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  • Games of Property

    Games of Property
    av Thadious M. Davis

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331391

    In Games of Property, distinguished critic Thadious M. Davis provides a dazzling new interpretation of William Faulkner’s Go Down, Moses. Davis argues that in its unrelenting attention to issues related to the ownership of land and people, Go…

  • Games of Property

    Games of Property
    av Thadious M. Davis

    Klotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331032

    In Games of Property, distinguished critic Thadious M. Davis provides a dazzling new interpretation of William Faulkner’s Go Down, Moses. Davis argues that in its unrelenting attention to issues related to the ownership of land and people, Go…

  • Secretaries of the Moon

    Secretaries of the Moon

    Klotband - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822306702

    The letter from Jose Rodriguez Feo that prompted Stevens's poem was the third in a ten-year correspondence (1944-54) between the poet and the young Cuban, who quickly became Stevens's "most exciting correspondent." The two shared a Harvard education…

  • The Politics of Liberal Education

    The Politics of Liberal Education

    Klotband - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822311836

    Controversy over what role “the great books” should play in college curricula and questions about who defines “the literary canon” are at the forefront of debates in higher education. The Politics of Liberal Education enters…

  • The Politics of Liberal Education

    The Politics of Liberal Education

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822311997

    Controversy over what role “the great books” should play in college curricula and questions about who defines “the literary canon” are at the forefront of debates in higher education. The Politics of Liberal Education enters…

  • Theory Now

    Theory Now
    av Michael Hardt

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822367383

    This special issue of the South Atlantic Quarterly focuses on theory's role in contemporary politics, reading, and critiques of literature. Although there will always be questions raised about what theory is, what it can do, and its overall efficacy…

  • Visions of Beirut

    Visions of Beirut
    av Hatim El-Hibri

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478010449

    In Visions of Beirut Hatim El-Hibri explores how the creation and circulation of images have shaped the urban spaces and cultural imaginaries of Beirut. Drawing on fieldwork and texts ranging from maps, urban plans, and aerial photographs to live te…

  • Visions of Beirut

    Visions of Beirut
    av Hatim El-Hibri

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478010777

    In Visions of Beirut Hatim El-Hibri explores how the creation and circulation of images have shaped the urban spaces and cultural imaginaries of Beirut. Drawing on fieldwork and texts ranging from maps, urban plans, and aerial photographs to live te…

  • Articles on American Literature, 1950-1967

    Articles on American Literature, 1950-1967

    Klotband - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822302391

    For the scholar, teacher, and librarian who consulted with pleasure and profit Articles on American Literature 1900-1950, the newest volume of this compilation is a welcome event. Encompassing another two decades of literary scholarship, the book pr…

  • I Never Left Home

    I Never Left Home
    av Margaret Randall

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006183

    In 1969, poet and revolutionary Margaret Randall was forced underground when the Mexican government cracked down on all those who took part in the 1968 student movement. Needing to leave the country, she sent her four young children alone to Cuba wh…

  • God of Many Names

    God of Many Names
    av Mihai I. Spariosu

    Klotband - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822311270

    Tracing the interrelationship among play, poetic imitation, and power to the Hellenic world, Mihai I. Spariosu provides a revisionist model of cultural change in Greek antiquity. Challenging the traditional and static distinction made between archai…

  • God of Many Names

    God of Many Names
    av Mihai I. Spariosu

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822311461

    Tracing the interrelationship among play, poetic imitation, and power to the Hellenic world, Mihai I. Spariosu provides a revisionist model of cultural change in Greek antiquity. Challenging the traditional and static distinction made between archai…

  • The Art Song in America

    The Art Song in America
    av John Hanks

    Övrigt - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822320517

    Art songs are poems set to music. Performed by renowned tenor John Hanks and pianist Ruth Friedberg, these digitally remastered recordings -- originally issued by Duke University Press on LP in 1965 and 1974 -- offer a vast treasure of American art…

  • Southern Gardens, Southern Gardening

    Southern Gardens, Southern Gardening
    av William Lanier Hunt

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822312239

    Originally published in 1982, this bestselling collection of gardening writing by William Lanier Hunt--one of the South’s leading gardening writers and horticulturalists--is now available for the first time in paperback. Arranged by months of…

