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Danger in the Congo! The unexplored Amazon! Long perceived as a place of mystery and danger, and more recently as a fragile system requiring our protection, the tropical forest captivated America for over a century. In The Maximum of Wilderness, Kelly Enright traces the representation of...
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This collection highlights the fluidity of masculinity in American popular culture at the turn of the new millennium and beyond by examining possibilities for male identity formation. Each chapter mines American popular culture-theatre, film, literature, music, advertising, internet content...
A new novel from the most outspoken African-American writer of our time. In 2010, the Newseum in Washington D.C. finally obtained the suit O. J. Simpson wore in court the day he was acquitted, and it now stands as both an artifact in their "Trial of the Century" exhibit and a symbol of...
Sin and Syntax
Sin and Syntax is designed for those who need more spunk than Strunk. It has been called “the hippest grammar guide ever written,” but its purpose is to promote great writing, not prissy prose. Its readers are not students trying to write competent term papers, but writers hoping to make their...
Between 1917 and 1941, Hollywood film studios, gossipcolumnists, and novelists featured an unprecedented numberof homosexuals, cross-dressers, and adulterers in their depictionsof the glamorous Hollywood lifestyle. During this era,actress Greta Garbo defined herself as the ultimate...
Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors
From Wonder Woman to Buffy Summers, Emma Peel to Sydney Bristow, Charlie’s Angels to the Powerpuff Girls, Superwomen are more than just love interests or sidekicks who stand by their men. In her new book, Ink-Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology, author, writer,...
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Dannie Martin was a bank robber, a heroin addict, a longtime federal prisoner and, he later wrote, “a criminal by any definition I know of.” But in 1986, the self-educated convict’s life changed dramatically when he submitted a freelance article on AIDS in prison to San Francisco Chronicle editor...
Book Cover, "Age of Obama: A Reporter's Journey with Clinton, McCain and Obama in the Making of the President 2008"
"Age of Obama: A Reporter's Journey with Clinton, McCain and Obama in the Making of the President 2008" is a first-hand account of the Presidential campaign from start to finish. It was written by Mark Curtis, a Bay Area resident of 10-years. Curtis is best known for the 15 years he...
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Personality Not Included
Personality Not Included is a fun new book about the secret to making your organization more authentic, whether you are the boss, an employee, a small business or an entrepreneur.  It has over 100 examples in a readable style, a useful how-to section, and 78% more chickens than your average...