Contents


Aquarius Rising

In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea by Danny Goldberg

New Reformation: Notes of a Neolithic Conservative by Paul Goodman

The Politics of Authenticity: Liberalism, Christianity, and the New Left in America by Doug Rossinow

1968: The Rise and Fall of the New American Revolution by Robert C. Cottrell and Blaine T. Browne

1968: Radical Protest and Its Enemies by Richard Vinen

Ballots and Bullets: Black Power Politics and Urban Guerilla Warfare in 1968 Cleveland by James Robenalt

Struggle for a Better South: the Southern Student Organizing Committee, 1964–69 by Gregg Michel

The Making of a Counterculture: Reflections on the Technocratic Society and Its Youthful Opposition by Theodore Roszak

Rebellion in Black and White: Southern Student Activism in the 1960s edited by Robert Cohen and David J. Snyder

Fatal Shore

David Wojnarowicz: History Keeps Me Awake at Night an exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, July 13–September 30, 2018

Green and Pleasant Land

The American Farmer in the Eighteenth Century: A Social and Cultural History by Richard Lyman Bushman

This Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm by Ted Genoways

Fruitful Labor: The Ecology, Economy, and Practice of a Family Farm by Mike Madison

Walking the Flatlands: The Rural Landscape of the Lower Sacramento Valley by Mike Madison

The Known Known

The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America by Sarah E. Igo

Habeas Data: Privacy vs. the Rise of Surveillance Tech by Cyrus Farivar

Beyond Abortion: Roe v. Wade and the Battle for Privacy by Mary Ziegler

Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies by Woodrow Hartzog

Breaking Eggs Against a Rock

Blood Letters: The Untold Story of Lin Zhao, a Martyr in Mao’s China by Lian Xi

Censored: Distraction and Diversion Inside China’s Great Firewall by Margaret E. Roberts

Smoke and Mirrors

The Secret State: A History of Intelligence and Espionage by John Hughes-Wilson

Spy Watching: Intelligence Accountability in the United States by Loch K. Johnson

In the Enemy’s House: The Secret Saga of the FBI Agent and the Code Breaker Who Caught the Russian Spies by Howard Blum

The Ghost: The Secret Life of CIA Spymaster James Jesus Angleton by Jefferson Morley

Cabrini Blues

Landscapes of Hope: Nature and the Great Migration in Chicago by Brian McCammack

High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing by Ben Austen

Hopeful Math

The Great Alignment: Race, Party Transformation, and the Rise of Donald Trump by Alan I. Abramowitz

I Feel Pretty

Mass by Leonard Bernstein, performed by the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, conducted by Louis Langrée, Lincoln Center, New York City, July 17–18, 2018

Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein by Jamie Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein by Paul R. Laird

Pakistan’s Jihadi Proxies

Jihad and Dawah: Evolving Narratives of Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jamat ud Dawah by Samina Yasmeen

Defeat Is an Orphan: How Pakistan Lost the Great South Asian War by Myra MacDonald

Pakistan Under Siege: Extremism, Society, and the State by Madiha Afzal

Art of a Degenerate World

Aftermath: Art in the Wake of World War One an exhibition at Tate Britain, London, June 5–September 23, 2018

Before the Fall: German and Austrian Art of the 1930s by Stefanie Heckmann, Andreas Huyssen, Olaf Peters, Alfred Pfabigan, and Ernst Ploil

Splendor and Misery in the Weimar Republic an exhibition at Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, October 27, 2017–February 25, 2018

The Rake’s Progress

Casanova’s Europe: Art, Pleasure, and Power in the Eighteenth Century an exhibition at the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, August 27–December 31, 2017; the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, February 10–May 28, 2018; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, July 8–October 8, 2018

Casanova: The Seduction of Europe Catalog of the exhibition edited by Frederick Ilchman, Thomas Michie, C.D. Dickerson III, and Esther Bell

Contributors

Colin B. Bailey is Director of the Morgan Library and Museum. His books include Patriotic Taste: Collecting Modern Art in Pre-Revolutionary Paris, which was awarded the 2004 Mitchell Prize, and Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting. (September 2018)

Sylvie Baumgartel’s first book of poetry, Song of Songs, will be published next year. (September 2018)

