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  • The Sex of the Angels, the Saints in their Heaven

    The Sex of the Angels, the Saints in their Heaven
    av Raoul Schrott

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857425553

    Breviaries, books of standard religious readings for particular denominations, are a familiar genre with a long pedigree. But you’ve definitely never seen a breviary like this one. The Sex of the Angels is a playful, often ironic take on the b…

  • Gramsci's Fall

    Gramsci's Fall
    av Nora Bossong

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857426918

    Is it possible to fight for social justice if you’ve never really loved another person? Can you save a country if you’re in love? Forty-six-year-old Anton Stöver’s marriage is broken. His affairs are a thing of the past, and his ca…

  • The Silences of Hammerstein

    The Silences of Hammerstein
    av Hans Magnus Enzensberger

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427038

    The Silences of Hammerstein engages readers with a blend of a documentary, collage, narration, and fictional interviews. The gripping plot revolves around the experiences of real-life German General Kurt von Hammerstein and his wife and children. A…

  • Noah

    Noah
    av Hugo Loetscher

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857420466

    As the current global recession stubbornly persists and financial experts around the world struggle to prevent further financial collapse, everyone has a theory about how to save the economy. But perhaps no idea that has been proffered is as radical…

  • Conversations Across Borders

    Conversations Across Borders
    av Guillermo Gomez-Pena

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906497507

    For the last fifteen years, performance artist and writer Guillermo Gomez-Pena has led a series of ongoing conversations with cultural luminaries from both North and South America. These dialogues with theorists, curators, activists, and fellow arti…

  • Apu and After ? Re?visiting Ray`s Cinema

    Apu and After ? Re?visiting Ray`s Cinema
    av Moniak Biswas

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905422265

    Satyajit Ray is widely acknowledged to be one of the masters of world cinema. This anthology of critical essays presents a reassessment of his entire oeuvre. The essays range from a close reading of individual films to broader analyses of Ray's them…

  • The Call of the Trance

    The Call of the Trance
    av Catherine Clement

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857421906

    The Call of the Trance is a magnificent book that takes us to the unchartered frontiers of the forbidden. From initiation ceremonies to crises of hysteria, from suicide attempts to the ecstasies of witches, Catherine Clement explores in simple but s…

  • Beyond the Stars, Part 2

    Beyond the Stars, Part 2
    av Sergei Eisenstein

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857425249

    Few figures in cinema history are as towering as Russian filmmaker and theorist Sergei Mikhailovitch Eisenstein (1898-1948). Not only did Eisenstein direct some of the most important and lasting works of the silent era, including Strike, October, an…

  • Armed Response

    Armed Response

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906497071

    As a phenomenon of history with social, political, cultural implications, the entire 'negotiated' experience makes the South African situation unique in both the African and global context. As this phenomenon unfolds, many fascinating new artistic i…

  • Bells of Change ? Kathak Dance, Women and Modernity In India

    Bells of Change ? Kathak Dance, Women and Modernity In India
    av Pallabi Chakravorty

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905422487

    This is the first critical study of Kathak dance. The book traces two centuries of Kathak, from the colonial nautch dance to classical Kathak under nationalism and post-colonialism to transnationalism and globalization. Reorienting dance to focus on…

  • The Church and the Kingdom

    The Church and the Kingdom
    av Giorgio Agamben

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857420244

    Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben is the rare writer whose ideas and works have a broad appeal across many fields, and his devoted fans are not just philosophers, but readers of political and legal theory, sociology, and literary criticism as well…

  • The Church and the Kingdom

    The Church and the Kingdom
    av Giorgio Agamben

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857425874

    Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben is the rare writer whose ideas and works have a broad appeal across many fields, and his devoted fans are not just philosophers, but readers of political and legal theory, sociology, and literary criticism as well…

  • Back in the USSR

    Back in the USSR
    av Boris Kagarlitsky

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906497279

    Though it has been nearly two decades since the fall of Communism in the former Soviet Union and the accompanying disintegration of the Soviet state, a strange aspect of the current cultural situation in Russia and in the other former republics of t…

  • Fire Doesn't Burn

    Fire Doesn't Burn
    av Ralf Rothmann

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857420473

    Almost twenty years after the fall of the wall, the Kreuzberg district of Berlin has become unbearably trendy and deeply unappealing to Alina and Wolf. They move to Muggelsee, at the city's bucolic border, where the differences between East and West…

