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  • Oxota by Lyn Hejinian
    Oxota (English, Paperback)

    Over the course of nearly a decade (1983?1991), author Lyn Hejinian visited the USSR seven times, staying frequently with her friends the poet Arkadii Dragomoshchenko and his wife Zina in Leningrad. During this period, she embarked on translating into English several volumes of Dragomoshcheko's poetry, and the two poets began an extensive correspondence, exchanging hundreds of letters until...

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  • How to Dress a Fish by Abigail Chabitnoy
    How to Dress a Fish (English, Hardback)

    In How to Dress a Fish, poet Abigail Chabitnoy, of Aleut descent, addresses the lives disrupted by US Indian boarding school policy. She pays particular attention to the life story of her great grandfather, Michael, who was taken from the Baptist Orphanage, Wood Island, Alaska, and sent to Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania. Incorporating extracts from Michael's boarding school...

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  • Wobble by Rae Armantrout
    Wobble (English, Paperback)

    Pulitzer Prize winning poet Rae Armantrout is at once a most intimate and coolly calculating poet. If anyone could produce a hybrid of Charlie Chaplin's playful "Little Tramp" and Charlize Theron's fierce "Imperator Furiosa," it would be Armantrout. Her language is unexpected yet exact, playing off the collective sense that the shifting ground of daily reality may be a warning of imminent systemic...

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  • What Follows by Joseph Massey
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  • Death of the Poets, Thirty Polite Things to Say, and Dog Truths (Gift Set) by Kit Reed
    Death of the Poets, Thirty Polite Things to Say, and Dog Truths (Gift Set) (English, Paperback)

    Death of a Poet is rhyming couplets meet etched illustrations in this whimsically dark chapbook about poets and their deaths....

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  • Konnakkol Manual by David P Nelson
    Konnakkol Manual (English, Paperback)

    David Nelson wrote and compiled Konnakkol Manual to assist teaching an advanced course in the rhythmic compositions of Karnatak (South Indian) music. This new instructional book picks up where his previous book, Solkau Manual, left off. It includes advanced exercises for developing control of odd pulse divisions, such as three and five notes per beat. There is a chapter on the sources of Karnatak...

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  • Staging Brazil by Ana Paula Hofling
    Staging Brazil (English, Paperback)

    Staging Brazil: Choreographies of Capoeira is the first in-depth study of the processes of legitimization and globalization of capoeira, the Afro-Brazilian combat game practiced today throughout the world. Ana Paula Höfling contextualizes the emergence of the two main styles of capoeira, angola and regional, within discourses of race and nation in mid-twentieth century Brazil. This history of...

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  • Staging Brazil by Ana Paula Hofling
    Staging Brazil (English, Hardback)

    Staging Brazil: Choreographies of Capoeira is the first in-depth study of the processes of legitimization and globalization of capoeira, the Afro-Brazilian combat game practiced today throughout the world. Ana Paula Höfling contextualizes the emergence of the two main styles of capoeira, angola and regional, within discourses of race and nation in mid-twentieth century Brazil. This history of...

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