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  • Zeter und Mordio!by Gesa Dane

    Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 28.92

    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...

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

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 27.58

    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...

  • Nice Tryby Shane Maloney

    Arcade Publishing 2014; US$ 14.95

    The Third Murray Whelan Adventure When Murray Whelan, lovelorn political minder and part-time fitness fanatic, is recruited to massage Australia's bid for the Olympics he has no idea how tough the going will get. Not even the sight of the gorgeous Holly Deloite in her taut blue leotard at the City Club can stop him diving head first into trouble.... more...

  • The Big Askby Shane Maloney

    Arcade Publishing 2014; US$ 14.95

    Murray Whelan is in trouble. A disastrous election is looming, and his days as advisor to Angelo Agnelli, minister for transport, may be numbered. His son, on loan to his ex-wife, is missing and may be in danger. His ex-fling, Heather, is prowling for his inner prince. And on an icy Melbourne winter morning, he has a rendezvous with a renegade driver... more...

  • Writing India Anewby Krishna Sen; Rituparna Roy

    Amsterdam University Press 2013; US$ 58.50

    An assessment of twenty-first-century Indian-English fiction, Writing India Anew features fifteen essays by some of the most prominent scholars in the field and explores a range of themes, including the remapping of mythology and history, the reassessment of globalized India, and technical experimentation in the epic, science fiction, and the graphic... more...

  • Music and Identity in Postcolonial British-South Asian Literatureby Christin Hoene

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    This book examines the role of music in British-South Asian postcolonial literature, asking how music relates to the construction of postcolonial identity. It focuses on novels that explore the postcolonial condition in India, Pakistan, and the United Kingdom: Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy , Amit Chaudhuri's Afternoon Raag , Suhayl Saadi's Psychoraag... more...

  • Hot Nights, Cool Dragonsby Matt Zurbo

    Allen & Unwin 2004; US$ 18.17

    Have you ever wanted more? Original and alive with the rhythms of jazz, this is a story of hot city streets, stalking reptiles and soaring dreams from the author of Idiot Pride and Flyboy and the Invisible. more...

  • Orphic Politicsby Tim Lilburn

    McClelland & Stewart 2009; US$ 14.95

    A new collection by the winner of the Governor General?s Award for Poetry. Tim Lilburn?s award-winning work has observed the natural world with an intensity of seeing and a reverence that shifts the way we understand our lives. Now, in his brilliant new collection of poems, Lilburn has turned his meticulous, unerring eye to an intimate, utterly compelling... more...

  • The Dream Worldby Alison Pick

    McClelland & Stewart 2009; US$ 14.95

    In her elegant new collection, Alison Pick, a brilliant poet of sensuous moods, atmospheres, and dreams, explores the mystery concealed within the world we know and recognize. Always evocative, always alluring, her poems are not interested in mere events, but in the fabric inside the emotions that events can provoke. She writes of love, of leaving,... more...

  • That Night We Were Ravenousby John Steffler

    McClelland & Stewart 2009; US$ 14.95

    A beautiful new edition of the award-winning collection from Canada?s new Poet Laureate. Newfoundland-born poet John Steffler is one of this country?s most accomplished writers. Recently named Canada?s national poet, he is the author of The Grey Islands (poems) and the award-winning novel The Afterlife of George Cartwright , both of which have... more...