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Lonely Woman

by Takako Takahashi Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
03/2004
ISBN:
9780231131261
Format:
Hbk 192 pages

Replete with madwomen, murderers, musicians, and mystics, Lonely Woman dramatically interweaves the lives of five women. It remains...

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Producing the Modern Hebrew Canon: Nation Building and Minority Discourse

by Hannan Hever New York University Press
Pub Date:
12/2001
ISBN:
9780814736449
Format:
Hbk 259 pages

A people's writings can play a dramatic role in nation building, as the development of modern Hebrew literature powerfully illustrates....

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Epitome of Queen Lilavati (Volume 2)

by Jinaratna & Richard Fynes New York University Press
Pub Date:
08/2006
ISBN:
9780814727423
Format:
Hbk 543 pages

The Epitome of Queen Lilavati tells the stories of the lives of a group of souls as they pass through a series of embodiments...

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Marvelous Adventures of Pierre Baptiste: Father and Mother, First and Last

by Patricia Eakins New York University Press
Pub Date:
05/1999
ISBN:
9780814722091
Format:
Hbk 256 pages

The first-person narrative of a savant slave, Patricia Eakins's The Marvelous Adventures of Pierre Baptiste is one of the most...

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Murdering Masculinities: Fantasies of Gender and Violence in the American Crime Novel

by Forter New York University Press
Pub Date:
11/2000
ISBN:
9780814726914
Format:
Pb+ 278 pages

Though American crime novels are often derided for containing misogynistic attitudes and limiting ideas of masculinity, Greg Forter...

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Poetics of the Literary Self-Portrait

by Beaujour New York University Press
Pub Date:
10/1992
ISBN:
9780814711927
Format:
Pbk 428 pages

A serious and independent contribution to the literature of autobiography.-- John SturrockFrench StudiesClearly a landmark study....

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Grief Taboo in American Literature: Loss and Prolonged Adolescence in Twain, Melville, and Hemingway

by Boker New York University Press
Pub Date:
08/1997
ISBN:
9780814713143
Format:
Pbk 372 pages

In this feminist rereading, Pamela A. Boker examines the prolonged adolescence of the American male in the works of three quintessential...

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Descent of the Imagination: Postromantic Culture in the Later Novels of Thomas Hardy

by Moore New York University Press
Pub Date:
09/1993
ISBN:
9780814754993
Format:
Pbk 334 pages

The Descent of the Imagination places Thomas Hardy's writing within the context of nineteenth-century fiction writing as a genre....

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Sing Sing Sing: Poems

by Murphy New York University Press
Pub Date:
12/1990
ISBN:
9780814754610
Format:
Pbk 102 pages

Sing, Sing, Sing is unlike any recent first collection by an American poet. It goes against the grain of contemporary fashion...

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Whitman's Presence: Body, Voice, and Writing in Leaves of Grass

by Nathanson New York University Press
Pub Date:
03/1994
ISBN:
9780814757796
Format:
Pbk 550 pages

'Nathanson addresses with renewed insight a problem that has vexed Whitman scholars at least since James E. Miller, Jr.'s A Critical...

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Swan, What Shores?

by Patterson New York University Press
Pub Date:
05/2000
ISBN:
9780814766859
Format:
Pb+ 94 pages

Winner of the Colorado Book Award;Winner of the Willa Literary AwardAs heard on Public Radio International's The Writer's Almanac!Full...

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Bird-Self Accumulated

by Judson New York University Press
Pub Date:
03/1996
ISBN:
9780814742297
Format:
Hbk 192 pages

'When BooBoo stabs Morris Boyle I am reading a news magazine that someone has smuggled into the wing.'Thus, the protagonist of...

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Prospects for the Study of American Literature: A Guide for Scholars and Students

by Kopley New York University Press
Pub Date:
08/1997
ISBN:
9780814746981
Format:
Pb+ 364 pages

What can there possibly be left to say about . . .? This common litany, resonant both in and outside of academia, reflects a growing...

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Whiteness Visible: The Meaning of Whiteness in American Literature

by Babb New York University Press
Pub Date:
09/1998
ISBN:
9780814713129
Format:
Pb+ 227 pages

In Whiteness Visible, Valerie Babb investigates the history, values, rituals, and shared consciousness that created whiteness...

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Albert Cohen: Dissonant Voices

by Jack I Abecassis Johns Hopkins University Press
Pub Date:
12/2004
ISBN:
9780801879821
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

A major figure in twentieth-century letters, Albert Cohen (1895--1981) left a paradoxical legacy. His heavily autobiographical,...

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