Professor Johannes von Moltke's The Curious Humanist: Siegfried Kracauer in America was recently selected as one of University of California Press's Choice Outstanding Academic Titles. This prestigious list reflects the best in scholarly titles reviewed by Choice and brings with it the extraordinary recognition of the academic library community. Choice editors select winning titles based on their excellence in presentation and scholarship, the significance of their contribution to the filed, their originality and value as an essential treatment of their subject, and their significance in building undergraduate collections.