The Captive Mind

The Captive Mind

By Czeslaw Milosz; Czesaw Miosz

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679728566, 272pp.

Publication Date: August 11, 1990


The best known prose work by the winner of the 1980 Nobel Prize for Literature examines the moral and intellectual conflicts faced by men and women living under totalitarianism of the left or right.

About the Author
Milosz is the first Slavic poet to hold the Charles Eliot Norton Professorship at Harvard University. He is Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley.