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Book cover for "Watch Me Trick Ghosts"
Robert Krut

In "Watch Me Trick Ghosts," Robert Krut reveals a city weaving between a surreal consciousnesses and concrete imagination, where speakers are ...

Cover of Repulsion by Jeremy Carr
Jeremy Carr

Roman Polanski’s "Repulsion" (1965), starring Catherine Deneuve as a repressed and tormented manicurist, is a gripping, visually inventive descent ...

Cover of The Body He Left Behind by Reese Conner
Reese Conner

Sally Ball, the author of "Hold Sway" says this about the book: “Is a dry knowingness the defining quality of the 21st century so far — causing us ...

Cover of The Potentiality of Difference co-written by Elenore Long and Jennifer Clifton
Singular Rhythms of a Translational Humanities in Community Contexts
Elenore Long

This study pursues untranslatability, defined here as the potentiality of difference that defies translation from one language to another ...

Cover of Appleseed by Matt Bell
A Novel
Matt Bell

In 18th century Ohio, two brothers travel into the wooded frontier, planting apple orchards from which they plan to profit in the years to come. ...

Cover of Extending Applied Linguistics for Social Impact co-edited by Doris Warriner
Cross-Disciplinary Collaborations in Diverse Spaces of Public Inquiry
Edited by Doris S. Warriner, Elizabeth R. Miller

Drawing on — but also extending — the theories and methods of applied linguistics, this book demonstrates how scholars of language might work ...

Cover of Shakespeare on the Shades of Racism by Ruben Espinosa
Ruben Espinosa

"Shakespeare on the Shades of Racism" examines Shakespeare in relation to ongoing conversations that interrogate the vulnerability of Black and ...

Cover of Eat Your Heart Out by Kelly deVos
Kelly deVos

"Shaun of the Dead" meets "Dumplin'" in this bitingly funny YA thriller about a kickass group of teens battling a ravenous group of zombies.


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