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Lost Thought By Pearson Moore et al.
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LOST Thought is a lively collaboration between 22 leading experts in the online LOST world and the academic community. Every contributor brings unrestrained passion to these 25 wide-ranging and... More > vital discussions of the personal, cultural, social, and literary implications of the most fascinating, multi-faceted creation ever presented on television. LOST is approached as living, breathing text whose mythology, themes, and theses challenge our culture and our society at every level. Scholars specializing in literary theory, English literature, film theory, art history, LOST studies, theology, pop culture, music theory, art, religious studies, and theater have come together to produce the most extensive analysis of LOST ever presented in a single volume. These 22 experts discuss LOST from 25 different perspectives, taking on issues ranging from the cultural impact of the series as a whole to the social implications of specific characters.< Less
LET THERE BE NO STRIFE BETWEEN US: By Lucille Jones
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LET THERE BE NO MORE STRIFE BETWEEN US: "Think Deep" is a combination experimental memoir/private papers written in a syncopated jazz style that jumps from the 1920's-1930's to contemporary... More > America. These pages are a gold mine for those interested in the autobiographical and imaginative sources of Jones' creative narratives, her canonical work, STOP DAT MODA (Warthum Publishing, distributed by Xlibris), other novels, stories, "retold stories," her creative and literary genius. A must for anyone interested in the literature of the Twentieth Century, Twentieth Century Culture, Twentieth Century Popular Culture, Literary and Creative Theory.< Less
LET THERE BE NO STRIFE BETWEEN US: By Lucille Jones
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LET THERE BE NO MORE STRIFE BETWEEN US: "Think Deep" is a combination experimental memoir/private papers written in a syncopated jazz style that jumps from the 1920's-1930's to contemporary... More > America. These pages are a gold mine for those interested in the autobiographical and imaginative sources of Jones' creative narratives, her canonical work, STOP DAT MODA (Warthum Publishing, distributed by Xlibris), other novels, stories, "retold stories," her creative and literary genius. A must for anyone interested in the literature of the Twentieth Century, Twentieth Century Culture, Twentieth Century Popular Culture, Literary and Creative Theory.< Less
Debunking the Debunkers By Robert Bruce Baird
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James Randi is a trained magician and not competent to judge the nature of reality as well as he would like his followers to believe. There are forces at work in society that are variously called a... More > Knowledge Filter or Literary Theory. Marshall McLuhan knew more than he was allowed to write about these things according to his recent biographer. Noam Chomsky is finally being heard.< Less
The Matrix and the Alice Books By Voicu Mihnea Simandan
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The book presents aspects of intertextuality in the motion picture "The Matrix" and the books "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass" by... More > Lewis Carroll. It makes use of a literary construction developed from Gérard Genette’s structuralist theory of transtextuality as a framework to present how a web of intertextual relationships is clearly formed between the "Alice" books and "The Matrix."< Less
Wishing Bohemian Genius In A Black Coat. By Jonathan Howell
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Poetry from Jonathan Howell ,a poet studying at a Cambridge university department. The poems are anti war with historical literary depth,discussing psycological research and intertwining the topic of... More > IQ and genius.The poetry includes suble theorys of time travel,symbols of chivalry and knights; all within the context of a revolutionary unique style.< Less
Words on a Crumpled Page By Margaret Muir
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While some short pieces are blatantly flippant and ambiguous, others are meant to prick the conscience, tease the imagination or touch the heart. Love and loss, joy and sadness all included in these... More > garbled musings. The author believes that rhyme and reason have their place in most poetry books, but in this inconsequential mix, literary theory has been tried, tested and, in most cases, cast aside. WORDS ON A CRUMPLED PAGE is an eclectic mix of poetry and prose by fiction author, Margaret Muir scribbled on scraps of paper over the last twenty years.< Less
The Dwell By Eleanor Johnson
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Eleanor Johnson is a poet, scholar, translator, and teacher. She studies medieval poetics, ethics, and literary theories. She has taught literature and creative writing at the University of... More > California, Berkeley, and is an Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. She has published poetry in the online magazine Shampoo and has a forthcoming collaborative book entitled "Her Many Feathered Bones," from Achiote Press.< Less
My Molly (Departed) By Talan Memmott
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From one angle, My Molly (Departed) represents a performance whose protagonist is nomadic language itself. From another, it represents the circus of a short-circuited mind in motion (call it the... More > Broken Author Function, Botched Literary History, the effects of a computer virus of text generator) shot through with loss, energetic fluster, and, by its very exhilirated being-in-the-world, pure plain thrill. - Lance Olsen, author of Theories of Forgetting Reading Talan Memmott's Molly is like listening to a vinyl record of the Western literary unconscious, of indecent solo longings brutalized into words, skipping on a tiny grain of dust, and the dust is the evidence of shared longings, and that is indecent too. Everything is fucked up, and it's almost beautiful. - Anna Joy Springer author of The Vicious Red Relic, Love< Less
The Philosophy of Humour By Paul McDonald
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Comic novelist and critic Paul McDonald explores the philosophy of humour in a book that will appeal to philosophers and creative writers alike. One aim of this book is to assess theories of humour... More > and laughter. It concentrates mainly on philosophical approaches to humour— including those of Plato, Aristotle, Cicero, Descartes, Hobbes, Bergson, Kant, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Freud and Bakhtin, but also explores such fields as cultural studies, literary theory, religion, psychoanalysis, and psychology; this broad focus makes for a richer account of humour, its relationship with philosophical thought, and its bearing on the human condition. Readers are invited to engage in creative writing exercises designed to exploit this crucial facet of humour, and to help them explore relevant issues imaginatively. In this way they will deepen their understanding of those issues, whilst at the same time cultivating their own creative skills.< Less

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