake, the radical visionary poet of the 1960s, seems almost old-fashioned now.

Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame

by H.J. Jackson

Eternity’s Sunrise: The Imaginative World of William Blake

by Leo Damrosch


by William Blake, selected and introduced by Patti Smith

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