  • Asian Video Cultures

    Asian Video Cultures

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822368991

    The contributors to this volume theorize Asian video cultures in the context of social movements, market economies, and local popular cultures to complicate notions of the Asian experience of global media. Whether discussing video platforms in Japan…

  • Asian Video Cultures

    Asian Video Cultures

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822368915

    The contributors to this volume theorize Asian video cultures in the context of social movements, market economies, and local popular cultures to complicate notions of the Asian experience of global media. Whether discussing video platforms in Japan…

  • Other Planes of There

    Other Planes of There
    av Renee Green

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357032

    For more than two decades, the artist Renée Green has created an impressive body of work in which language is an essential element. Green is also a prolific writer and a major voice in the international art world. Other Planes of There gathers for t…

  • Other Planes of There

    Other Planes of There
    av Renee Green

    Klotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822356929

    For more than two decades, the artist Renée Green has created an impressive body of work in which language is an essential element. Green is also a prolific writer and a major voice in the international art world. Other Planes of There gathers for t…

  • A Chancellor's Tale

    A Chancellor's Tale
    av Ralph Snyderman

    Klotband - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822361855

    During his fifteen years as chancellor, Dr. Ralph Snyderman helped create new paradigms for academic medicine while guiding the Duke University Medical Center through periods of great challenge and transformation. Under his leadership, the medical c…

  • How Soon Is Now?

    How Soon Is Now?
    av Carolyn Dinshaw

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353676

    How Soon Is Now? performs a powerful critique of modernist temporal regimes through its revelatory exploration of queer ways of being in time as well as of the potential queerness of time itself. Carolyn Dinshaw focuses on medieval tales of asynchro…

  • Democracy's Body

    Democracy's Body
    av Sally Banes

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822313991

    Democracy's Body offers a lively, detailed account of the beginnings of the Judson Dance Theater--a popular center of dance experimentation in New York's Greenwich Village--and its place in the larger history of the avant-garde art scene of the 1960…

  • Dancing with the Dead

    Dancing with the Dead
    av Christopher T. Nelson

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822343714

    Challenging conventional understandings of time and memory, Christopher T. Nelson examines how contemporary Okinawans have contested, appropriated, and transformed the burdens and possibilities of the past. Nelson explores the work of a circle of Ok…

  • Dancing with the Dead

    Dancing with the Dead
    av Christopher T. Nelson

    Klotband - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822343493

    Challenging conventional understandings of time and memory, Christopher T. Nelson examines how contemporary Okinawans have contested, appropriated, and transformed the burdens and possibilities of the past. Nelson explores the work of a circle of Ok…

  • The Beneficiary

    The Beneficiary
    av Bruce Robbins

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370215

    From iPhones and clothing to jewelry and food, the products those of us in the developed world consume and enjoy exist only through the labor and suffering of countless others. In his new book Bruce Robbins examines the implications of this dynamic…

  • The Beneficiary

    The Beneficiary
    av Bruce Robbins

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370123

    From iPhones and clothing to jewelry and food, the products those of us in the developed world consume and enjoy exist only through the labor and suffering of countless others. In his new book Bruce Robbins examines the implications of this dynamic…

  • Postmodernism and Japan

    Postmodernism and Japan

    Pocket - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822308966

    Postmodernism and Japan is a coherent yet diverse study of the dynamics of postmodernism, as described by Lyotard, Baudrillard, Deleuze, and Guatarri, from the often startling perspective of a society bent on transforming itself into the image of We…

  • The Ghana Reader

    The Ghana Reader

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359920

    Covering 500 years of Ghana's history, The Ghana Reader provides a multitude of historical, political, and cultural perspectives on this iconic African nation. Whether discussing the Asante kingdom and the Gold Coast's importance to European commerc…

  • The Ghana Reader

    The Ghana Reader

    Klotband - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359845

    Covering 500 years of Ghana's history, The Ghana Reader provides a multitude of historical, political, and cultural perspectives on this iconic African nation. Whether discussing the Asante kingdom and the Gold Coast's importance to European commerc…

  • Cultural Studies in the Future Tense

    Cultural Studies in the Future Tense
    av Lawrence Grossberg

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822348443

    Lawrence Grossberg is one of the leading figures in cultural studies internationally. In Cultural Studies in the Future Tense, he offers a powerful critique of the present state of cultural studies and, more broadly, of the intellectual left, especi…

