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  • Brave Enough

    Brave Enough
    av Jessie Diggins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908195

    Travel with Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins on her compelling journey from America's heartland to international sports history, navigating challenges and triumphs with rugged grit and a splash of glitter Pyeongchang, February 21, 2018. In the n…

  • When Species Meet

    When Species Meet
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650460

    "When Species Meet is a breathtaking meditation on the intersection between humankind and dog, philosophy and science, and macro and micro cultures."-Cameron Woo, Publisher of Bark magazine In 2006, about 69 million U.S. households had pets, giving…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900656

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900649

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None

    A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None
    av Kathryn Yusoff

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907532

    Rewriting the "origin stories" of the Anthropocene No geology is neutral, writes Kathryn Yusoff. Tracing the color line of the Anthropocene, A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None examines how the grammar of geology is foundational to establishing th…

  • My Life in the Purple Kingdom

    My Life in the Purple Kingdom
    av BrownMark

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909277

    From the young Black teenager who built a bass guitar in woodshop to the musician building a solo career with Motown Records-Prince's bassist BrownMark on growing up in Minneapolis, joining Prince and The Revolution, and his life in the purple kingd…

  • Learning To Divide The World

    Learning To Divide The World
    av John Willinsky

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816630776

    This examination of the colonial legacy of education considers the correlations between education and conquest. It offers an account of the way that imperialism''s educational legacy continues to separate into black and white, east and west.'

  • Into the Extreme

    Into the Extreme
    av Valerie Olson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902551

    The first book-length, in-depth ethnography of U.S. human spaceflight What if outer space is not outside the human environment but, rather, defines it? This is the unusual starting point of Valerie Olson's Into the Extreme, revealing how outer space…

  • Into the Extreme

    Into the Extreme
    av Valerie Olson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902544

    The first book-length, in-depth ethnography of U.S. human spaceflight What if outer space is not outside the human environment but, rather, defines it? This is the unusual starting point of Valerie Olson's Into the Extreme, revealing how outer space…

  • Reading Autobiography

    Reading Autobiography
    av Sidonie Smith

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816669868

    With the memoir boom, life storytelling has become ubiquitous and emerged as a distinct field of study. Reading Autobiography, originally published in 2001, was the first comprehensive critical introduction to life writing in all its forms. Widely a…

  • Deep Mapping the Media City

    Deep Mapping the Media City
    av Shannon Mattern

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698516

    Going beyond current scholarship on the "media city" and the "smart city," Shannon Mattern argues that our global cities have been mediated and intelligent for millennia. Deep Mapping the Media City advocates for urban media archaeology, a multisens…

  • Tales from a Finnish Tupa

    Tales from a Finnish Tupa
    av James Cloyd Bowman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816667680

    Back in print.First published in 1936, this book presents tales of magic like "The Mouse Bride" and "Antti and the Wizard's Prophecy," droll stories such as "The Pig-Headed Wife," and fables from the collections of Eero Salmelainen and Iivo Harkoene…

  • Infinite Conversation

    Infinite Conversation
    av Maurice Blanchot

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816619702

    In this landmark volume, Blanchot sustains a dialogue with a number of thinkers whose contributions have marked turning points in the history of Western thought and have influenced virtually all the themes that inflect the contemporary literary and…

  • Up in the Rocky Mountains

    Up in the Rocky Mountains
    av Jennifer Eastman Attebery

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816647682

    Before the turn of the twentieth century, many Swedish men emigrated to the American Rockies as itinerant laborers, drawn by the region's developing industries. Single Swedish women ventured west, too, and whole families migrated, settling into farm…

  • Up in the Rocky Mountains

    Up in the Rocky Mountains
    av Jennifer Eastman Attebery

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816647675

    Before the turn of the twentieth century, many Swedish men emigrated to the American Rockies as itinerant laborers, drawn by the region's developing industries. Single Swedish women ventured west, too, and whole families migrated, settling into farm…

  • The Long Take

    The Long Take
    av Lutz Koepnick

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695881

    In The Long Take, Lutz Koepnick posits extended shot durations as a powerful medium for exploring different modes of perception and attention in our fast-paced world of mediated stimulations. Grounding his inquiry in the long takes of international…

  • The Long Take

    The Long Take
    av Lutz Koepnick

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695843

    In The Long Take, Lutz Koepnick posits extended shot durations as a powerful medium for exploring different modes of perception and attention in our fast-paced world of mediated stimulations. Grounding his inquiry in the long takes of international…

