Christopher Benfey teaches at Mount Holyoke College and is the author of several books, including A Summer of Hummingbirds.
In the LRB Archive:
- Walks with Robert Walser by Carl Seelig, translated by Anne Posten
- Girlfriends, Ghosts and Other Stories by Robert Walser, translated by Tom Whalen, Nicole Köngeter and Annette Wiesner
- Frederick Law Olmsted: Writings on Landscape, Culture and Society edited by Charles E. Beveridge
- Mark Rothko: Towards the Light in the Chapel by Annie Cohen-Solal