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- Picador 2014; US$ 16.99
In this award-winning collection, the bestselling author of Gilead offers us other ways of thinking about history, religion, and society. Whether rescuing "Calvinism" and its creator Jean Cauvin from the repressive "puritan" stereotype, or considering how the McGuffey readers were inspired by Midwestern abolitionists, or the divide between the Bible... more...
- New York Review Books 2014; US$ 14.00
On Being Blue is a book about everything blue?sex and sleaze and sadness, among other things?and about everything else. It brings us the world in a word as only William H. Gass, among contemporary American writers, can do. Gass writes: Of the colors, blue and green have the greatest emotional range. Sad reds and melancholy yellows are difficult... more...
- Random House Australia 2014; US$ 24.73
A collection of personal essays and writing from David Malouf to celebrate his 80th birthday. Topography, geography, history. Multiculturalism, referendums, the constitution and national occasions. Parental and grandparental romances, the sensual and bountiful beauty of Brisbane, the mysterious offerings of Queenslander houses, and leaving home.... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 27.74
»Ein Vademecum für Romantiker unserer Zeit« ist der Untertitel der Sammlung von Essays, die Max Brod mit 29 Jahren 1913 bei Kurt Wolff in Leipzig veröffentlichte. Die Verbindung von Romantik und Moderne kommt in dieser Sammlung nirgends deutlicher zum Ausdruck als in dem brillanten Essay zu Robert Walser, dessen Größe zu dieser Zeit kaum jemand sah.... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 39.95
A personal and cultural mediation, Philip D. Beidler?s The Island Called Paradise explores the fascinating ways Cuban history and culture have permeated North American consciousness, and vice versa. In The Island Called Paradise , Philip D. Beidler shares his personal discovery of the vast, rich, and astonishing history of the island of Cuba and... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 36.17
Written by an examiner, this comprehensive resource develops analysis and critical thinking skills, with a focus on progression and results. It includes extension texts to cement exam skills, and a dedicated extension chapter to stretch your most able students. The activity-based approach helps to equip learners to tackle the Unseen component. more...
- Faber & Faber 2014; US$ 16.99
Writers write?but what do they do for money? In a widely read essay entitled ?MFA vs NYC,? bestselling novelist Chad Harbach ( The Art of Fielding ) argued that the American literary scene has split into two cultures: New York publishing versus university MFA programs. This book brings together established writers, MFA professors and students, and... more...