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The Poetics of Plants in Spanish American Literature

The Poetics of Plants in Spanish American Literature

The First Thorough Examination of the Enduring Significance of Plants in Spanish American Literature and Culture

Science and Moral Imagination

Science and Moral Imagination

A New Ideal for Values in Science

A Direct Challenge to the Idea That Science Should Be Value-Free and Values Should Be Evidence-Free

Rhetorical Crossover

Rhetorical Crossover

The Black Presence in White Culture

An Examination of the Ways African American Rhetoric Becomes Whitened When It Crosses Over into White Audiences

Poets, Philosophers, Lovers

Poets, Philosophers, Lovers

On the Writings of Giannina Braschi

A Collection of Essays that Cast a Light on Giannina Braschi’s Exquisite, Experimental, and Genre and Gender Bending Work

Bound in the Bond of Life

Bound in the Bond of Life

Pittsburgh Writers Reflect on the Tree of Life Tragedy

Essays That Confront the Personal and Public Aspects of Surviving Tragedy and Demonstrate How Pittsburgh Is Still Stronger Than Hate

To Risk It All

To Risk It All

General Forbes, the Capture of Fort Duquesne, and the Course of Empire in the Ohio Country

A Comprehensive History Placing Forbes and His Campaign during the Seven Years’ War within the Context of the Eighteenth Century British Empire

German-Balkan Entangled Histories in the Twentieth Century

German-Balkan Entangled Histories in the Twentieth Century

Exciting New Research on German-Balkan Relations that Paves the Way to Integrate Southeast Europe into Histories of Germany and the East

Firebird, The

Firebird, The

The Elusive Fate of Russian Democracy

A Revealing Insider Account of the First Years of Russian Independence

The Pope in Poland

The Pope in Poland

The Pilgrimages of John Paul II, 1979-1991

A Nuanced Account of Pope John Paul II’s Historical Visits to Poland in the Late Communist Era

Irish Presbyterians and the Shaping of Western Pennsylvania, 1770-1830

Irish Presbyterians and the Shaping of Western Pennsylvania, 1770-1830

A Fascinating Study of One of the Earliest and Most Influential Groups to Settle Western Pennsylvania

Cultivating Victory

Cultivating Victory

The Women's Land Army and the Victory Garden Movement

A compelling study of the sea change brought about in politics, society, and gender roles during World Wars I and II by campaigns to recruit Women’s Land Armies in Great Britain and the United States to cultivate victory gardens. Cecilia Gowdy-Wygant compares and contrasts the outcomes of war in both nations as seen through women’s ties to labor, agriculture, the home, and the environment. She sheds new light on the cultural legacies left by the Women’s Land Armies and their major role in shaping national and personal identities.

Poemas de amor / Love Poems

Poemas de amor / Love Poems

The First Translation of a Major Uruguayan Poet into English

The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other Stories

The Prince of Mournful Thoughts and Other Stories

Exploring what it means to be human through the Korean diaspora, Caroline Kim’s stories feature many voices. From a teenage girl in 1980’s America, to a boy growing up in the middle of the Korean War, to an immigrant father struggling to be closer to his adult daughter, or ...
Germany’s Urban Frontiers

Germany’s Urban Frontiers

Nature and History on the Edge of the Nineteenth-Century City

A New Environmental History that Integrates Cultural and Urban Identity Across German Cities and Their Outskirts

The Body Wars

The Body Wars

Poems
What would it take to be home in one’s body, to walk around the world as oneself, knowing the pain within and without us? Jan Beatty boldly answers that question by making a fire map of the body. These roiling poems smack into walls of meditation, only to slide ...

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