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book cover for "Louisian Coushatta Basket Makers"
Traditional Knowledge, Resourcefulness, and Artistry as a Means of Survival
Linda P. Langley

"Louisiana Coushatta Basket Makers" brings together oral histories, tribal records, archival materials and archaeological evidence to ...

Cover of the book "Manifesting Justice: Wrongly Convicted Women Reclaim Their Rights"
Wrongly Convicted Women Reclaim Their Rights
Valena Beety

Through the lens of her work with the Innocence Movement and client Leigh Stubbs — a woman denied a fair trial in 2000 largely due to her sexual ...

Cover of the book "Life in Space" by Maura Phillips Mackowski.
NASA Life Sciences Research During the Late Twentieth Century
Maura Phillips Mackowski

"Life in Space" explores the many aspects and outcomes of NASA's research in life sciences, a little-understood endeavor that has often been ...

Cover of A Season in Hell with Rimbaud by Dustin Pearson
Dustin Pearson

In pursuit of his brother, a man traverses the fantastical and grotesque landscape of Hell, pondering their now fractured relationship.

The ...

Cover of "William Shakespeare Complete Works," co-edited by Jonathan Bate.
Second Edition
William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate, Eric Rasmussen

The newly revised, wonderfully authoritative First Folio of William Shakespeare’s Complete Works, edited by acclaimed Shakespearean scholars ...

Cover of the book "Distantly," co-translated by Cynthia Hogue.
Nicole Brossard
Translated by Sylvain Gallais, Cynthia Hogue

This bilingual edition of Nicole Brossard’s lyrical poetry is a sequence of lush, taut cityscapes. Known for her elliptical and materially ...

Cover of Cat's Tongue by alum Kathleen Winter
Kathleen Winter

"Cat’s Tongue" is the latest publication from California-based writer Kathleen Winter, author of three award-winning poetry collections. Armed ...

Cover of the book "Rhetoric and Guns," co-edited by Ryan Skinnell.
Edited by Lydia Wilkes, Nate Kreuter, Ryan Skinnell

Guns hold a complex place in American culture. Over 30,000 Americans die each year from gun violence, and guns are intimately connected to issues ...


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