  • Fire Doesn't Burn

    Fire Doesn't Burn
    av Ralf Rothmann

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427229

    Almost twenty years after the fall of the wall, the Kreuzberg district of Berlin has become unbearably trendy and deeply unappealing to Alina and Wolf. They move to Müggelsee, at the city’s bucolic border, where the differences between East an…

  • The Holocaust as Culture

    The Holocaust as Culture
    av Imre Kertesz

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857425805

    Hungarian Imre Kertész was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2002 for “writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history.” His conversation with literary historian Thomas C…

  • The Holocaust as Culture

    The Holocaust as Culture
    av Imre Kertesz

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857420220

    Hungarian Imre Kertesz was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2002 for "writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history." His conversation with literary historian Thomas Cooper presen…

  • The Past as Present

    The Past as Present
    av Romila Thapar

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857426444

    Nations need identities. These are created from perceptions of how societies have evolved. In this, history plays a central role. Insisting on reliable history is therefore crucial to more than just a pedagogic cause. Delicate relationships between…

  • Of Matters Modern ? The Experience of Modernity in Colonial and Post?colonial South Asia

    Of Matters Modern ? The Experience of Modernity in Colonial and Post?colonial South Asia
    av Debraj Bhattacharya

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905422623

    "Of Matters Modern" analyses the experience of modernity in South Asia. Arguing that South Asia's experience of modernity has to be understood in a global context, the book explores a wide range of topics: the emergence of 'Assam Fever' in colonial…

  • The Philosophy of Living

    The Philosophy of Living
    av Francois Jullien

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422163

    Living holds us between two places. It expresses what is most elementary-to be alive-and the absoluteness of our aspiration-finally living! But could we desire anything other than to live? In The Philosophy of Living, FranA ois Jullien meditates on…

  • These Figures Lining the Hills

    These Figures Lining the Hills
    av Alice Attie

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423047

    Alice Attie's inaugural volume of poetry is an invitation to collectively "bend into silence as we bend into words." In These Figures Lining the Hills, readers enter an eloquent, philosophically poignant space where we slip into the folds of languag…

  • Goethe Dies

    Goethe Dies
    av Thomas Bernhard

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427052

    This collection of four stories by the writer George Steiner called “one of the masters of European fiction” is, as longtime fans of Thomas Bernhard would expect, bleakly comic and inspiringly rancorous. The subject of his stories vary:…

  • Goethe Dies

    Goethe Dies
    av Thomas Bernhard

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423276

    This collection of four stories by the writer George Steiner called “one of the masters of European fiction” is, as longtime fans of Thomas Bernhard would expect, bleakly comic and inspiringly rancorous. The subject of his stories vary:…

  • Blumenberg

    Blumenberg
    av Sibylle Lewitscharoff

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423696

    One night, German philosopher Hans Blumenberg returns to his study to find a shocking sight a lion lying on the floor as if it's the most natural thing in the world. The lion stretches comfortably on the Turkmen rug, eyes resting comfortably on Blum…

  • Days of Peace

    Days of Peace
    av Rachel Shihor

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857426994

    Jerusalem in the early 1990s, just before the Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin signed the Oslo Peace Accords and was assassinated by a right-wing ideologue shortly thereafter. Naomi, a former architect from secular Tel Aviv, has just married Joc…

  • Fever

    Fever
    av Samaresh Basu

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423962

    Ruhiton Kurmi has been in jail for seven years. Once a notorious Naxalite a militant leftist revolutionary he is now a withered shell; a man broken by police torture, racked with fevers and sores. The only way he can endure his life is by shutting o…

  • On American Fiction

    On American Fiction

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857429155

    A brief, powerful analysis of three major twentieth-century writers: Dos Passos, Nabokov, and Faulkner. Iconic French novelist, playwright, and essayist Jean-Paul Sartre is widely recognized as one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth…

  • The Dance of the Deep-Blue Scorpion

    The Dance of the Deep-Blue Scorpion

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857428936

    An experimental novel that explores the complexity of Palestinian identity through extended metaphor and dark humor. On a plastic chair in a parking lot in Ramallah sits a young man writing a novel, reflecting on his life: working in a dance club on…

  • The Village Indian

    The Village Indian
    av Abbas Khider

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857421012

    Part Odyssey of the Persian Gulf and part "1001 Nights" set in Europe, this debut novel is drawn from the author's experiences as a political prisoner and as a refugee. Our hero, Rasul Hamid describes the eight different ways he fled his home in Ira…

