Sublime Dreams of Living Machines: The Automaton in the European Imagination
Plotinus was the first and greatest of Neoplatonic philosophers. His writings were edited by his disciple Porphyry, who published them many years after his master''s death in six..
Robert Conquest has been called by Paul Johnson "our greatest living modern historian." As a new century begins, Conquest offers an illuminating examination of our past failures..
Rischin paints a vivid picture of Jewish life in New York at the turn of the century. Here are the old neighborhoods and crowded tenements, the Rester Street markets, the..
Readers of Michael McClure''s play Gorf may be reminded of Alfred Jarry''s LJbu Roi, even if dancing TV sets and the "Middle American" protagonists Mert and Gert bring the surreal..
Some critics view the postwar avant-garde as the empty recycling of forms and strategies from the first two decades of the twentieth century. Others view it, more positively, as a..
A professional pitching coach for one of the world s largest marketing conglomerates, Jon Steel shares his secrets and explains how you can create presentations and pitches that..