Essays, Criticism, Memoirs

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BOOK OF RUMI: 105 STORIES AND FABLES THAT ILLUMINE, DELIGHT, AND INFORM

Written by Rumi
Philip Pullman, author of 'His Dark Materials' trilogy, has remarked that "after nourishment, shelter, and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world." This new collection of Rumi stories fills that need.
November 1, 2018 | Paperback | Hampton Roads Publishing Company |
$16.95
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THEY CAN'T KILL US UNTIL THEY KILL US

Written by Abdurraqib, Hanif
Abdurraqib uses music and culture as a lens through which to view our world, so that we might better understand ourselves, and in so doing proves himself a bellwether for our times.
November 7, 2017 | Paperback | Two Dollar Radio |
$16.99
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SISTER OUTSIDER: ESSAYS AND SPEECHES

Written by Lorde, Audre
The fourteen essays and speeches collected in this work, several of them published for the first time, span almost a decade of this Black lesbian feminnist's work. Lorde is unflinching in her observations and is lucid and clarifying in her coverage of a range of essential topics.
August 1, 2007 | Paperback | Crossing Press |
$16.99
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EVIDENCE OF THINGS NOT SEEN: REISSUED EDITION (ANNIVERSARY)

Written by James Baldwin
The controversial writer contemplates the whole spectrum of contemporary American life, with a look at the problems and continuing plight of blacks in white America, by focusing on the Atlanta child murders and public reaction.
April 15, 1995 | Paperback | Macmillan | 125 Pages |
$19.00
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NOBODY KNOWS MY NAME

Written by Baldwin, James
Told with Baldwin's characteristically unflinching honesty, this collection of illuminating, deeply felt essays examines topics ranging from race relations in the United States to the role of the writer in society, and offers personal accounts of Richard Wright, Norman Mailer and other writers.
December 1, 1992 | Paperback | Vintage |
$14.00

BAD FEMINIST: ESSAYS

Written by Gay, Roxane
New York Times BestsellerFrom Roxane Gay comes this collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation--now available in a limited Olive Edition.
October 10, 2017 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 400 Pages |
$10.00

HOW PROUST CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE

As relevant today as they were at the turn of the century, Proust's life and work are transformed here into a no-nonsense guide to, among other things, enjoying your vacation, reviving a relationship, achieving original and uncliched articulation, being a good host, recognizing love, and understanding why you should never sleep with someone on a first date.
April 1, 1998 | Paperback |
$16.00

TIN HOUSE: SUMMER READING 2017

Drop it in your beach bag with the sunscreen and kadima paddles--our annual summer reading issue will feature a smorgasbord of new writing from established and new voices.
May 1, 2017 | Paperback |
$12.95

ARBITRARY STUPID GOAL

Written by Tamara Shopsin
"Arbitrary Stupid Goal is a completely riveting world--when I looked up from its pages regular life seemed boring and safe and modern like one big iPhone.
July 18, 2017 | Hardcover | MCD | 336 Pages |
$27.00

TULI KUPFERBERG: YEAH

Written by Tuli Kupferberg
Originally published between 1961 and 1965 by Tuli Kupferberg and Sylvia Topp's Birth Press, this volume collects all ten issues of 'YEAH' magazine as individual facsimile editions.
April 3, 2019 | Paperback | 320 Pages |
$40.00

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