Literary News

Literary News
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: NYPL:33433066596150
Available:
Release: 1898
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literary News

Literary News
Author: L. Pylodet,Augusta Harriet Garrigue Leypoldt
Pages: 329
ISBN: IOWA:31858045165135
Available:
Release: 1896
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literary News

Literary News
Author: Frederick Leypoldt,Mrs. Augusta Harriet (Garrigue) Leypoldt
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015071098191
Available:
Release: 1896
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Literary News

The Literary News
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105028010739
Available:
Release: 1889
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Wiley and Putnam s Literary News letter and Monthly Register of New Books Foreign and American

Wiley and Putnam s Literary News letter  and Monthly Register of New Books  Foreign and American
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: MINN:31951002809053B
Available:
Release: 1844
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The Borowitz Report

The Borowitz Report
Author: Andy Borowitz
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781439129494
Available:
Release: 2010-05-11
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Prepare to be shocked. From the man The Wall Street Journal hailed as a "Swiftean satirist" comes the most shocking book ever written! The Borowitz Report: The Big Book of Shockers, by award-winning fake journalist Andy Borowitz, contains page after page of "news stories" too hot, too controversial, too -- yes, shocking -- for the mainstream press to handle. Sample the groundbreaking reporting from the news organization whose motto is "Give us thirty minutes -- we'll waste it."

A Gathering of American Renaissance Literary News Emphasizing Margaret Fuller and Her Contemporaries

A Gathering of American Renaissance Literary News Emphasizing Margaret Fuller and Her Contemporaries
Author: Kenneth Walter Cameron
Pages: 336
ISBN: UOM:39015041913321
Available:
Release: 1997
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Literary News

The Literary News
Author: Frederick Leypoldt,Augusta Harriet Leypoldt
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105028010721
Available:
Release: 1886
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Literary News

Literary News
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: PRNC:32101064474826
Available:
Release: 1880
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Girlhood

Girlhood
Author: Melissa Febos
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781635572537
Available:
Release: 2021-03-30
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

National Bestseller Named a Most Anticipated Book by: The New York Times * Buzzfeed * Time.com * OprahMag.com * The Millions * The Rumpus * LitHub * Paperback Paris * The Lily (Washington Post) * Ms. * LAMBDA Literary A gripping set of stories about the forces that shape girls and the adults they become. A wise and brilliant guide to transforming the self and our society. In her powerful new book, critically acclaimed author Melissa Febos examines the narratives women are told about what it means to be female and what it takes to free oneself from them. When her body began to change at eleven years old, Febos understood immediately that her meaning to other people had changed with it. By her teens, she defined herself based on these perceptions and by the romantic relationships she threw herself into headlong. Over time, Febos increasingly questioned the stories she'd been told about herself and the habits and defenses she'd developed over years of trying to meet others' expectations. The values she and so many other women had learned in girlhood did not prioritize their personal safety, happiness, or freedom, and she set out to reframe those values and beliefs. Blending investigative reporting, memoir, and scholarship, Febos charts how she and others like her have reimagined relationships and made room for the anger, grief, power, and pleasure women have long been taught to deny. Written with Febos' characteristic precision, lyricism, and insight, Girlhood is a philosophical treatise, an anthem for women, and a searing study of the transitions into and away from girlhood, toward a chosen self.

The Governor General s Literary Awards of Canada

The Governor General   s Literary Awards of Canada
Author: Andrew David Irvine
Pages: 460
ISBN: 9780776627410
Available:
Release: 2018-11-27
Editor: University of Ottawa Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The definitive bibliography of Canada’s Governor General’s Literary Awards Alice Munro, Michael Ondaatje, Margaret Atwood, Antonine Maillet, Carol Shields, Marie-Claire Blais, Gilles Vigneault... For over three quarters of a century, the Governor General’s Literary Awards have been instrumental in recognizing many of Canada’s best authors, illustrators and translators. The result is impressive: between 1936 and 2017, 705 titles have been recognized with this prestigious award. With careful attention to detail, Andrew Irvine presents the history and evolution of the Awards and extols their importance for the careers of authors, illustrators and translators, as well as for the development of Canada’s national literature. The heart of the book contains the first comprehensive bibliography of the awards, including the first list of winning books organized according to their historically correct award categories; information about five books wrongly omitted from previous lists of winning titles; detailed information about award ceremonies, film adaptations and jury members; and other key information. This is a seminal work that belongs on the shelf of every scholar and every lover of Canadian literature. This book is published in English. - Une bibliographie incontournable des Prix littéraires du Gouverneur général du Canada Alice Munro, Margaret Atwood, Antonine Maillet, Carol Shields, Marie-Claire Blais, Michael Ondaatje, Gilles Vigneault... Les écrivains canadiens sont depuis longtemps encensés sur la scène nationale comme à l’échelle mondiale, et les Prix du Gouverneur général jouent un rôle clé dans la reconnaissance de certains de nos meilleurs auteurs, illustrateurs et traducteurs. La liste est impressionnante : ce prestigieux prix a récompensé 705 oeuvres entre 1936 et 2017. Avec un souci minutieux au détail, Andrew Irvine présente l’histoire et l’évolution des Prix et vante leurs vertus indispensables à la carrière des écrivains et des traducteurs ainsi que dans l’élaboration d’une littérature nationale au Canada. Cette bibliographie est la toute première recension complète des Prix littéraires du Gouverneur général et donne des renseignements détaillés au sujet des cérémonies, des adaptations cinématographiques, des membres des jurys ainsi que d’autres informations clés. Le livre présente aussi une copie exhaustive et exacte de données bibliographiques tirées d’archives, une première dans le monde de l’édition. En somme, une référence incontournable. Ce livre est publié en anglais.

