FINALIST FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
Named a notable book of 2019 by the New York Times Book Review, Chicago Tribune, Time, and The Guardian
For the first time—and in the best translation ever—the complete Book of Disquiet, a masterpiece beyond comparison
The New York Times-bestselling, definitive biography of lengendary artist Leonard Cohen
"The Far Field is remarkable, a novel at once politically timely and morally timeless. Madhuri Vijay traces the fault lines of history, love, and obligation running through a fractured family and country. Few novels generate enough power to transform their characters, fewer still their readers.
Sequel to Grammy-nominated bestseller Under the Big Black Sun, continuing the up-close and personal account of the L.A. punk scene, with 50 rare photos$17.00ISBN: 9780385333795Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Delta - January 12th, 1999
The classic memoir that shocked, outraged, and ultimately changed the way America looked at the civil rights movement and the black experience.
$16.00ISBN: 9780316925280Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Back Bay Books - February 2nd, 1998In this exuberantly praised book - a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of David Lynch, from postmodern literary theory to the supposed fun of traveling aboard a Caribbean luxury cruiseliner - David Foster Wallace brings to nonfiction the same curiosity, hilarity, and exhilarating verbal facility that has delight$29.95ISBN: 9780520299450Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: University of California Press - January 8th, 2019"An eloquent and essential correction to contemporary discussions of the American working class."—The Nation
From the ongoing issues of poverty, health, housing and employment to the recent upsurge of lethal police-community relations, the black working class stands at the center of perceptions of social and racial conflict today.