  • The Village Indian

    The Village Indian
    av Abbas Khider

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427212

    Part Odyssey of the Persian Gulf and part 1001 Nights in Europe, this debut novel is drawn from the author’s experiences as a political prisoner and years as a refugee. Our hero Rasul Hamid describes the eight different ways that he fled his h…

  • The Mercenary

    The Mercenary
    av Moinul Ahsan Saber

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857425003

    This gripping novel brilliantly straddles the divide between thrillers and literature. Moinul Ahsan Saber here tells the story of Kobej Lethel, a ruthless soldier of fortune employed by a corrupt village chief. Lethel has never had a problem with th…

  • Someone's Trying to Find You

    Someone's Trying to Find You
    av Marc Auge

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422439

    As he leaves the cinema where he has just watched Casablanca, one of his favorite films, Julien is approached by a mysterious young woman, Claire. Unbeknownst to Julien, Claire has been following him for several days. Outside the cinema she relays a…

  • The Trials of Spinoza

    The Trials of Spinoza
    av Tariq Ali

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857426376

    Baruch Spinoza (1632–77) is considered one of the great rationalist thinkers of the seventeenth century. His magnum opus, Ethics, in which he criticized the dualism of Descartes, solidified his reputation and greatly influenced the Enlightenme…

  • How to Explain the History of Communism to Mental Patients and Other Plays

    How to Explain the History of Communism to Mental Patients and Other Plays
    av Matei Visniec

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422200

    Dramatist, poet, novelist, and journalist Matei Visniec, born in Romania and living in France since seeking political asylum in 1987, has been one of the most trenchant voices of Europe, condemning the atrocities of totalitarianism as well as excess…

  • Hypnos

    Hypnos
    av Rene Char

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422170

    Rene Char (1907 - 88) is considered the most important French poet of his generation. A member of the surrealists in the early 1930s, he became increasingly preoccupied by the rise of Nazi Germany and later played a key role in the French Resistance…

  • Fear Reverence Terror

    Fear Reverence Terror
    av Carlo Ginzburg

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857424358

    We are surrounded by images, fairly drowning in them. From our cell phones to our computers, from our televisions at home to the screens that light up while we wait in the grocery store checkout line, images of all kinds are seducing us, commanding…

  • Signs and Images. Writings on Art, Cinema and Photography

    Signs and Images. Writings on Art, Cinema and Photography
    av Roland Barthes

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422415

    Last season, Seagull Books published the first three volumes in a new series collecting essays and interviews by the late French thinker Roland Barthes. This season they’ll bring the five-volume set to completion with the publication of “…

  • The Nameless Day

    The Nameless Day
    av Friedrich Ani

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857424778

    After years on the job, police detective Jakob Franck has retired. Finally, the dead with all their mysteries will no longer have any claim on him. Or so he thinks. On a cold autumn afternoon, a case he thought he'd long put behind him returns to hi…

  • The Nameless Day

    The Nameless Day

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857429995

    Now in paperback, the thrilling, psychological tale of a twenty-year-old cold case and the detective committed to solving it. After years on the job, police detective Jakob Franck has retired. Finally, the dead-with all their mysteries-will no longe…

  • The Unfinished

    The Unfinished
    av Reinhard Jirgl

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427359

    Komotau, the Czech Republic, late summer, 1945. Four women—seventy-year-old Johanna, her two daughters Hanna and Maria, and Hanna’s daughter Anna—are ordered by the new Czech authorities to leave their homes and assemble with other…

  • Venice and Rome

    Venice and Rome

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857429094

    A trio of short pieces on two cities of eternal magic, Venice and Rome. Iconic French novelist, playwright, and essayist Jean-Paul Sartre is widely recognized as one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century, and his work has remai…

  • Torture and the War on Terror

    Torture and the War on Terror
    av Tzvetan Todorov

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906497361

    Though the 2008 election of Barack Obama and his subsequent signing of the executive order to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay signaled a considerable shift away from the policies of the Bush era, the lessons to be learned from the war on terror w…

  • Poetry and Time

    Poetry and Time
    av Joachim Sartorius

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857426550

    For nearly half a century, German artist Max Neumann has worked to create, hone, and elaborate a visual vocabulary that is dark, compulsive, and forceful. A lifelong collaborator, Neumann’s paintings have accompanied the work of Cees Nooteboom…

