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- Texas Review Press 2014; US$ 2.99
In their variety, the memoir, poetry, and fiction included in this exciting new anthology show the transitory nature of the literature of southern women who lived through a violent and defining crossroads in their lives. In rare and rediscovered excerpts and verses these women writers evidence the early hopes of a cause destined to be lost, the propagandic... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 35.00
Dawnland Voices calls attention to the little-known but extraordinarily rich literary traditions of New England?s Native Americans. This pathbreaking anthology includes both classic and contemporary literary works from ten New England indigenous nations: the Abenaki, Maliseet, Mi?kmaq, Mohegan, Narragansett, Nipmuc, Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, Schaghticoke,... more...
- Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 31.36
Der Band führt umfassend in die Auseinandersetzung mit Kinderliteratur im schulischen Kontext ein. Als einführendes Werk richtet es sich an Studierende und Pädagog(inn)en, die mit Kindern im Alter von fünf bis zehn Jahren arbeiten.Um die Bedeutung von Kinderliteratur für die literarische Sozialisation zu erfassen, werden wichtige Begrifflichkeiten... more...
- Carcanet Press Ltd. 2014; US$ 20.99
Drawing on the work of 45 years, starting with his debut collection, One and One , this collection of P. J. Kavanagh poems demonstrates his understanding of how contradictions coexist in nature and in us. Out of that vexed coexistence he makes poetry that, formally poised, packs the punch of revelation. Kavanagh has done so much to revive interest... more...
- The Lilliput Press 2014; US$ 24.78
Richard Hayward was one of Ireland?s best-loved cultural figures of the mid-twentieth century. A popular Irish travel writer, actor and singer, he led an intense and productive life, leaving behind a remarkable body of work through his writing and recordings. However, since his death in a car crash in 1964, the man who was a celebrated Irish household... more...
- Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57
Larry Kramer's passionate, polemical drama is set during the early days of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s. It follows the efforts of one man, while his friends are dying around him, to break through a conspiracy of silence, indifference and hostility from public officials and the gay community, and gain recognition for a disease that threatens to... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 56.95
Gay men and lesbians present humorous and hard-hitting accounts of the need to belong . . . somewhere Why would a lesbian raised in a Jewish home have a sudden desire to be a tough-talking Catholic girl? And why would a gay man travel to Ireland in a desperate attempt to escape his “hillbilly” roots? Identity Envy—Wanting to Be Who We?re Not explores... more...
- Emergency Press 2014; US$ 9.99
This enhanced version includes audio and video content. Why do we keep playing the lottery when we know we?ll lose? How does what we laugh at—those bad jokes, wry allusions, and nasty pratfalls—tell us who we are? And what happens when, through some unforeseen mishap, we lose our identities and become Jane or John Doe? Eric LeMay explores these... more...
- Texas A&M University Press 2014; US$ 25.00
When the ?counter-canon? itself becomes canonized, it?s time to reload. This is the notion that animates New Border Voices, an anthology of recent and rarely seen writing by Borderlands artists from El Paso to Brownsville?and a hundred miles on either side. Challenging the assumption that borderlands writing is the privileged product of the 1970s... more...