Titles by Subject

Nación Genízara

Ethnogenesis, Place, and Identity in New Mexico
Edited by Moises GonzalesEnrique R. Lamadrid

Nación Genízara examines the history, cultural evolution, and survival of the Genízaro people.

Human

The Art of Beth Cavener
By Garth ClarkEzra ShalesLauren Redding

The animals in Beth Cavener’s work are better described as avatars, embodiments of persons or emotions that disguise her subjects.

Subjects: Art

Affinities

Photographs by Timothy Hearsum
Photographs by Timothy Hearsum

Affinities is a multilayered exploration of the similarities as well as the contrasts Timothy Hearsum finds in his subjects.

Subjects: Photography

Circling the Canon, Volume II

The Selected Book Reviews of Marjorie Perloff, 1995-2017
By Marjorie Perloff
Edited by David Jonathan Bayot

Circling the Canon, Volume II focuses on the second half of Marjorie Perloff's prolific career, showcasing reviews from 1995 through her 2017 reconsiderations of Jonathan Culler’s theory of the lyric and William Empson’s classic Seven Types of Ambiguity.

Circling the Canon, Volume I

The Selected Book Reviews of Marjorie Perloff, 1969-1994
By Marjorie Perloff
Edited by David Jonathan Bayot

Circling the Canon, Volume I covers roughly the first half of Perloff’s career, beginning with her first ever review, on Anthony Hecht’s The Hard Hours.

The Psychology of Women under Patriarchy

Edited by Holly F. MathewsAdriana M. Manago

These feminist scholars bridge preexisting divides between bio-psychological, sociological, and cultural perspectives to explain the ways that women’s desires, goals, and identities interact with culturally situated systems in order to develop more complex theories about the psychological underpinnings of patriarchy and to inform more socially progressive policies to improve the lives of women and men globally.

Beings

The Art of Mark Spencer
By Clayton CampbellDavid Clemmer

Since 1969 Mark Spencer has been producing drawings and paintings that are compelling, beautiful, and sometimes disturbing.

Subjects: Art

The Poetry of Compassion

By Patrick Pietroni

This slender volume offers the reader a poetic entrance into or reintroduction to the recognition and practice of compassion on all levels: to humans, to the largest or smallest of the animal kingdom, and to our beloved Earth.

Subjects: PoetryPhilosophy

A Woman, a Man, a Nation

Mariquita Sánchez, Juan Manuel de Rosas, and the Beginnings of Argentina
By Jeffrey M. Shumway

Mariquita’s and Juan Manuel’s lives corresponded with the major events and processes that shaped the turbulent beginnings of the Argentine nation, many of which also shaped Latin America and the Atlantic World during the Age of Revolution (1750–1850).

Breath and Smoke

Tobacco Use among the Maya
Edited by Jennifer A. Loughmiller-CardinalKeith Eppich

Breath and Smoke explores the uses of tobacco among the Maya of Central America, revealing tobacco as a key topic in pre-Columbian art, iconography, and hieroglyphics.

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