  • Light Everywhere

    Light Everywhere
    av Cees Nooteboom

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857421852

    Cees Nooteboom is best known in the English-speaking world for his acclaimed novels, essays, and travel writing; however, Nooteboom has always seen himself first and foremost as a poet. He has said, "without poetry my life would be unthinkable." Lig…

  • Anthropology of the Name

    Anthropology of the Name
    av Sylvain Lazarus

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422309

    Translated by Gila Walker for the first time into English, Anthropology of the Name is French thinker Sylvain Lazarus' response to the intellectual caesura of May 1968. Taking up thought, politics, and the name, Lazarus presents an original doctrine…

  • Professional Wrestling

    Professional Wrestling

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857427946

    A wildly popular form of mass media and live entertainment, professional wrestling makes a spectacle of violent acts. With its long history of working contemporary events into storylines and commenting upon cultural and military conflicts, professio…

  • Privy Portrait

    Privy Portrait
    av Jean-Luc Benoziglio

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857428424

    The narrator in Jean-Luc Benoziglio’s Privy Portrait has fallen on hard times. His wife and young daughter have abandoned him, he has no work or prospects, he’s blind in one eye, and he must move into a horribly tiny apartment with his o…

  • Privy Portrait

    Privy Portrait
    av Jean-Luc Benoziglio

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857421661

    The narrator in Jean-Luc Benoziglio's Privy Portrait has fallen on hard times. His wife and young daughter have abandoned him, he has no work or prospects, he's blind in one eye, and he must move into a horribly tiny apartment with his only possessi…

  • Boat Number Five

    Boat Number Five

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857428899

    The moving yet humorous story of a girl struggling to care for herself and others in post-communist Slovakia. Emotionally neglected by her immature, promiscuous mother and made to care for her cantankerous dying grandmother, twelve-year-old Jarka is…

  • Attachment

    Attachment
    av Florence Noiville

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422330

    When Anna discovers a long letter that her mother, Marie, wrote, Marie has been dead for some time, and Anna is shocked to learn that her mother disappeared with a secret. The letter is addressed to Marie's first great love, a much older teacher who…

  • Enraged Citizens, European Peace and Democratic Deficits

    Enraged Citizens, European Peace and Democratic Deficits
    av Robert Menasse

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423627

    In 2010, Robert Menasse journeyed to Brussels to begin work on a novel centered on the European Union. His extended stay resulted in a completely different book—Enraged Citizens, European Peace and Democratic Deficits, a work of nonfiction exa…

  • Notes for a Young Gentleman

    Notes for a Young Gentleman
    av Toby Litt

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857424853

    Toby Litt is one of that rare breed of fiction writers who never writes the same book twice: every time out, he takes an unexpected new tack and his readers happily follow. Told in the form of the pithy, even lyrical advice a young soldier leaves be…

  • "A Very Fine Gift" and Other Writings on Theory

    "A Very Fine Gift" and Other Writings on Theory
    av Roland Barthes

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857422262

    Roland Barthes, whose centenary falls in 2015, was a restless, protean thinker. A constant innovator, often as a daring smuggler of ideas from one discipline to another, he first gained an audience with his pithy essays on mass culture and then went…

  • We are the Roma!

    We are the Roma!
    av Valeriu Nicolae

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857420381

    The Roma or Romani people, commonly called gypsies, comprise one of the largest ethnic minorities in the European Union, with significant populations in the Balkan Peninsula as well as Spain, France, Russia, and the Ukraine. Persecution of the Roma…

  • A Test of Powers

    A Test of Powers
    av Franco Fortini

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857423351

    Originally published in Italian in 1965, A Test of Powers was immediately seen as one of the central texts of Italian intellectual life. By the time of the 1968 student revolts, it was clear that Franco Fortini had anticipated many of the themes and…

  • Shrapnel Minima

    Shrapnel Minima

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857421876

    This collection of essays, fiction, poetry, and discussions, derived from the cult Internet magazine Humanities Underground, provides entry into some of the most burning issues in the humanities in contemporary South Asia. The anthology brings toget…

  • The Still Arrow

    The Still Arrow
    av Elvio Fachinelli

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857428516

    Elvio Fachinelli (1928–1989) was a leading Italian psychoanalyst whose clinical, theoretical, and activist work resonated well beyond his discipline. In The Still Arrow, Fachinelli launches an interdisciplinary investigation ranging from anthr…