Who is Rigoberta Menchú?
The double book-keeping of Christopher Hitchens.
Kai Bird's Crossing Mandelbaum Gate is a meditation on the collective failure of Israelis and Palestinians to reconcile their histories of loss and victimhood.
A rock bottom, a bottom line, a body in extremis all make the poems of Graham Foust quaver and reel.
Taylor Branch and a president's prodigious appetite for vindication before the bar of history.
Howard Zinn's writings remain essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the upheavals of the '60s
A conversation with the author of The Professor about her affair with an older woman and the journals of Susan Sontag.
A poignant memoir about life in the occupied territories during the second intifada.
J.M. Coetzee's Summertime and the fictions of self-deception.
A long-lost memoir of the Spanish Civil War moves jaggedly between boredom, fleeting triumphs and terror.