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The Book and Libraries: A history and a glimpse into the future
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
My final essay for LSC510 at URI's school of library and information studies.
Times and Seasons: The Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
We live in a time where lots of people are overwhelmed with anxiety of "living" their lives. Poetry is the best form of acupuncture or massage you will have. This anthology is a collection of poems from the greatest minds of young poets across Africa. The anthology is put together to preserve the imaginative ingenuity of young Africans. Why not spend some time viewing some of these great poems?
The Book and Libraries: A Symbiotic and Evolving Relationship
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Final paper for LSC510 "Books to Bytes" at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, exploring the relationship between books and libraries.
Writer's Respite at Wiscon '99, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
This is a review of a morning workshop, called "Writers' Respite," that took place a conference in Madison, Wisconsin. New SF writers were brought face to face with experienced writers in order to help guide them to future success.
Women Alone, Men Alone: Single-Sex Utopias, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
Using the concepts of Eutopia and Dystopia to describe the extremes of utopias, Brian Attebery's article "Women Alone, Men Alone: Single-Sex Utopias" examines the revivification of utopian fiction since the 1950s. By coining the term masculinist as a linguistic parallel to feminist, Attebery provides useful terms for discussion of utopia and gender in new ways.
When the Shoe Fits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature
When a hard fall from a tall horse landed Mary Wagner—then a writer and soccer mom—in a body cast, she didn’t ease up. Instead she went to law school, became a prosecutor and bought her first spike heels. In reflections ranging from motherhood to falling in love, losing a parent and the gift of second chances, her empowering essays resonate with universal experiences of love, life and reinvention.
El Eterno Enigma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,600. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
La mayoría concibe el entendimiento de las conductas ajenas como un paso decisivo en su camino al éxito pues muchas metas dependen de la voluntad de terceros, no estamos capacitados para entender nuestra conducta. Este libro pretende ayudar en ese sentido, pues la conducta humana es un enigma que para desentrañarlo es menester un esfuerzo a veces frustrante, sin una ayuda externa.
Two Reviews, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
Judith Laura's novel, Goddess Spirituality for the 21st Century, and Treena Kortje's novel, Variations of Eve, are discussed. Laura is claimed to have spent a great deal of time and effort searching for original gender classifications in the bible. Kortje's novel describes many possible stories of Eve and the garden of Eden.
The First FEMSPEC Salon: NWSA Albuquerque, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
This is a review of a meeting that took place during a conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. People from across the country gathered to discuss the progress of the FEMSPEC journal and how they became interested in working on it. Ideas for future editions were also discussed.
Surrealist Women, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
Penelope Rosemont's Surrealist Women: An International Anthology, is discussed. This collection contains writings and some visual work by approximately one hundred women from all over the world. These surrealist women are also talked about as being political activists.
Reception of Fairy Tale Motifs in Texts by Twentieth-Century German Women Writers, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This article discusses how cultural information and stories have been passed from one generation to the next. The fairy tales were restructured to focus more on the female's point of view. Some of these include stories with mothers and no fathers, depicting feminism and imagination in one.
No Place, the Good Place, a New Place, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
This is a review of a conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, where the theme was Utopias/Dystopias. Hetrotopic and biocentric themes are also discussed.
Made in Canada, Femspec Issue 1.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature
This is a review of a conference in Canada where Canadian Science fiction was discussed. SF, Canadian literature was looked at in the context of all Canadian literature, and then with the concept of "borders" as creating regional identities. Many Canadian authors and works were discussed including Nalo Hopkinson, who performed an unpublished piece of hers.
Этикет для детей 4+ по методике Шевченко Юлианы
You set the price! Words: 6,370. Language: Russian. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Детское приключенческое пособие "Этикет для детей 4+ по методике Шевченко Юлианы" содержит 10 тем - прототипы жизненных ситуаций, с которыми ребенок сталкивается в повседневной жизни и в торжественных случаях. Книга написана доступным для детей языком и содержит массу игровых элементов: кроссворды, загадки, поделки, ребусы, игры, физкультминутки и т.д.
Where Winter Never Ends
Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
So be patient, [O Muhammad], over what they say and glorify [Allah] your Lord praising Him before the rising of the sun and before its setting
See you in Istanbul - Kistalight
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: Swedish. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Äldre par på vift i Istanbul eller livet är en weekend tour
Rayuela, Novela posmoderna
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
Rayuela, la obra más importante de Julio Cortázar se publica en 1963 como novela posmoderna e integra la nueva novela hispanoamericana llamado Boom latinoamericano. Rayuela participa de tendencias que se desarrollan a partir de la vanguardia posmodernista. La clasificamos como metaficción o metanovela, pues agrupa la mayoría de características que animan a esta tendencia.
Dan Poynter's Para Promotion Program
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Essay » Literature
Dan Poynter’s Para Promotion Program is a series of book promotional projects the agoraphobic author can accomplish without leaving home and shows the author what to do to reach their audience. The program not only shows the author how to promote his or her current book, it is a crash course in book promotion that can be applied to future books.
Margins Made Visible, Femspec Issue 1.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Pike's review of Laurence Schimel, ed., Things Invisible to see: Gay and Lesbian Tales of Magical Realism (Cambridge, MA: Circlet Press, 1998, paper, 12.95) explores domains in which gender and desire are flexible, using the concept of border land communities.
Hey! I'm the Talking Tom in your mobile.
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
It is an essay that tells the woes of the virtual pet in the mobile of most of us. The virtual pet should be treated same as a real one , that is the only expectation of this pet cat.