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epub |eng | 2020-07-15 | Author:Michał Choiński

5 HYPERBOLIC DISSOLUTION Tennessee Williams In his foreword to Carson McCullers’s second novel, Reflections in a Golden Eye, Tennessee Williams discusses the gothic tradition of the American South. He stipulates ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic July 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-18 | Author:Cheryl A. Wall [Wall, Cheryl A.]

They danced, Rose and the boy. Oh, they danced! An exercise of rhythmical exactness for two. There was no motion she made that he did not imitate. They reared and ...
( Category: African-American Studies July 10,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Yogita Goyal; [Goyal, Yogita]

4 Talking Books (Talking Back) The history of blackness is testament to the fact that objects can and do resist. —Fred Moten, In the Break “The trope of the Talking ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism July 9,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kristina West

This notion of sisterhood is one that depends on both patronage and gratitude, an unequal social status that is understood as such by both ‘sisters’: the poor girl must be ...
( Category: United States July 8,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-08-21 | Author:Toni Cade Bambara [Bambara, Toni Cade]

Julie Dash’s Daughters of the Dust is a historical marker. It’s suggestive of what will hallmark the next stage of development—a more pronounced diasporic and Afrafemcentric orientation. Another marker occurred ...
( Category: United States July 8,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-11-04 | Author:Jay Parini [Parini, Jay]

III. THE SOULS OF BLACK FOLK consists of fourteen separate essays and sketches, most of which had a separate life before coming together in book form. There is even one ...
( Category: United States July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-15 | Author:Scott F. Parker [Parker, Scott F.]

Ken Kesey: The Prince of Pransksters Rick Saunders, Bob Nesbitt, and Vaughn Binzer / 1976 From Marijuana Monthly, Vol. 2 No. 3. © 1976 by Marijuana Monthly. Anyone with the ...
( Category: United States July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:James Still

Mountain Horse Sense “Yellow poplar makes good coffin lumber.” “The balk between the corn rows should be the width of a mule's rump.” “Corn meal that's not dried out proper ...
( Category: United States July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-14 | Author:Bexy McFly [McFly, Bexy]

2 They tell you all their problems (and expect you to care) Humans have a lot of problems. This is nothing new. But has your human ever confided in you ...
( Category: United States July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-03 | Author:Thorne, David [Thorne, David]

I waited for a moment to see if Cathy would leap up again, then made my way to the podium. “Okay, firstly, my condolences to Simon’s family. For his loss ...
( Category: United States July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-26 | Author:Philip Lopate [PHILLIP LOPATE]

7 “The weather is charming, the little birds sing, we all live in this world in harmony—what more could we have! [Accepting a glass of tea] Thank you, from the ...
( Category: United States July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-23 | Author:Nicholson Baker [Baker, Nicholson]

Eventually, armoires came to look more like modern bookshelves, shedding their cupboard doors, but thievery and misshelving led to the collateral invention of another deterrent: book chains. The books were ...
( Category: United States July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Dos Passos

Next morning I was awakened long before dawn. The stars crackled in the cold. The camp was a struggling confusion of drivers holding their camels’ necks to the ground while ...
( Category: United States July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-26 | Author:Henry David Thoreau [Thoreau, Henry David]

V SOLITUDE This is a delicious evening, when the whole body is one sense, and imbibes delight through every pore. I go and come with a strange liberty in Nature, ...
( Category: United States July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:R. Mookerjee

“Not yet. I need to meet her, Ballard.” “As part of your project? I doubt she’ll be able to help you.” Vaughn sauntered around the room on his uneven legs. ...
( Category: United States July 4,2020 )