  • Place In The Woods

    Place In The Woods
    av Helen Hoover

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816631292

    Helen Hoover and her husband, Adrian, were trailblazers in the American back-to-the-land movement. Well ensconced in their professional lives in Chicago, they made the decision to follow their dream of a simple existence, pulling up their stakes and…

  • Ghostly Matters

    Ghostly Matters
    av Avery F. Gordon

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816654468

    "Avery Gordon's stunningly original and provocatively imaginative book explores the connections linking horror, history, and haunting. "-George Lipsitz "The text is of great value to anyone working on issues pertaining to the fantastic and the uncan…

  • Growing Up Global

    Growing Up Global
    av Cindi Katz

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816642106

    "Brilliant and intimate. The book is an eloquent rendition of the expansive spatial abstractions and mimetic revolutionary re-imagination it proposes." -Social and Cultural GeographyGrowing Up Global examines the processes of development and global…

  • Growing Up Global

    Growing Up Global
    av Cindi Katz

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816642090

    "Brilliant and intimate. The book is an eloquent rendition of the expansive spatial abstractions and mimetic revolutionary re-imagination it proposes." -Social and Cultural GeographyGrowing Up Global examines the processes of development and global…

  • Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902377

    Living on a damaged planet challenges who we are and where we live. This timely anthology calls on twenty eminent humanists and scientists to revitalize curiosity, observation, and transdisciplinary conversation about life on earth.As human-induced…

  • Swamplife

    Swamplife
    av Laura A. Ogden

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670277

    Little in North America is wilder than the Florida Everglades-a landscape of frightening reptiles, exotic plants in profusion, swarms of mosquitoes, and unforgiving heat. And yet, even from the early days of taming the wilderness with clearing and d…

  • Swamplife

    Swamplife
    av Laura A. Ogden

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670260

    Little in North America is wilder than the Florida Everglades-a landscape of frightening reptiles, exotic plants in profusion, swarms of mosquitoes, and unforgiving heat. And yet, even from the early days of taming the wilderness with clearing and d…

  • Feminine Endings

    Feminine Endings
    av Susan McClary

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641895

    A groundbreaking collection of essays in feminist music criticism, this book addresses problems of gender and sexuality in repertoires ranging from the early seventeenth century to rock and performance art. ". . . this is a major book . . . [McClary…

  • Space And Place

    Space And Place
    av Yi-fu Tuan

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816638772

    A study of the ways in which people feel and think about space, how they form attachments to home, neighborhood, and nation, and how feelings about space and place are affected by the sense of time."Since it is the breadth and universality of his ar…

  • Visions Of Excess

    Visions Of Excess
    av Georges Bataille

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816612833

    Since the publication of Visions of Excess in 1985, there has been an explosion of interest in the work of Georges Bataille. The French surrealist continues to be important for his groundbreaking focus on the visceral, the erotic, and the relation o…

  • Critique Of Cynical Reason

    Critique Of Cynical Reason
    av Peter Sloterdijk

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816615865

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650484

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650477

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • Francis Bacon

    Francis Bacon
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643424

    Translated and with an Introduction by Daniel W. Smith Afterword by Tom Conley Gilles Deleuze had several paintings by Francis Bacon hanging in his Paris apartment, and the painter's method and style as well as his motifs of seriality, difference, a…

  • The Man Who Invented Rock Hudson

    The Man Who Invented Rock Hudson
    av Robert Hofler

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691296

    Henry Willson was one of the quintessential power brokers in Hollywood during the late 1940s and 1950s when he launched the careers of Rock Hudson, Lana Turner, Tab Hunter, Natalie Wood, and many others. He was also a true casting couch agent, broke…

  • Hyperobjects

    Hyperobjects
    av Timothy Morton

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689231

    Having set global warming in irreversible motion, we are facing the possibility of ecological catastrophe. But the environmental emergency is also a crisis for our philosophical habits of thought, confronting us with a problem that seems to defy not…

  • Holidays in the Danger Zone

    Holidays in the Danger Zone
    av Debbie Lisle

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698561

    Holidays in the Danger Zone exposes the mundane and everyday interactions between two seemingly opposed worlds: warfare and tourism. Debbie Lisle shows how a tourist sensibility shapes the behavior of soldiers in war-especially the experiences of We…

  • Holidays in the Danger Zone

    Holidays in the Danger Zone
    av Debbie Lisle

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698554

    Holidays in the Danger Zone exposes the mundane and everyday interactions between two seemingly opposed worlds: warfare and tourism. Debbie Lisle shows how a tourist sensibility shapes the behavior of soldiers in war-especially the experiences of We…

