None of these three books will be available soon, but they look interesting.
by Erik S. McDuffie. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2011.
McDuffie has written on Black women in the Communist Party. His perspective seems to be the “revisionist” school of CP historiography.
by Matthew Quest. AK Press Distribution, 2012.
by Claudio Pavone. Verso Books, 2011.
Also, Lydia Davis reviews the John Ashbery translations of Rimbaud’s Illuminations (“Rimbaud’s Wise Music“) in a recent Sunday Book Review of The New York Times .