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9th Ave: Carl C. Anthony

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Carl C. Anthony discusses his new book The Earth, the City, and the Hidden Narrative of Race.

 

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$21.95
ISBN: 9781613320211
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Published: New Village Press - October 10th, 2017

This book by Carl C. Anthony offers a new story about race and place intended to bridge long-standing racial divides. The long-ignored history of African-American contributions to American infrastructure and the modern economic system is placed in the larger context of the birth of the universe and the evolution of humanity in Africa.


9th Ave: Cristina Rivera Garza and Mauro Javier Cardenas

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Mexican writer Cristina Rivera Garza discusses her new novel, The Iliac Crest, with Mauro Javier Cardenas.

 

Praise for The Iliac Crest

 

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By Cristina Rivera Garza, Sarah Booker (Translator), Elena Poniatowska (Afterword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781558614352
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Published: Feminist Press - October 10th, 2017

On a dark and stormy night, two mysterious women invade an unnamed narrator's house, where they proceed to ruthlessly question their host's identity. While the women are strangely intimate--even inventing a secret language--they harass the narrator by repeatedly claiming that they know his greatest secret: that he is, in fact, a woman.


9th Ave: Alejandro Saravia and María José Gimenez

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Red, Yellow, and Green Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781771961417
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Published: Biblioasis - October 24th, 2017

Traumatized by his past as a Bolivian soldier who, in a sudden coup d'etat, was forced to participate in atrocities, Alfredo flees to Montreal, haunted by the dead. He rides the Montreal metro and pours his guilt and shame into his writing, until he falls for a woman without a nation--a Kurdish freedom-fighter trying to blast an independent Kurdistan into existence.


9th Ave: Hernán Diaz and Stephen Sparks

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Hernán Diaz discusses his new novel, In the Distance, with Stephen Sparks.

 

Praise for In the Distance

In the Distance Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894883
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Published: Coffee House Press - October 10th, 2017

A young Swedish immigrant finds himself penniless and alone in California. The boy travels East in search of his brother, moving on foot against the great current of emigrants pushing West. Driven back again and again, he meets naturalists, criminals, religious fanatics, swindlers, Indians, and lawmen, and his exploits turn him into a legend.


9th Ave: John Freeman and Rabih Alameddine

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Please join us for an evening with John Freeman, Rabih Alameddine and contributors to the new issue of Freeman’s Garnette Cadogan and Solmaz Sharif.

Freeman's: The Future of New Writing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802127297
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Published: Grove Press - October 10th, 2017

"The oldest is 70. The youngest, 26. In between, the best list of this kind I have ever seen."--Marlon James

In three issues, the literary anthology from leading editor John Freeman has gained an international following and wide acclaim: "fresh, provocative, engrossing" (BBC.com), "impressively diverse" (O Magazine), "bold, searching" (Minneapolis Star-Tribune).


Freeman's: Home: The Best New Writing on Home Cover Image
By John Freeman (Editor)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802126481
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Published: Grove Press - April 4th, 2017

The third literary anthology in the series that has been called "ambitious" (O Magazine) and "strikingly international" (Boston Globe), Freeman's: Home, continues to push boundaries in diversity and scope, with stunning new pieces from emerging writers and literary luminaries alike.


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$16.00
ISBN: 9780802127198
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Published: Grove Press - October 17th, 2017

"A sprawling fever dream of a novel, by turns beautiful and horrifying, and impossible to forget . . . When Alameddine aims for the heart, he doesn't miss, and he hits hard . . . The Angel of History isn't just a brilliant novel, it's a heartfelt cry in the dark, a reminder that we can never forget our past, the friends and family we've loved and lost.


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$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977443
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Published: Graywolf Press - July 5th, 2016

*Finalist for the National Book Award*


9th Ave: Stephen Elliott

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Stephen Elliott discusses his new essay collection, Sometimes I Think About It.

 

Praise for Stephen Elliott

Sometimes I Think about It: Essays Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977757
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 7th, 2017

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$16.50
ISBN: 9781555975708
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 28th, 2010

In this groundbreaking memoir, Stephen Elliott pursues parallel investigations: a gripping account of a notorious San Francisco murder trial, and an electric exploration of the self. Destined to be a classic, "The Adderall Diaries "was described by "The Washington Post "as "a serious literary work designed to make you see the world as you've never quite seen it before.


9th Ave: Pat Thomas on Jerry Rubin

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Pat Thomas discusses his new biography, Did It! From Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, An American Revolutionary.

 

About Did It!

Did It! from Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, an American Revolutionary Cover Image
By Pat Thomas, Jerry Rubin (Concept by)
$49.99
ISBN: 9781606998922
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Published: Fantagraphics Books - September 5th, 2017

The author of Listen, Whitey The sights & sounds of Black Power 1965-1975 now chronicles the 1960's and '70's through they eyes of Yippie Jerry Rubin


9th Ave: Sarah Schmidt

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Sarah Schmidt discusses her new book, See What I Have Done.

 

Praise for See What I Have Done

See What I Have Done Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802126597
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - August 1st, 2017

Lizzie Borden took an ax
And gave her mother forty whacks
When she saw what she had done,
She gave her father forty-one.

Or did she?

In this riveting debut novel, See What I Have Done, Sarah Schmidt recasts one of the most fascinating murder cases of all time into an intimate story of a volatile household and a family devoid of love.


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