  • Relocating the Fault Lines

    Relocating the Fault Lines
    av Guven Guzeldere

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822365570

    Islamic but secular, ambivalent about its Ottoman past, and anxious for membership in the European Union, Turkey seems to be easily cast—in terms of its geographical and cultural situatedness—as a bridge between the East and the West. Ho…

  • The Expanding Vista

    The Expanding Vista
    av Mary Ann Watson

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822314431

    As American politics and television became more closely intertwined in the early 1960s, each underwent enormous and long-lasting changes. In The Expanding Vista, originally published in 1990 (Oxford University Press), Mary Ann Watson looks at how te…

  • Cinema at the End of Empire

    Cinema at the End of Empire
    av Priya Jaikumar

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822337935

    How did the imperial logic underlying British and Indian film policy change with the British Empire’s loss of moral authority and political cohesion? Were British and Indian films of the 1930s and 1940s responsive to and responsible for such s…

  • Cinema at the End of Empire

    Cinema at the End of Empire
    av Priya Jaikumar

    Klotband - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822337805

    How did the imperial logic underlying British and Indian film policy change with the British Empire’s loss of moral authority and political cohesion? Were British and Indian films of the 1930s and 1940s responsive to and responsible for such s…

  • Reframing Bodies

    Reframing Bodies
    av Roger Hallas

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822346012

    In Reframing Bodies, Roger Hallas illuminates the capacities of film and video to bear witness to the cultural, political, and psychological imperatives of the AIDS crisis. He explains how queer films and videos made in response to the AIDS epidemic…

  • Male Call

    Male Call
    av Jonathan Auerbach

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822318200

    When Jack London died in 1916 at age forty, he was one of the most famous writers of his time. Eighty years later he remains one of the most widely read American authors in the world. The first major critical study of London to appear in a decade, M…

  • Male Call

    Male Call
    av Jonathan Auerbach

    Klotband - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822318279

    When Jack London died in 1916 at age forty, he was one of the most famous writers of his time. Eighty years later he remains one of the most widely read American authors in the world. The first major critical study of London to appear in a decade, M…

  • Fluent Bodies

    Fluent Bodies
    av Jean M. Langford

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822329480

    "Fluent Bodies" examines the modernization of the indigenous healing practice, Ayurveda, in India. It combines contemporary ethnography with a study of key historical moments as glimpsed through early-20th-century texts.

  • Fluent Bodies

    Fluent Bodies
    av Jean M. Langford

    Klotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822329312

    Fluent Bodies examines the modernization of the indigenous healing practice, Ayurveda, in India. Combining contemporary ethnography with a study of key historical moments as glimpsed through early-twentieth-century texts, Jean M. Langford argues tha…

  • Postgenomics

    Postgenomics

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359227

    Ten years after the Human Genome Project’s completion the life sciences stand in a moment of uncertainty, transition, and contestation. The postgenomic era has seen rapid shifts in research methodology, funding, scientific labor, and disciplin…

  • Postgenomics

    Postgenomics

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358947

    Ten years after the Human Genome Project’s completion the life sciences stand in a moment of uncertainty, transition, and contestation. The postgenomic era has seen rapid shifts in research methodology, funding, scientific labor, and disciplin…

  • Postsocialism and Cultural Politics

    Postsocialism and Cultural Politics
    av Xudong Zhang

    Klotband - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822342120

    In Postsocialism and Cultural Politics, Xudong Zhang offers a critical analysis of China’s “long 1990s,” the tumultuous years between the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown and China’s entry into the World Trade Organization in…

  • Postsocialism and Cultural Politics

    Postsocialism and Cultural Politics
    av Xudong Zhang

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822342304

    In Postsocialism and Cultural Politics, Xudong Zhang offers a critical analysis of China’s “long 1990s,” the tumultuous years between the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown and China’s entry into the World Trade Organization in…

  • The Fixer

    The Fixer
    av Charles Piot

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478001911

    In the West African nation of Togo, applying for the U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery is a national obsession, with hundreds of thousands of Togolese entering each year. From the street frenzy of the lottery sign-up period and the scramble to raise money…

