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  • Betwixt, between, or beyond?by Birgit M. Bauridl

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2013; US$ 45.42

    Hauptbeschreibung 'Betwixt, between, or beyond?' is the first study of contemporary black performance poetry from the viewpoint of transnational American Studies. It investigates a vast array of performances ranging from online recordings to political rallies to the poetry slam and Broadway stage. Black poets discussed come from diverse personal... more...

  • Zeter und Mordio!by Gesa Dane

    Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 24.80

    Hauptbeschreibung Eine prominente Reihe literarischer Vergewaltigungsfälle seit dem 17. Jahrhundert wird aus dem Horizont der Rechts- und Kulturgeschichte literaturgeschichtlich analysiert. Vergewaltigung gilt, wie Raub, Mord und Totschlag, seit alters als schweres Verbrechen. Welcher erzwungene Beischlaf allerdings jeweils als Verbrechen zu qualifizieren... more...

  • Writing Livesby Irene Staunton

    Weaver Press 2013; US$ 9.99

    Writing Lives, a collection of short stories, featuring Lawrence Hoba, Tendai Huchu, Tendai Machingaidze, Nevanji Madanhire, Daniel Mandishona, Christopher Mlalazi, Blessing Musariri, Chiedza Musengezi, Sekai Nzenza, Fungisayi Sasa and Emmanuel Sigauke. Writing Lives is the seventh of Weaver's anthologies of short stories following Writing Still,... more...

  • Crown of Thorns (Start Publishing)by Hank Luce

    Salvo Press 2010; US$ 2.99

    Nick Renna, a reclusive professor of History and embittered lapsed-Catholic, bears a simmering resentment toward the God he believes abandoned him years earlier. Now, bound by a deathbed promise to the former lover who left him to become a Dominican nun, Nick must continue her search for the lost Crown of Thorns of Jesus Christ?a relic of extraordinary... more...

  • How to Fight Islamist Terror from the Missionary Positionby Tabish Khair

    Interlink Publishing 2014; US$ 12.00

    Funny and sad, satirical and humane, this novel tells the interlinked stories of three unforgettable men whose trajectories cross in Denmark: the flamboyant Ravi, the fundamentalist Karim, and the unnamed and pragmatic Pakistani narrator. As the unnamed narrator copes with his divorce, and Ravi—despite his exterior of skeptical flamboyance—falls deeply... more...

  • Everything Begins Elsewhereby Tishani Doshi

    Bloodaxe Books 2014; US$ 10.99

    In this, her first poetry collection since the award-winning Countries of the Body, Tishani Doshi returns to the body as a central theme, but extends beyond the corporeal to challenge the more metaphysical borders of space and time. These new poems are powerful meditations born on the joineries of life and death, union and separation, memory and dream,... more...

  • Selected and New Poemsby Eamon Grennan

    The Gallery Press 2014; US$ 13.99

    Whether his subject lies in the natural world or in the world of human relations, Eamon Grennan’s poems engage at a level of probing intimacy. In richly wrought verbal webs of description and recognition, through combinations of hard facts and revelations, they attach us, by the quality of their attention, always more closely to the daily world.... more...

  • Postcolonial Custodianshipby Filippo Menozzi

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    This book engages with current developments in postcolonial research, exploring notions of cultural transmission, tradition and modernity, authenticity, cross-cultural aesthetics and postcolonial ethics. The author considers the ethical responsibility of the postcolonial intellectual, enhancing our understanding of this topic through the concept of... more...

  • Traitor's Gateby Michael Ridpath

    Head of Zeus 2013; US$ 9.99

    A nerve-shredding, intelligent thriller based around the first plot to kill Hitler, the story of a secret conflict ignited on the eve of World War II Conrad de Lancey has seen enough of evil: the shadow of fear on the faces of innocents; the roar of tanks through empty streets; the sudden lull before the slaughter begins. Franco's bloody insurrection... more...

  • The Trauma of Colonial Condition: in Nervous Conditions and Kiss of the Fur Queenby Milena Bubenechik

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 23.14

    This study depicts the traumatic condition of the formerly colonised indigenous people of Africa and Canada. The postcolonial trauma novels Tomson Highway?s Kiss of the Fur Queen (1998) and Tsitsi Dangarembga?s Nervous Conditions (1988) are first-hand accounts of colonial experience under the governance of the British Empire of the second half of the... more...