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Becoming America

Highlights from the Jonathan and Karin Fielding Collection of Folk Art
Edited by James Glisson; With contributions by John Demos, Jonathan and Karin Fielding, Robin Jaffee Frank, James Glisson, Stacy C. Hollander, Sumpter Priddy III, Elizabeth V. Warren, and David Wheatcroft

Celebrating two collectors’ passion for Americana and the window it provides into the everyday beauty of the pastBecoming America offers a multifaceted view of one of the foremost collections of 18th...

April 7, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

Marie Cuttoli

The Modern Thread from Miró to Man Ray
Cindy Kang; With contributions by Laura Pirkelbauer, Laura L. F. Sevelis, Virginia Gardner Troy, K. L. H. Wells, and Bruno Ythier

Marie Cuttoli (1879–1973) lived in Algeria and Paris in the 1920s and collected the work of avant-garde artists such as Georges Braque, Joan Miró, and Pablo Picasso. In the ensuing decades, she went on to revive the French...

March 24, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $45.00

Dragonomics

How Latin America Is Maximizing (or Missing Out on) China's International Development Strategy
Carol Wise

This book explores the impact of Chinese growth on Latin America since the early 2000s. Roughly twenty years ago, Chinese entrepreneurs headed to the Western Hemisphere in search of profits and commodities, specifically those...

March 24, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

We Are Cuba!

How a Revolutionary People Have Survived in a Post-Soviet World
Helen Yaffe

The extraordinary, and largely unchronicled, account of the Cuban people’s struggle for survival in a post-Soviet world In the aftermath of the fall of the Soviet Union, Cuba faced the start of a crisis...

March 24, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00

Post Wall, Post Square

How Bush, Gorbachev, Kohl, and Deng Shaped the World after 1989
Kristina Spohr

In this lively historical account, Kristina Spohr tells the story of the New World Order achieved at the end of the Cold War—the pacts, agreements, and institutions that are now under stress. Drawing upon...

March 24, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

Homer | Remington

Margaret C. Adler, Jennifer R. Henneman, Diana J. Greenwold, and Claire M. Barry with Peter Van de Moortel; With an introduction by Adam Gopnik and a prologue by Thomas Brent Smith

Winslow Homer (1836–1910) and Frederic Remington (1861–1909) represent a distinct strain of the American mythos: both were celebrated in their day as “self-taught” and “home-grown” artists whose work offered a vision of...

March 24, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

Material Meanings

Selections from the Constance R. Caplan Collection
Edited by Matthew S. Wikovsky; With an essay by Yve-Alain Bois and contributions by staff and alumni of the Art Institute of Chicago and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

This book features 31 objects from Constance R. Caplan’s noted collection of 20th- and 21st-century art, including works in a variety of media by artists such as Hans Arp, Lynda Benglis, Liz Deschenes, Claes Oldenburg, and Cy...

March 24, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $35.00

Managing the Environment, Managing Ourselves

A History of American Environmental Policy, Third Edition
Richard N. L. Andrews

March 17, 2020, Paper, $45.00

Why Writing Matters

Nicholas Delbanco

In this new contribution to Yale University Press’s Why X Matters series, a distinguished writer and scholar tackles central questions of the discipline of writing. Drawing on his own experience with mentors such as John...

March 17, 2020, Hardcover, $26.00

Arms and Influence

Thomas C. Schelling; With an Introduction by Anne-Marie Slaughter

Traditionally, Americans have viewed war as an alternative to diplomacy, and military strategy as the science of victory.  Today, however, in our world of nuclear weapons, military power is not so much exercised  as...

March 17, 2020, Paper, $20.00

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