Arts & Culture

Works received

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


Mark Antliff ’90PhD and Scott W. Klein ’90PhD
Vorticism: New Perspectives
Oxford University Press, $66.60

Noriko Aso ’87
Public Properties: Museums in Imperial Japan
University of Duke Press, $83.55

Edward Ball, American Studies and Yale College lecturer
The Inventor and the Tycoon: The Murderer Eadweard Muybridge, the Entrepreneur Leland Stanford, and the Birth of Moving Pictures
Anchor Books, $21.43

C. Errol Barron ’67MArch
Roma Osservata: Rome Observed
Walsworth Publishing, $25

C. Errol Barron ’67MArch
New Orleans Observed; Drawings and Observations of America’s Most Foreign City
Walsworth Publishing, $25

Alexander Beam ’75
American Crucifixion: The Murder of Joseph Smith and the Fate of the Mormon Church
PublicAffairs, $19.56

Bruce Berger ’61
The End of the Sherry
Aequitas Books, $19.95

Debbie Blue ’91Div
Consider the Birds: A Provocative Guide to Birds of the Bible
Abingdon Press, $16.99

Tara Conklin ’93
The House Girl: A Novel
William Morrow, $19.61

Leo Damrosch ’63
Jonathan Swift: His Life and His World
Yale University Press, $35

Joseph Dobrow ’92MBA
Natural Prophets: From Health Foods to Whole Foods--How the Pioneers of the Industry Changed the Way We Eat and Reshaped American Business
Rodale Books, $27.99

Lance Duerfahrd ’01PhD
The Work of Poverty: Samuel Beckett’s Vagabonds and the Theater of Crisis
Ohio State University Press, $67.95

Katherine C. Epstein ’04
Torpedo: Inventing the Military-Industrial Complex in the United States and Great Britain
Harvard University Press, $45

Richard A. Epstein ’68LLB
The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government
Harvard University Press, $44.96

Marina Keegan ’12
The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories
Scribner Books, $23

Jason K. Friedman ’85
Fire Year
Sarabande Books, $15.95

Max Gladstone ’06
Two Serpents Rise: A Novel
Tor Books, $25.99

Herbert C. Hallas ’59
William Almon Wheeler: Political Star of the North Country
Excelsior Editions, $24.95

Eloisa James ’95PhD
Once Upon a Tower: A Novel
Avon Books, $7.99

John F. Kasson ’71PhD
The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930’s America
W. W. Norton , $27.95

Alexander S. Kirshner ’99, ’11PhD
A Theory of Militant Democracy: The Ethics of Combatting Political Extremism
Yale University Press, $35

Allen Klein ’62DRA and Steve Rizzo
Always Look on the Bright Side: Celebrating Each Day to the Fullest
Viva Editions, $15.95

Anthony Lo Bello ’75PhD
Origins of Mathematical Words: A Comprehensive Dictionary of Latin, Greek, and Arabic Roots
John Hopkins, $49.95

Michael Mandelbaum ’68
The Road to Global Prosperity
Simon and Schuster, $28

Michael E. Mann ’98PhD
The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines
Columbia University Press, $19.95

Kate McGovern ’03
Learning from the Experts: Teacher Leaders on Solving America’s Education Challenges
Harvard Education Press, $29.95

Meryll Levine Page ’73 and Leslie Levine Adler
Jewish Luck: A True Story of Friendship, Deception, and Risky Business
Salt Mine Press, $12.34

Susanna Badgley Place ’79MPPM
Guatemala Journey among the Ixil Maya, $24.95

John “Jake” Poinier ’89
Help! My Freelancers Are Driving Me Crazy: 12 Keys to Driving Loyalty and Results from Your Creative Workforce
More Cowbell, $11.95

John “Jake” Poinier ’89
The Science, Art and Voodoo of Freelance Pricing and Getting Paid
More Cowbell, $11.95

Robin G. Schulze ’83
The Degenerate Muse: American Nature, Modernist Poetry, and the Problem of Cultural Hygiene
Oxford University Press, $58.50

Harton Singer Semple Jr. ’67
The Irish Boys (The Civil War Letters of the Irish Family)
Mechling, $30

Maxim D. Shrayer ’95PhD
Leaving Russia: A Jewish Story
Syracuse University Press, $20.16

Stephen J. Silvia ’90PhD
Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era
Cornell University Press, $29.95

John M. Westcott Jr. ’66
Fundamentals of Law Firm Management, 2013–2014 Edition
LegalWorks, $44.10

Doug B. Young ’86
The Party Line: How the Media Dictates Public Opinion in Modern China
Wiley Press, $24.95


Joyce O. Lowrie ’65PhD, translator
Arthur Rimbaud—Illuminations, $3.99

Deji Olukotun ’00
Nigerians in Space
Ricochet Books, $9.99

Mark Oppenheimer ’96, ’03PhD
The Zen Predator of the Upper East Side
Amazon Kindle, $2.99

Musical CDs

Christopher Dylan Herbert ’02, Steven Caldicott Wilson ’07MM, and Derrick McBride ’03
Times go by Turns—New York Polyphony
Amazon, $14.99

Kevin M. Puts ’96MusM
If I Were a Swan / To Touch the Sky / Symphony No.4
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, $19.98

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