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Reason in a Dark Time

• https://global.oup.com/academic/covers/pop-up/9780199337668<p>Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed -- and What It Means for Our Future<p>Dale …

How Pitt Star Michael Young Escaped His Nightmarish Past

PITTSBURGH — Michael Young leans forward in his chair and makes direct eye contact as he speaks, not showing any sign of uneasiness at the somber line of questioning. You can tell this is a topic he thinks about a lot.<p>"Everything a little kid shouldn't get into or shouldn't see," he says, "I …

New Jersey

Think big, be free, have sex … 10 reasons to be an existentialist

The existentialists asked the essential questions – and still have much to offer us today. So don your turtleneck and make like Sartre and De Beauvoir<p>I was a teenage existentialist. I became one at 16 after spending birthday money from my granny on Jean-Paul Sartre’s <i>Nausea</i>. It was the cover that …

Communist Party

The Bride of Amman - Gender and Sexuality in the Arab World

Share Email Comments<p>In 2012, the Jordanian novelist and activist Fadi Zaghmout published his first novel, <i>The Bride of Amman</i>, dealing with the …

Nobel Lecture by Svetlana Alexievich

<b>The Nobel Prize in Literature 2015</b><br>Svetlana Alexievich<p>Share this:<p>© THE NOBEL FOUNDATION 2015<br>General permission is granted for the publication in …

Paris Review - Jorge Luis Borges, The Art of Fiction No. 39

Interviewed by Ronald Christ<p>Issue 40, Winter-Spring 1967<p>Jorge Luis Borges. Photographer unknown.<p>This interview was conducted in July 1966, in conversations I held with Borges at his office in the Biblioteca Nacional, of which he is the director. The room, recalling an older Buenos Aires, is not …

Literature

Lolita Turns 60

<i>Though Vladimir Nabokov was living in America when he wrote</i> Lolita<i>, the novel was first published in Paris in 1955—by Olympia Press, whose list</i> …

Literature

The New Progressive Agenda: A Return to Citizenship

<i>Editors' note: On Tuesday, May 12, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled his "Progressive Agenda to Combat Income Inequality," a 13-point plan framed as the political left's answer to Republicans' 1994 "Contract With America," in a speech outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Below,</i> …

Middle-class

The Kokomo Tribune from Kokomo, Indiana on November 19, 1948 · Page 2

Z KOKOMO (IruL) TRIBUNE Friday, Nov. 19, 1943 K. of C. Urged To Pay Visit To Gibault Home Henry Hasely, Fort Wayne attorney and past state deputy «f …

Profit

Why Common Core Foes Don't Bother Looking at the Examples of Books to Read

Common Core foes oppose teachers assigning children such important texts as Sir Winston Churchill’s Blood , Toil, Tears, and Sweat speech. Now you …

The Stacks: William Styron was Lit’s Big Game Hunter

A white southerner by birth, Styron scorned the label of regional author—the world was his territory and the bigger the subject the better, from …

Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian

cfp | call for papers

Connecting, Rethinking and Embracing Difference<br>The Persons and Sexualities Project<p>Thursday 24th September – Saturday 26th September 2015<br>Mansfield …

Social Movements

cfp | call for papers

JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—a print academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and …

Humanities

cfp | call for papers

CFP for WSQ: Queer Methods

WSQ, Call for Papers: Special Issue<br>QUEER METHODSGuest Editors:<br>Amin Ghaziani, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of British Columbia<br>Matt …

Humanities

cfp | call for papers

Margaret Atwood Studies, the journal of The Margaret Atwood Society, invites submissions on a rolling basis from both members and nonmembers. Essays …

Margaret Atwood

Being Humans. The Human Condition in the age of techno-humanism: representations, practices, experiences

The long-running debate on Post-humanism is now entering a new phase: after the analysis of technological imaginaries and 'frontier cases' that …

Human Rights

[UPDATE] Call for papers for albeit issue on War Narratives; Deadline June 1

albeit invites scholarly articles, detailed lesson plans, book reviews, creative pieces, and nonfiction essays exploring the theme of "War."Topics …

Biographies

[UPDATE] Literature & Politics Panel @ SCMLA

We seek essays that explore the intersection of literature and politics. This session is open topic. The deadline has been extended to April 6.

Literature

cfp | call for papers

CALLALOO invites papers for a special issue on Neo-Slave Narratives guest edited by Joan Anim-Addo (Goldsmiths, University of London) and Maria …

University of London

MMLA 2015: Pedagogy of Short Story (proposal submission by April 10)

Limitations in time and scope often prevent teachers from extending the reading list beyond the realm of canonical texts--this panel would like to …

Short Stories

Premier Issue: The Politics of Home

<i>Parlour: A Journal of Literary Criticism and Analysis</i> is a forthcoming peer-reviewed, online, open-access scholarly journal established by the Ohio …

Humanities

Portable Prose: The Novel and the Everyday

We are looking for papers for our volume 'Portable Prose: The Novel and the Everyday'. The collection will build on and extend work coming out of a …

Portable

How to help family of mother shot dead in Oakland

Image 1of/2<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The family of West Oakland slaying victim Chyemil Pierce has set up a donation account to help her loved ones deal with the …

Crime

The Hemingway Society

<i>The Hemingway Review</i> is a scholarly journal published twice a year by the Hemingway Society and the University of Idaho. It specializes in researched …

Literature

UC Humanities Network

University of California President's Faculty Research Fellowships in the Humanities, 2016-17<p>The UC Humanities Research Institute announces the call …

Humanities

Archives and past articles from the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News, and Philly.com.

The home of over 5.1 million full archive pages of <b>The Philadelphia Inquirer</b> and <b>Philadelphia Daily News</b> print editions<p>Search and browse our historical …