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Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
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Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool. From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless...
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An exciting monograph dedicated to an extraordinary figure and one of last century’s most famous and influential artists. Man Ray (1890-1976) was a photographer, painter, and creator of objects, experimental films, and images which were at times en...
Literature: Craft and Voice
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Bringing writers to readers brings readers to writing. Today’s students do read―we know that they read a significant amount of email, text messages, web pages, and even magazines. What many do not do is read in a sustained way. Many do not come t...
Upstream: Selected Essays
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One of O, The Oprah Magazine’s Ten Best Books of the Year! The New York Times bestselling collection of essays from beloved poet, Mary Oliver. “In the beginning I was so young and such a stranger to myself I hardly existed. I had to go out ...
Best Creative Nonfiction of the South, Volume II: North Carolina
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Best Creative Nonfiction of the South serves as a valuable resource for scholars, students, writers, and general readers interested in creative nonfiction both from specific areas of the South and across the region as a whole. This North Carolina vol...
Romola (Modern Library Classics)
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George Eliot’s Romola, writes Robert Kiely in his Introduction, embodies the author’s “wrestling with her own best theories of history and human nature as a creative experiment of the highest order.” Set in Florence in 1492, a time of great p...
The American Popular Novel After World War II: A Study of 25 Best Sellers, 1947-2000
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Through the perspectives of selected best-selling novels from the end of World War II to the end of the 20th century--including The Catcher in the Rye, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Godfather, Jaws, Beloved, The Silence of the Lambs, and Jurassic Park--...
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The Best of the Achaeans: Concepts of the Hero in Archaic Greek Poetry
By Johns Hopkins University Press
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Despite widespread interest in the Greek hero as a cult figure, little was written about the relationship between the cult practices and the portrayals of the hero in poetry. The first edition of The Best of the Achaeans bridged that gap, raising new...
Must Read: Rediscovering American Bestsellers: From Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci Code
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What is it about certain books that makes them bestsellers? Why do some of these books remain popular for centuries, and others fade gently into obscurity? And why is it that when scholars do turn their attention to bestsellers, they seem only to be ...
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In this timely volume, the authors systematically analyze postmodern theory to evaluate its relevance for critical social theory and radical politics today. Best and Kellner provide:* An introduction and critique of the work of Foucault, Deleuze and ...
The Norton Introduction to Literature with 2016 MLA Update (Shorter Twelfth Edition)
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THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATE. The most trusted guide for helping students read critically and write carefully.The Norton Introduction to Literature presents an engaging, balanced selection of literature to suit any cours...
100 Years of The Best American Short Stories (The Best American Series )
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The Best American Short Stories is the longest running and best-selling series of short fiction in the country. For the centennial celebration of this beloved annual series, master of the form Lorrie Moore selects forty stories from the more than tw...
The Best of the Bellevue Literary Review
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“A kaleidoscope of creativity . . . unsentimental and sometimes unpredictable.”—Journal of the American Medical AssociationFounded just six years ago, Bellevue Literary Review is already widely recognized as a rare forum for emerging and celebr...
30 Before 30: How I Made a Mess of My 20s, and You Can Too: Essays
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A charming, relatable and hilarious collection of essays documenting a young woman's attempt to accomplish thirty life goals before turning thirty.Something was nagging Marina Shifrin. As a freshly minted adult with student loan payments, a barely h...
Camino Hacia El Pasado (Best Seller) (Spanish Edition)
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The Omnibus Homo Sacer (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics)
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Giorgio Agamben's Homo Sacer is one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades. A twenty-year undertaking, this project is a series of interconnected investigations of staggering ambition and scope investigating the deepest found...