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Speedboat Cover Image
By Renata Adler, Guy Trebay (Afterword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590176139
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Published: New York Review of Books - March 19th, 2013

Winner of the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award.


Revolution at Point Zero: Housework, Reproduction, and Feminist Struggle Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781604863338
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Published: PM Press - October 5th, 2012

Written between 1975 and the present, the essays collected in this volume representyears of research and theorizing on questions of social reproduction and the consequences of globalization.


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$14.95
ISBN: 9780156949606
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Published: Mariner Books -

One of Woolf's most experimental novels, The Waves presents six characters in monologue - from morning until night, from childhood into old age - against a background of the sea. The result is a glorious chorus of voices that exists not to remark on the passing of events but to celebrate the connection between its various individual parts.


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$16.99
ISBN: 9780062394668
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Published: Ecco Press - September 29th, 2015

Available once again for a new generation of readers, the groundbreaking and candid coming-of-age novel in-real-time from one of America's most celebrated poets that is considered a cult classic.


Afterglow (a Dog Memoir) Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780802127099
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Published: Grove Press - September 12th, 2017

Prolific and widely renowned, Eileen Myles is a trailblazer whose decades of literary and artistic work "set a bar for openness, frankness, and variability few lives could ever match" (New York Review of Books). This newest book paints a kaleidoscopic portrait of a beloved confidant: the pit bull called Rosie.


Blood and Guts in High School Cover Image
By Kathy Acker, Chris Kraus (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802127624
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Published: Grove Press - November 21st, 2017

A masterpiece of surrealist fiction, steeped in controversy upon its first publication in 1984, Blood and Guts in High School is the book that established Kathy Acker as the preeminent voice of post-punk feminism.


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$15.00
ISBN: 9781555977351
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Published: Graywolf Press - January 26th, 2016

An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family


Veronica Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780375727856
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Published: Vintage Books USA - July 18th, 2006

A finalist for the National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award, here is an evocative novel about female friendship in the glittering 1980s.


Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555974077
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 1st, 2004

In this powerful sequence of TV images and essay, Claudia Rankine explores the personal and political unrest of our volatile new century


Direct Action: Protest and the Reinvention of American Radicalism Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781784784096
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Published: Verso - February 21st, 2017

A longtime movement insider's powerful account of the origins of today's protest movements and what they can achieve now


Human Acts Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781101906743
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Published: Hogarth Press - October 17th, 2017

One of Amazon's Top 100 Books of 2017

From the internationally bestselling author of The Vegetarian, a "rare and astonishing" (The Observer) portrait of political unrest and the universal struggle for justice

In the midst of a violent student uprising in South Korea, a young boy named Dong-ho is shockingly killed.