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  • Recalculatingby Charles Bernstein

    University of Chicago Press 2018; US$ 25.00 US$ 21.25

    Long anticipated, Recalculating is Charles Bernstein’s first full-length collection of new poems in seven years . As a result of this lengthy time under construction, the scope, scale, and stylistic variation of the poems far surpasses Bernstein’s previous work. Together, the poems of Recalculating take readers on a journey through the history... more...

  • The Young Dukeby Chris Enss; Howard Kazanjian

    TwoDot 2018; US$ 13.99

    By the time Stagecoach made John Wayne a silver-screen star in 1939, the thirty-one-year-old was already a veteran of more than sixty films, having appeared in B Westerns for five studios. By the 1950s he was destined to become an American icon. This biography reveals the story of his early life, illustrated with rare archival images. more...

  • Reporting U.S.-European Relationsby Jonathan Carr; Henri Pierre; Michael Rice; Michael Rice; James A. Cooney

    Elsevier Science 2018; US$ 31.95

    Reporting U.S.-European Relations: Four Nations, Four Newspapers is a compilation of U.S. and European perspectives from different daily newspapers. Chapter 1 is about the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ). After a brief background of the newspaper, from one dictator to another, the paper is described as having no editor. The political, economic,... more...

  • Julia Kristeva and Literary Theoryby Megan Becker-Leckrone

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 36.80

    Engaged debate among feminist, political, and psychoanalytic thinkers has secured Julia Kristeva's status as one of the most formidable figures in twentieth-century critical theory. Nevertheless, her precise relevance to the study of literature - the extent to which her theory is specifically a literary theory - can be hard for new readers to fathom.... more...

  • Brucie - A Celebration of of Sir Bruce Forsyth 1928 - 2017: The Life. The Laughter. The Entertainerby Jules Stenson

    John Blake Publishing 2017; US$ 5.99

    Bruce Forsyth's career spanned an astonishing eight decades - from the old music halls to primetime television on a Saturday night. This is the story of one of Britain's greatest national treasures and a true showman, whose type we'll never see again. Born in 1928 in north London, Bruce's dream from boyhood was to go into show business. However,... more...

  • The Baby Hedgehogby Tina Nolan

    Stripes Publishing 2017; US$ 5.99

    Abandoned, lost, neglected? There's always a home at Animal Magic! In a perfect world there'd be no need for Animal Magic. But Eva and Karl Harrison, who live at the animal rescue centre with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help. When Barney the baby hedgehog is found all alone in a barn... more...

  • Literary Theory: The Basicsby Hans Bertens

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 24.95

    This third edition of Hans Bertens’ bestselling book is an essential guide to the often confusing and complicated world of literary theory. Exploring a broad range of topics from Marxist and feminist criticism to postmodernism and new historicism Literary Theory: The Basics covers contemporary topics including: reception theory and reader response... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Jewish Culturesby Nadia Valman; Laurence Roth

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 219.00

    The Routledge Handbook to Contemporary Jewish Cultures explores the diversity of Jewish cultures and ways of investigating them, presenting the different methodologies, arguments and challenges within the discipline. Divided into themed sections, this book considers in turn: How the individual terms "Jewish" and "culture" are defined, looking... more...

  • Performance Studiesby Richard Schechner

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 82.00

    The publication of Performance Studies: An Introduction was a defining moment for the field. Richard Schechner's pioneering textbook provides a lively and accessible overview of the full range of performance for undergraduates at all levels and beginning graduate students in performance studies, theatre, performing arts, and cultural studies. Among... more...

  • Sylvia Plathby Susan Bassnett

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 36.80

    In this lively and accessible introduction to Sylvia Plath's writing, Susan Bassnett offers a balanced view of one of the finest modern poets. Bassnett argues that there can never be any definitive version of the Plath story, but from close reading of the texts she left behind, readers can discover the excitement of her diverse work. The second edition... more...