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  • Being There MICHAEL HARRIS, Michael Harris is a regular contributor to Book Review.

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  • Three Questions for Allen Say STEVE WASSERMAN


  • Imagine That JONATHAN KIRSCH, Jonathan Kirsch, a contributing writer to Book Review, is the author of, most recently, "The Woman Who Laughed at God: The Untold History of the Jewish People."

  • All the King's Men ANDREW H. MALCOLM, Andrew H. Malcolm, a former foreign and national correspondent, editor, government and campaign spokesman, is the author of such books as "Final Harvest" and "The Canadians." He is a member of the Times' Editorial Board.

  • Read All About It DAVID SHAW, David Shaw writes about the media for The Times.

  • Four Questions for Kevin Starr SUSAN SALTER REYNOLDS

  • Land of the Free DUANE NORIYUKI, Duane Noriyuki is a staff writer for The Times.

  • Where the Truth Lies VIVIAN GORNICK, Vivian Gornick is the author, most recently, of "The Situation and the Story: The Art of Personal Narrative."

  • Taking Off DAVID RIEFF, David Rieff is the author of such books as "Los Angeles: Capital of the Third World," "The Exile: Cuba in the Heart of Miami" and the forthcoming "A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis." He is a contributing writer to Book Review.

  • Where Past Was Present BRIAN FAGAN, Brian Fagan is the author of numerous books, including "The Rape of the Nile: Tomb Robbers, Tourists, and Archaeologists in Egypt." His most recent book is "The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850." He is a professor of anthropology at UC Santa Barbara.

  • The Universe of Calcutta SHASHI THAROOR, Shashi Tharoor is the author of "The Great Indian Novel" and, most recently, of the novel "Riot."

  • The Wild One HERBERT GOLD, Herbert Gold's nonfiction books, "Haiti: Best Nightmare on Earth" and "The Magic Will: Stories and Essays of a Decade" have been reissued with new material.

  • The Crown and the Mole CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS, Christopher Hitchens is a columnist for Vanity Fair and the Nation, and the author of, most recently, "Letters to a Young Contrarian."

  • Betrayed by Memory RICHARD ZIMLER, Richard Zimler is the author of "The Angelic Darkness" and "The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon."

  • Giants of the Deep RICHARD ELLIS, Richard Ellis is the author of "Aquagenesis: The Origin and Evolution of Life in the Sea."



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