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- Counterpoint 2013; US$ 24.99
In 1953, Gary Snyder returned to the Bay Area and, at age 23, enrolled in graduate school at the University of California, Berkeley, to study Asian languages and culture. He intensified his study of Chinese and Japanese, and taking up the challenge of one of his professors, Chen Shih-hsiang, he began to work on translating a largely unknown poet by... more...
- Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 24.95
When Midwesterner Steve Friedman arrived in Manhattan, the land of the quick and the mean, raring to go and ready to conquer, he soon found pitfalls and pratfalls more numerous and perilous than he had ever imagined. Here is his utterly honest, often hilarious, self-deprecating account of those fateful years, starting with his first job at GQ and... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 15.26
Hauptbeschreibung Wolfgang Hilbig zählt sicher zu den außergewöhnlichsten Erscheinungen der deutsch-deutschen Literaturgeschichte am Ende des 20. Jahrhunderts. Er war ein Dichter, der in der Traditionslinie Novalis - Rimbaud - Trakl - Kafka steht und zugleich lange Jahre in den Braunkohlerevieren Sachsens als Heizerarbeitete. Kein Autor hat eine... more...
- African Heritage Press 2013; US$ 19.95
Love Gifts is a love sequence: the poetic rendering of the relationship between the minstrel and his muse over a long period. The poet uses the relationship of the two personages to investigate the human condition; hence the poems deal with dreams, desires, frustrations, hopes, contentment, and seeking meaning in life. The poetic canvas links the two... more...
- African Heritage Press 2012; US$ 19.95
OBIWU received his Ph.D. (with distinction) in English with emphasis on Critical Theory from Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York and wrote his dissertation on In the Name of the Father: Lacanian Reading of Four White South African Writers. Tigress at Full Moon is his second volume of poetry since Rituals of the Sun (1992). Obiwuís other publications... more...
- Bastei Entertainment 2009; US$ 6.67
In den Gassen und Gewölben der historischen Altstadt Lübecks werden zwei Menschen brutal ermordet. Die Mordwaffen, ein antikes Stilett und ein Armeerevolver, wirken wie Requisiten in einem blutig inszenierten Drama. Kommissarin Pia Korittki zieht mit ihren Ermittlungen immer weitere und gefährlichere Kreise - und merkt zu spät, dass sie sich auf... more...
- Carcanet 2013; US$ 7.26
The poems in Rory Waterman's debut collection Tonight the Summer's Over explore belonging and estrangement with precise resonance. Born in Belfast and brought up in rural Lincolnshire, Waterman turns an unblurred eye on his own childhood, caught between two countries, two cultures, two parents. Yet his poems are never mere autobiography: they are rooted... more...
- Luath Press Ltd 2013; US$ 14.57
At the height of the Scottish Independence debate, After Independence offers an in-depth and varied exploration of the possibilities for Scotland, from both pro and anti-independence standpoints. Drawing together over two dozen leading minds on the subject, After Independence offers a comprehensive and balanced analysis of Scotland's current and prospective... more...
- Texas Review Press 2012; US$ 2.95
"I taught undergraduates for forty-five years (the last thirty at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee), and for most of those years I spent as much time as possible outside. I hunted as much as I could, and I fished some. I also spent time in the woods of Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi just walking around looking at things... more...