What happened on July 01, 2001
You Don't Have To Be Jewish LEE SIEGEL, Lee Siegel is a contributing writer to Book Review and a contributing editor to Harper's and The New Republic
The Poet at Ninety ADAM ZAGAJEWSKI, Adam Zagajewski is the author of "Mysticism for Beginners" and the memoir "Another Beauty." His new collection of poetry, "Without End: New and Selected Poems," will be published early next year. His essay was translated from the Polish by Jaroslav Anders
We Are What We Speak JONATHAN LEVI, Jonathan Levi is a contributing writer to Book Review
The Poet at Ninety DANIEL HALPERN, Daniel Halpern, the publisher of The Ecco Press and the co-founder and editor of Antaeus, is the author of "Something Shining: Poems."
The Poet at Ninety LINDA GREGG, Linda Gregg is the author of five books of poems, including "Things and Flesh."
The Poet at Ninety SEAMUS HEANEY, Seamus Heaney was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1995. His most recent book is "Electric Light."
The Poet at Ninety STEVE WASSERMAN, Steve Wasserman is the Book Editor of The Times
The Tomb of Translation CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON, Christopher Robinson is professor of European literature at Oxford University and the author of several books, including "C.P. Cavafy" and "French Literature in the Twentieth Century."
The Poet at Ninety EDWARD HIRSCH, Edward Hirsch is the author of five books of poetry, most recently "On Love." He has also written the prose book "How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love With Poetry."
The Poet at Ninety SIMON LEYS, Simon Leys, the pseudonym of Pierre Ryckmans, is the author of "Chinese Shadows" and "The Burning Forest: Essays on Chinese Culture and Politics." Most recently, he has translated "The Analects of Confucius."
Who Owns the Revolution? FRED ANDERSON, Fred Anderson is the author of "Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War and the Fate of Empire in British North America, 1754-1766." He teaches history at the University of Colorado, Boulder
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Democracy's New Lines ART MONTEZ, Art Montez is the public policy director for the League of United Latin American Citizens, Santa Ana council. He lives in Buena Park.
A Lack of Principals LINDA C. OROZCO and RONALD E. OLIVER, Linda C. Orozco and Ronald E. Oliver are associate professors of educational leadership at Cal State Fullerton. and
What's Riordan Done for L.A.? HAROLD MEYERSON, Harold Meyerson is outgoing executive editor of L.A. Weekly and incoming executive editor of the American Prospect
Bring Mother Russia Into the Fold JAMES CHACE and CHARLES A. KUPCHAN, James Chace, a professor of government at Bard College, is the author of "Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World" (Simon & Schuster, 1998). Charles A. Kupchan is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and an associate professor in the School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
What's Riordan Done for L.A.? DAVID FRIEDMAN, David Friedman, a contributing editor to Opinion, is a Markle Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation
The Sudden Silence of BBC Radio MARC COOPER, Marc Cooper is a contributing editor to The Nation magazine. His amateur radio call sign is W6IWW
What Happened to Advice and Consent? MICHAEL KINSLEY, This is excerpted from Michael Kinsley's syndicated column
Top 10 Stories / June 25-29 David G. Savage and Henry Weinstein and Peter G. Gosselin and Terril Yue Jones and Lee Romney and Nancy Cleeland and Myron Levin and James F. Peltz