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  • The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age

    The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865479579

    A reissue of the book that first examined the future of reading and literature in the electronic age, now with a new introduction and Afterword In our zeal to embrace the wonders of the electronic age, are we sacrificing our literary culture? Renown…

  • Changing the Subject: Art and Attention in the Internet Age

    Changing the Subject: Art and Attention in the Internet Age
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555977214

    Trenchant, expansive essays on the cultural consequences of ongoing, all-permeating technological innovation In 1994, Sven Birkerts published The Gutenberg Elegies, his celebrated rallying cry to resist the oncoming digital advances, especially thos…

  • A Otra Cosa

    A Otra Cosa
    av Sven Birkerts

    Pocket - 2020 - Spanska - ISBN: 9789506419837

    Que la revoluci n digital es una de las m s cruciales de la historia de la humanidad ya no hay quien lo discuta. A tal punto ha modificado nuestra vida cotidiana que ya no podr amos pensarnos sin la asistencia de una pantalla, de un tel fono celular…

  • The Inspector Barlach Mysteries

    The Inspector Barlach Mysteries
    av Friedrich Durrenmatt

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226174440

    This volume offers bracing new translations of two precursors to the modern detective novel by Friedrich Dürrenmatt, whose genre-bending mysteries recall the work of Alain Robbe-Grillet and anticipate the postmodern fictions of Paul Auster and other…

  • The Other Walk

    The Other Walk
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555975937

    In this deeply appealing and engaging collection of essays, Sven Birkerts looks back through his own life, as well as at the generations before him and ahead at the lives of his children. Through vignette-style meditations, Birkerts plunges readers…

  • The Art Of Time In Memoir

    The Art Of Time In Memoir
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555974893

    Memoir is, for better and often for worse, the genre of our times,' Birkerts writes. This piece of elegant literary criticism seeks to understand what makes some memoirs memorable and others self-serving. Birkerts argues that the memoirists strategi…

  • Vladimir Nabokov's Speak, Memory: Bookmarked

    Vladimir Nabokov's Speak, Memory: Bookmarked
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632461070

    "Birkerts reads Nabokov even as he allows Nabokov to read him. This is reading as high art, exhilarating and wise."--CHRISTOPHER BENFEY, author, Red Brick, Black Mountain, White Clay "Much more than an exercise in literary criticism, this short boo…

  • Readings

    Readings
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555972837

    Combining the best of Sven Birkert's dazzling literary criticism with vital new essays. Here is Birkerts the literary critic in top form, discussing authors ranging from Elizabeth Bishop to Don DeLillo and topics ranging from biography to the enigma…

  • Tolstoy's Dictaphone

    Tolstoy's Dictaphone

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555972486

    When the great Russian writer Tolstoy was first offered the use of a brand new invention called the Dictaphone, he refused it, saying that it was sure to be "too dreadfully exciting" and would distract him from his literary endeavors.For this provoc…

  • Revolutions of the Heart

    Revolutions of the Heart
    av Yahia Lababidi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781725264953

    Revolutions of the Heart is a genre-bending book where literature, social activism, and mysticism intersect. In this follow-up to Lababidi's first essay collection, Trial by Ink: From Nietzsche to Bellydancing (2010), the author is undergoing an inn…

  • Writing Well, Longman Classics Edition

    Writing Well, Longman Classics Edition
    av Donald Hall

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780321439017

    Co-authored by two esteemed writers, Writing Well, is a beautifully-written and thoroughly readable guide to the craft of writing prose.

  • Revolutions of the Heart

    Revolutions of the Heart
    av Yahia Lababidi

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781725264946

    Revolutions of the Heart is a genre-bending book where literature, social activism, and mysticism intersect. In this follow-up to Lababidi's first essay collection, Trial by Ink: From Nietzsche to Bellydancing (2010), the author is undergoing an inn…

  • Agape Agape

    Agape Agape
    av William Gaddis

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780142437636

    William Gaddis published four novels during his lifetime, immense and complex books that helped inaugurate a new movement in American letters. Now comes his final work of fiction, a subtle, concentrated culmination of his art and ideas. For more tha…

  • Gunnar Birkerts

    Gunnar Birkerts
    av Sven Birkerts

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783936681260

    Latvian-born architect Gunnar Birkerts belongs to the second wave of modernists who arrived in the United States from abroad, a group that includes Kevin Roche and Cesar Pelli among others. Educated at the Technische Hochschule in Stuttgart, Birkert…

  • Reading Life

    Reading Life
    av Sven Birkerts

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781555974640

    In a collection of twelve incisive and intimate essays, the noted critic, essayist, and author of The Gutenberg Elegies reexamines key works of fiction in terms of the personal meaning and influence they have had in his life, covering such works as…