  • The Eloquent Screen

    The Eloquent Screen
    av Gilberto Perez

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641338

    A lifetime of cinematic writing culminates in this breathtaking statement on film's unique ability to move usCinema is commonly hailed as "the universal language," but how does it communicate so effortlessly across cultural and linguistic borders? I…

  • The Eloquent Screen

    The Eloquent Screen
    av Gilberto Perez

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641321

    A lifetime of cinematic writing culminates in this breathtaking statement on film's unique ability to move usCinema is commonly hailed as "the universal language," but how does it communicate so effortlessly across cultural and linguistic borders? I…

  • Anti-Politics Machine

    Anti-Politics Machine
    av James Ferguson

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816624379

    Development, it is generally assumed, is good and necessary, and in its name the West has intervened, implementing all manner of projects, in the impoverished regions of the world. When these projects fail, as they do with astonishing regularity, th…

  • Selected Plays, Volume I

    Selected Plays, Volume I
    av August Strindberg

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816679737

    August Strindberg is often considered the father of modern Swedish literature. His vast output of plays was innovative in style and form. Volume 1 of Selected Plays presents selections from the beginning of his career, before Strindberg's period of…

  • The Urban Revolution

    The Urban Revolution
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641604

    The first English translation of Lefebvre's groundbreaking work on the urban experience. Originally published in 1970, The Urban Revolution marked Henri Lefebvre's first sustained critique of urban society, a work in which he pioneered the use of se…

  • Infinite Variety

    Infinite Variety
    av Scot D. Ryersson

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903718

    For the first three decades of the twentieth century, the Marchesa Luisa Casati astounded Europe. She was infamous for her evening strolls-naked beneath her furs, parading cheetahs on diamond-studded leashes. Artists such as Man Ray and Augustus Joh…

  • Prisons of Poverty

    Prisons of Poverty
    av Loic Wacquant

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816639014

    In the early 1990s, Mayor Rudolph Giuliani launched a zero-tolerance campaign aimed at street disorders and petty offenders, incarnated in the infamous "squeegee man." New York City soon became a planetary showcase for an aggressive approach to law…

  • The Parasite

    The Parasite
    av Michel Serres

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648818

    Influential philosopher Michel Serres's foundational work uses fable to explore how human relations are identical to that of the parasite to the host body. Among Serres's arguments is that by being pests, minor groups can become major players in pub…

  • The Reification of Desire

    The Reification of Desire
    av Kevin Floyd

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643967

    The Reification of Desire takes two critical perspectives rarely analyzed together-formative arguments for Marxism and those that have been the basis for queer theory-and productively scrutinizes these ideas both with and against each other to put f…

  • The Reification of Desire

    The Reification of Desire
    av Kevin Floyd

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643950

    The Reification of Desire takes two critical perspectives rarely analyzed together-formative arguments for Marxism and those that have been the basis for queer theory-and productively scrutinizes these ideas both with and against each other to put f…

  • A History of the Swedish People

    A History of the Swedish People
    av Vilhelm Moberg

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816646579

    In the second volume of his vivid history of the Swedes, Vilhelm Moberg brings his focus on the common people to bear on a period that included two dramatic revolts: the national insurrection under Engelbrekt and the last desperate attempt of the Sm…

  • The Philosophy of Art

    The Philosophy of Art
    av F.W.J. Schelling

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816616848

    Sets out an ordered system of the arts - music, painting, sculpture, narrative, poetry and tragedy - based on the precepts of German Idealism.

  • A History of the Swedish People

    A History of the Swedish People
    av Vilhelm Moberg

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816646562

    Beginning in prehistoric times and culminating with the Dacke rebellion of 1542, renowned novelist Vilhelm Moberg's two-volume popular history of the Swedish people approaches its subject from the viewpoint of the common people, documenting peasants…

  • Against Purity

    Against Purity
    av Alexis Shotwell

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698646

    The world is in a terrible mess. It is toxic, irradiated, and full of injustice. Aiming to stand aside from the mess can produce a seemingly satisfying self-righteousness in the scant moments we achieve it, but since it is ultimately impossible, ind…

  • Against Purity

    Against Purity
    av Alexis Shotwell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698622

    The world is in a terrible mess. It is toxic, irradiated, and full of injustice. Aiming to stand aside from the mess can produce a seemingly satisfying self-righteousness in the scant moments we achieve it, but since it is ultimately impossible, ind…

