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- Random House Publishing Group 2015; US$ 30.00
This groundbreaking dual biography brings to life a pioneering English feminist and the daughter she never knew. Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley have each been the subject of numerous biographies, yet no one has ever examined their lives in one book?until now. In Romantic Outlaws, Charlotte Gordon reunites the trailblazing author who wrote ... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 44.95
An annotated selection of unpublished letters by Nathaniel Hawthorne's sister. Retrieved from seven different libraries, this corpus of letters was preserved by the Manning family chiefly for their value as records of Nathaniel Hawthorne's life and work; but they ironically also illuminate the life and mind of a fascinating correspondent and... more...
- Canongate Books 2015; US$ 15.79
THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'Compassionate, unblinking and very, very funny' MEG ROSOFF 'Eye-opening . . . occasionally haunting, always insightful' DAVID EAGLEMAN A girl always remembers the first corpse she shaves. It is the only event in her life more awkward than her first kiss or losing her virginity. The hands of time will never move quite... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 27.95
Prologue Somewhere in the midst of my forty years of directing Shakespeare?s plays, acting in quite a few of them (never at the same time?directing and acting occupy different parts of the brain, and I find it impossible to be in both states at once), somewhere in the midst of this I realized that the Shakespeare who wrote The Taming of the Shrew... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available
Contents Abbreviations Introduction: Anxiety, Democracy, and Disability 1. Locke?s Capacity Contract and the Construction of Idiocy 2. Manufacturing Anxiety: The Medicalization of Mental Defect 3. The Disavowal of Disability in Contemporary Contract Theory 4. Rethinking Political Agency: Arendt and the Self-Advocacy Movement 5. Self-Advocates and... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00
Claire Nally is Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century English Literature at the University of Northumbria, UK. She has published books and articles in gender and subculture, as well as in Irish literature and culture. Angela Smith is Reader in Language and Culture at the University of Sunderland, UK. She has published widely in the areas of gender,... more...