  • The Fixer

    The Fixer
    av Charles Piot

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478003045

    In the West African nation of Togo, applying for the U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery is a national obsession, with hundreds of thousands of Togolese entering each year. From the street frenzy of the lottery sign-up period and the scramble to raise money…

  • Tattoo

    Tattoo
    av Nicholas Thomas

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822335504

    The history of tattooing is shrouded in controversy. Citing the Polynesian derivation of the word "tattoo," many scholars and tattoo enthusiasts have believed that the modern practice of tattooing originated in the Pacific, and specifically in the c…

  • TV Socialism

    TV Socialism
    av Aniko Imre

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822360995

    In TV Socialism, Aniko Imre provides an innovative history of television in socialist Europe during and after the Cold War. Rather than uniform propaganda programming, Imre finds rich evidence of hybrid aesthetic and economic practices, including fr…

  • Making Light

    Making Light
    av Raymond Knapp

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822369509

    In Making Light Raymond Knapp traces the musical legacy of German Idealism as it led to the declining prestige of composers such as Haydn while influencing the development of American popular music in the nineteenth century. Knapp identifies in Hayd…

  • Making Light

    Making Light
    av Raymond Knapp

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822369356

    In Making Light Raymond Knapp traces the musical legacy of German Idealism as it led to the declining prestige of composers such as Haydn while influencing the development of American popular music in the nineteenth century. Knapp identifies in Hayd…

  • Saved for a Purpose

    Saved for a Purpose
    av James A. Joseph

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358961

    The son of a minister, James A. Joseph grew up in Louisiana’s Cajun country, where his parents taught him the value of education and the importance of serving others. These lessons inspired him to follow a career path that came to include work…

  • American Empire and the Politics of Meaning

    American Empire and the Politics of Meaning
    av Julian Go

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822342298

    When the United States took control of the Philippines and Puerto Rico in the wake of the Spanish-American War, it declared that it would transform its new colonies through lessons in self-government and the ways of American-style democracy. In both…

  • The Revolution Has Come

    The Revolution Has Come
    av Robyn C. Spencer

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822362869

    In The Revolution Has Come Robyn C. Spencer traces the Black Panther Party's organizational evolution in Oakland, California, where hundreds of young people came to political awareness and journeyed to adulthood as members. Challenging the belief th…

  • Reproduction, Globalization, and the State

    Reproduction, Globalization, and the State

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822349600

    Reproduction, Globalization, and the State conceptualizes and puts into practice a global anthropology of reproduction and reproductive health. Leading anthropologists offer new perspectives on how transnational migration and global flows of communi…

  • The Male Pill

    The Male Pill
    av Nelly Oudshoorn

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331957

    "The Male Pill" reveals the history of hormonal contraceptives for men. It is ultimately a story as much about the design of masculinities in the last decades of the 20th century as it is about the development of safe and effective technologies.

  • The Male Pill

    The Male Pill
    av Nelly Oudshoorn

    Klotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331582

    The Male Pill is the first book to reveal the history of hormonal contraceptives for men. Nelly Oudshoorn explains why it is that, although the technical feasibility of male contraceptives was demonstrated as early as the 1970s, there is, to date, n…

  • Bill and Hillary

    Bill and Hillary
    av William H. Chafe

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357193

    In Bill and Hillary, one of our preeminent historians, William H. Chafe, boldly argues that the trajectory of the Clintons' political lives can be understood only through the prism of their personal relationship. From the day they first met at Yale…

  • Politics in the United Nations System

    Politics in the United Nations System

    Pocket - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822308201

    Politics in the United Nations reflects the predominant discord and occasional convergence among the members of the UN system as they view the international problems of our times through lenses of their geographic, historical, ideological, religious…

  • Politics in the United Nations System

    Politics in the United Nations System

    Klotband - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822308041

    Politics in the United Nations reflects the predominant discord and occasional convergence among the members of the UN system as they view the international problems of our times through lenses of their geographic, historical, ideological, religious…

  • Sounding the Modern Woman

    Sounding the Modern Woman
    av Jean Ma

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358763

    From the beginning of the sound cinema era, singing actresses captivated Chinese audiences. In Sounding the Modern Woman, Jean Ma shows how their rise to stardom attests to the changing roles of women in urban modernity and the complex symbiosis bet…

