Written in the 15th century by Johannes Von Saaz, "Death and the Ploughman" is a dialogue between Death and a widowed farmer. West has dramatized it here as an adversarial duel where the farmer's defence of mankind is as strong as Death's ruthless prosecution of his own cause.
Contemporary Irish Plays showcases the new drama that has emerged since 2008. Featuring a blend of established and emerging writers, the anthology shows how Irish writers are embracing new methods of theatre-making to explore exciting new themes ? while also finding new ways to come to terms with the legacies of the Troubles and the Celtic Tiger....
'I wasn't throwing up. I was dying. I was very ill . . . And do you know what? In the middle of all that . . . malaise, I remember thinking "This is what it's like to be married." But I'd do it again'...
Presents a collection of essays that explore black theorists and their contributions to diverse strains of political, social, and cultural thought. The book examines four central themes within the black intellectual tradition: black internationalism, religion and spirituality, racial politics and struggles for social justice, and black radicalism.
Booker T Washington has held an ambiguous position in the pantheon of black leadership. This book offers a reinterpretation of one of the controversial figures in American history. It explains why Washington's ideas resonated in the post-Reconstruction era and considers their negative influence in the continuing struggle for equality in the US.
Following the advances in stem cells, including full color presentation throughout, this two-volume set combines the prerequisites for a general understanding of adult and embryonic stem cells; and the tools, methods, and experimental protocols needed to study and characterize stem cells and progenitor populations.
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