Download In Pursuit of Truth (Essential Prose Series) by Joseph V. Ricapito PDF

By Joseph V. Ricapito

during this satirical tackle the goings on within the halls of academia, Christian private-college sort, Ricapito tells the tale of Bert Russo, a naive professor who learns the tough manner that making waves (especially political ones) may end up in dire results. after all, having uncovered the hypocrisy and two-faced activities of his colleagues and having misplaced either his spouse and task, Bert is eventually at peace with himself.

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Download Glitter Bomb: Poems by Aaron Belz PDF

By Aaron Belz

From the writer of Lovely, Raspberry (Persea 2010) comes a set of recent poems which trade among deadpan and slapstick of their madcap depictions of human foibles.

"The poems in Glitter Bomb pull no punches: irreverent, devastating, even nasty every now and then, they trap the current second in all its absurdity and hyper-reality. 'Lampwise by means of altarlight' (pace Dylan Thomas), Aaron Belz preserve his eye at the item: frequently hilarious, he's additionally wise." -Marjorie Perloff

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Download Weaving the Boundary (Sun Tracks) by Karenne Wood PDF

By Karenne Wood

Evocative, haunting, and eventually hopeful, Karenne Wood’s Weaving the Boundary explores own and collective stories and modern American Indian realities via lenses of human loss, wish, violence, and love.

This concentrated, obtainable assortment incorporates readers right into a deep and intimate knowing of the flora and fauna, the ability of language, and the interconnectedness of existence. Untold tales are printed via documented occasions in quite a few tribal histories, and indictments of damaging encounters among Western colonialism and local peoples are juxtaposed with a lyric voice that delicately insists on reweaving the prior, honoring ladies and all lifestyles, making a sovereign area for indigenous adventure. wooden writes, “Nothing used to be came across. every thing was once already loved.”

Political but common, Weaving the Boundary tells of affection and betrayal, loss and forgiveness. wooden intertwines vital and differently untold tales and histories with a heightened experience of wisdom of local peoples’ concerns and current realities.

Moving from elegy to evocations of desire and wish, the poems demand recognize towards mom Earth and female sensibility. One hears during this assortment a longing to be carried deeper into the area, to come to culture, to nature, to fact, to an innate belonging within the “weaving” of all life.

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Download Fat Art, Thin Art by Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick PDF

By Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick is healthier referred to as a cultural and literary critic, as one of many fundamental forces at the back of the advance of queer and gay/lesbian reports, and as writer of a number of influential books: Tendencies, Epistemology of the Closet, and Between males: English Literature and Male Homosocial Desire. The booklet of Fat paintings, skinny Art, Sedgwick’s first quantity of poetry, opens up one other size of her carrying on with venture of crossing and re-crossing the electrified barriers among conception, lyric, and narrative.
Embodying a decades-long event, the poems accrued the following provide the main obtainable and definitive formulations to seem at any place in Sedgwick’s writing on a few attribute topics and a few new ones: passionate attachments inside and throughout genders; queer childhoods of many varieties; the performativity of a protracted, unconventional marriage; depressiveness, hilarity, and bliss; grave disorder; despised and magnetic our bodies and physically elements. In lengthy fictional poems, a wealthy narrative momentum engages readers within the mysterious places—including Victorian novels—where characters, sexualities, and fates are unmade and made. Sedgwick’s poetry opens an unusual, intimate, bold area that gradually refigures not just what a critic will be, yet what a poem can do.

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Download The Berlin Wall Cafe by Paul Durcan PDF

By Paul Durcan

This used to be the gathering with which Durcan broke via to the massive and appreciative viewers he enjoys this day. within the first half are poems of significant satirical comedy and in addition of serious ardour and indignation, and within the moment half, poems in regards to the break-up of a wedding so excessive they might damage in the event that they were not additionally possessed of the therapeutic presents of truthfulness and humour. In The Berlin Wall Café Durcan has situated that house among the partitions and obstacles societies and contributors erect - a no-man's-land of the loose mind's eye the place we meet because the weak and comical humans we're. It includes a few of his best possible work.

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