Ian Buruma is the editor of The New York Review. His memoir, A Tokyo Romance, was published this year. (September 2018)

Simon Callow is an English actor and director who has written about Orson Welles, Charles Dickens, Charles Laughton, and Oscar Wilde. His latest book, Being Wagner: The Story of the Most Provocative Composer Who Ever Lived, is out in paperback. (September 2018)

Deborah Cohen is Peter B. Ritzma Professor of the Humanities and Professor of History at Northwestern University. She is writing a book about American foreign correspondents who reported from interwar Europe and Asia, including John Gunther, Vincent Sheean, Dorothy Thompson, and H.R. Knickerbocker. (September 2018)

David Cole is the National Legal Director of the ACLU and the Honorable George J. Mitchell Professor in Law and Public Policy at the Georgetown University Law Center. His most recent book is Engines of Liberty: How Citizen Movements Succeed. 
(September 2018)

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

Sue Halpern is a regular contributor to The New York Review and a Scholar-in-Residence at Middlebury. Her latest book is a novel, Summer Hours at the Robbers Library. (September 2018)

Max Hastings is the author of many books on military history, including Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War and Inferno: The World at War, 1939–45. His new book, Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945–75, will be published in October. (September 2018)

Ian Jack was the editor of The Independent on Sunday and Granta. He is the author of The Country Formerly Known as Great Britain and he writes regularly for The Guardian. (September 2018)

Ian Johnson is a Beijing-based reporter who won the Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of China. His most recent book is The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao. (September 2018)

Verlyn Klinkenborg’s books include Several Short Sentences About Writing and Timothy; or, Notes of an Abject Reptile.
 (September 2018)

Jackson Lears is Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of History at Rutgers, Editor in Chief of Raritan, and the author of Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, 1877–1920, among other books. (September 2018)

Roderick Macfarquhar is Leroy B. Williams Professor Emeritus of History and Political Science at Harvard. His latest publication as editor and contributor is The Politics of China: Sixty Years of the People’s Republic of China. (September 2018)

James Mann is a Fellow-in-Residence at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. His books include The Obamians: The Struggle Inside the White House to Redefine American Power and Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush’s War Cabinet. (September 2018)

Joyce Carol Oates is the author most recently of the story collection Night-Gaunts. She is currently Distinguished Writer-in-Residence in the Graduate Writing Program at NYU.
 (October 2018)

Ahmed Rashid is the author of Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan and several books on Afghanistan and Central Asia, including The Resurgence of Central Asia, Islam or Nationalism. He lives in Lahore. (September 2018)

Nathaniel Rich’s latest novel is King Zeno. (September 2018)

Madeleine Schwartz is a regular contributor to The New York Review. (September 2018)

Frederick Seidel’s new book of poems, Peaches Goes It Alone, will be out this fall. (September 2018)

Steven Simon is John J. McCloy ’16 Visiting Professor at Amherst. He was National Security Council Senior Director for the Middle East and North Africa from May 2011 to January 2013. His book The Long Goodbye: The US and the Middle East from the Islamic Revolution to the Arab Spring will be published next year. (September 2018)

Ed Vulliamy has been a reporter for The Guardian and The Observer for over thirty years. He is the author of Amexica: War Along the Borderline. His When Words Fail: A Life with Music, War and Peace will be published in October. (September 2018)

Larry Wolff is Silver Professor of History at NYU, Executive Director of the NYU Remarque Institute, and the author of The Singing Turk: Ottoman Power and Operatic Emotions on the European Stage from the Siege of Vienna to the Age of Napoleon. (September 2018)

Ruth Bernard Yeazell is Sterling Professor of English at Yale. Her books include Picture Titles: How and Why Western Paintings Acquired Their Names and Fictions of Modesty: Women and Courtship in the English Novel. (September 2018)

Adam Zagajewski is a Polish poet and the author of twelve volumes of verse, seven of which have been translated into English. His next collection, Asymmetry, will be published in November. Clare Cavanagh is Frances Hooper Professor in the Arts and Humanities and Chair of the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Northwestern. (September 2018)

Reinier de Graaf is an architect for the Office for Metropolitan Architecture in the Netherlands. He is the author of Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession. (September 2018)