  • Sounding the Modern Woman

    Sounding the Modern Woman
    av Jean Ma

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358657

    From the beginning of the sound cinema era, singing actresses captivated Chinese audiences. In Sounding the Modern Woman, Jean Ma shows how their rise to stardom attests to the changing roles of women in urban modernity and the complex symbiosis bet…

  • Recycled Stars

    Recycled Stars
    av Mary R. Desjardins

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358022

    The popularity of television in postwar suburban America had a devastating effect on the traditional Hollywood studio system. Yet many aging Hollywood stars used television to revive their fading careers. In Recycled Stars, Mary R. Desjardins examin…

  • Recycled Stars

    Recycled Stars
    av Mary R. Desjardins

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357896

    The popularity of television in postwar suburban America had a devastating effect on the traditional Hollywood studio system. Yet many aging Hollywood stars used television to revive their fading careers. In Recycled Stars, Mary R. Desjardins examin…

  • Domination without Dominance

    Domination without Dominance
    av Gonzalo Lamana

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822343110

    Offering an alternative narrative of the conquest of the Incas, Gonzalo Lamana both examines and shifts away from the colonial imprint that still permeates most accounts of the conquest. Lamana focuses on a key moment of transition: the years that b…

  • Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason

    Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason
    av John Kadvany

    Klotband - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822326601

    The Hungarian émigré Imre Lakatos (1922–1974) earned a worldwide reputation through the influential philosophy of science debates involving Thomas Kuhn, Paul Feyerabend, and Sir Karl Popper. In Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason John Kadvan…

  • Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason

    Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason
    av John Kadvany

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822326496

    The Hungarian émigré Imre Lakatos (1922–1974) earned a worldwide reputation through the influential philosophy of science debates involving Thomas Kuhn, Paul Feyerabend, and Sir Karl Popper. In Imre Lakatos and the Guises of Reason John Kadvan…

  • Developments in Russian Politics 9

    Developments in Russian Politics 9

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478004806

    In Developments in Russian Politics 9 an international team of experts provide a comprehensive and critical discussion of the country's most recent developments, offering substantive coverage of the key areas in domestic and foreign Russian politics…

  • Where No Wall Remains

    Where No Wall Remains

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478021124

    Built around the Live Arts Bard 2019 Biennial of the same name, “Where No Wall Remains” is a record of performances and interactive art projects by international artists on the subject of borders. The artists mark the thirtieth anniversa…

  • Little Manila Is in the Heart

    Little Manila Is in the Heart
    av Dawn Bohulano Mabalon

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353393

    In the early twentieth century—not long after 1898, when the United States claimed the Philippines as an American colony—Filipinas/os became a vital part of the agricultural economy of California's fertile San Joaquin Delta. In downtown…

  • Theft Is Property!

    Theft Is Property!
    av Robert Nichols

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006084

    Drawing on Indigenous peoples' struggles against settler colonialism, Theft Is Property! reconstructs the concept of dispossession as a means of explaining how shifting configurations of law, property, race, and rights have functioned as modes of go…

  • Theft Is Property!

    Theft Is Property!
    av Robert Nichols

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006732

    Drawing on Indigenous peoples' struggles against settler colonialism, Theft Is Property! reconstructs the concept of dispossession as a means of explaining how shifting configurations of law, property, race, and rights have functioned as modes of go…

  • Collective Creative Actions

    Collective Creative Actions

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780692126424

    Located in Houston's Third Ward—a historic African-American neighborhood—Project Row Houses (PRH) is a community platform that enriches lives through art with an emphasis on cultural identity and its impact on the urban landscape. Since…

  • American Literature at 75

    American Literature at 75
    av Houston A. Baker

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822366027

    Since its founding in 1929, American Literature has been considered the preeminent journal in its field. In this special issue, which celebrates the landmark seventy-fifth anniversary of the journal, past and present editors assess the contribution…

  • The Americas, Otherwise

    The Americas, Otherwise
    av Lois Parkinson Zamora

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822367208

    "The Americas, Otherwise" explores the growing influence of the study of the Americas-variously referred to as Americas Studies, Transamerican Studies, Hemispheric Studies, and Interamerican Studies-on the field of comparative literature. The essays…