Books tagged: postmodern

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White Mythology: Two Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dr. Ed's head is spinning: a long-lost 'son' has just been sent over to his office by the temp agency, his shopping-addicted wife seems to have disappeared, and the clinical trial that he is running for a revolutionary new anti-depressant might well be going off the rails. But Dr. Ed is in control of everything, including himself.
Comments on Peter Burfeind’s Book (2014) Gnostic America
Series: How to Define the Word "Gnosticism": A Short Course. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 23,100 word essay comments on Peter Burfeind’s book, concerning a resurgent Gnosticism in contemporary America. The category-based nested form is used to model the Gnostic origin myth. This model is then compared to other features of contemporary Gnosticism.
Garderobă
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: Romanian. Published: August 4, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Volumul de poezii „Garderobă” cuprinde 80 de titluri și este o încercare de reîntoarcere la „Beaux Arts” printr-un discurs liric fluent și aerisit, abordând teme care preocupă publicul consumator de literatură.
Comments on John Deely's Book (1994) New Beginnings
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 9,900 word essay comments on John Deely’s analysis of scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model arguments about the causality inherent in triadic signs. In particular, Suarez’s interscope for ens rationis applies.
A Primer on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 10,800 word essay builds on comments about Daniel Novotny’s study in scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model implicit and explicit abstraction. The first singularity comes into play.
Comments on Daniel Novotny’s Book (2013) Ens Rationis from Suarez to Caramuel
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 14,800 word essay comments on Daniel Novotny’s study in scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model arguments about beings of reason (by Suarez, Hurtado, Mastri, Belluto and Caramuel). Implicit and explicit abstraction are modeled along the way.
TFF-X: Ten years of The Future Fire
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This anthology is a mix of science fiction, fantasy and horror reprints from the first decade of The Future Fire magazine, and new, experimental, unusual or aspirational pieces that push boundaries or play games that might tickle Borges, Calvino and Kafka.
John Barth: An Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
Acclaimed thriller writer David Morrell wrote his PhD dissertation about master author, John Barth. In it, Morrell examines Barth’s early fiction, using interviews with Barth, his agent, and his editors as well as unpublished essays and letters. The result is what Morrell calls “the story behind the stories” as well as an indication of Barth’s influence on Morrell’s own work.
The Gravity's Rainbow Handbook: A Key to the Thomas Pynchon Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Thomas Pynchon has a reputation as a "difficult" author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, Gravity's Rainbow can be understood by the average reader. Included are: a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a thorough description of all major characters, a biography of Pynchon, suggestions for essay topics, and much more.
Better Vibes
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The end of a life long love story. Or maybe just the beginning?