Arts & Culture

Works received

New books, music, films, or other works by Yale faculty, staff, and alumni.


Julia Schlam Edelman ’76
Successful Sleep Strategies for Women
$5.99 from

David Leonhardt ’94
Here’s the Deal: Taxes, Spending Cuts & Investments
$1.99 from


Vladimir Alexandrov, the B. E. Bensinger Professor of Slavic Languages & Literatures
The Black Russian
Atlantic Monthly Press, $25

Catherine Allgor ’98PhD and Mary Cutts
The Queen of America: Mary Cutts’s Life of Dolley Madison
University of Virginia Press, $29.50

Emily Anthes ’05
Frankenstein’s Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech’s Brave New Beasts
Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $26

Anne Applebaum ’86 and Danielle Crittenden
From a Polish Country House Kitchen: 90 Recipes for the Ultimate Comfort Food
Chronicle Books, $40

Croswell Bowen ’29 and Betsy Connor Bowen
Back From Tobruk
Potomac Books, $29.95

Richard Breitman ’69 and Allan J. Lichtman
FDR and the Jews
Belknap Press, $29.95

Ian R. Condry ’99PhD
The Soul of Anime: Collaborative Creativity and Japan’s Media Success Story
Duke University Press, $23.95

Peter Conn ’68
Adoption: Brief Social and Cultural History
Palgrave MacMillan, $45

Jane T. Costlow ’87PhD
Heart-Pine Russia: Walking and Writing the Nineteenth-Century Forest
Cornell University Press, $36.5

Billie Gastic ’98 and Richard R. Verdugo
The Education of the Hispanic Population: Selected Essay
Information Age Publishing, $45.99

Peter M. Gordon ’80
Two Car Garage: Poems
CHB Media, $9.99

Sue Halpern ’77
A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life From an Unlikely Teacher
Riverhead, $26.95

Marc Harshman ’75MAR
Green-Silver and Silent: Poems
Bottom Dog Press, $16

Richard C. Hatch ’80, ’81MPhil
Taro-San the Fisherman and the Weeping Willow Tree
Createspace, $14.95

Dr. Michael Henle ’70PhD and Brian Hopkins
Martin Gardner in the Twenty-First Century
Mathematical Association of America, $40

John Huddleston ’75
Healing Ground: Walking the Farms of Vermont
Columbia College Chicago Press, $45

Jessica Francis Kane ’93
This Close
Graywolf Press, $15

Barry C. Keenan ’63
Neo-Confucian Self-Cultivation
University of Hawaii Press, $23.95

Paul Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History and Director of International Security Studies
Engineers of Victory: The Problem Solvers Who Turned the Tide in the Second World War
Random House, $30

Georgia Levenson Keohane ’94
Social Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century: Innovation Across the Nonprofit, Private, and Public Sectors
McGraw Hill, $30

Yoon Sun Lee ’94PhD
Modern Minority: Asian American Literature and Everyday Life
Oxford University Press, $74

Lance Lee ’67MFA
Transformations: The Poetry of Lance Lee
Birch Brook Press, $18.50

James G. Lengel ’71
Education 3.0: Seven Steps to Better Schools
Teachers College Press, $31.95

Catherine Liu ’85
American Idyll: Academic Antielitism as Cultural Critique
University of Iowa Press, $29.95

Cooper Lovejoy ’87
Blood Algebra
Createspace, $14.50

David Madden ’61Dra
London Bridge in Plague and Fire
University of Tennessee Press, $29.95

James P. Marshall ’66
Student Activism and Civil Rights in Mississippi: Protest Politics and the Struggle for Racial Justice, 1960–1965
Louisiana State University Press, $45

Ilan Mochari ’97
Zinsky the Obscure
Fomite, $20

Paul Kleber Monod ’85PhD
Solomon’s Secret Arts: The Occult in the Age of Enlightenment
Yale University Press, $45

Shannon K. O’Neil ’93
Two Nations Indivisible: Mexico, the United States, and the Road Ahead
Oxford University Press, $27.95

William Peace ’60
The Iranian Scorpion
Strategic Books, $20.95

James Prosek ’97
Trout of the World
Harry N. Abrams, $35

Anna Ranieri ’76 and Joe Gurkoff
How Can I Help? What You Can (And Can’t) Do to Counsel a Friend, Colleague or Family Member with a Problem
Createspace, $16

Adam Rome ’80
The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-in Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation
Hill and Wang, $26

Aria Beth Sloss ’01
Autobiography of Us: A Novel
Henry Holt, $25

Jeffrey Small ’89
The Jericho Deception
West Hills Press, $15.95

Duncan G. Stroik ’87MArch
The Church Building as a Sacred Place: Beauty, Transcendence, and the Eternal
Hillenbrand Books, $75

Callie Wright ’00
Love All: A Novel
Henry Holt, $25

William Zinsser, former master of Branford College
The Writer Who Stayed
Paul Dry Books, $14.95


Lincoln H. Day ’48
Scarred Lands & Wounded Lives: The Environmental Footprint of War, $19.95

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