The Literary News a Monthly Journal of Current Literature

The Literary News  a Monthly Journal of Current Literature
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:247073948
Available:
Release: 1883
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Literary Societies Of Republican China

Literary Societies Of Republican China
Author: Denton & Hockx
Pages: 602
ISBN: 9780739130124
Available:
Release: 1955-01-01
Editor: Lexington Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Denton and Hockx present thirteen essays treating a variety of literary organizations from China's Republican era (1911-1949). Interdisciplinary in approach, the essays are primarily concerned with describing and analyzing the social and cultural complexity of literary groupings and the role of these social formations in literary production of the period.

The Transnational in Literary Studies

The Transnational in Literary Studies
Author: Kai Wiegandt
Pages: 273
ISBN: 9783110688726
Available:
Release: 2020-07-06
Editor: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This volume clarifies the meanings and applications of the concept of the transnational and identifies areas in which the concept can be particularly useful. The division of the volume into three parts reflects areas which seem particularly amenable to analysis through a transnational lens. The chapters in Part 1 present case studies in which the concept replaces or complements traditionally dominant concepts in literary studies. These chapters demonstrate, for example, why some dramatic texts and performances can better be described as transnational than as postcolonial, and how the transnational underlies and complements concepts such as world literature. Part 2 assesses the advantages and limitations of writing literary history with a transnational focus. These chapters illustrate how such a perspective loosens the epistemic stranglehold of national historiographies, but they also argue that the transnational and national agendas of literary historiography are frequently entangled. The chapters in Part 3 identify transnational genres such as the transnational historical novel, transnational migrant fiction and translinguistic theatre, and analyse the specific poetics and politics of these genres.

The Literary Bent

The Literary Bent
Author: James D. Bloom
Pages: 192
ISBN: 0812215982
Available:
Release: 1997-02
Editor: University of Pennsylvania Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

What is "literature in these postmodern, postcanonical times? And if a small number of works being written today are "literary," what distinguishes them from those many others that are not? The store managers who shelve books in separate "literature" and "fiction" sections clearly have something in mind, but they're not talking. James Bloom has his own ideas, and he is. With zest and conviction, Bloom argues that traditional aspirations to literariness persist in the poetry and fiction of writers such as Robert Stone, Jane Smiley, Salman Rushdie, Toni Morrison, Adrienne Rich, and Robert Pinsky. All, in their various ways, exhibit a critical and playful awareness of their literary antecedents, display and resist the seductions of eloquence, arouse and discipline their readers' curiosity. Bloom deftly shows how their writings negotiate with the nonliterary media that dominate our culture, even as the cultural capital of canonical authors like Shakespeare and Keats is put to work on the pages of mail-order catalogs and the New York Times, on network television, and in the products of the Disney conglomerate.

The Monthly Review Or Literary Journal

The Monthly Review  Or  Literary Journal
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UTEXAS:059171104775370
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Release: 1818
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Extracts from the Literary and Scientific Correspondence of Richard Richardson M D F R S of Bierley Yorkshire

Extracts from the Literary and Scientific Correspondence of Richard Richardson  M D   F R S   of Bierley  Yorkshire
Author: Richard Richardson
Pages: 451
ISBN: HARVARD:32044106376312
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Release: 1835
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Literary News 1897 Vol 18

The Literary News  1897  Vol  18
Author: Augusta Harriet Garrigue Leypoldt
Pages: 896
ISBN: 0364605243
Available:
Release: 2018-03-15
Editor: Forgotten Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Excerpt from The Literary News, 1897, Vol. 18: A Monthly Journal of Current Literature Perkins. C. A.. Outlines of Electricity and Magnet 'snao ooooooooo 00000000 000000000000. B 000000000 Q. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Literary News

Literary News
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: IOWA:31858045165200
Available:
Release: 1903
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Secret to Superhuman Strength

The Secret to Superhuman Strength
Author: Alison Bechdel
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780544385788
Available:
Release: 2021-05-04
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the author of Fun Home, a profoundly affecting graphic memoir of Bechdel's lifelong love affair with exercise, set against a hilarious chronicle of fitness fads in our times Comics and cultural superstar Alison Bechdel delivers a deeply layered story of her fascination, from childhood to adulthood, with every fitness craze to come down the pike: from Jack LaLanne in the 60s ("Outlandish jumpsuit! Cantaloupe-sized guns!") to the existential oddness of present-day spin class. Readers will see their athletic or semi-active pasts flash before their eyes through an ever-evolving panoply of running shoes, bicycles, skis, and sundry other gear. But the more Bechdel tries to improve herself, the more her self appears to be the thing in her way. She turns for enlightenment to Eastern philosophers and literary figures, including Beat writer Jack Kerouac, whose search for self-transcendence in the great outdoors appears in moving conversation with the author’s own. This gifted artist and not-getting-any-younger exerciser comes to a soulful conclusion. The secret to superhuman strength lies not in six-pack abs, but in something much less clearly defined: facing her own non-transcendent but all-important interdependence with others. A heartrendingly comic chronicle for our times.