KWAME ANTHONY APPIAH teaches philosophy at NYU. His new book, The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity, is based on his
2016 BBC Reith Lectures. MARTIN FILLER’s Makers of Modern Architecture, Volume III: From Antoni Gaudí to Maya Lin, a collection of his writing on architecture in these pages, is out in September. MARK FORD’s fourth collection of poetry, Enter, Fleeing, was published earlier this year. GAVIN FRANCIS is a physician and writer in Edinburgh. He has won several awards for his books, which include Empire Antarctica, Adventures in Human Being, and most recently Shapeshifters: A
Journey Around the Changing Human Body. JIAN GHOMESHI is a broadcaster, musician, producer, and bestselling author. He was the host and co-creator of the cultural affairs program Q on CBC Radio and TV from 2007 to 2014. LINDSEY HILSUM is International Editor of Britain’s Channel 4 News and the author of Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution. Her biography In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin will be published in November. ARLIE RUSSELL HOCHSCHILD is Professor Emerita of Sociology at the University of California at Berkeley. Her book Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right was a finalist for the National Book Award. MICHAEL HOFMANN is a poet and translator from the German. His latest translation is of Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Döblin, and his new book of poems is One Lark, One Horse. He teaches at the University of Florida. JOYCE collection CAROL Night-Gaunts. OATES She is the is currently author most Distinguished recently of Writer-inResidence the story in the Graduate Writing Program at NYU. FINTAN O’TOOLE is a columnist with The Irish Times and Leonard L. Milberg Visiting Lecturer in Irish Letters at Princeton. His writings on Brexit have won both the European Press Prize and the Orwell Prize for journalism. LUC SANTE teaches writing and the history of photography at Bard. His latest book is The Other Paris. A. E. STALLINGS is the author of four books of poetry and two books of verse translation, most recently Hesiod’s Works and Days.
Her new collection, Like, is published in September. JONATHAN STEVENSON is a senior fellow at the International Institute for Strategic Studies. He served as National Security Council Director for Political-Military Affairs, Middle East and North Africa, from 2011 to 2013, and has practiced law in New York. DINA TEMPLE-RASTON has been a correspondent at NPR for over a decade and is working on a technology project for the network. She is the creator and host of “What Were You Thinking,” a podcast on adolescent decision-making and neuroscience. COLM TÓIBÍN is Irene and Sidney B. Silverman Professor of the Humanities at Columbia. His latest book is the novel House of Names. JAMES WOLCOTT is a columnist for Vanity Fair.