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The Art of Solitude

Stephen Batchelor

“Elegant and formally ingenious.”—Geoff Wisner, Wall Street Journal  In a time of social distancing and isolation, a meditation on the beauty of solitude from renowned Buddhist writer Stephen...

February 18, 2020, Hardcover, $23.00

The Life of Christina of Hane

Christina of Hane; Translation, Introduction, and Annotation by Racha Kirakosian

The first English translation of The Life of Christina of Hane, a gripping account of a largely unknown medieval female mystic The thirteenth-century mystic Christina of Hane led an extraordinary...

November 24, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $30.00

Bill Brandt | Henry Moore

Edited by Martina Droth and Paul Messier

A close look at the work, relationship, and shared influences of two masterful 20th-century artists “The camera,” said Orson Welles, “is a medium via which messages reach us from another world.” It was the...

February 25, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

Nine-Tenths of the Law

Enduring Dispossession in Indonesia

Christian Lund

An exploration of the relationship between possession and legalization across Indonesia, and how people navigate dispossession ?The old aphorism “possession is nine-tenths of the law” is particularly...

January 5, 2021, Paper, $37.50

What Is a Complex System?

James Ladyman and Karoline Wiesner

A clear, concise introduction to the quickly growing field of complexity science that explains its conceptual and mathematical foundations What is a complex system? Although “complexity science” is used to...

August 5, 2020, Paper, $35.00

We Alone

How Humans Have Conquered the Planet and Can Also Save It

David Western

A thoughtful exploration of how humans have endangered the Earth but can pull it back from the brink, as told by a renowned conservationist This personal and thoughtful book by renowned Kenya...

November 24, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Marie Cuttoli

The Modern Thread from Miró to Man Ray

Cindy Kang; With contributions by Laura Pirkelbauer, Laura L. F. Sevelis, Virginia Gardner Troy, K. L. H. Wells, and Bruno Ythier

One woman’s influential contribution to modernism, achieved through a fascinating revival of tapestry Marie Cuttoli (1879–1973) lived in Algeria and Paris in the 1920s and collected the work of avant-garde...

March 24, 2020, Hardcover, $45.00

How to Defend Yourself

Liliana Padilla; Foreword by Ayad Akhtar

A Yale Drama Series-winning play about self-defense, desire, and healing in the aftermath of a college rape Seven college students gather for a DIY self-defense workshop after a sorority sister is raped. They...

September 22, 2020, Paper, $22.00

The Book of Collateral Damage

Sinan Antoon; Translated from the Arabic by Jonathan Wright

Sinan Antoon returns to the Iraq war in a poetic and provocative tribute to reclaiming memory Widely-celebrated author Sinan Antoon’s fourth and most sophisticated novel follows Nameer, a young Iraqi...

April 21, 2020, Paper, $15.00

A Child of the Century

Ben Hecht; With an Introduction by David Denby

Ben Hecht’s critically acclaimed autobiographical memoir, first published in 1954, offers incomparably pungent evocations of Chicago in the 1910s and 1920s, Hollywood in the 1930s, and New York during the Second World War and...

February 11, 2020, Paper, $25.00