  • History of Structuralism

    History of Structuralism
    av Francois Dosse

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816622412

    Structuralism has had a profound impact on disciplines ranging from literary theory to sociology, from history to psychoanalysis. Francois Dosse tells the story of structuralism's beginnings in postwar Paris to its culmination as a movement that wou…

  • The Death of Asylum

    The Death of Asylum
    av Alison Mountz

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697113

    Investigating the global system of detention centers that imprison asylum seekers and conceal persistent human rights violations Remote detention centers confine tens of thousands of refugees, asylum seekers, and undocumented immigrants around the w…

  • The Death of Asylum

    The Death of Asylum
    av Alison Mountz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697106

    Investigating the global system of detention centers that imprison asylum seekers and conceal persistent human rights violations Remote detention centers confine tens of thousands of refugees, asylum seekers, and undocumented immigrants around the w…

  • Playing Nature

    Playing Nature
    av Alenda Y. Chang

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906320

    A potent new book examines the overlap between our ecological crisis and video games Video games may be fun and immersive diversions from daily life, but can they go beyond the realm of entertainment to do something serious-like help us save the pla…

  • Playing Nature

    Playing Nature
    av Alenda Y. Chang

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517906313

    A potent new book examines the overlap between our ecological crisis and video games Video games may be fun and immersive diversions from daily life, but can they go beyond the realm of entertainment to do something serious-like help us save the pla…

  • A Geology of Media

    A Geology of Media
    av Jussi Parikka

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695522

    Media history is millions, even billions, of years old. That is the premise of this pioneering and provocative book, which argues that to adequately understand contemporary media culture we must set out from material realities that precede media the…

  • Heterologies

    Heterologies
    av Michel De Certeau

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816614042

  • Enduring Images

    Enduring Images
    av Morgan Adamson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903091

    An integrated look at the political films of the 1960s and '70s and how the New Left transformed cinema A timely reassessment of political film culture in the 1960s and '70s, Enduring Images examines international cinematic movements of the New Left…

  • Enduring Images

    Enduring Images
    av Morgan Adamson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903084

    An integrated look at the political films of the 1960s and '70s and how the New Left transformed cinema A timely reassessment of political film culture in the 1960s and '70s, Enduring Images examines international cinematic movements of the New Left…

  • The Forbidden Worlds of Haruki Murakami

    The Forbidden Worlds of Haruki Murakami
    av Matthew Carl Strecher

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816691982

    In an "other world" composed of language-it could be a fathomless Martian well, a labyrinthine hotel or forest-a narrative unfolds, and with it the experiences, memories, and dreams that constitute reality for Haruki Murakami's characters and reader…

  • Kindred Specters

    Kindred Specters
    av Christopher Peterson

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649846

    The refusal to recognize kinship relations among slaves, interracial couples, and same-sex partners is steeped in historical and cultural taboos. In Kindred Specters, Christopher Peterson explores the ways in which non-normative relationships bear t…

  • Kindred Specters

    Kindred Specters
    av Christopher Peterson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816649839

    The refusal to recognize kinship relations among slaves, interracial couples, and same-sex partners is steeped in historical and cultural taboos. In Kindred Specters, Christopher Peterson explores the ways in which non-normative relationships bear t…

  • Black Bourgeois

    Black Bourgeois
    av Candice M. Jenkins

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905804

    Exploring the forces that keep black people vulnerable even amid economically privileged lives At a moment in U.S. history with repeated reminders of the vulnerability of African Americans to state and extralegal violence, Black Bourgeois is the fir…

  • Black Bourgeois

    Black Bourgeois
    av Candice M. Jenkins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905798

    Exploring the forces that keep black people vulnerable even amid economically privileged lives At a moment in U.S. history with repeated reminders of the vulnerability of African Americans to state and extralegal violence, Black Bourgeois is the fir…

  • Prisma's Swedish-English Dictionary

    Prisma's Swedish-English Dictionary
    av Prisma

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816631636

    The Prisma suite of English-Swedish and Swedish-English dictionaries is recognized around the world as the best resource for these languages. Students, travelers, scholars, and native speakers have depended on Prisma for over 25 years, making these…

  • American Elegy

    American Elegy
    av Max Cavitch

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648931

    The most widely practiced and read form of verse in America, "elegies are poems about being left behind," writes Max Cavitch. American Elegy is the history of a diverse people's poetic experience of mourning and of mortality's profound challenge to…

  • American Elegy

    American Elegy
    av Max Cavitch

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648924

    The most widely practiced and read form of verse in America, "elegies are poems about being left behind," writes Max Cavitch. American Elegy is the history of a diverse people's poetic experience of mourning and of mortality's profound challenge to…