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Thirty-Seven: Essays On Life, Wisdom, And Masculinity
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays dealing with historical, biographical, and philosophical subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and endurance in adversity.
Pantheon: Adventures In History, Biography, And The Mind
Price: $9.79 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays on historical, biographical, and moral subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and its contemporary meaning. Continuing the exploration of themes from his first book, Quintus Curtius gives in-depth analysis of character and endurance, as well as a special section on Neoplatonism.
Speculative Fiction 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
Speculative Fiction 2014 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex, fraught, and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2014.
A Book of Family Document
Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Essay » Literature
Letters from Ambrocio to Venencia from 1929 to 1930
Mozart's Brain - Number 7
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
“The Wellsprings of Inspiration” is a more personal broadsheet of what creative writing means to me, and how it helps me satisfy some deep yearnings for creating beautiful things - written or otherwise. It expresses ideas that appeal to that core in all of us that seeks out excellence, competence, exemplary performance. It is a heartfelt hymn to the creation of Beauty Itself.
Books and Libraries
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Final project for LSC 510 at the University of Rhode Island, Spring 2015 semester.
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?
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.
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: 6,290. 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: 7,690. 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. Flanör bland minareter, böneutrop, vindlande gränder, och med Bosporen och Gyllene Hornet som en spegel för stadens blå skymning och båttrafikens mistlurar.
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.