Books Acquired Recently: Duke Sale Edition

I recently ordered a few more books from Duke University Press because they had a 50% off sale for most of May. Two of them came in the mail yesterday. Crawley, Ashton C. The Lonely Letters. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2020. This book got on my radar via a promotional email, and I decidedContinue reading “Books Acquired Recently: Duke Sale Edition”

Books Acquired Recently: Sedgwick Edition

I mentioned in my last post that I am reading more of Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick’s work. These two books are a part of that effort. I’m especially excited to read Fat Art, Thin Art because I haven’t read any of Sedgwick’s poetry before. Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky. Fat Art, Thin Art. Durham, NC: Duke University Press,Continue reading “Books Acquired Recently: Sedgwick Edition”

Books Acquired Recently

Abraham, George. Birthright: Poems. Minneapolis: Button Poetry, 2020. I heard Abraham read in a virtual reading last week. I had never encountered his work before, but was completely blown away by it and decided to order his book right away. The reading was through an independent bookstore in Pittsburgh, and they had a link toContinue reading “Books Acquired Recently”

Books Acquired Recently

Ahmed, Sara. Living a Feminist Life. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017. Duke University Press, purveyors of a plethora of significant queer texts, were having a summer sale, so I got this and Sedgwick’s book for fifty percent off. I’ve been thinking about buying Ahmed’s book on and off since it came out a few monthsContinue reading “Books Acquired Recently”