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Making and Unmaking Whiteness in Early New South Fiction After the Civil War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
An essay in literary/historical criticism and critical race studies. Examines how popular fiction contributed to and contested Jim Crow segregation and white supremacy in the U.S. in the 1880s and after. Focuses on the popular “command performance” scene, in which blacks performed for whites. Many authors are discussed; four receive special attention: J.C. Harris, Dunbar, Chopin, and Hopkins.
Mythologie, mi-raisin
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Price: $2.96 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: French. Published: June 5, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Essay » Literature
Sous son pseudo de Faust, Jean-Claude Sestier avait peut-être vendu son âme au diable, en tous cas, il aimait les mots, aimait les triturer, jouer avec eux en réécrivant avec son style sans doute influencé par ses deux maîtres, Louis-Ferdinand Céline et Frédéric Dard, la mythologie grecque et latine, ainsi que de multiples contes et légendes, laissant délirer son imagination sans limites.
500 Words or Less
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Price: Free! Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Ms. Monahan's AP Literature Class compilied a book or college entrance essays and tips for the college application process.
The Way of the Wolf, or "Furry Little Problem": Werewolves, (Mis)Representation, and Mental Illness -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Professor Melissa D. Aaron at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation explores lycanthropy in the Harry Potter series "and the ways in which J.K. Rowling follows literary and historical precedent for werewolf representation."
Educating Wizards: Harry Potter, Christopher Chant the Chrestomanci, and Ged -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Carolynn E. Wilcox at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation explored systems of magical education in fantasy literature, focusing on Earthsea (LeGuin), the Chrestomanci Chronicles (Jones), and Harry Potter (Rowling).
Gaps in Security – Why Hogwarts Isn’t Safe -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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A lecture presented by Molly Bernard and Patricia Dahill at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation discusses the incidents in the Harry Potter series that contradict statements that the school and other locations are secure.
Harry Potter Fandom Flashback #1: The Nimbus - 2003 Summaries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
From July 17-20, 2003, 600 Harry Potter fans and scholars converged in Orlando for Nimbus-2003, the first Harry Potter fan convention. Over three and a half days of presentations, amidst the atmosphere of learning, they argued, lived, and breathed Harry Potter. Flash back to the early days of the Harry Potter fandom with Nimbus-2003 session summaries on Snape, shipping, science, storytelling...
Voices from the Soul
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Alder Book Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
Inspirational poetry from award winning author James Andrew Conrad.
The Black Dog, the Curtain and the Other World -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Vincent Geldenhuys at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation examines symbolism and the character Sirius Black.
"The Fountain Told a Lie:" Dumbledore’s Deconstruction of the Wizarding World
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A lecture presented by Travis Prinzi at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation examines power and racism in the Harry Potter series with a postmodernist perspective.
Hogwarts by the Pacific: Harry Goes to College on the West Coast -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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A lecture presented by James Thomas at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation discussed teaching Harry Potter in a university literature course.
TEST BOOK
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
THIS IS A TEST
Songs Without Words: Phoenix Symbolism in Harry Potter -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by M. Tonks Hansen at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation examines phoenix symbolism in the Harry Potter series.
Freud and the Fetishistic Phantasy: Magic, Desire, and Loss in Harry Potter -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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A lecture presented by Sharon Power at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation "explore[s] our attraction to the world of Harry Potter using Freudian psychoanalytic theory."
J.K. Rowling and Little Red Riding Hood: Pentecostal and Fairy-Tale Imagery in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Barbara Purdom at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This presentation discussed spiritual and fairy tale imagery in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
The Science of Harry Potter -- Presented at Prophecy 2007
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
A lecture presented by Professor George R Plitnik at Prophecy 2007, a Harry Potter symposium. This lecture discussed how some of the magic in Harry Potter could be accomplished by the science of today or of the near future.
The Articles of Dume
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There was once a hugely popular online magazine known as Alienskin. Within the HTML-pages of this publication, in every issue for seven of its years, you would find an article on writing horror stories. Now, forty-five of those articles are reproduced in this single volume so those who enjoyed them can enjoy them again, and those who didn't can ignore them all at once.
Rumorosa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Este es un canto poético ofrecido a la Gran Dama del Norte, La Montaña Rumorosa.
Glimpses of the Palace of the Sea Goddess
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
44 small and heartful stories that a sea life and people of Okinawa weave.
A Treatise on Evil
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A godly prophet wrote this book. Its inclusion in Jesus Reveals His Holy Love Version 3.0 is nearly complete. This is the original. It is without Evil, meant to be non-Evil, meant to be a Light, meant to be a Word- from Heaven- to Saints and those that will receive it (and thus be of the Sainthood- the Sainthood being the Brothers and Sisters of Christ, by His BloodShip). Pray and receive.