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Vox intexta: Orality and Textuality in the Middle Ages
Pasternack, Carol Braun

Brings together interrelated essays on aspects of oral...

English Women Staging Islam, 1696–1707
Andrea, Bernadette

Delarivier Manley and Mary Pix were among the groundbreaking “female wits” who...

Heroes and Saints & Other Plays
Moraga, Cherríe

Heroes and Saints & Other Plays is Chicana playwright Cherríe Moraga's premiere...

Invaluable Trees: Cultures of Nature, 1660-1830
Cook, Elizabeth Heckendorn

Trees and tree products have long been central to human...

What the Fortune Teller Didn't Say
Lim, Shirley Geok-Lin

Written over the last decade, these poems include memories of the authors early childhood...

The Last Generation
Moraga, Cherríe

A classic work by award-winning author Cherríe Moraga, The Last Generation is an electric mix of prose and poetry that...

Poetry for Young People: William Wordsworth
Liu, Alan

William Wordsworth’s finest poems take you on a captivating adventure to another time and place....

One World of Literature
Lim, Shirley Geok-Lin

One World of Literature addresses students' concerns about social relevance in their reading, and their...

Premodern Sexualities
Fradenburg, L.O. Aranye

Premodern Sexualities offers rigorous new approaches to current problems in the historiography of...

The Signifying Eye:  Seeing Faulkner's Art by Candace Waid
The Signifying Eye: Seeing Faulkner’s Art
Waid, Candace

A bold book, built of close readings,...